Biography

Dario Argento (born 7 September 1940) is an Italian film director, producer, film critic and screenwriter. He is best known for his work in the horror film genre during the 1970s and 1980s, particularly in the subgenre known as giallo, and for his influence on modern horror films.

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Dario Argento (born 7 September 1940) is an Italian film director, producer, film critic and screenwriter. He is best known for his work in the horror film genre during the 1970s and 1980s, particularly in the subgenre known as giallo, and for his influence on modern horror films.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Dario Argento, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 71

Birthday 1940-09-07

Place of Birth Roma, Lazio, Italia

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Sirio Bernadotte
  • 다리오 아르젠토

Writing TV ShowsMovies

2018 SuspiriaOriginal Film Writer
2018 SuspiriaCharacters
2012 Dracula 3DWriter
2010 GialloScreenplay
2007 The Mother of TearsWriter
2005 Do You Like Hitchcock?Writer
2004 The Card PlayerStory
2004 The Card PlayerScreenplay
2001 SleeplessScreenplay
1998 The Phantom of the OperaScreenplay
1997 The Wax MaskStory
1996 The Stendhal SyndromeStory
1996 The Stendhal SyndromeWriter
1993 TraumaWriter
1991 The SectWriter
1990 Two Evil EyesScreenplay
1989 The ChurchScreenplay
1989 The ChurchStory
1987 OperaWriter
1986 Demons 2Writer
1985 DemonsScreenplay
1985 PhenomenaStory
1985 PhenomenaScreenplay
1982 TenebreScreenplay
1980 InfernoScreenplay
1978 Dawn of the DeadScript Consultant
1977 SuspiriaScreenplay
1975 Deep RedWriter
1973 The Five DaysWriter
1973 Door Into Darkness(2 episodes)Writer
1973 Door Into Darkness(1 episode)Screenplay
1972 Man Called AmenWriter
1971 Four Flies on Grey VelvetStory
1971 Four Flies on Grey VelvetScreenplay
1971 The Cat o' Nine TailsScreenplay
1971 The Cat o' Nine TailsStory
1970 The Bird with the Crystal PlumageWriter
1969 Season of the SensesWriter
1969 The Five Man ArmyScreenplay
1969 Legion of the DamnedScreenplay
1969 Possibility ZeroWriter
1969 Cemetery Without CrossesWriter
1968 Once Upon a Time in the WestStory
1968 The Sexual RevolutionScreenplay
1968 CommandosScreenplay
1968 Commandments for a GangsterScreenplay
1968 Today We Kill, Tomorrow We Die!Writer
1966 Pardon, Are You for or Against?Writer

Directing

La puerta en la oscuridadDirector
2019 The SandmanDirector
2015 MacbethDirector
2012 Dracula 3DDirector
2010 GialloDirector
2007 The Mother of TearsDirector
2006 PeltsDirector
2005 JeniferDirector
2005 Masters of Horror(2 episodes)Director
2005 Do You Like Hitchcock?Director
2004 The Card PlayerDirector
2001 SleeplessDirector
1998 The Phantom of the OperaDirector
1996 The Stendhal SyndromeDirector
1993 TraumaDirector
1991 The King of AdsDirector
1990 Two Evil EyesDirector
1988 Trussardi Action Fashion ParadeDirector
1987 OperaDirector
1985 PhenomenaDirector
1982 TenebreDirector
1980 InfernoDirector
1977 SuspiriaDirector
1975 Deep RedDirector
1973 The Five DaysDirector
1973 Door Into Darkness(1 episode)Director
1971 Four Flies on Grey VelvetDirector
1971 The Cat o' Nine TailsDirector
1970 The Bird with the Crystal PlumageDirector

Acting

2018 Friedkin Uncut
2017 Terreur et glamour - Montée et déclin du studio Hammer as Himself
2016 Blood on Méliès' Moon
2014 Nessuno Siamo Perfetti as Himself
2012 Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss as Himself
2012 Der Fall der vier Fliegen as Himself (Archive footage 2002)
2008 A Dark Fairy Tale as himself
2005 Ban The Sadist Videos! as Himself
2004 Mario Bava: Operazione paura as Himself
2004 Non risponde più as Himself
2001 Conducting Dario Argento's 'Opera'
2000 Dario Argento: An Eye for Horror as Himself
1997 Il museo degli orrori di Dario Argento as Himself
1996 Bits & Pieces as man confessing to Franciscan monk
1992 Innocent Blood as Paramedic
1991 Fear in the Dark as Himself
1991 Dario Argento: Master of Horror as Himself
1989 This Is Horror as Himself
1987 Opera as Narrator (voice)
1985 Bellissimo: Images of the Italian Cinema as Himself
1985 Dario Argento's World of Horror as Himself
1982 Tenebre as Narrator (Italian version) / Murderer's Hands (uncredited)
1980 Inferno as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
1977 Suspiria as Narrator (voice)
1973 Door Into Darkness(4 episodes) as Himself - Host

Production

2007 The Mother of TearsProducer
2004 The Card PlayerProducer
2001 SleeplessProducer
2000 Scarlet DivaProducer
1997 The Wax MaskProducer
1996 The Stendhal SyndromeProducer
1993 TraumaProducer
1991 The SectProducer
1990 Two Evil EyesExecutive Producer
1989 The ChurchProducer
1987 OperaProducer
1986 Demons 2Producer
1985 DemonsProducer
1985 PhenomenaProducer

Crew

1969 One Night at DinnerScript
1967 Every Man Is My EnemyAdditional Writing

Sound

1978 Dawn of the DeadMusic
1977 SuspiriaOriginal Music Composer

Creator

1973 Door Into DarknessCreator

Editing

1978 Dawn of the DeadEditor

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