Biography

Sergio Leone (January 3, 1929 – April 30, 1989) was an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter most associated with the "Spaghetti Western" genre. Leone's film-making style includes juxtaposing extreme close-up shots with lengthy long shots. His movies include The Colossus of Rhodes, the Dollars Trilogy (A Fistful of Dollars; For a Few Dollars More; and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly), Once Upon a Time in the West; Duck, You Sucker!; and Once Upon a Time in America.

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Sergio Leone (January 3, 1929 – April 30, 1989) was an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter most associated with the "Spaghetti Western" genre. Leone's film-making style includes juxtaposing extreme close-up shots with lengthy long shots. His movies include The Colossus of Rhodes, the Dollars Trilogy (A Fistful of Dollars; For a Few Dollars More; and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly), Once Upon a Time in the West; Duck, You Sucker!; and Once Upon a Time in America.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Sergio Leone,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1929-01-03

Day of Death 1989-04-30

Place of Birth Rome, Italy

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Also Known As

  • Bob Robertson

Directing TV ShowsMovies

1991 The King of AdsDirector
1984 Once Upon a Time in AmericaDirector
1975 A Genius, Two Friends, and an IdiotAssistant Director
1973 My Name Is NobodySecond Assistant Director
1971 Duck, You SuckerDirector
1968 Once Upon a Time in the WestDirector
1966 The Good, the Bad and the UglyDirector
1965 For a Few Dollars MoreDirector
1964 A Fistful of DollarsDirector
1961 The Colossus of RhodesDirector
1959 The Last Days of PompeiiAssistant Director
1959 The Nun's StoryAssistant Director
1950 Outlaw GirlAssistant Director
1949 Il TrovatoreAssistant Director
1948 Bicycle ThievesAssistant Director

Writing

1986 Great!Writer
1984 Once Upon a Time in AmericaScreenplay
1973 My Name Is NobodyIdea
1971 Duck, You SuckerStory
1971 Duck, You SuckerScreenplay
1968 Once Upon a Time in the WestScreenplay
1968 Once Upon a Time in the WestStory
1966 The Good, the Bad and the UglyStory
1966 The Good, the Bad and the UglyScreenplay
1965 For a Few Dollars MoreScreenplay
1964 A Fistful of DollarsScreenplay
1961 The Seven RevengesWriter
1959 The Last Days of PompeiiWriter
1959 Sign of the GladiatorWriter

Acting

Il etait une fois Sergio Leone as Sergio Leone
2018 Sad Hill Unearthed as Himself (archive footage)
2015 Spanish Western as Himself (archive footage)
2014 Il était une fois Sergio Leone
2013 Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story as Himself
2005 The Spaghetti West as Himself
2003 Once Upon a Time in the West: An Opera of Violence as Himself
2000 Clint Eastwood: Out of the Shadows as Himself - Director (archive footage)
2000 Kino kolossal - Herkules, Maciste & Co as Himself
1985 Bellissimo: Images of the Italian Cinema as Himself
1965 For a Few Dollars More as Whistling Bounty Hunter (voice) (uncredited)
1948 Bicycle Thieves as A Seminary Student (uncredited)

Production

1981 Bianco, rosso e VerdoneExecutive Producer
1980 Fun Is BeautifulProducer
1977 The CatProducer
1975 A Genius, Two Friends, and an IdiotExecutive Producer
1973 My Name Is NobodyExecutive Producer

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