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Daria Nicolodi is a Actor and Scriptwriter Italienne born on 19 june 1950 at Florence (Italie)

Daria Nicolodi

Daria Nicolodi
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Nationality Italie
Birth 19 june 1950 at Florence (Italie)
Death 26 november 2020 (at 70 years)

Daria Nicolodi (born 19 June 1950) is an Italian actress and screenwriter.


In the early seventies, she had a relationship with the sculptor Mario Ceroli; their daughter Anna was born in 1973 (she died in a 1994 car accident). Nicolodi had a professional and romantic relationship with director Dario Argento; they met in 1974 during casting for the film Deep Red, and their daughter Asia was born in 1975. They separated in 1985.

Usually with

Dario Argento
Dario Argento
(11 films)
Lamberto Bava
Lamberto Bava
(5 films)
Michele Soavi
Michele Soavi
(5 films)
Mario Bava
Mario Bava
(3 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Daria Nicolodi (25 films)

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The Mother of Tears, 1h38
Directed by Dario Argento
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Fantastic, Fantasy, Horror
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Witches in film, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Asia Argento, Cristian Solimeno, Daria Nicolodi, Moran Atias, Coralina Cataldi-Tassoni, Valeria Cavalli
Roles Elisa Mandy
Rating49% 2.492252.492252.492252.492252.49225
The film begins with members of the Catholic Church digging up the body of a 19th-century church official, whose casket has a box-shaped urn chained to it. Inside the box they discover artifacts belonging to Mater Lachrymarum (Moran Atias), the last surviving member of the Three Mothers; an ancient trio of powerful black witches. In particular, the box contains a magic cloak that, when worn by Mater Lachrymarum, increases her powers significantly.
Rosa and Cornelia
Directed by Giorgio Treves
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Stefania Rocca, Chiara Muti, Athina Cenci, Athina Cenci, Daria Nicolodi
Roles Eleonora, madre di Cornelia
Rating69% 3.476613.476613.476613.476613.47661
En 1748, après une nuit de carnaval à Venise, la jeune comtesse Cornelia (Chiara Muti) est enfermée par ses parents car ceux-ci ont découvert qu'elle était enceinte. Il ne faut surtout pas que le duc de Fontanges à qui Cornelia a été promise en mariage le découvre, sinon le contrat de mariage serait rompu et ce serait une catastrophe sociale et financière. Rosa (Stefania Rocca), une jeune paysanne elle aussi enceinte, est engagée pour aider Piera (Athina Cenci) la vieille nourrice, et pour exécuter le sombre dessein de la famille de Cornelia.
Scarlet Diva, 1h31
Directed by Asia Argento
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Biography
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Asia Argento, Selen, Francesca D'Aloja, Daria Nicolodi, Leo Gullotta, Paolo Bonacelli
Roles Anna's Mother
Rating50% 2.502682.502682.502682.502682.50268
Scarlet Diva is a semi-autobiographical film about the Italian actress and director Asia Argento's life as an actress. A self-destructive streak in Anna Batista (Argento) pulls her into drugs, sex and other excesses. To combat this descent, she attempts to fulfill her creative side by becoming a film director. Batista's attempts to realize her talent is thwarted however by her desires and the uncaring responses of those around her. As part of her plans to become a director and bring her story to the screen, Batista travels to Los Angeles but only meets a shady film producer (Joe Coleman). She falls in love with an uncaring Australian rock and roll star (Jean Shepard), then finds out she is pregnant by him. But her life is still in disarray as she uses drugs to help her feel better. Released in January 2000, Scarlet Diva was shot entirely on digital video, making it among the earliest feature films to be created with this technology.
Viola Kisses Everybody, 1h30
Directed by Giovanni Veronesi
Genres Comedy
Actors Massimo Ceccherini, Valerio Mastandrea, Rocco Papaleo, Asia Argento, Enzo Robutti, Daria Nicolodi
Roles Sibilla
Rating50% 2.5254852.5254852.5254852.5254852.525485
Three friends: Max (Massimo Ceccherini), Samuele (Valerio Mastandrea) and Nicola (Rocco Papaleo) go on holiday in their caravan. During the trip, Viola (Asia Argento), who has just robbed a bank, accosts the campers and takes them hostage. Initially the three are frightened, but gradually gain confidence with the girl and they become friends. Finally they decide to help her dispose of the priceless coins from the robbery.
The Sect
The Sect (1991)
, 1h51
Directed by Michele Soavi
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Horror
Themes Films about religion, Demons in film
