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Johnston, Joe 1950-

Works: 69 works in 624 publications in 12 languages and 25,138 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Star Wars fiction  Science fiction  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Actor, dir, Film editor, Performer, fmd, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Joe Johnston
Most widely held works by Joe Johnston
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

117 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,191 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
October sky by Joe Johnston( Visual )

60 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,866 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 Anthony Russo( Visual )

57 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
Hidalgo by José Clemente Orozco( Visual )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1890 neemt een Amerikaanse cowboy de uitdaging aan met zijn mustang mee te doen aan een race dwars door de Arabische woestijn
The Pagemaster by Joe Johnston( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy seeks refuge from a storm in an empty library, only to be swept away into the magical animated world of the Pagemaster, where legendary characters from literary classsics come to life
Honey, I shrunk the kids by Stuart Gordon( Visual )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,789 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 George Waggner( Visual )

28 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Talbot is lured back to his family estate to investigate the savage murder of his brother by a bloodthirsty beast. There, Talbot must confront his childhood demons, his estranged father, his brother's grieving fiancee, and a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector. When Talbot is bitten by the creature, he becomes eternally cursed and soon discovers a fate far worse than death
The rocketeer by Joe Johnston( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,114 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
The princess, the scoundrel, and the farm boy : an original retelling of Star Wars: a new hope by Alexandra Bracken( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 843 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
So you want to be a Jedi? : an original retelling of Star wars: the Empire strikes back by Adam Gidwitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 841 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
Beware the power of the dark side! : an original retelling of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi by Tom Angleberger( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 820 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
Return of the Jedi : the storybook based on the movie by James Kahn( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 483 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
The adventures of Teebo : a tale of magic and suspense by Joe Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 221 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
Race to danger by Stephanie Calmenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Indiana Jones and his girlfriend, daughter of Tom Swift creator Edward Stratemeyer, are visiting the laboratories of Thomas A. Edison when top secret plans for an electric car are stolen
Star Wars art : concept by Lucasfilm Ltd.( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the evolution of conceptual design
A bout de souffle = Breathless by Deep Purple (Musical group)( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in 6 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unsuspecting office worker, Tom Miller, becomes trapped in his office building with a demented killer. As Tom rushes to protect those employees working late, he soon discovers that his legal firm has been hiding sinister secrets that could put thousands of lives at risk
The Star wars sketchbook by Joe Johnston( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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-

Johnston, Joseph.

Johnston, Joseph 1950-...

Джонстон, Джо кинорежиссёр США

Жо Жонстон

ג'ו ג'ונסטון

جو جانستون

جو جونستون

조 존스턴

존스턴, 조 1950-

존스톤, 조 1950-


ジョンストン, ジョー


October skyThe PagemasterHoney, I shrunk the kidsReturn of the Jedi : the storybook based on the movie