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Mario Monicelli

1915 - 2010

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Mario Alberto Ettore Monicelli (Italian: [ˈmaːrjo moniˈtʃɛlli]; 16 May 1915 – 29 November 2010) was an Italian film director and screenwriter, one of the masters of the commedia all'italiana ("Italian-style comedy"). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Monicelli has received more than 279,851 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia. Mario Monicelli is the 238th most popular film director (down from 229th in 2019), the 1,417th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,368th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Italian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Mario Monicelli ranks 238 out of 1,581Before him are Stephen Frears, Chris Marker, Arthur Penn, Raoul Walsh, Julien Duvivier, and Youssef Chahine. After him are John G. Avildsen, Barry Levinson, Jane Campion, Mikhail Kalatozov, Stanley Donen, and Mauritz Stiller.

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Among people born in 1915, Mario Monicelli ranks 53Before him are Kaoru Ishikawa, Terence Young, Laurent Schwartz, Peter Medawar, Robert, Archduke of Austria-Este, and Modibo Keïta. After him are W. Arthur Lewis, Rashid Behbudov, Konstantin Simonov, Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., László Csatáry, and Gyula Zsengellér. Among people deceased in 2010, Mario Monicelli ranks 50Before him are Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen, Anton Geesink, Bekim Fehmiu, Stjepan Bobek, Arthur Penn, and Ryszard Kaczorowski. After him are Francisco Varallo, Enzo Bearzot, Juliet Anderson, Bent Larsen, Martin Gardner, and Hwang Jang-yop.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Mario Monicelli ranks 1,417 out of 4,668Before him are Anita Pallenberg (1942), Felicitas of Rome (101), Gaetano Bresci (1869), Princess Maria Antonia of Naples and Sicily (1784), Gaetano Mosca (1858), and Pietro Parolin (1955). After him are Nino Vaccarella (1933), Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma (1612), Praxedes (100), Paula of Rome (347), Francesco Maria Piave (1810), and Carlo Scarpa (1906).


Among film directors born in Italy, Mario Monicelli ranks 23Before him are Francesco Rosi (1922), Giuseppe Tornatore (1956), Liliana Cavani (1933), Mario Bava (1914), Marco Ferreri (1928), and Lucio Fulci (1927). After him are Joe D'Amato (1936), Gillo Pontecorvo (1919), Damiano Damiani (1922), Ruggero Deodato (1939), Ermanno Olmi (1931), and Giuseppe De Santis (1917).