Massimo Franciosa
Date of Birth
Jul 23, 1924
Birth Place:
Rome, Italy


Italian novelist, screenwriter, and director Massimo Franciosa was well-known for collaborating with Pasquale Festa Campanile and famed comedy director Dino Risi during the 1950s. Franciosa's most popular works from this era were Poor but Beautiful (1956) and its sequel, Beautiful but Poor (1957), as well as Venice, the Moon and You (1958). He was also responsible for penning several classic...