This is part of Masters of Practical Effects
Special effects pioneer Chris Walas in attendance for a post-screening Q&A!
GREMLINS (1984): A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet, and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town. Starring Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates and Corey Feldman, directed by Joe Dante. 35mm print.
Chris Walas won the Academy Award for 'Best Makeup' for his incredible work in David Cronenberg's THE FLY in 1987. He's also known for creating the titular creatures in GREMLINS, and for being involved with the effects in the climactic scene of Steven Spielberg's RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK.