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Mario Scaccia

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Birth 26 december 1919
Death 25 january 2011 (at 91 years)

Mario Scaccia (26 December 1919 – 26 January 2011) was an Italian actor and author. He was a prominent figure in the Italian theatre of '900.

Biography

Born in Rome, the son of a painter, during the Second World War Scaccia was conscripted into the army as an officer in Sicily; made prisoner by the American army, he was taken in Morocco, where he remained three years. In 1945 Scaccia returned to Rome, where he abandoned his studies in pedagogy and enrolled at the Accademia Nazionale di Arte Drammatica Silvio D'Amico, attending only the first year; in 1946 he started appearing on stage, usually as character actor. In 1961 Scaccia was co-founder, together with Valeria Moriconi, Franco Enriquez and Glauco Mauri, of the Compagnia dei Quattro ("Company of the Four") that gained critical and commercial success. At the same time Scaccia was a prolific character actor in films, TV series and radio-dramas.

Scaccia was also an author and a poet; his works include several autobiographies. He died in Rome at 91, as a result of complications for a surgical intervention.

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Filmography of Mario Scaccia (39 films)

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Secondo Ponzio Pilato, 1h45
Directed by Luigi Magni
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Films about religion, Films based on the Bible, Portrayals of Jesus in film
Actors Nino Manfredi, Stefania Sandrelli, Lando Buzzanca, Flavio Bucci, Antonio Pierfederici, Mario Scaccia
Roles Imperatore Tiberio
Rating64% 3.2318153.2318153.2318153.2318153.231815
The Roman tribune Pontius Pilate then runs Jesus Christ and then, never mind, allows Christ to be executed after being scourged. Crucified and dead, Jesus Christ promises to the faithful that would be resurrected three days after his earthly death. From this point Pontius Pilate begins to be opposed and hated by the Roman people that he realizes his mistake and that the Jews, who in turn are severely punished by the Emperor Tiberius.
Eye, evil eye, parsley and fennel
Directed by Sergio Martino
Genres Comedy
Actors Lino Banfi, Milena Vukotic, Janet Ågren, Elisa Kadigia Bove, Dagmar Lassander, Dino Cassio
Roles Corinto Marchiella (episodio "Il pelo della disgrazia")
Rating59% 2.9947052.9947052.9947052.9947052.994705
Black Journal, 1h55
Directed by Mauro Bolognini
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Actors Shelley Winters, Laura Antonelli, Max von Sydow, Renato Pozzetto, Milena Vukotic, Alberto Lionello
Roles Rosario
Rating62% 3.1377253.1377253.1377253.1377253.137725
Léa, originaire du Sud de l’Italie, s'est installée dans une ville du Nord pour rejoindre Rosario, son mari. Elle doit vendre des billets de loterie. Dès son arrivée, elle éprouve une aversion pour sa nouvelle demeure choisie par son mari, qui peu après est victime d'une attaque cérébrale paralysante. Léa a eu treize enfants, tous morts soit après un avortement lorsqu’ils n'avaient que quelques mois, sauf un, Michele (Antonio Marsina) pour qui Léa est prise d’une affection maladive. Elle reçoit en confidence de Berta Maner, une de ses clientes ayant gagné le gros lot à la loterie qu’elle doit rejoindre son époux aux États-Unis, après des années de séparation.
Double Murder, 1h48
Directed by Steno
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Marcello Mastroianni, Ursula Andress, Gianfranco Barra, Agostina Belli, Peter Ustinov, Mario Scaccia
Roles Marino Cianciarelli
Rating56% 2.8090952.8090952.8090952.8090952.809095
Le commissaire de police Baldassare, assisté d’un homme politique, est chargé d’enquêter sur le mystérieux décès d’un prince dans un immeuble ancien.
Goodnight, Ladies and Gentlemen, 1h58
Directed by Nanni Loy, Mario Monicelli, Ettore Scola, Furio Scarpelli, Luigi Comencini, Luigi Magni, Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Ruggero Maccari
Origin Italie
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about religion, Films about television, Films about terrorism
Actors Senta Berger, Carlo Bagno, Adolfo Celi, Vittorio Gassman, Nino Manfredi, Paolo Villaggio
Roles Cardinale Piazza-Colonna
Rating65% 3.2986353.2986353.2986353.2986353.298635
The film in a satirical and grotesque manner, which tells various episodes of low corrupt society of Italy in the 1970s. The journalist Paolo T. Fiume (Marcello Mastroianni) is the thread of the various episodes of the film, as he himself does interviews in various situations to grotesque characters.
Soldier of Fortune, 1h35
Directed by Pasquale Festa Campanile
Origin Italie
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure
Actors Bud Spencer, Andréa Ferréol, Philippe Leroy, Frédéric de Pasquale, Jacques Dufilho, Marc Porel
Roles Don Pedro Gonzalo de Guadarrama
Rating61% 3.053863.053863.053863.053863.05386
In 1503 the soldier of fortune Ettore Fieramosca runs into various adventures, because he is given the task of leading a mob of bungling against the French army. In fact France has decided to conquer the city of Barletta in southern Italy, and so Ettore is forced to use brute force, rather than rely on the help of his fellow soldiers.
Eye of the Cat, 1h40
Directed by Alberto Bevilacqua
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Nino Manfredi, Mariangela Melato, Eli Wallach, Enzo Cannavale, Francisco Rabal, Mario Scaccia
Roles Salomone Fioravanti
Rating61% 3.0866253.0866253.0866253.0866253.086625
Ras (Eli Wallach) is a ruler or dictator who covets another man’s wife (Mariangela Melato) as his own. He gets what he wants, but Ras wants more: in this case, to humiliate Marcello (Nino Manfredi), a dedicated musician whose life he has already ruined by leaving his cat and taking his wife. He forces Marcello to seek an annulment to his marriage through the Vatican. Res gets everything, but Marcello's wife, Giulia, and Marcello have other ideas.
The Sex Machine, 1h44
Directed by Pasquale Festa Campanile
Origin Italie
Genres Science fiction, Comedy
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films
Actors Gigi Proietti, Agostina Belli, Eleonora Giorgi, Christian De Sica, Mario Scaccia, Adriana Asti
Roles Mons. Alberoni
Rating60% 3.0397753.0397753.0397753.0397753.039775
Dans une Italie du futur où il y a une pénurie de pétrole et une crise de l'énergie grave, quelqu'un découvre le moyen de récupérer l'énergie dégagée lors de rapports sexuels en énergie pour la consommation. On demande donc au Vatican de modifier quelques règles morales pour favoriser ce nouveau mode énergétique. Les rapports de tendresse sont devenus immoraux et le coït (même avec des étrangers) est la seule chose qui n'est pas mal vue.
The Perfume of the Lady in Black, 1h45
Directed by Francesco Barilli
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Actors Mimsy Farmer, Mario Scaccia, Orazio Orlando, Nike Arrighi, Lara Wendel, Aldo Valletti
Roles Signor Rossetti
Rating65% 3.297113.297113.297113.297113.29711
L'action se déroule à Rome, au mois d'août. Petite fille, Silvia Hacherman (Mimsy Farmer) assiste à une scène érotique à laquelle participe sa mère. Devenue chercheuse en chimie, elle reste perturbée par le décès de ses parents, notamment celui de sa mère, dont elle a poignardé l'amant. Elle se rend, en compagnie de son fiancé, chez des amis, chez qui elle rencontre un professeur africain de sociologie, qui lui dévoile les mystères de la magie noire et du vaudou. Elle va ensuite rencontrer une petite fille en robe de dentelle, qui n'est autre qu'elle-même enfant. Sous sa conduite, elle va entrer dans un monde où il devient impossible de séparer le rêve de la réalité. Incapable de retrouver le contact avec le réel, et sans savoir qu'elle est manipulée par une secte qui pratique des rituels de magie noire, Silvia va finir par se suicider, avant que son corps ne soit dévoré par les membres de la secte.
Bambina
Bambina (1974)

