Books, Movies

Biography and Essays

Books by John Fante


  • Ask the Dust, 2006 - directed by Robert Towne, starring Colin Farrell, Salma Hayek, Donald Sutherland
  • Wait Until Spring, Bandini (1990) - directed by Dominique Deruddere, starring Joe Mantegna, Ornella Muti, Faye Dunaway, with Michael Bacall as Arturo - Warner Bros.
  • Full of Life - released 10 June 1957 (Sweden) - directed by Richard Quine, screenplay by John Fante, starring Judy Holliday, Richard Conte, Salvatore Baccaloni (II), Esther Minciotti, Joe DeSantis - produced by Fred Kohlmar.