Joe Dante

Actor · Director · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 70
Joseph James Dante Jr. is an American film director, producer, editor and actor. His films—notably Gremlins (1984)—often mix fantastical storylines with comedic elements.

Joseph James Dante Jr. is an American film director, producer, editor and actor. His films—notably Gremlins (1984)—often mix fantastical storylines with comedic elements.

Born

Thursday, 28 November 1946

Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

In Search of Tomorrow Self - Interviewee 2022
Blood, Guts and Sunshine 2022
Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster Self - Interviewee / Himself 2021
Behind the Attraction Self 2021
Tales of the Uncanny Self 2020
In Search of Darkness: Part II Self - Interviewee / Himself 2020
Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies Self (2019) / Self 2020
Time Warp Vol 3: Comedy & Camp Self 2020
Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All-Time- Vol. 2 Horror and Sci-Fi Self / Host 2020
Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All-Time, Parts 1-3 Self 2020
Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All-Time- Vol. 1 Midnight Madness Self / Host 2020
Phil Tippett: Mad Dreams and Monsters Self 2020
Josh Gates Tonight Self 2020
Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film Himself / Self 2020
Love, Antosha Self 2019
In Search of Darkness Himself / Self - The Howling, Gremlins 2019
Sad Hill Unearthed Self 2018
Eli Roth's History of Horror Self 2018
King Cohen Himself / Self 2018
Hammer Horror: The Warner Bros Years Himself / Self 2018
24x36: A Movie About Movie Posters Self 2017
Long Live the King Self 2016
Chroma Self 2016
Unspeakable Horrors: The Plan 9 Conspiracy Himself / Self 2016
Creature Designers - The Frankenstein Complex Himself / Self 2015
Tales of Halloween Prof. Milo Gottleib (segment "Bad Seed") / Prof. Milo Gottlieb 2015
Out of Print Himself / Self 2014
Most Craved Self 2014
Clawing! A Journey Through the Spanish Horror Self / Self - Director 2014
The Real History of Science Fiction Self - Director 2014
That Guy Dick Miller Himself / Self 2014
42nd Street Memories: The Rise and Fall of America's Most Notorious Street Himself / Self 2014
A Fuller Life Self - Reader (segment "Sicily Black and Blue") 2013
Destruction: Las Vegas Salesman #2 2013
Trailer War Himself / Self 2012
The Butterfly Room Taxi Driver / Cab Driver 2012
The Flesh and the Fury: X-posing Twins of Evil Self - Director 2012
Inside Horror Self - Guest 2012
Beast Wishes Self 2012
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel Self / Himself - Filmmaker 2011
A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! Self - Interviewee 2011
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Self - Director of Piranha & Gremlins / Himself 2011
The Future of Fear Self 2011
Produce Your Own Damn Movie! Self 2011
American Grindhouse Self - Director, Gremlins / Himself 2011
This Week in Horror Self - Guest 2010
Machete Maidens Unleashed! Self - New World Filmmaker 'Gremlins' / Himself 2010
The Man Who Saw Frankenstein Cry Himself / Self 2010
Post Mortem with Mick Garris Self 2010
Pure in Heart: The Life and Legacy of Lon Chaney Jr. Himself / Self - Director 2010
The Playboy Morning Show Self 2010
Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film Himself / Self 2009
Direct Your Own Damn Movie! Self 2009
Hollywood's Best Film Directors Film Director / Self - Interviewee 2009
Monsterland Himself / Self 2009
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer Himself / Self 2009
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story Himself / Self 2007
To My Great Chagrin: The Unbelievable Story of Brother Theodore Self 2007
Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman Himself / Self 2007
The Fearmakers Collection Self 2007
Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon Himself / Self 2006
Lugosi, the Dark Prince Self 2006
Hitchcocked! Himself / Self 2006
Karloff, the Gentle Monster Self 2006
Screamography Self 2006
The Perfect Scary Movie Himself / Self 2005
RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' Self 2005
Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy Self 2005
Ray Harryhausen: The Early Years Collection 2005
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments Self 2004
Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-Screen Self 2004
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing Self 2004
Cinerama Adventure Self - film director 2002
It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures Himself / Self 2001
Mario Bava: Maestro of the Macabre Himself / Self 2000
She's Alive! Creating the Bride of Frankenstein Himself / Self / Host 1999
Les deniers du culte himself / Self 1997
100 Years of Horror Self - Director 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Making the Earth Stand Still Self 1995
Masters of Fantasy Self - Director 1994
Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror Himself / Self 1994
Beverly Hills Cop III Jailer 1994
The Silence of the Hams Dying Man 1994
The Magical World of Chuck Jones Self 1992
HBO First Look Self - The Director, Self 1992
Sleepwalkers Lab Assistant 1992
Flying Saucers Over Hollywood: the 'Plan 9' Companion Self 1992
The Horror Hall of Fame II Self 1991
Eerie, Indiana Director / Self 1991
Oscar Face on the Cutting Room Floor 1991
The Horror Hall of Fame Himself / Self - Presenter 1990
Gremlins 2: The New Batch Grandpa Fred Director / Beanie Gremlin / Wicked Witch Gremlin 1990
Troldspejlet Self - Director 1989
Innerspace Vectorscope Employee 1987
The Fantasy Film Worlds of George Pal Himself / Self 1985
A Time to Die Bodyguard 1982
Eating Raoul Busboy 1982
Rock 'n' Roll High School Riot Cop with Sunglasses 1979
Piranha Scuba Diver #2 1978
Roger Corman: Hollywood's Wild Angel Himself / Self 1978
Cannonball! Kid 1976
Hollywood Boulevard Party Waiter 1976
Submersion of Japan (US version) 1973
Great Performances Self 1971

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

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