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Johnston, Joe 1950-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 506 publications in 10 languages and 21,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Star Wars fiction  Juvenile works  Illustrated works  Science fiction films  Art 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, dir, Actor, Performer, Film editor, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Other
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 )

86 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alan 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 and recently orphaned children. Now a grown man, Alan tries to outwit the game's powerful forces in this imaginative adventure that combines breathtaking special effects with an enchanting mixture of comedy, magic and thrills.--summary adapted from container
October sky by Homer H Hickam( Visual )

37 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,817 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 )

46 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,608 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 Joe Johnston( Visual )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,399 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 )

76 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,276 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
The Pagemaster by Joe Johnston( Visual )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,920 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 1,808 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 )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,420 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 )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,090 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!"--Container
Return of the Jedi by James Kahn( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 497 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 324 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
The adventures of Teebo : a tale of magic and suspense by Joe Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 228 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 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 197 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
Race to danger by Stephanie Calmenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 152 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 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the very best Star wars conceptual artwork. As curated by George Lucas, the artwork that helped bring the Star Wars Saga to life is revealed in all its glory. Includes pre-production drawings and paintings from the original trilogy, the prequel trilogy, the TV shows, and the video games. From pen and paint and paper to the digital realm, the result is the creation of breathtaking iconic worlds, vehicles, and characters that successive generations have embraced and made their own
The Skulls trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Skulls III: A young, overachieving coed has set her sights on being the first female member of the all-male secret Skulls society. But will she be willing to resort to blackmail, lies and murder just to get in?
The Star wars sketchbook by Joe Johnston( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Skulls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sexy, young undergrad has set her sights on being the first female member of the all-male secret Skulls society. But will she be willing to resort to blackmail, lies and murder, just to get in?
Spring break adventure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 71 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
Not safe for work( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 68 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
 
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