Directed by Alberto Lattuada
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Gigi Proietti, Irène Papas, Teresa Ann Savoy, Mario Scaccia, Bruno Cirino, Isa Miranda
Roles Don Amilcare de Loyola
Rating54% 2.7397352.7397352.7397352.7397352.739735
The lawyer Mazzacolli wants to get his hands on the properties of a countess (Papas) and, helped by a local nobleman (Scaccia), staged the kidnapping of the countess' retarded child who had asked for her hand (Savoy). The move would force the hand of the countess, particularly for granting the usufruct of the property to her future husband. Mazzacolli did not reckoned with love, that unpredictable changes ideas and situations.
Il generale dorme in piedi
Directed by Francesco Massaro
Genres Comedy
Actors Ugo Tognazzi, Mariangela Melato, Franco Fabrizi, Mario Scaccia, Eros Pagni, Stefano Satta Flores
Roles Gen. Arturo Pigna
Rating64% 3.2479453.2479453.2479453.2479453.247945
Un colonel de l'armée a un problème : lorsqu'il se repose en position allongée, il se met à crier des phrases anarchistes et antimilitaristes. En raison de son sommeil agité, il est donc contraint de dormir debout.
The Antichrist, 1h52
Directed by Alberto De Martino
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Horror
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Films about religion, Demons in film, Witches in film
Actors Carla Gravina, Mel Ferrer, John Arthur Kennedy, George Coulouris, Alida Valli, Mario Scaccia
Roles Faith Healer
Rating57% 2.8621352.8621352.8621352.8621352.862135
Ippolita is a paralyzed young woman with serious mental problems stemming from the death of her mother. Her crisis of faith and the intervention of a well-meaning psychologist lead Ippolita to remember her past life as a witch during the Inquisition. Eventually, Ippolita becomes possessed and starts seducing local men, only to kill them. An exorcism seems to be the only solution to stop the madness.
Property Is No Longer a Theft, 2h
Directed by Elio Petri
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy
Actors Flavio Bucci, Ugo Tognazzi, Daria Nicolodi, Mario Scaccia, Salvo Randone, Julien Guiomar
Roles Albertone
Rating70% 3.5428053.5428053.5428053.5428053.542805
Total (Flavio Bucci) est un modeste employé de banque. Son problème : l'argent le dégoute, et son contact provoque chez lui des démangeaisons. Il quitte son emploi et décide de prendre pour cible, celui qui pour lui représente le propriétaire par excellence, un boucher (Ugo Tognazzi).