Tiger Joe

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Tiger Joe
Tiger Joe poster.jpg
Italian theatrical release poster by Enzo Sciotti
Directed by Antonio Margheriti
Written byTito Carpi
Story byGianfranco Coujoumdjian
Produced byGianfranco Couyoumdjian
Starring David Warbeck
Annie Belle
Tony King
CinematographyRiccardo Pallottini
Music by Carlo Savina
Distributed by Variety Distribution
Release date
  • 1982 (1982)
Running time
96 minutes

Tiger Joe (Italian : Fuga dall'arcipelago maledetto) is a 1982 Italian adventure film written and directed by Antonio Margheriti and starring David Warbeck, Annie Belle and Tony King. [1] [2] [3]



Tiger Joe is a former US Army Special Forces Vietnam Veteran now gunrunning to anti-Khmer Rouge freedom fighters. When his plane is shot down, Tiger Joe joins a female rebel in her fight.



Cinematographer Riccardo Pallottini died in a helicopter crash during production. [4]

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