Joe Dante
Joe Dante
Joe Dante is a director who specializes in comedic horror. Dante is a former protégé of cult movie director Roger Corman. He even cast Corman in a cameo role in his 1981 werewolf film, The Howling. Dante has made cameo appearances himself in a few of his films and has directed two episodes of the "Masters of Horror" television series.

Body of work Edit

Piranha 1978 Director; Actor
The Howling 1981 Director; Editor
Twilight Zone: The Movie 1983 Director(with Steven Spielberg, George Miller and John Landis)
Gremlins 1984Director
Gremlins 2: The New Batch 1990 Director; Voice actor
Sleepwalkers 1992 Actor
MOH: Homecoming 2005Director
MOH: The Screwfly Solution 2006Director

Notes Edit

  • Joe Dante was the host of "She's Alive! Creating the Bride of Frankenstin" feature included on disk 2, side B of the Frankenstein Legacy collection DVD.

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