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Birth Name: Luchino Visconti di Modrone

Born: 2 November 1906 Died: 17 March 1976

Country of origin: Italy

Height: 6' 1"


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Description: Luchino Visconti, duke of Modrone (November 2, 1906 - March 17, 1976) was an Italian theatre and cinema director and writer. Born in a noble and wealthy family (one of the richest of northern Italyin) in Milan, at the age of 30 he went to Paris, and began his career as Jean Renoir's assistant in 1936, due to the intercession of the common friend Coco Chanel, in Une partie de campagne. After a short tour to the U.S., where he visited Hollywood, he was back in Italy to act as Renoir's assistant again for La Tosca (1939), a production that was interrupted and later completed by German director Karl Koch because of the war. To ... (more)
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Movies directed by

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Most recent
1. The Leopard (1963)
Rating:
7.7
262 Watched
Rating:
8.2
204 Watched
3. Death in Venice (1971)
Rating:
7.8
200 Watched
4. Ossessione (1943)
Rating:
7.4
88 Watched
5. Senso (1954)
Rating:
7.7
87 Watched




Movies written by

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1. The Leopard (1963)
Rating:
7.7
262 Watched
Rating:
8.2
204 Watched
3. Death in Venice (1971)
Rating:
7.8
200 Watched
4. Ossessione (1943)
Rating:
7.4
88 Watched
5. Senso (1954)
Rating:
7.7
87 Watched




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1. La Terra Trema (1948)
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7.8
58 Watched
2. 1960 (2010)
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7
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6.5
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7
6 want to see
5. Callas assoluta (2007)
Rating:
7.5
3 want to see




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2. Arena (1975)
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6.3
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7
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4. Visconti (2002)
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""It seems that boredom is one of the greatest discoveries of our time. If so, there's no question but that he must be considered a pioneer." "


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" Death in Venice (Morte a Venezia, 1971) "


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"Antonioni It seems that boredom is one of the great discoveries of our time. If so, there's no question but that he must be considered a pioneer. Buñel I think today there are too many directors taking themselves seriously; the only one capable of saying anything really new and interesting is Luis Bunuel. He's a very great director."


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