List of the best Joe Dante movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Joe Dante's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Joe Dante movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Joe Dante movies will be at the top of the list. Joe Dante has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Joe Dante movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Joe Dante films to end the squabble once and for all.
If you think the best Joe Dante role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Joe Dante performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.
Examples of films on this list include American Grindhouse and Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror."This list answers the questions, "What are the best Joe Dante movies?" and "What are the greatest Joe Dante roles of all time?"
Sleepwalkers is a 1992 American horror film based on an original screenplay by Stephen King and directed by Mick Garris. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Mark Hamill, Stephen King, Ron Perlman, Mädchen Amick, John Landis, + more
Initial Release: 1992
Directed by: Mick Garris
#70 on The Best Movies of 1992
Hollywood Boulevard is a 1976 film directed by Allan Arkush and Joe Dante, it is the feature film directorial debut of both directors. This film stars Candice Rialson as an aspiring actress who has just arrived in Los Angeles, and was made as a result of a bet between Jon Davison and Roger Corman to make the cheapest ever film for New World Pictures. This was accomplished by extensive use of footage from other New World films. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Joe Dante, Jonathan Demme, Dick Miller, Mary Woronov, Paul Bartel, + more
Initial Release: 1976
Directed by: Allan Arkush, Joe Dante
"The feature-length documentary "American Grindhouse" explores the hidden history of the American Exploitation Film. The movie digs deep into this often overlooked category of U.S. cinema and unearths the shameless and occasionally shocking origins of this popular entertainment. Exploitation Cinema has left an indelible mark on American culture, and this informative and amusing documentary proves that its principles--and popularity--endure to this day." Quoting the program notes from the 2010 SXSW Film Festival. ...more on Wikipedia
Initial Release: 2010
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story is a 2007 documentary film directed by Jeffrey Schwarz. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: John Landis, Joe Dante, Forrest J Ackerman
Initial Release: 2007
Directed by: Jeffrey Schwarz