WorldCat Identities

Letteri, Joe 1957-

Works: 10 works in 13 publications in 3 languages and 630 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Horror films  Science fiction 
Roles: Author of introduction, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Joe Letteri
The hobbit, an unexpected journey by Daniel Falconer( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the characters and creatures, detailing how each were realized for the film
Avatar by James Cameron( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jake Sully is a former Marine confined to a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving Earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore. But a beautiful Na'vi female, Neytiri, saves Jake's life -- which changes everything
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
The art of film magic : 20 years of Weta ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This deluxe slipcased two-volume set is an insider's tour of twenty years of movie-making magic at Weta Workshop and Weta Digital, the creative team behind such celebrated films as 'The Lord of the Rings', 'Avatar', 'The Avengers', 'King Kong' and 'District 9'. Brimming with never-before-published content, including concept designs, sketches, behind-the-scenes photographs, and interview material from cast and crew members, it is a look at how the sets, costumes, creatures and characters, weaponry, and visual effects are created for the world's most iconic films
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Racing to uncover the secrets of a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune but also an ancient curse Tintin and his loyal dog Snowy embark on an action-packed journey around the world"--Container
Le Hobbit : un voyage inattendu : chroniques ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Daylight by Leslie Bohem( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The film features the drama of a small group of people trapped in the Holland Tunnel linking Manhattan and New Jersey
Le dragon des mers by Jay Russell( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Un jeune garçon esseulé découvre, lors d'une promenade sur la plage, un oeuf à l'aspect très étrange. Incertain de son origine, il décide de le ramener chez lui. Cependant, lorsque celui ci éclos au cours de la nuit, il se retrouve à sa grande surprise l'heureux propriétaire d'une créature mythique ayant l'aspect d'un cheval et d'un serpent d'eau. Ce dernier grandit d'une manière spectaculaire. Incapable de le cacher plus longtemps, il décide de le ramener dans son milieu naturel, le mettant, sans le savoir, dans une situation très dangereuse, car les habitants vont le percevoir comme une menace
Weta Digital : 20 years of imagination on screen by Clare Burgess( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A talented director with the right cinematography crew may see in his or her head exactly the movie he wants to make. But to realize that vision he must have the right visual effects. These are exactly what the geniuses at Weta Digital provide. Movies featured include: The Lord of the Rings trilogy Avatar The Hobbit trilogy The Avengers Prometheus District 9 The Adventures of Tintin King Kong The Chronicles of Narnia Rise of the Planet of the Apes Elysium (premiering this August 2013. Directed by Neil Blomkamp of District 9 fame)
The hobbit, an unexpected journey : chronicles by Daniel Falconer( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.00 for Le Hobbit ... to 1.00 for The hobbit ...)
Alternative Names
Letteri, Joe.
English (9)
French (2)
Spanish (1)