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Joseph Zito is a well known action film director. Three of his movies--Missing in Action (1984), Invasion U.S.A. (1985) and Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)--each reached the #1 box office position of top grossing film in the country in their opening weeks of U.S. theatrical release. "Missing in Action" is Chuck Norris' most successful ... See full bio »

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(1984)
The Prowler Producer
(1981)
Bloodrage Producer
(1980)

Filmography

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 2016-2017 Medinah (TV Series) (consulting producer - 6 episodes)
- Finale Part 2 (2017) ... (consulting producer)
- Finale Part 1 (2017) ... (consulting producer)
- Keepers of the Dead (2017) ... (consulting producer)
- Issues of Trust (2017) ... (consulting producer)
- Promises (2017) ... (consulting producer)
 2015 Media Wars (Video Game) (producer)
 2007-2013 Critical Moments (TV Series) (producer - 97 episodes)
- I Should Have Known (2013) ... (producer)
- I Have to Try (2013) ... (producer)
- To Speak of Loves Past (2013) ... (producer)
- Doors Opened... Doors Closed (2013) ... (producer)
- Wanting to Believe (2013) ... (producer)
 2000 Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol (executive producer)
 1986 Alice Cooper: He's Back (The Man Behind the Mask) (Video short) (executive producer)
 1981 The Prowler (producer)
 1980 Bloodrage (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Joseph Bigwood
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I had made another horror film called The Prowler which was something which I produced and directed. And it was a low budget feature. And in fact Tom Savini did the special effects and makeup on it. And I had heard about Friday the 13th first, about the possibility about doing a Friday the 13th, through someone who had seen The Prowler. And this was a guy who was apparently one of the owners of ... See more »

Trivia:

Originally, he went to the American Film Market in the 80s, where he showed interest of wanting to direct a Doctor Strange film from a script by Bob Gale. But it eventually never got itself made. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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