The Gate (1987)


Day 6 of 31

The Gate  (Horror,  1987) (15) D: Tibor Takács W: Michael Nankin P:  C: Stephen Dorff, Christa Denton, Louis Tripp. 1h 25m. USA.

Synopsis : Two young boys accidentally release a horde of nasty, pint-sized demons from a hole in a suburban backyard. What follows is a classic battle between good and evil as the two kids struggle to overcome a nightmarish hell that literally begins to take over the Earth.

TAGLINE : There’s a Passageway – A Gate Behind Which the Demons Wait to Take Back What Was Once Theirs.

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A slightly silly comedic horror,  based around a few kids who accidentally open the gates to hell and have to deal with the consequences without getting into trouble with their parents. The film seems to be inspired by a lot of events that were kicking around in the mid to late 80’s including the ludicrous Judas Priest backward lyrics case and just other general shenanigans. Continue reading The Gate (1987)