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The Best Movies Directed by Joe D'Amato

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List of all movies directed by Joe D'Amato ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Joe D'Amato are listed here and include movie posters and Joe D'Amato movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Joe D'Amato as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Joe D'Amato movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Joe D'Amato film is can be factored into this list.

From Joe D'Amato's studio films to Joe D'Amato's independent films, this Joe D'Amato filmography keeps tabs on all Joe D'Amato movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List is made up of a variety of movies, including Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals and Cave Dwellers.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Joe D'Amato direct?” or “who is Joe D'Amato?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Joe D'Amato?” and “what's a good selection of good Joe D'Amato movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Joe D'Amato films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Joe D'Amato works.

All Joe D'Amato director credits are included. This list of every movie that Joe D'Amato has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Joe D'Amato movie is and which actors starred in the Joe D'Amato film.

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    Provocation

    Erika Savastani, Lindo Damiani
    Provocation is a 1996 romance drama film Provocation written by John Seller and directed by...
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    Beyond the Darkness

    Cinzia Monreale, Kieran Canter
    Buio Omega is a 1979 Italian horror/exploitation film directed by Joe D'Amato. This film...  more
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    A Woman's Secret is a 1992 thriller film directed by Joe D'Amato....  more
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    Top Girl

    Sonia Topazio, Robert Madison
    Top Girl is a 1996 romance film written and directed by Joe D'Amato....
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    Heroes in Hell

    Klaus Kinski, Paul Muller
    Heroes in Hell is a 1973 Italian war film directed by Joe D'Amato and starring Klaus Kinski....  more
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    Anthropophagous

    Tisa Farrow, Serena Grandi
    Antropophagus is a 1980 Italian horror film directed by Joe D'Amato and co-written by D'Amato...  more
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    Absurd

    Edmund Purdom, Ted Rusoff
    Absurd is a 1981 Italian horror film directed by Joe D'Amato and written by George Eastman....  more

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    Ator, the Fighting Eagle

    Edmund Purdom, Laura Gemser
    Ator l'invincibile is a 1982 Italian film directed by Joe D'Amato, and the first film to...  more
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    L'Alcova

    Lilli Carati, Laura Gemser
    As softcore films go, this offering by Joe D'Amato manages to give even less motivation to its...
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    Death Smiles at a Murderer

    Klaus Kinski, Ewa Aulin
    Death Smiles at a Murderer is a 1973 Italian horror film directed by Joe D'Amato, starring...  more
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    Eleven Days, Eleven Nights

    This low-budget Italian film tells the story of an engaged engineer who experiences a torrid...
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    Quest for the Mighty Sword

    Marisa Mell, Laura Gemser
    Quest for the Mighty Sword is the fourth and final film in the Ator film series, although it...  more
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    The Arena

    Pam Grier, Paul Muller
    The Arena is a 1974 gladiator exploitation film, starring Margaret Markov and Pam Grier, and...  more
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    Emanuelle's Revenge

    Massimo Vanni, George Eastman
    Emanuelle's Revenge, also known as Blood Vengeance, Demon Rage and Blood Rage, is a 1975...  more
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    Black Cobra Woman

    Jack Palance, Laura Gemser
    Black Cobra Woman is a 1976 drama film written and directed by Joe D'Amato....  more
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    Deep Blood

    Laura Gemser, Charlie Brill
    Deep Blood is a 1989 Italian shark attack film directed by Raffaele Donato and Joe D'Amato and...  more
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    Troll 3

    Jason Saucier, Patrick Collins
    Troll 3 is a 1993 Italian/Canadian/American horror film directed by Joe D'Amato and Fabrizio...  more
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    Ator l'invincibile 2

    Nello Pazzafini, Miles O'Keeffe
    Ator l'invincibile 2 is an Italian film that was made in 1984. The movie was written and...  more
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    Endgame

    Laura Gemser, Gordon Mitchell
    Endgame is a 1983 Italian post-apocalyptic film starring Al Cliver, Laura Gemser and George...  more
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    Killing Birds

    Robert Vaughn, Lara Wendel
    Killing Birds is a 1988 Italian horror movie released in the United States under the title...  more