Agostino (film)

Agostino is a 1962 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini.[1] It was filmed in Rome and Venice.[2] It was the first of many movies John Saxon would make in Italy.[3]

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Directed byMauro Bolognini
Produced byLuigi Rovere
Written byGoffredo Parise
StarringIngrid Thulin
Music byCarlo Rustichelli
CinematographyAldo Tonti
Edited byNino Baragli
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Running time
90 minutes

The film is based on a successful[4] short novel of the same name by Alberto Moravia, who had collaborated with Bolognini on his previous film, From a Roman Balcony.[5]



  1. ^ Rick Trader Witcombe. The new Italian cinema: studies in dance and despair. Oxford University Press, 1982.
  2. ^ Marco Giusti (August 15, 2010). "INTERVISTA A JOHN SAXON". Nocturno. Archived from the original on February 18, 2013. Retrieved 22 July 2012.
  3. ^ Vagg, Stephen (July 29, 2020). "The Top Twelve Stages of Saxon". Filmink.
  4. ^ Robin Healey. Twentieth-century Italian Literature in English Translation. University of Toronto Press, 1998.
  5. ^ Gigi Livio; Roberto Campari; Giorgio Simonelli. Letteratura e spettacolo. Marzorati, 2000.

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