Search results for "Joe Johnston"


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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) RT 80% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 2011

Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Hayley Atwell

Hidalgo (2004) RT 47% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Aug 2004

Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Western
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Zuleikha Robinson  •  Omar Sharif  •  Adam Alexi-Malle

Jurassic Park III (2001) RT 50% / Audience 36%

DVD release: Dec 2001

In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  William H. Macy  •  Téa Leoni  •  Trevor Morgan

October Sky (1999) RT 90% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jul 1999

Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and eventually became ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Chris Cooper  •  Laura Dern  •  Chris Owen

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure (1999) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Oct 1999

The sixth film in the series.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston  •  Carl Schultz
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Jumanji (1995) RT 48% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Jan 2000

When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Kirsten Dunst  •  Jonathan Hyde  •  Bonnie Hunt

The Pagemaster (1994) RT 18% / Audience 48%

DVD release: May 2002

Tyler knows a lot about accidents. So much so, he is scared to do anything that might endanger him, like riding his bike, or climbing into his treehouse. While in an old ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston  •  Pixote Hunt  •  Maurice Hunt
CAST:  Macaulay Culkin  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Patrick Stewart  •  Whoopi Goldberg

The Rocketeer (1991) RT 62% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jul 2001

Straight from the pages of a pulp comic from a past era, the Rocketeer recreates 1930s Hollywood, complete with gangsters, Nazi spies, and the growth of the Age of Aviation. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Billy Campbell  •  Jennifer Connelly  •  Alan Arkin  •  Timothy Dalton

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989) RT 75% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Oct 2002

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 ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Rick Moranis  •  Marcia Strassman  •  Matt Frewer  •  Kristine Sutherland

Not Safe for Work (2014) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Apr 2014

An office worker is trapped inside the building where a killer is on the loose.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joe Johnston
CAST:  Max Minghella  •  Eloise Mumford  •  Michael Gladis  •  Molly Hagan




Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (1977)

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  George Lucas
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Harrison Ford  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Peter Cushing

From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga (1983)

From Star Wars to Jedi: The Making of a Saga is a 1983 television documentary special that originally aired on PBS. It is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  George Lucas  •  Mark Hamill  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Harrison Ford

Empire of Dreams (2004)

Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy is a 2004 documentary film directed by Kevin Burns and narrated by Robert Clotworthy. It documents the making of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Burns  •  Edith Becker
CAST:  Robert Clotworthy  •  Kenny Baker  •  Jim Bloom  •  Leo Braudy

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