Joe Johnston

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Joe Johnston

Joe Johnston is a film director, best known for directing Jurassic Park III.

Early Life


Personal Life


Feature films

Year Title Director Producer Effects Artist Art Director Notes
1977 Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope Yes
1980 The Empire Strikes Back Yes Yes
1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Yes Yes
1983 Return of the Jedi Yes
1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Yes
1986 Howard the Duck Yes Ultralight sequence designer
1987 *batteries not included Second unit director, production manager
1988 Willow Yes
1989 Always Yes Aerial sequence designer
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Yes
1991 The Rocketeer Yes
1994 The Pagemaster Yes Live-action scenes
1995 Jumanji Yes
1999 October Sky Yes
2001 Jurassic Park III Yes
2004 Hidalgo Yes
2010 The Wolfman Yes
2011 Captain America: The First Avenger Yes
2014 Not Safe for Work Yes


Year Title Notes
1978–1979 Battlestar Galactica Effects illustration and design
1984 The Ewok Adventure Production Designer
TV movie
1985 Ewoks: The Battle for Endor
Star Wars: Droids Writer
Episode: "Coby and the Starhunters"
1993 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Director
Episode: "Princeton, February 1916"


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