Joe Dante

Gremlins reboot on hold

Don't feed 'em after midnight...
Simon Brew News Jan 21, 2015

Delays hit the reboot of Gremlins, as writer Seth Grahame-Smith admits "I think we just ran out of steam".

The 'Burbs and Joe Dante's gleeful suburban chaos

Ryan Lambie Feature Sep 12, 2014

Through his films such as The 'Burbs and Gremlins, director Joe Dante made mischief in American suburbia, Ryan writes...

Chris Columbus joins the Gremlins reboot

Don't feed 'em after midnight...
Simon Brew News Jul 9, 2014

The writer of the original Gremlins joins the new movie as a producer...

Gremlins 3 likely to be more remake than sequel

Gremlins 2 = great movie
Simon Brew News Jun 24, 2014

Gremlins 3 is still inching forward, with news of potential writers, and the direction the project is going...

Remake planned of Joe Dante's Explorers

Simon Brew News Mar 13, 2014

Joe Dante's much loved 1980s sci-fi movie Explorers is getting the remake treatment...

Crowdfunding Friday: Joe Dante, Roger Ebert and steampunk toads

Ryan Lambie Feature Dec 6, 2013

A potentially great Roger Ebert documentary, a Joe Dante film and a steampunk children's book feature in this week's crowdfunding pick...

Crowdfunding Friday: Joe Dante, superheroes & capitalist dwarves

Ryan Lambie Feature

A thriller produced by Joe Dante? A superhero comic? Capitalist dwarves? They're some of the crowdfunding projects we've picked this week...

Writer hired for Gremlins reboot?

Gremlins 2 = great movie
Simon Brew News May 13, 2013

The planned reboot of Gremlins looks like it's moved one step closer...

Warner Bros trying again for Gremlins reboot

Gremlins 2 = great movie
Simon Brew News Jan 17, 2013

Joe Dante's Gremlins looks like it might actually be rebooted this time around. Don't shoot the messenger...(ducks)

8 Hollywood directors from the Roger Corman film school

Ryan Lambie Odd List Nov 21, 2012

Filmmaker Roger Corman has nurtured some incredible creative talent, including the following directors...