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Johnston, Joe 1950-

Overview
Works: 108 works in 841 publications in 13 languages and 26,648 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Science fiction  Fiction  Children's films  Juvenile works  Star Wars fiction  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Actor, Film editor, dir, fmd, Performer, Restager , Other, Author of introduction, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joe Johnston
 
Most widely held works by Joe Johnston
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

139 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 3,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically transported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
October Sky by Joe Johnston( Visual )

68 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Homer Hickam Jr., a high school student in rural West Virginia, who seemed destined to repeat his father's harsh life in the coal mines, until he turned his attention to the skies
Captain America : the first avenger by Chris Evans( Visual )

91 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being deemed unfit for military service, Steve Rogers volunteers to participate in an experimental program that turns him into the super soldier, Captain America
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( Visual )

116 editions published between 1000 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
Hidalgo by Joe Johnston( Visual )

55 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his glory days long past, Frank T. Hopkins is invited to enter the Ocean of Fire, a death-defying 3000 mile race across the Arabian Desert. Pitted against the finest Arabian horses and villainous competitors vowing victory at all costs, this race for extraordinary riches becomes a race for their very lives
The Pagemaster by Joe Johnston( Visual )

37 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of adventure and fantasy, which sends a young boy into the pages of the world's greatest stories. Seeking refuge from a storm, timid Richard Tyler enters an empty library only to be swept away into the magical animated world of The Pagemaster, where legendary characters from literary classics come alive. Guided by a trio of talking books--Adventure, Fantasy and Horror--Richard must conquer his greatest fears before he can find his way home
Honey, I shrunk the kids by Stuart Gordon( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them
The Wolfman by Joe Johnston( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the classic Universal Pictures film that launched the legacy of horror, The Wofman reclaims the myth of a man whose curse transforms him into something less than human. Lawrence Talbot, a carefree Londoner, is lured back to his family estate after the disappearance of his brother. Reunited in crisis with his estranged father, Talbot sets out to find his brother ... but discovers an even more horrifying destiny for himself
The rocketeer by Joe Johnston( Visual )

30 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of a top-secret jetpack hurls test pilot Cliff Secord into a daring adventure of mystery, suspense, and intrigue! Cliff encounters an assortment of ruthless villains, led by a Hollywood screen star who's a secret Nazi spy. With the help of his actress girlfriend, the young pilot battles enormous odds to defeat his foes who are anxious to use the device in an evil plan to rule the world! The dangerous mission transforms the ordinary young man into an extraordinary hero
Beware the power of the dark side! : an original retelling of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi by Tom Angleberger( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a retelling of the third Star Wars movie, featuring Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia as they battle the Empire. The evil Empire is constructing a second Death Star to crush the Rebel Alliance. But Luke Skywalker has other plans-- to destroy the Empire and stop the Emperor once and for all. Yet there is one thing standing in his way ... his father
So you want to be a Jedi? : an original retelling of Star wars: the Empire strikes back by Adam Gidwitz( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reimagines the second Star Wars film in which Luke Skywalker trains with Yoda to become a Jedi after a rebel defeat on the ice planet Hoth and battles Darth Vader, who reveals a startling secret to Luke during their duel. You are Luke Skywalker, taking your first steps toward becoming the greatest Jedi in the galaxy. But the way will not be easy, and the power of the dark side is strong
The princess, the scoundrel, and the farm boy : an original retelling of Star Wars: a new hope by Alexandra Bracken( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and Polish and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated retelling of the first Star Wars film in which the galaxy's fate lies in the hands of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and Han Solo
Jumanji( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Allen Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically tranported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan must outwit the game's powerful forces before any insoluble problems occur
Return of the Jedi by James Kahn( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker and his friends in the Rebel Alliance formulate a daring plan to battle with the Empire and its evil leaders, Darth Vader and the Emperor
Jurassic Park adventure pack( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dino' blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber. Originally issued in 1993
Star wars Ewok adventures by George Lucas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caravan of courage: the Towani family are separated when their shuttlecraft crashes on Endor. While the parents are soon captured by the giant known as Gorax, Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing
Programming web services with XML-RPC by Simon St. Laurent( Book )

22 editions published in 2001 in English and Italian and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the capabilities of XML-RPC, a system for remote procedure calls built on XML and the HTTP protocol. XML-RPC lets developers connect programs running on different computers by wrapping procedure calls in XML
The adventures of Teebo : a tale of magic and suspense by Joe Johnston( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teebo the daydreaming Ewok finds the peace of his village destroyed when Vulgarr the Dulok reports that Teebo's sister Malani has been stolen by the giant Grudakk
Jurassic Park : ultimate trilogy( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dinosaur blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber
Jurassic Park collection by Michael Crichton( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lost world: Jurassic Park: Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free. Now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
 
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Alternative Names
Joe Johnston Amerikaans ontwerper

Joe Johnston cinéaste américain

Joe Johnston regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Joe Johnston US-amerikanischer Designer und Regisseur

Johnson, Joe 1950-

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