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    Born on November 28, 1946 in Morristown, New Jersey

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Rick Ducommun, Star of 'The 'Burbs' and 'Die Hard,' Dies at 62

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jun 18th 2015, 11:45AM

Jun 18th 2015, 11:45AM

'Gremlins': 25 Things You Didn't Know About the Horror Comedy Classic

Posted by
Gary Susman on Jun 7th 2014, 5:00AM

Jun 7th 2014, 5:00AM

'Gremlins' Star Zach Galligan on Auditioning for Spielberg, Malfunctioning Mogwais, and 'Gremlins 2' Getting Its Due

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Jun 5th 2014, 5:00AM

Jun 5th 2014, 5:00AM

Joe Dante, 'The Hole' Director On New Horror, '80s Favorites And More 'Gremlins'

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Sep 26th 2012, 10:47AM

Sep 26th 2012, 10:47AM

Director Joe Dante's 8 Favorite Scary Christmas Movies

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Oct 31st 2011, 9:50AM

Oct 31st 2011, 9:50AM

Horror Movie News Roundup: Joe Dante Returns, James Wan Blows Up, More!

Posted by
Jacob Hall on Feb 11th 2011, 12:15PM

Feb 11th 2011, 12:15PM

Joe Dante, Vincenzo Natali, Other Horrormeisters Team on 'Paris I'll Kill You'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Oct 28th 2010, 9:12PM

Oct 28th 2010, 9:12PM

Scenes We Love: The Howling

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Oct 19th 2010, 5:50PM

Oct 19th 2010, 5:50PM

Joe Dante Goes on Record to Say He's Not Interested in 'Gremlins 3'

Posted by
Peter Hall on Sep 9th 2010, 12:45PM

Sep 9th 2010, 12:45PM

I Would Have Saved/Killed: Piranha

Posted by
Brian Salisbury on Aug 27th 2010, 11:35AM

Aug 27th 2010, 11:35AM

Trailer Park: Another Year, Machete Maidens Unleashed, Case 39

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Aug 21st 2010, 4:33PM

Aug 21st 2010, 4:33PM

Shelf Life: Piranha (1978)

Posted by
Todd Gilchrist on Aug 20th 2010, 8:45AM

Aug 20th 2010, 8:45AM

'Girls Gone Wild' Producer Offended By 'Piranha' Character

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Aug 20th 2010, 5:48AM

Aug 20th 2010, 5:48AM

Give 'Piranha 3D' a Best Picture Oscar Already

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Aug 19th 2010, 5:30AM

Aug 19th 2010, 5:30AM

'Piranha 3D' Wants Your Votes This Awards Season

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Aug 17th 2010, 10:32AM

Aug 17th 2010, 10:32AM

Review: Piranha

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Aug 16th 2010, 6:55AM

Aug 16th 2010, 6:55AM

Terror Tapes: Saturday the 14th

Posted by
Brian Salisbury on Aug 14th 2010, 1:45PM

Aug 14th 2010, 1:45PM

Interview: Roger Corman

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Aug 9th 2010, 5:45PM

Aug 9th 2010, 5:45PM

The Dante/Corman Produced 'Splatter' Hits Hulu

Posted by
Mike Bracken on Aug 2nd 2010, 10:15AM

Aug 2nd 2010, 10:15AM

New York Asian Film Festival Wrap-Up

Posted by
Simon Abrams on Jul 13th 2010, 5:45AM

Jul 13th 2010, 5:45AM

Double Features of Summer: Innerspace & Bug

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on Jun 30th 2010, 8:03AM

Jun 30th 2010, 8:03AM

Corman and Dante Lead Shout! Factory's Comic-Con Invasion

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Jun 28th 2010, 10:05AM

Jun 28th 2010, 10:05AM

Terror Tuesday Report: The Burbs

Posted by
Brian Salisbury on May 20th 2010, 8:35AM

May 20th 2010, 8:35AM

Scenes We Love: Rock 'n' Roll High School

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on May 9th 2010, 9:02AM

May 9th 2010, 9:02AM

There's a Plot for 'The Howling: Reborn'?

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Mar 15th 2010, 8:55AM

Mar 15th 2010, 8:55AM

SXSW Interview: 'American Grindhouse' Director Elijah Drenner

Posted by
Erik Childress on Mar 13th 2010, 3:02PM

Mar 13th 2010, 3:02PM

Cinematical Seven: Guys Who Should Be Directing All Those Horror Remakes

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on Feb 25th 2010, 5:32PM

Feb 25th 2010, 5:32PM

Could 'Gremlins 3' Be 'Gremlins 3-D'?

Posted by
John Gholson on Jan 25th 2010, 11:33AM

Jan 25th 2010, 11:33AM

Conflicting Reports on 'Gremlins 3' Development

Posted by
Peter Hall on Jan 25th 2010, 11:05AM

Jan 25th 2010, 11:05AM

Shelf Life: Gremlins

Posted by
Todd Gilchrist on Dec 29th 2009, 7:02AM

Dec 29th 2009, 7:02AM

New to Me: Twilight Zone: The Movie

Posted by
William Goss on Dec 2nd 2009, 2:32PM

Dec 2nd 2009, 2:32PM

'The Howling' Gets a Reboot: Are Werewolves the New Vampires?

Posted by
Ron Mwangaguhunga on Nov 23rd 2009, 9:30AM

Nov 23rd 2009, 9:30AM

'The Howling: Reborn' Gets Adopted by New Director

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Nov 23rd 2009, 6:02AM

Nov 23rd 2009, 6:02AM

Plot for 'The Howling Reborn' Does Not Bode Well for Fans of the Original

Posted by
Peter Hall on Nov 11th 2009, 7:05AM

Nov 11th 2009, 7:05AM

Netflix's First Ever Live-Streaming Web Series Stars ... Corey Feldman?

Posted by
Peter Hall on Oct 6th 2009, 10:32AM

Oct 6th 2009, 10:32AM

Netflix Ushers in Original Content With Corey Feldman's Head 'Splatter'

Posted by
Peter Hall on Oct 6th 2009, 6:32AM

Oct 6th 2009, 6:32AM

What We're Watching (at TIFF): The Hole, The Loved Ones, Alice Creed

Posted by
Peter Hall on Sep 17th 2009, 8:34AM

Sep 17th 2009, 8:34AM

Joe Dante Returns With a Pair of Horror Flicks

Posted by
Scott Weinberg on May 15th 2008, 7:02AM

May 15th 2008, 7:02AM

The Gremlins Get Sucked Into the World of Advertising

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on May 1st 2008, 9:32AM

May 1st 2008, 9:32AM

Review: Zombie Strippers

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Apr 16th 2008, 4:02PM

Apr 16th 2008, 4:02PM


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