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Joseph Zito

Crew | * 05/14/1946 (72) | New York, U.S.
Joseph Zito (born May 14, 1946) is an American film director and producer, best known for directing several cult and genre films throughout the 1980s, such as Missing in Action, Invasion U.S.A., Red Scorpion, The Prowler, and Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, In 1985-1986, Zito spent a year of pre-production on the Cannon version of Spider-Man, a film that was evidently never actually made. ()
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Joseph Zito is an American film director. He is perhaps well known for directing many low budget action B-movies of the 1980s such as, Missing in Action, Invasion U.S.A., Red Scorpion, and many others. In the mid-1980s, Zito spent a year of pre-production on the Cannon version of Spider-Man. The film was never made.

Most frequent genres for this person: Thriller | Documentaries | Action

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Movies with Joseph Zito as Actor(5)

Movies with Joseph Zito as Crew(12)

Directing/Director2002 Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol
Production/Executive Producer2002 Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol
Directing/Director2002 Power Play
Directing/Director1988 Red Scorpion
Directing/Director1985 Invasion U.S.A.
Directing/Director1984 Missing in Action
Directing/Director1984 Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
Directing/Director1981 The Prowler
Production/Producer1981 The Prowler
Directing/Director1979 Blood Rage
Production/Producer1979 Blood Rage
Directing/Director1975 Abduction

Additional Information

Full Name: Joseph Zito
Born: 05/14/1946 in New York City (current age: 72)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Other names for Joseph Zito (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Joseph Bigwood"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:494471, Added: 10/04/2018, Last updated: 03/14/2019