Tags : Joe Dante

All rise for Horror Channel’s SEASON OF THE DEAD

Be prepared for a Zombie invasion as Saturday nights in March on Horror Channel give rise to SEASON OF THE DEAD, a collection of modern zombie movies. Highlights include the channel premieres of critically-acclaimed MAGGIE, a heart-breaking take on the Zombie genre starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Joe Dante’s BURYING THE EX, a radical blend of […]Read More

Summer of 84’ (2018) Review

Stranger Things meets Disturbia in this mystery summer flick from the Turbo Kid (2015) trio, François Simard, Anouk Whissell and Yoann-Karl Whissell. The Canadian film collective will ooze the 80’s nostalgia on to the opening night of Arrow Video Frightfest 2018, with this thrilling, adolescent nightmare that guarantees equal proportions of friendship, growing pains and […]Read More

The Howling (1981) Review

Joe Dante’s (Gremlins, The Burbs’) The Howling is considered a zenith of werewolf movies. Released in the Spring of 81’, it fast became a celebrated wolf themed horror movie alongside its popular counterpart, An American Werewolf in London (also released in 1981).Read More

Matinee (1993) Review

The brilliant Joe Dante has made a career from making family films with an adult edge and classics like Gremlins 1 and 2, Inner Space and Small Solders contain as much satirical social comment and moments of horror as his more mature movies like The Howling to The ‘Burbs.Read More

Burying the Ex (2014) Review

When you get married the vows often include ‘Till death us do part’ however for Max, played by the grossly underrated Anton Yelchin, it seems that even after death he can’t get rid of his eco-obsessive unhinged girlfriend who has dug herself up from the grave and returned as a zombie dead set on staying […]Read More