Ennio Morricone

Born: 10 November 1928, Rome

Highlighted works

  • The Battle of Algiers

    The Battle of Algiers

    Gillo Pontecorvo’s masterpiece about the turbulent last years of French colonial rule in Algeria, seen from the perspective of both the guerrilla revolutionaries and the French authorities.

  • Once upon a Time in the West

    Once upon a Time in the West

    The railroad rushes westward, bringing power and progress with it, in Sergio Leone’s grandest spaghetti western, an operatic homage to Hollywood’s mythology of the Old West.

  • Days of Heaven

    Days of Heaven

    Richard Gere plays a Chicagoan trying to make a new life in the country… but love gets in the way.

  • SALÒ O LE CENTOVENTI GIORNATE DI SODOMA

    SALÒ O LE CENTOVENTI GIORNATE DI SODOMA

    Pier Paolo Pasolini’s controversial adaptation of the Marquis de Sade’s novel, relocated to Benito Mussolini’s fascist republic.

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