Tag Archives: The Gate

Shudder’s October, 2022 Lineup Is Spooky Season Perfection


Shudder is the world’s premiere horror streaming service, and you know we are big fans! We’re always excited to see what they have cooking, month after month, but October is extra special because October means Halloween! What does Shudder have in store for horror fans this spooky season? Lots! Check …

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Dorff Goes to Hell: Tibor Takács’s ‘The Gate’ (1987) Retro Review

This year is the 35th anniversary of the kid-friendly horror classic, The Gate, written by Michael Nankin, directed by Tibor Takacs, and released on May 15th of 1987. It is a cautionary tale of every parent’s worst nightmare: their child accidentally performs a Satanic ritual and opens up a gateway …

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A Boy and his Demons: ‘The Gate’ (1987) Turns 30

Can a 12 year old boy’s life collapse into Hell? Yes, indeed — at least if the demons of The Gate have anything to do with it! Released thirty years ago on May 15, 1987, The Gate walks a fine line between kid’s movie and really sinister, adult-themed horror. Thinking …

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