Released on March 13 of 1981 in the USA, "The Howling" (also known as "Ululato, L'", "Tier, Das") is a Fantasy/Horror/Mystery/Thriller film directed by Joe Dante, and written by John Sayles (screenplay) . Dee Wallace is starring, alongside Patrick Macnee, Dennis Dugan, Christopher Stone, Belinda Balaski and Kevin McCarthy.
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Who is the director of "The Howling":
The Howling was directed by Joe Dante, an American director, actor, producer, and writer.
Before directing The Howling, Joe Dante had directed Rock 'n' Roll High School, released in 1979, Piranha (1978), Hollywood Boulevard (1976). Since, he directed Twilight Zone: The Movie, released in 1983, Gremlins (1984), Explorers (1985), Innerspace (1987), Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), and The 'burbs (1989).
When was "The Howling" released:
The Howling was initally released in the United States on Friday, March 13, 1981. Also released on this day were Back Roads (dir. Martin Ritt) and The Funhouse (dir. Tobe Hooper). This was thirty-eight (38) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, January 21, 1981 in France and on Thursday, July 30, 1981 in Germany.
What is the cast of "The Howling":
At the casting of The Howling we find Dee Wallace, previously seen in The Hills Have Eyes (1977) and The Stepford Wives (1975); Patrick Macnee (Until They Sail (1957), Les Girls (1957)); Dennis Dugan (The Spaceman and King Arthur (1979), Harry and Walter Go to New York (1976)) [ more... ]
- Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski, Kevin McCarthy, Robert Picardo can be seen in Matinee, released in 1993.
- Dick Miller and Kevin McCarthy, Robert Picardo, Kenneth Tobey can all be seen in Innerspace, released in 1987.
- Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski, Jim McKrell, Kenneth Tobey can all be seen in Gremlins, released in 1984.
- Belinda Balaski, Robert Picardo, Kenneth Tobey and Dick Miller can all be seen in Gremlins 2: The New Batch, released in 1990.
- Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski, Robert Picardo also appeared together in Explorers, released in 1985.
- Belinda Balaski, Robert Picardo and Dick Miller also appeared together in Small Soldiers, released in 1998.
- Belinda Balaski, Robert Picardo and Dick Miller also appeared together in Amazon Women on the Moon, released in 1987.
- Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski, Kevin McCarthy also appeared in Piranha, released in 1978.
- Kevin McCarthy, Robert Picardo and Dick Miller also appeared in Looney Tunes: Back in Action, released in 2003.
What is the Storyline of "The Howling":
Karen White (Dee Wallace) is a Los Angeles television news anchor who is being stalked by a serial murderer named Eddie Quist (Robert Picardo). In cooperation with the police, she takes part in a scheme to capture Eddie by agreeing to meet him in a sleazy porno theater. Eddie forces Karen to watch a video of a young woman being raped, and when Karen turns around to see Eddie she screams. The police enter and shoot Eddie, and although Karen is safe, she suffers amnesia. Her therapist, Dr. George Waggner [...]
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