20 wins & 12 nominations.
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(TV Series) (2 episodes)
(TV Series) (1 episode)
Amazon Women on the Moon
(segments "The French Ventiloquist's Dummy" [TV cut & DVD only], "Hairlooming", "Bullshit or Not", "Critic's Corner", "Roast Your Loved One", "Reckless Youth")
Wrote and reviewed for monster magazine "Castle of Frankenstein" using the names Joe Dante Jr. and Jivin' Joe Dante.
1 Print Biography |
31 Interviews |
3 Articles |
Dante | Giuseppe Dantini
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
Did You Know?
A lot of people who are in the movie business don't really know much about movies, and they certainly don't know movie history. You have to even find a code when you're talking to these people - you can't use the references that you would use when talking to somebody who knows movie history. When you go in to pitch something, it depends what you invoke. You can't invoke anything really before ...
He directed Belinda Balaski
in ten films: Piranha
(1978), The Howling
(1985), Amazon Women on the Moon
(1987), Gremlins 2: The New Batch
(1993), The Second Civil War
(1997), Small Soldiers
(1998), and The Osiris Chronicles
(1998). He also directed Balaski in three television episodes: Eerie, Indiana: Foreverware
(1991), Eerie, Indiana: The Hole
His ability to mix horror and comedy.