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Johnston, Joe 1950-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 479 publications in 8 languages and 20,340 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Star Wars fiction  Juvenile works  Illustrations  History  Art  Young adult works 
Roles: Director, Producer, Film editor, Performer, Actor, dir, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joe Johnston
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,221 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
Captain America the first avenger by Chris Evans ( Visual )
48 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,430 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 John Fusco ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 1890's Frank T. Hopkins, a former U.S. Cavalry dispatch rider who is haunted by memories of what he saw at the battle of Wounded Knee, and his mustang Hidalgo, are performing in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billed as the greatest horse and rider the West has ever known. This leads them to be invited to run in the 3,000 mile endurance race across the Middle Eastern desert, the Ocean of Fire, by one of the leading Arabian Sheiks. The race soon becomes not only a matter of pride and honor for Frank, but a race for his very survival as he and his horse attempt the impossible
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,128 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 Homer H Hickam ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,075 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
The Pagemaster by Joe Johnston ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,933 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 )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A preoccupied inventor accidentally shrinks his kids down to 1/4-inch tall and tosses them out in the trash can. The kids face incredible dangers as they try to make their way back home
The wolfman by Joe Johnston ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,270 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 fiancée, 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 )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,087 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!
Return of the Jedi by James Kahn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 501 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 )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost world: Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
The adventures of Teebo : a tale of magic and suspense by Joe Johnston ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 241 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 153 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
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 146 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
Star Wars art : concept by Lucasfilm Ltd. ( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the evolution of conceptual design
The Star wars sketchbook by Joe Johnston ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spring break adventure ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's 1916 and Indy finds that spies, submarines and Mexican revolutionaries make for one wild spring break. Indy and his girlfriend Nancy visit the laboratory of Thomas Edison and contend with dangerous German spies as they struggle to keep Edison's top secret new invention out of the hands of hostile enemy agents. To keep him from getting into more trouble, Indy is sent to visit his aunt in New Mexico, where he is kidnapped by Pancho Villa and swept into the Mexican Revolution
Jurassic Park ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anxious to find funding for his new theory research on velociraptor intelligence, renowned paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant is persuaded by wealthy adventurer Paul Kirby and his wife Amanda to accompany them on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna. This infamous island was once InGen's site B and has become both a primordial breeding ground for John Hammond's magnificent creations and a magnet for thrill-seekers eager to encounter them. When a tragic accident maroons the party of seven, Grant discovers the true reason his deceptive hosts have invited him along. In their perilous attempt to escape, the dwindling group encounters terrifying new creatures undisclosed by InGen, and Grant is forced to learn the dreadful implications of his raptor intelligence theory firsthand
Jurassic Park trilogy by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost world: Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar
Honey, I shrunk ... box set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get ready fo the adventure of a lifetime in the #1 comedy hit. A prepoccupied inventor whose electro-magnetic shrinking machine accidently shrinks his kids down to the size of a pencil point! When he unknowing;y tosses them out in the trash, the kids must try to make their way home through the jungle of dangers
 
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Johnson, Joe 1950-
Johnston, Joseph.
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Languages
English (297)
French (22)
German (11)
Multiple languages (10)
Spanish (7)
Turkish (2)
Italian (2)
Dutch (1)
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