Joe Dante

Highest Rated:
100% Nightmares in Red, White and Blue (2009)
Lowest Rated:
0% Il Silenzio dei prosciutti (The Silence of the Hams) (1994)
Birthday:
Nov 28
Birthplace:
Morristown, New Jersey, USA
Bio:
Born and raised in New Jersey, Joe Dante was a garrulous, semi-obsessed "movie nut." As a teenager, Dante wrote articles and criticism for "#Castle of Frankenstein," a popular "fanzine" for horror-film aficionados. While attending the Philadelphia College of Art, Dante and his friend Jon Davidson…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
A Fuller Life
  • Actor
-- 2013
80% The Hole
  • Director
-- 2012
92% Corman's World: Exploits Of A Hollywood Rebel
  • Joe Dante
$7.0k 2011
88% Machete Maidens Unleashed!
  • Actor
-- 2010
86% American Grindhouse
  • Actor
-- 2010
100% Nightmares in Red, White and Blue
  • Actor
-- 2009
Monsterland
  • Actor
-- 2009
Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
  • Actor
-- 2008
100% Spine Tingler: The William Castle Story
  • Actor
-- 2007
Brother Theodore
  • Actor
-- 2007
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing
  • Actor
-- 2006
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer
  • Actor
-- 2006
Masters of Horror: Screwfly Solution, The: Joe Dante
  • Director
-- 2006
Masters of Horror: Homecoming: Joe Dante
  • Director
-- 2005
67% Edgar G. Ulmer - The Man Off-screen
  • Actor
-- 2005
Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off Screen
  • Actor
-- 2004
Haunted Lighthouse (R.L. Stine's Haunted Lighthouse)
  • Director
-- 2003
57% Looney Tunes: Back in Action
  • Director
$20.9M 2003
She's Alive! Creating the Bride of Frankenstein
  • Actor
-- 1999
47% Small Soldiers
  • Director
-- 1998
The Second Civil War
  • Director
-- 1997
10% Beverly Hills Cop III
  • Jailer
-- 1994
Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror
  • Actor
-- 1994
0% Il Silenzio dei prosciutti (The Silence of the Hams)
  • Dying Man
-- 1994
Runaway Daughters
  • Director
-- 1994
15% Sleepwalkers
  • Lab Assistant
-- 1992
93% Matinee
  • Director
-- 1992
13% Oscar
  • Face on the Cutting Room Floor
-- 1991
69% Gremlins 2: The New Batch
  • Director
-- 1990
46% The 'Burbs
  • Director
-- 1989
64% Amazon Women on the Moon
  • Director
$0.5M 1987
81% Innerspace
  • Director
-- 1987
The Fantasy Film Worlds of George Pal
  • Actor
-- 1985
77% Explorers
  • Director
-- 1985
84% Gremlins
  • Director
-- 1984
Codename: Zebra
  • Voce
-- 1984
65% Twilight Zone: The Movie
  • Director
-- 1983
33% The Slumber Party Massacre
  • Actor
-- 1982
66% The Howling
  • Director
-- 1981
Roger Corman: Hollywood's Wild Angel
  • Actor
-- 1978
72% Piranha
  • Director
-- 1978
Cannonball
  • Actor
-- 1976
Hollywood Boulevard
  • Director
-- 1976
The Movie Orgy
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1968
100% Two Weeks in Another Town
  • Ad Libs in Lounge
-- 1962
The Joker Is Wild (All The Way)
  • Actor
-- 1957
100% The Golden Coach (Le Carrosse d'or)
  • Hariequin
-- 1953


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Hawaii Five-0
2010-2015
  • Director
2011 - 2013
CSI: NY
2004-2013
2007

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