Rafael Romero Marchent is confirmed dead at the age of 93.
Rafael was best known as a Spanish film director (Dead Men Don't Count).
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RT @faustianovich: Rafael Romero Marchent in memoriam
RT @faustianovich: Rafael Romero Marchent in memoriam
Rafael Romero Marchent in memoriam
Rafael Romero Marchent
Born(1926-05-03)3 May 1926
Madrid, Spain
Died13 February 2020(2020-02-13) (aged 93)
Madrid, Spain
OccupationDirector
Spouse(s)María Tamayo López (-1991)
Parent(s)
  • Joaquín Romero Marchent Gómez de Avellaneda (1899-1973) (father)
Relatives
Rafael Romero Marchent (3 May 1926 – 13 February 2020) was a Spanish director, screenwriter and actor.
Contents
1 Life and career
2 Selected filmography
3 References
4 External links
Life and career
Born in Madrid, the son of the author Joaquín Romero Marchent Gómez de Avellaneda, he started his career as an actor, mainly cast in character roles. In 1959 he became assistant director, and in 1965 he made his directorial debut with Hands of a Gunfighter. Specialized in the Spaghetti Western genre, from the late 1970s he is also active on television. His brother Joaquín Luis Romero Marchent was also a director and screenwriter. In 2000s he teaches film and interpretation classes.
He was awarded in 1947 by the Medalla del Círculo de Escritores Cinematográficos for his role in the film La mies es mucha.
Selected filmography
Director
Hands of a Gunfighter (1965)
Sharp-Shooting Twin Sisters (1966)
Ringo the Lone Rider (1968)
Dos cruces en Danger Pass (1967)
Dead Men Don't Count (1968)
Uno a uno, sin piedad (1968)
Garringo (1969)
The Avenger, Zorro (1969)
Sartana Kills Them All (1971)
All Is Possible in Granada (1982)
Actor
The Bullfighter's Suit (1947)
Lola Leaves for the Ports (1947)
The Party Goes On (1948)
Mare Nostrum (1948)
The Lioness of Castille (1951)
Cabaret (1953)
The Louts (1954)
One Bullet Is Enough (1954)
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