Fernando Di Leo

(San Ferdinando di Puglia, 11 January 1932 – 1 December 2003)

 

After graduating in law starts from the ground up on movie sets and attended both the experimental centre of cinematography, he made his debut as Director and screenwriter. Became Director in spaghetti westerns, including Kiss Kiss ... Bang Bang, RingoAt the beginning of the first film work is not credited, as for the screenplays of a fistful of dollars and for a few dollars moreHe made his debut as a Director in 1963 Leo with the episodic film heroes of yesterday ... today .... Tomorrow, begins to detective, and erotic films, directs drama series for tv. A movie never achieves from Darlington was the God Kurt, adapted from the play by the writer Alberto Moravia. The movie, scripted by Niro had to recount the myth of Oedipus transferred in a Nazi concentration camp. Filming should begin in September 1973, in Trieste. The actors were Henry Fonda and Charlette Rampling, the budget was a billion lire. But unfortunately the distributors scared by the theme of the movie halted the project. Another film gone bad for Darlington was The Pederast, story of a homosexual movie had to treat homosexuality without taboos, but given the period (1972) production block everything for fear of protests.

 

 

Filmography

 

The heroes of yesterday ... today ... tomorrow, episode a place in heaven, co-directed by Enzo Daniel (1963)

Red roses for the füher (1968)

Brucia, ragazzo, Brucia (1969)

Love hurts (1969)

The boys of the massacre (1969)

The beast kills in cold blood (1971)

Milano calibro 9 (1972)

La mala ordina (1972)

The boss (1973)

The seduction (1973)

The policeman is rotten (1974)

Colpo in canna (1975)

The town turned upside down: Chase to robbers (1975)

Gli amici di Nick Hezard (1976)

The masters of the city (1976)

Blood diamonds (1978)

Avere vent'anni (1978)

Vacanze per un massacro – Madness (1980)

The killer over-the-Hill (1981)

Violent Race (1984)

Killer vs Killers (1985)

 

 

Filmography As Screenwriter

 

The heroes of yesterday ... today ... tomorrow (1963)

A fistful of dollars (1964), directed by Sergio Leone

For a few dollars more (1965), directed by Sergio Leone

The return of Ringo (1965) directed by Duccio Tessar

Sugar Colt, directed by Franco Giraldi (1966)

The colt sang la morte e fu ... tempo di massacro directed by Lucio Fulci (1966)

The long days of revenge directed by Florestano Vancini (1966)

Navajo Joe directed by Sergio Corbucci (1966)

7 guns for MaGregor directed by Franco Giraldi (1966)

Kiss Kiss ... Bang Bang directed by Duccio Tesssari (1966)

Johnny Yuma directed by Romolo Guerrieri (1966)

Seven women for MacGregor directed by Franco Giraldi (1967)

Pecos is here: pray and die directed by Maurizio Lucidi (1967)

Hate for hate directed by Domenico Paolella (1967)

God creates them. I kill them!, directed by Paolo Bianchini (1968)

With rides him death directed by Giuseppe Vari (1967)

Wanted directed by Giorgio Ferroni (1967)

Murder by appointment , directed by Mino Guerrini (1967) 

A kind of guns directed by Giuseppe Vari (1967)

The long challenge by Mohamed Tazi and nino Zanchin (1967)

Red roses for the füher (1968)

Gangsters ' 70 Director of Mino Guerrini (1968)

... and the time came to kill, directed by Enzo Daniel (1968)

Beyond the law, directed by Giorgio Stegani (1968)

Every man for himself, directed by Giorgio Capitani (1968)

The boys of the massacre (1969)

Brucia, ragazzo, Brucia (1969)

Love hurts (1969)

The beast kills in cold blood (1971)

Milano Calibro 9 (1972)

La mala ordina (1972)

The boss (1973)

The seduction (1974)

Colpo in canna (1975)

The town turned upside down: Chase to robbers (1975)

Uomini si nasce poliziotti si muore, directed by Ruggero Deodato (1976)

Free dangerous armed, directed by Romolo Guerrieri (1976)

The masters of the city (1976)

Blood diamonds (1978)

Avere vent'anni (1978)

Vacanze per un massacro – Madness (1980)

Violent Race (1984) 

Killer against Killer (1985)

 

 

Filmography Actor

 

The heroes of yesterday ... today .... Tomorrow (1963)

Love hurts (1969)

Milano calibro 9 (1972)

La mala ordina (1972)

Sesso in testa (1974)

Nick Herzard's friends (1976)

Avere vent'anni (1978)

Operación Comando (1980)

Serè cualquier cosa, te quiero (1986)

Mamà querida (1988)