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Antonio Margheriti

Antonio Margheriti



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Also Known As: Died: November 4, 2002
Born: September 19, 1930 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Italy Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

Virtual Weapon (1997) as Director
A police officer, apparently killed in an explosion, regenerates as a hologram with the help of a ten-year-old computer whiz and, aided by the champion fighting form of his partner, nabs an arms dealer.
Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991) as Director
A marine sergeant vows revenge for his marine buddy, who's died at the hands of a South African developer.
Indio (1990) as Director
Kommando Leopard (1985) as Director
Geheimcode Wildganse (1984) as Director
Jungle Raiders (1984) as Director
Yor, The Hunter From The Future (1983) as Director
A mysterious medallion leads a prehistoric hero to question his origins.
Ark of the Sun God, The (1983) as Director
Tornado (1983) as Director
Cacciatori del cobra d'oro (1982) as Director
Last Hunter, The (1980) as Director
Squeeze, The (1980) as Director
Cannibals in the Streets (1980) as Director
Killer Fish (1979) as Director
The story has evil Franciscus hiding some diamonds in a lake full of man-eating piranhas. Other gang members go after the rocks but are gobbled in the expected gory fashion, which gets more disgusting with each new victim. The story is compounded by appropriate romantic interludes as some glamorous fashion models and a photo crew arrive at the luxury resort hotel where the criminals are staying. The already-skeletal Hemingway and Berenson appear to offer little nourishment for the ferocious fish.
Death Rage (1976)
Take a Hard Ride (1975) as Director
After his cattle rancher boss dies, right-hand man Pike is given the job of returning $86,000 to some families who live across the border in Senora, Mexico. Honest Pike is joined on the trip through the wilderness by a dishonest gambler named Tyree and the two team up to defend themselves against ou
La dove non batte il sole (1974)
During a hold-up in the Wild West, Dakota kills a rich old Chinese man, Wang. Later, he is captured, sentenced, and is about to be hanged - and he never profitted from Wang's death, has he buried him with the photographs of his four widows, and a few worthless papers. Meanwhile, Ho comes to America in search of his uncle's fortune, and must get Dakota free, as he his the only man who can lead him to Wang's tomb. They open the tomb, retaking the pictures of Wang's widows. It happens he reads the papers and knows that Wang had one quarter of a map tattooed in each of his women's buttocks. Now, the difficult part will really start... Treasure hunt.
Nella stretta morsa del ragno (1971) as Director
A Londra l'americano Alan Foster, di professione giornalista, incontra lo scrittore Edgar Allan Poe per avere un'intervista. Lo trova in compagnia di Lord Blackwood e durante una discussione fra il giornalista, che sostiene che la morte pone fine a tutto e lo scrittore, che sostiene il contrario, Alan accetta la scommessa di trascorrere la notte del due novembre nel castello di Lord Blackwood. Rimasto solo nel castello, Alan scopre di non essere affatto solo e incontra Elizabeth e poi Julia e poi?
War Between the Planets (1971) as Director
War Of The Planets (1965)
Martians with mind-control powers attempt to take over the earth.
The Snow Devils (1965)
Aliens plot to freeze the Earth as a replacement for their doomed home planet.
I Lunghi capelli della morte (1964)
In a 15th-century feudal village, a woman is accused of witchcraft and put to death. Her beautiful older daughter knows the real reason for the execution lies in the lord's sexual desire for her mother. After confronting the lord on the matter, she, too, is killed. A much younger daughter is spared and taken in by her mother's killers. Once she is of age, as a horrible, deadly plague sweeps the land, she marries the lord's worthless son. Then, during a brutal thunderstorm, the older daughter mysteriously reappears and begins to avenge her mother's death.
Space Men (1960)
In the 21st century Ray Peterson, reporter for the Interplanetary News, is assigned to write a story aboard a space station. Tension mounts between Peterson and the station commander, who believes he is in the way, but has orders to leave him alone. Errant spaceship Alpha Two enters the solar system and its photon generators are radiating enough heat to destroy Earth as it approaches. It falls to Peterson to try to figure out a way to enter the spaceship, disarm the generators, and escape before suffocating.

Writer (feature film)

Yor, The Hunter From The Future (1983) as Screenwriter
A mysterious medallion leads a prehistoric hero to question his origins.
Cannibals in the Streets (1980) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

War Between the Planets (1971) as Producer
War Of The Planets (1965)
Martians with mind-control powers attempt to take over the earth.
The Snow Devils (1965)
Aliens plot to freeze the Earth as a replacement for their doomed home planet.

Visual Effects (feature film)

Kommando Leopard (1985) as Special Effects
L'Umanoide (1979) as Special Effects Supervisor
Hoping to overthrow his brother as ruler of the planet Metropolis, the evil Graal enlists the help of the insane Dr. Kraspin, who has invented a chemical capable of turning an ordinary person into a perfect soldier. They test this chemical on the pilot Golob, turning the unsuspecting victim into a mindless but indestructable automaton possessing superhuman strength. The people of Metropolis must somehow outwit Graal before he can create an army of these soldiers, or their planet will be destroyed.

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