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Joseph J. Kontra

Joseph J. Kontra is known for his work on 50 First Dates (2004), Demolition Man (1993) and Anger Management (2003). See full bio »

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Known For

50 First Dates
50 First Dates Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2004)
Demolition Man
Demolition Man Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1993)
Anger Management
Anger Management Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2003)
Get Smart
Get Smart Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2008)

Filmography

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 2012 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (second assistant director - as Joseph Kontra)
 2010 In Security (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2010 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (second assistant director: second unit - as Joseph Kontra)
 2008 Raising the Bar (TV Series) (second assistant director - 10 episodes)
- Shop Till You Drop (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- Roman Holiday (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- Out on the Roof (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- A Leg to Stand On (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- Hang Time (2008) ... (second assistant director)
 2008 Get Smart (second assistant director - as Joseph Kontra)
 2005 The Longest Yard (second assistant director)
 2004 50 First Dates (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 2004 Torque (second assistant director: second unit - as Joe Kontra)
 2003 Anger Management (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 2002 The Mothman Prophecies (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 2001 Rat Race (second assistant director)
 1999 Mutiny (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1999 The Mod Squad (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1998 Black Dog (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1998 Desperate Measures (second assistant director: second unit - as Joe Kontra)
 1997 Red Corner (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1997 Weapons of Mass Distraction (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1996 My Fellow Americans (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1996 Fled (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1995 Nick of Time (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1994-1995 Babylon 5 (TV Series) (second assistant director - 4 episodes)
- A Race Through Dark Places (1995) ... (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
- Soul Mates (1994) ... (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
- Spider in the Web (1994) ... (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
- The Long Dark (1994) ... (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (second assistant director)
 1993 Demolition Man (second assistant director)
 1993 Danger Theatre (TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Fatal Distraction/Lethal Luau (1993) ... (second assistant director - segment "Fatal Distraction", as Joseph John Kontra)
 1993 Running Delilah (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1993 Sliver (second assistant director)
 1993 The Temp (second assistant director)
 1992 Wayne's World (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1992 She Woke Up (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1991 Necessary Roughness (second assistant director)
 1991 Soapdish (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
 1991 He Said, She Said (second assistant director - as Joe Kontra)
  Beauty and the Beast (TV Series) (first assistant director - 7 episodes, 1989 - 1990) (second assistant director - 7 episodes, 1989 - 1990)
- The Reckoning (1990) ... (first assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- The Chimes at Midnight (1990) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph Joe Kontra)
- A Time to Heal (1990) ... (first assistant director - as Joseph Joe Kontra)
- Snow (1989) ... (first assistant director - as Joseph Joe Kontra)
- Ceremony of Innocence (1989) ... (first assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 1989 Down on Us (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 1986-1987 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series) (second assistant director - 21 episodes)
- A Face in the Night (1987) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Green Lipstick (1987) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- A Blinding Fear (1987) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Mike Gets Married (1987) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Lady Killer (1987) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 1985-1986 T.J. Hooker (TV Series) (second assistant director - 16 episodes)
- Into the Night (1986) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Blood Sport (1986) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Death Trip (1986) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Partners in Death (1986) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
- Murder by Law (1986) ... (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 1985 I Dream of Jeannie... Fifteen Years Later (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 1985 The Other Lover (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1983 Independence Day (second assistant director - as Joseph Kontra)
 1981 Reds (second assistant director: California unit - as Joseph Kontra)
 1981 Twirl (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
 1981 Bitter Harvest (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Joseph John Kontra)
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Alternate Names:

Joseph John Contra | Joe Kontra | Joseph Joe Kontra | Joseph John Kontra | Joseph Kontra

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