Actors Kelly Curtis, Herbert Lom, Mariangela Giordano, Carla Cassola, Richard Sammel, Tomas Arana
Rating61% 3.052773.052773.052773.052773.05277
Following a 70s set prologue, the film takes place in present day Frankfurt, Germany. Miriam Kreisl (Kelly Curtis) is a young schoolteacher who narrowly misses her car hitting an old man carrying a box. Reluctantly, she takes in Moebius Kelly (Herbert Lom), the mysterious old man. What she doesn't know is that their meeting is no accident. Moebius is the elder of a Satanic sect and she has been chosen to give birth to the son of Satan.
Paganini Horror
Directed by Luigi Cozzi
Origin Italie
Genres Horror, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Daria Nicolodi, Donald Pleasence
Roles Sylvia Hackett
Rating43% 2.1616952.1616952.1616952.1616952.161695
Un groupe de pop composé de jeunes femmes décide de tourner un clip video dans la maison où le célèbre compositeur Paganini a vendu son âme au diable après avoir sacrifié sa fiancée. La musique achetée par le manager du groupe à un individu suspect s'avère être une création inédite du compositeur Paganini. Lors de la répétition, les sons éveillent le diable et le fantôme du compositeur.
Sinbad of the Seven Seas, 1h33
Directed by Enzo G. Castellari, Luigi Cozzi
Origin Italie
Genres Science fiction, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Children's films
Actors Lou Ferrigno, John Steiner, Ennio Girolami, Alessandra Martines, Cork Hubbert, Massimo Vanni
Roles Narrator
Rating43% 2.1557252.1557252.1557252.1557252.155725
In the city of Basra, the evil vizier Jaffar has clouded the caliph's mind and imprisoned his daughter, Princess Alina in order to marry her. Jaffar has four of the town's five sacred gems sent to dangerous and evil places where they will be carefully guarded by magical forces. Sinbad and his crew arrive at the caliph's palace, only to be captured by the hypnotised soldiers. Jaffar sentences Sinbad's crew to the torture chamber while the mighty sailor is to be locked in a pit full of snakes. Sinbad gets out of the snake pit using some snakes tied together into a rope and later rescues his companions from the torture chamber. As they flee the controlled Basra, Jaffar grants power from evil forces to help him kill Sinbad, this summons an evil cloud over Sinbad's ship and the Legions of Darkness, undead warriors. Together with the help of his friends, Sinbad manages to defeat the undead and the leader. Sinbad heads to a mysterious island to seek the help of a wise Oracle, who tells them the location of the four sacred gems of Basra. Then, he sails to an island and finds the gem by himself, he destroys a towering rock monster and retrieves the gem. Jaffar is joined by another ally, Soukra, a sorceress, and they prepare Jaffar's scheming plan. The second gem is on the island of the Amazons, the Amazons hypnotise Sinbad's crew and the Queen takes Sinbad with her. The Bald Cook and Poochie the dwarf save Sinbad and retrieves the second gem, the Queen's necklace. Next, Sinbad and his team head to the Isle of the Dead, where they battle Ghost Knights who have risen from the dead to fulfill their destiny. Sinbad goes for the Ghost King while his companions battle the Knights. Jaffar casts Sinbad's ship and his crew in the middle of the sea, leaving the sailor alone on the Isle of the Dead. Jaffar gives life to the Ghost King using his evil powers, and it weakens Sinbad, but he resists and destroys the Ghost King with his own sword and takes the third sacred gem. Later, Sinbad meets Kira, and her father, Nadir the wizard, two survivors on the Isle of the Dead who came there on a flying balloon. Sinbad agrees to help them get rid of the vicious monsters of the island and is aided by Kira, they encounter a group of ghouls, Sinbad fights them but Kira is captured by them. Sinbad rescues Kira but has to face a terrible monster able to fire bolts of energy from its wrists guarding the last sacred gem of Basra, Sinbad defeats the evil creature with the gems he has and retrieves the last one and they, along with Nadir escape the island on a balloon. Sinbad meets up with his companions and they go off to face Jaffar, Sinbad's men face off the soldiers while Sinbad battles Jaffar. The wizard creates an exact Sinbad clone to battle the sailor, but he manages to defeat it. Eventually, Jaffar is captured by Sinbad and Princess Alina is rescued. Peace has been restored to the world with the sacred gems.
Opera (1987)
, 1h47
Directed by Dario Argento
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Horror, Crime
Themes Films about music and musicians, Serial killer films, Musical films
Actors Cristina Marsillach, Ian Charleson, Urbano Barberini, Coralina Cataldi-Tassoni, Daria Nicolodi, William McNamara
Roles Mira
Rating68% 3.448483.448483.448483.448483.44848
