Franco Amurri

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Franco Amurri
Born (1958-09-12) 12 September 1958 (age 58)
Rome, Italy
Occupation Film director, producer, screenwriter
Children 3; including Eva Amurri
Parent(s) Antonio Amurri (father)

Franco Amurri (born 12 September 1958) is an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter,[1] best known for directing such films as Da grande, which inspired the Tom Hanks film Big,[2] Monkey Trouble[3] and Flashback.[4]

His father was author and television writer Antonio Amurri. He has a daughter, Eva Amurri, with actress Susan Sarandon.[5]


Feature films[edit]


  • Il mio amico Babbo Natale (2005)
  • Due imbroglioni e... mezzo! (2007)
  • Due imbroglioni e... mezzo! – (miniseries) (2010)


  1. ^ Durbin, Karen. "Franco Amurri - About This Person - Movies & TV -". Retrieved 2010-12-24. 
  2. ^ "Cinema Italiano 2010: Master of Ceremonies and Jurors". Cinema Italiano in Hawaii. Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  3. ^ Rainer, Peter (1994-03-18). "MOVIE REVIEW : Monkey Shines in 'Trouble' - Los Angeles Times". Retrieved 2010-12-24. 
  4. ^ New York Times
  5. ^

External links[edit]