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Joe Giannone (I) (1946–2006)

Writer, director, and producer Joe Giannone was born on November 17, 1946. He attended Richmond College in Staten Island. Giannone made a few short films prior to working on several full-length theatrical features. Best known for writing and directing the nifty slasher cult favorite "Madman," Joe also handled assistant director duties on both "The... See full bio »


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(age 60)

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Madman Writer
The Wind Producer
The Clonus Horror Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
American Playhouse Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


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 1981 Madman (screenplay) / (story)
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 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
- Nightsongs (1984) ... (assistant director)
 1979 The Clonus Horror (assistant director - as Joe Gianonne)
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 1981 Madman
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 2001 The Wind (consulting producer)
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 2010 The Legend Still Lives: 30 Years of Madman (Video documentary) (dedicatee)

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