The Best Movies Directed by Zalman King

Over 100 movie fans have come together to vote on this list of the best movies directed by Zalman King. Known for his erotic thrillers, Zalman King has left an indelible mark on Hollywood with his unique style of filmmaking that blends sensuality and suspense. From steamy romances to twisted mysteries, each film in this list is a testament to King's mastery of storytelling.

With more than a dozen films under his belt, Zalman King was no stranger to pushing boundaries and exploring taboo subjects. His movies often featured strong female leads who were unafraid to take charge of their sexuality and desires. And while some may criticize his work for being too explicit or exploitative, there's no denying that they all had one thing in common: they left a lasting impression on audiences.

Whether you're a die-hard fan or new to the world of erotic thrillers, this list has something for everyone. So without further ado, let's dive into the top ten movies directed by Zalman King - as voted by over 100 passionate movie fans. And don't forget to vote up your favorites on the list so we can see which ones reign supreme.

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  • Red Shoe Diaries: The Movie: Special Edition
    David Duchovny, Brenda Vaccaro, Brigitte Bako
    21 votes
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Zalman King
    Red Shoe Diaries: The Movie: Special Edition is a 1992 drama film directed by Zalman King.
  • Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue
    Christopher McDonald, Tom Skerritt, Robert Davi
    13 votes
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: Zalman King
    Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue is a 1992 American film written and directed by Zalman King and starring Nina Siemaszko that is a sequel to Wild Orchid.
  • Delta of Venus
    Costas Mandylor, Marek Vašut, Audie England
    17 votes
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Zalman King
    Delta of Venus is a 1994 American erotic drama film—though it was released in 1995—inspired by the erotic story collection of the same name by Anaïs Nin. The book is not autobiographical, nor does it ...more
  • In God's Hands
    Shane Dorian, Matt George, Matty Liu
    10 votes
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Zalman King
    Three friends -- Shane (Shane Dorian), Keoni (Matty Liu) and Mickey (Matt George) -- are professional surfers who travel the world, searching for the perfect wave. They begin in the South Seas with ...more

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  • Wildfire
    Linda Fiorentino, Will Patton
    14 votes
    • Released: 1988
    • Directed by: Zalman King
    Wildfire is a 1988 drama film directed by Zalman King.