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Nino Baragli

Highest Rated: 96% Mafioso (1962)

Lowest Rated: 40% The Monster (1994)

Birthday: Oct 01, 1925

Birthplace: Rome, Lazio, Italy

To study the resume of film editor Nino Baragli is to view some of the greatest films of the Italian commercial cinema post-World War II. His career is dotted with some of the finest films of their eras, and he worked with more than a few genuine legends of the medium, including Sergio Leone, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Federico Fellini, and Roberto Benigni. Baragli, in collaboration with his directors, composed some of the most resonant sequences of images in cinematic history, particularly in his work with Leone, a director who was a master of the widescreen image. Bargali worked on "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," "Once Upon a Time in the West," and "Duck, You Sucker." His most excruciating and problematic work for Leone, however, was editing the epic gangster film "Once Upon a Time in America" down to a manageable length, from six hours to 227 minutes. But when the studio found that time excessive, the film was chopped to an incoherent 134 minutes. Luckily, the 227 minute version was eventually released on video and became the standard. He also worked extensively with Pasolini from the director's first neo-realist film, "Accattone," to the scathing anti-Fascist grotesquery of "Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom," his last work. In addition, he edited many of the early directorial efforts by comic actor Benigni, including '91's "Johnny Stecchino." Baragli won a long-deserved David di Donatello Award in 1991 for editing the romantic drama "Mediterraneo."



40% 83% The Monster Film Editor $635.6K 1994
No Score Yet No Score Yet L'ours en peluche Film Editor - 1994
46% 85% Johnny Stecchino Film Editor $623.5K 1991
79% 91% Mediterraneo Film Editor - 1991
No Score Yet 61% The Voice of the Moon Film Editor - 1990
No Score Yet 82% The Little Devil Film Editor - 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Boy From Calabria Film Editor - 1987
75% 71% Intervista Film Editor - 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet D'Annunzio Film Editor - 1987
83% 81% Ginger and Fred Film Editor $577.5K 1986
87% 93% Once Upon a Time in America Film Editor - 1984
No Score Yet 58% A Genius, Two Friends, and an Idiot Film Editor - 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Down the Ancient Stairs Film Editor - 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Libera, My Love Film Editor - 1973
56% 63% The Canterbury Tales Film Editor - 1971
No Score Yet 96% Le Chat Film Editor - 1971
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Violent Life Film Editor - 1970
95% 95% Once Upon a Time in the West Film Editor - 1969
85% 80% Teorema Film Editor - 1968
No Score Yet 74% Grand Slam Film Editor - 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Up the MacGregors Film Editor - 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Witch Film Editor - 1966
77% 85% The Hawks and the Sparrows Film Editor - 1966
92% 84% Django Film Editor $25.1K 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Three Faces of a Woman Film Editor - 1965
No Score Yet 30% The Possessed Film Editor - 1965
91% 86% The Gospel According to St. Matthew Film Editor - 1964
86% 67% The Grim Reaper Film Editor - 1962
96% 80% Mafioso Film Editor $398.6K 1962
94% 90% Mamma Roma Film Editor - 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jail Break Film Editor - 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Il bell'Antonio Film Editor - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bad Girls Don't Cry Film Editor - 1960


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