The film centers around young, insecure opera singer Betty (Cristina Marsillach). After the lead in Verdi's Macbeth is injured in a car accident, Betty is reluctantly thrust into the role in the opera. During her first performance, a murder takes place in one of the opera boxes. Mysterious murders continue throughout the film as Betty is stalked and those around her meet their unfortunate end. The killer binds and places tape under Betty's eyelids with needles attached so she is unable to blink, and therefore forced to watch as the murders take place. Meanwhile, Betty continues to have frightening dreams involving a masked person and her mother. During the final performance of the opera the killer is revealed, and Betty must confront her past in a terrifying climax.
Delirium: Photo of Gioia, 1h45
Directed by Lamberto Bava
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Horror
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Serena Grandi, Daria Nicolodi, George Eastman, Capucine, Sabrina Salerno, Corrado Pani
Roles Evelyn
Rating56% 2.800462.800462.800462.800462.80046
A former prostitute is in charge of a successful men's magazine. An obsessed admirer systematically slaughters her models (which also increases the magazine's sales) and supplies the mistress with pictures of their disfigured corpses taken in front of her semi-nude posters visible in the background. The more he kills, the closer the killer gets to slaughtering his obsession.
Macaroni (1985)
, 1h44
Directed by Ettore Scola
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Buddy films
Actors Jack Lemmon, Marcello Mastroianni, Daria Nicolodi, Isa Danieli, Marc Berman, Jean-François Perrier
Roles Laura Di Falco
Rating63% 3.1942453.1942453.1942453.1942453.194245
Jack Lemmon plays a successful, physically exhausted, pill-popping American businessman, going through a divorce, who visits Naples, Italy. He spends several days there as a guest of a local business acquaintance, played by Marcello Mastroianni, who has a more laid-back philosophy and is devoted to his large family. In the process, Lemmon's character learns how to relax and live the good life.
Phenomena (1985)
, 1h55
Directed by Dario Argento, Michele Soavi
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Fantasy, Horror
Themes Films about animals, Films about insects, Serial killer films
Actors Jennifer Connelly, Daria Nicolodi, Dalila Di Lazzaro, Donald Pleasence, Patrick Bauchau, Fiorenza Tessari
Roles Frau Brückner
Rating67% 3.351053.351053.351053.351053.35105
After missing the bus in the Swiss countryside, a tourist, Vera Brandt (Fiore Argento), tries looking for help. She comes across a home, and upon entering, she is attacked by an unknown stranger, who then proceeds to chase and behead her. Eight months later, Jennifer Corvino (Jennifer Connelly), arrives at the Swiss Richard Wagner Academy for Girls, chaperoned by Frau Brückner (Daria Nicolodi), who places her with roommate Sophie (Federica Mastroianni). While sleepwalking through the academy and out onto the roof, Jennifer witnesses a student being murdered. She awakens and falls, fleeing and eventually becoming lost in the woods. Forensic entomologist John McGregor (Donald Pleasence)'s chimpanzee attendant Inga (Tanga) finds her and leads her to him. Witnessing her apparent interaction with his insects, McGregor comes to believe she has a special gift for telepathy with them. Inspector Rudolf Geiger (Patrick Bauchau) is also in the case alongside McGregor. Back at the academy, the headmistress has Jennifer medically tested via EEG for her sleepwalking. The procedure makes Jennifer uneasy when she gets brief visions of the previous night's events. The headmistress then has Sophie look after Jennifer in case she sleepwalks again.
Tenebrae (1982)
, 1h41
Directed by Dario Argento
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Horror, Crime
Themes Films about writers, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Serial killer films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Anthony Franciosa, John Saxon, Daria Nicolodi, Mirella D'Angelo, John Steiner, Theresa Russell
Roles Anne
Rating69% 3.4986553.4986553.4986553.4986553.498655
Peter Neal, an American writer of violent horror novels, is in Italy to promote his latest work, Tenebrae. He is accompanied by his literary agent, Bullmer and his assistant, Anne. Neal is unaware that he has also been followed to Rome by his embittered ex-wife, Jane. Just before Neal arrived in Rome, Elsa, a young female shoplifter, was murdered with a razor by an unseen assailant. The murderer sends Neal a letter informing him that his books have inspired him to go on a killing spree. Neal is soon contacted by the police in the form of Detective Giermani and his female partner, Inspector Altieri.