Tag Archives: Joe Dante

“Alligator” (1980)

Years ago, before I lived in the state of Florida, I came down one winter vacation from school to visit my grandparents. One day, during our visit, my mother told me we were going on a boat ride. For a … Continue reading

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“Tales of Halloween – Goofy, Gory, and Gruesome Entertainment”

The tales begin with writer and director, David Parker’s (Master’s Of Horror) “Sweet Tooth.” During the opener, the viewer is treated to an urban legend, that has been passed down to children on Halloween night, after they’ve returned home from … Continue reading

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“The Howling” (1981)

“When we were making these movies, the general feeling was they would play the theaters and then they would go into syndication and then they’d end up as the midnight movie and that would be the end of it.” Joe … Continue reading

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“James Cameron Directed “That” Movie? Yes, He Did!”

Everyone has to start out somewhere in life even the self-described KING OF THE WORLD, James Cameron. Of course, Cameron was merely joking when he shouted that line out during his acceptance speech for winning the Oscar for “Best Director” … Continue reading

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