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Joe Johnston was born on May 13, 1950 in Austin, Texas, USA as Joseph Eggleston Johnston III. He is a director, known for Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), Jumanji (1995) and Jurassic Park III (2001). See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Lumen (TV Movie)
 2010 The Wolfman
 2004 Hidalgo
 1999 October Sky
 1995 Jumanji
 1994 The Pagemaster (live action sequences)
 1993 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1991 The Rocketeer
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Joe Johnson | Joseph Johnston

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Answered an ad while a student at Cal State-Long Beach, which was looking for employees. That ad was for George Lucas whom Johnston became acquainted with. He was employed a storyboard artist who would watch Lucas do his editing. Eventually, Johnston decided to leave Lucas' company and travel with the money he had saved up. But Lucas suggested that he go to USC film school (his alma mater), which... See more »

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Films are often referred to as "popcorn flicks" or "saturday afternoon fare" and are largely meant for pure entertainment

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