Joe Russo

Anthony and Joe Russo, known together professionally as the Russo brothers, are Emmy Award-winning American film and television directors. The brothers direct most of their work jointly, and they also occasionally work as producers, actors, and editors. The Russos are from Cleveland, Ohio, and were born a year apart. They are alumni of Case Western Reserve University.

Welcome to Collinwood (2002)

Five hapless inner-city low-lifes attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but end up being plagued by bad luck.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  William H. Macy  •  Isaiah Washington  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Michael Jeter

Five hapless inner-city low-lifes attempt to burgle a pawnbroker's safe, but end up being plagued by bad luck.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  William H. Macy  •  Isaiah Washington  •  Sam Rockwell  •  Michael Jeter

You, Me and Dupree (2006)

After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, the closer he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Owen Wilson  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Douglas

After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, the closer he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Kate Hudson  •  Owen Wilson  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Douglas

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

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After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Sebastian Stan  •  Anthony Mackie

After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Sebastian Stan  •  Anthony Mackie

Pieces (1997)

Cops and crooks hound three brothers operating a wig clinic as a front for illegal activity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Jonathan Rea  •  Joe Russo  •  Steve Shindle  •  Wendy James

Cops and crooks hound three brothers operating a wig clinic as a front for illegal activity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Jonathan Rea  •  Joe Russo  •  Steve Shindle  •  Wendy James

The Arrested Development Documentary Project (2013)

Featuring interviews from major cast and crew members, along with 200 fans from across the country, this documentary tells the whole story of this amazing and one of a kind tv show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Smith
CAST:  Mitchell Hurwitz  •  Will Arnett  •  Jason Bateman  •  David Cross

Featuring interviews from major cast and crew members, along with 200 fans from across the country, this documentary tells the whole story of this amazing and one of a kind tv show.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Smith
CAST:  Mitchell Hurwitz  •  Will Arnett  •  Jason Bateman  •  David Cross

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Chris Pratt  •  Brie Larson  •  Robert Downey Jr.

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Josh Brolin  •  Chris Pratt  •  Brie Larson  •  Robert Downey Jr.

Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Evans  •  Josh Brolin  •  Samuel L. Jackson

As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Evans  •  Josh Brolin  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chadwick Boseman  •  Jeremy Renner

Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chadwick Boseman  •  Jeremy Renner

On the Front Line (2014)

An inside look at Captain America's Battlegrounds, the stunt choreography behind the The Winter Soldier  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Kevin Feige

An inside look at Captain America's Battlegrounds, the stunt choreography behind the The Winter Soldier  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Kevin Feige

Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe (2014)

A look at the story behind Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes footage from all of the Marvel films, the Marvel One-Shots and "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."  (more)

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CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Chris Evans  •  Mark Ruffalo

A look at the story behind Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes footage from all of the Marvel films, the Marvel One-Shots and "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Chris Evans  •  Mark Ruffalo

Marvel Studios: The First Ten Years - The Evolution of Heroes (2018)

A discussion of several key MCU characters -- Iron Man, Thor, Captain America -- as well as their work together in the Avengers films, other recent MCU entries, and the upcoming Infinity War.  (more)

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CAST:  Kevin Feige  •  Louis D'Esposito  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Hemsworth

A discussion of several key MCU characters -- Iron Man, Thor, Captain America -- as well as their work together in the Avengers films, other recent MCU entries, and the upcoming Infinity War.  (more)

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CAST:  Kevin Feige  •  Louis D'Esposito  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Hemsworth

United We Stand, Divided We Fall: The Making of 'Captain America: Civil War' (2016)

A two part feature. Part 1 (22:25) features cast and crew looking back at the story's comic book origins and discussing the story's thematic depth and relevance, the large assortment of characters featured in the film, the directors' contributions, the casts' ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Paul Bettany  •  Chadwick Boseman  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Evans

A two part feature. Part 1 (22:25) features cast and crew looking back at the story's comic book origins and discussing the story's thematic depth and relevance, the large assortment of characters featured in the film, the directors' contributions, the casts' ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Paul Bettany  •  Chadwick Boseman  •  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Chris Evans

Cherry (2021)

Cherry drifts from college dropout to army medic in Iraq - anchored only by his true love, Emily. But after returning from the war with PTSD, his life spirals into drugs and crime as he struggles to find his place in the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Tom Holland  •  Ciara Bravo  •  Michael Rispoli  •  Jack Reynor

Cherry drifts from college dropout to army medic in Iraq - anchored only by his true love, Emily. But after returning from the war with PTSD, his life spirals into drugs and crime as he struggles to find his place in the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Tom Holland  •  Ciara Bravo  •  Michael Rispoli  •  Jack Reynor

Untitled Stan Lee Documentary

Documentary centered on comics legend Stan Lee.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
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Documentary centered on comics legend Stan Lee.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
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The Gray Man

Court Gentry is known as The Gray Man – a legend in the covert realm, moving silently from job to job, accomplishing the impossible, and then fading away. And he always hits his target. But there are forces more lethal than Gentry in the world, and in their eyes, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Ryan Gosling  •  Chris Evans  •  Ana de Armas  •  Wagner Moura

Court Gentry is known as The Gray Man – a legend in the covert realm, moving silently from job to job, accomplishing the impossible, and then fading away. And he always hits his target. But there are forces more lethal than Gentry in the world, and in their eyes, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Ryan Gosling  •  Chris Evans  •  Ana de Armas  •  Wagner Moura

Chadwick Boseman: A Tribute for a King (2020)

A tribute to Chadwick Boseman, celebrating his life and legacy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Halpern
CAST:  Kevin Feige  •  Chadwick Boseman  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Robin Roberts

A tribute to Chadwick Boseman, celebrating his life and legacy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Halpern
CAST:  Kevin Feige  •  Chadwick Boseman  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Robin Roberts

The Electric State

Set in an alternative future, it tells the story of a teenage girl who realizes that a strange but sweet robot who comes to her has actually been sent by her missing brother. She and the robot set out to find the brother in an imaginative world of humans mixing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Millie Bobby Brown

Set in an alternative future, it tells the story of a teenage girl who realizes that a strange but sweet robot who comes to her has actually been sent by her missing brother. She and the robot set out to find the brother in an imaginative world of humans mixing ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Russo  •  Anthony Russo
CAST:  Millie Bobby Brown