John Sayles

Piranha – USA, 1978

Piranha is a 1978 American horror feature film about a swarm of killer piranhas. It was directed by Joe Dante (The Howling, Gremlins, Trapped Ashes; Burying the Ex) and stars Bradford Dillman (Bug), Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy (Invasion of the Body Snatchers), Keenan Wynn, Barbara Steele (Black Sunday; Shivers), Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski. Produced by Roger… Read More ›

The Howling – USA, 1981

The Howling is a 1981 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Joe Dante (Burying the Ex; Trapped Ashes; Matinee; Gremlins; Piranha). Only very loosely based on the novel of the same name by Gary Brandner, the screenplay was co-written by… Read More ›

Alligator – USA, 1980

‘A frightening movie with a sense of fun!’ Alligator is a 1980 American monster movie, directed by Lewis Teague (Cujo; Cat’s Eye) from a screenplay by John Sayles (Piranha). It stars Robert Forster, Robin Riker, Henry Silva and Michael V. Gazzo. The film plays on… Read More ›