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Joseph P. Mawra

Joseph W. Mawra grew up in Queens , NY. From 1956-59 he attended Hofstra University, where he took courses in such subjects as English and creative writing. He got his start in show business as a freelance joke writer for talk show host Jack Paar. Mawra went on to edit advertising spots and trailers for motion pictures. He eventually wound up ... See full bio »

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Olga's Girls
Olga's Girls Director
Olga's House of Shame
Chained Girls
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 1973 Miss Leslie's Dolls (as Joseph G. Prieto)
 1968 Savages from Hell (as Joseph Prieto)
 1967 Shanty Tramp (as Joseph G. Prieto)
 1966 Mondo oscenità (Documentary) (as Carlo Scappine)
 1965 All Men Are Apes! (as J. P. Mawra)
 1965 Murder in Mississippi (as J.P. Mawra)
 1965 Chained Girls (Documentary)
 1964 Olga's Girls
 1964 White Slaves of Chinatown (as Joseph A. Mawra)
 1951 Cuando las mujeres mandan (as José M. González-Prieto)
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Editor (4 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (3 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
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Alternate Names:

José M. González-Prieto | J. P. Mawra | J.P. Mawra | Joseph A. Mawra | J. Prieto | Jose G. Prieto | Joseph G. Prieto | Joseph Prieto | Jose Prieto | José Prieto | Carlo Scappine

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[on Stan Borden] Stanley was an honorable human being. He was one of the best human beings I happened to meet in that business. He was honest. You knew where you stood with him. See more »

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