Knowledge Identifier: +Sergio_Leone
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1929.
Countries: United States (37%), Italy (24%), (13%)
Linked to: Cinecitta, Irish Republican Army, Jews, Paramount Pictures
Charles Bronson - The director, Sergio Leone, once called him "the greatest actor I ever worked with", and had wanted to cast Bronson for the lead in 1964's "A Fistful of Dollars"
Gabriele Ferzetti - In 1968, he played railroad baron Morton in Sergio Leone's celebrated "Once Upon a Time in the West"
Rik Battaglia - In 1971 he appeared in Sergio Leone's "A Fistful of Dynamite"
In 1978, he was a member of the jury at the 28th Berlin International Film Festival.
Jennifer Connelly - At one, Connelly was selected for a supporting role as the aspiring dancer and actress Deborah Gelly in Sergio Leone's 1984 gangster epic "Once Upon a Time in America"
Danny Aiello - He was paired with DeNiro again for the 1984 Sergio Leone gangster epic, "Once Upon a Time in America", as a police chief whose name was "Aiello
Tuesday Weld - In 1984, she appeared in Sergio Leone's gangster epic "Once Upon a Time in America", playing a jeweler's secretary who is in on a plan to steal a shipment of diamonds
Harrison Salisbury - "The 900 Days" was in the process of being adapted into a feature film by famous Italian director Sergio Leone at the time of Leone's death in 1989
In 1992, Eastwood directed "Unforgiven", a revisionist western drama for which he won an Oscar for best director, as well as Best Picture
Brian Michael Bendis - Bendis' best-known early work, "Jinx", starring the titular bounty hunter in a crime noir version of the Sergio Leone film "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly", began publication in 1996, and ran seven issues from Caliber
Henry Hopkins Sibley - It was released as part of "The Sergio Leone Anthology" by Metro-Goldwyn May er in 2003
Wisconsin Film Festival - The 2010 festival included work by Michel Gondry, Jan H?ebejk, Ken Loach, Mary Sweeney, Radu Jude, Liu Jiayin, Gianni Di Gregorio, James Marsh, Jessica Hausner, Henrik Ruben Ganz, Maren Ade, Xavier Dolan, Corneliu Porumboiu, Karen Shakhnazarov, Bradley Rust Gray, Sarah Watts, Lixin Fan, Bert I. Gordon, George Kuchar, Sergio Leone, Ladislas Starewitch, Jules Dassin, John Frankenheimer, and Elia Kazan