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Death doesn't frighten me, it bothers me. It bothers me for example that someone can be there tomorrow but me I am no longer there. What bothers me is no longer being alive, not being dead. ---->>>

A comedy that is ironic, sometimes bitter, in some cases even dramatic, tragic: This is what Italian comedy is. ---->>>

I always look at a group of people who want to attempt an enterprise greater than their means. They begin on this enterprise and they fail. ---->>>

The themes that make one laugh always stem from poverty, hunger, misery, old age, sickness, and death. These are the themes that make Italians laugh, anyway. ---->>>


Mario Monicelli profile (mario-monicelli.jpg)
Nationality: Italian
Born: 05-16, 1915
Birthplace: Viareggio, Italy
Die: 11-29, 2010
Occupation: Director

Mario Monicelli (Italian: [ˈmaːrjo moniˈtʃɛlli]; 16 May 1915 – 29 November 2010) was a six times-Oscar nominated Italian director and screenwriter and one of the masters of the Commedia all'Italiana (Comedy Italian style).(wikipedia)