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Gerry Johnston is known for his work on Reign of Fire (2002), Excalibur (1981) and Michael Collins (1996). See full bio »

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Known For

Reign of Fire Special Effects
Excalibur Special Effects
Michael Collins Special Effects
My Left Foot Special Effects


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 2019 Wisting (TV Series) (special effects - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2019) ... (special effects)
- Episode #1.9 (2019) ... (special effects)
- Episode #1.8 (2019) ... (special effects)
- Episode #1.7 (2019) ... (special effects)
- Episode #1.6 (2019) ... (special effects)
 2019 Never Grow Old (special effects coordinator)
 2017/II Muse (special effects supervisor)
 2014 Let Us Prey (pyrotechnic & physical effects supervisor) / (pyrotechnic supervisor)
 2012/I Stitches (pyrotechnician supervisor)
 2011 Shellshock (Short) (special effects supervisor)
 2009 Happy Ever Afters (special effects supervisor)
 2009 Wake Wood (special effects supervisor)
 2009/I Nothing Personal (special effects)
 2007 Strength and Honour (special effects supervisor)
 2007 48 Angels (special effects)
 2006 Johnny Was (special effects supervisor)
 2004 Man About Dog (special effects)
 2004 Laws of Attraction (special effects supervisor)
 2002 Reign of Fire (senior special effects technician)
 2002 The Abduction Club (special effects crew)
 2000 The Most Fertile Man in Ireland (special effects)
 1999 Eviction (Short) (special effects)
 1998 Saving Private Ryan (senior special effects technician: Ireland)
 1997 The Butcher Boy (senior special effects technician)
 1996 Space Truckers (physical effects supervisor: second unit - as Gerry Johnson)
 1996 Michael Collins (special effects coordinator)
 1995 Frankie Starlight (special effects)
 1995 Braveheart (special effects senior technician)
 1994 Waterweed (Short) (special effects)
 1994 A Man of No Importance (special effects)
 1994 Widows' Peak (special effects)
 1993 In the Name of the Father (senior special effects technician)
 1993 Screen Two (TV Series) (special effects crew - 1 episode)
- The Snapper (1993) ... (special effects crew - uncredited)
 1992 Into the West (special effects supervisor)
 1992 The Playboys (special effects supervisor)
 1991 4 Play (TV Series) (special effects - 1 episode)
- In the Border Country (1991) ... (special effects)
 1990 Living Doll (special effects supervisor)
 1990 A Man Called Sarge (special effects supervisor)
 1989 My Left Foot (special effects coordinator)
 1986 Al-hudud al Multahiba (special effects supervisor)
 1986 Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (special effects supervisor)
 1986 Rawhead Rex (special effects supervisor)
 1986 The Ballroom of Romance (special effects)
 1985 King Solomon's Mines (special effects)
 1985 Lamb (special effects)
 1985 James Joyce's Women (special effects)
 1984 Children in the Crossfire (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1983 The Country Girls (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1983 Educating Rita (special effects)
 1982 Angel (special effects)
 1981 The Manions of America (TV Mini-Series) (special effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Part III (1981) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Part II (1981) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Part I (1981) ... (special effects supervisor)
 1981 Excalibur (special effects)
 1980 The Sea Wolves (special effects - uncredited)
 1980 Strumpet City (TV Mini-Series) (special effects)
 1979 The Hard Way (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1978 The Great Train Robbery (special effects - uncredited)
 1977 The Last Remake of Beau Geste (special effects - uncredited)
 1977 The Purple Taxi (special effects)
 1975 Barry Lyndon (special effects - uncredited)
 1974 Zardoz (special effects - as Gerry Johnson)
 1973 The MacKintosh Man (special effects - uncredited)
 1972 Images (special effects - uncredited)
 1971 Duck, You Sucker (special effects - uncredited)
 1971 Von Richthofen and Brown (special effects - uncredited)
 1971 Zeppelin (special effects - uncredited)
 1970 Ryan's Daughter (special effects - uncredited)
 1970 The McKenzie Break (special effects - uncredited)
 1970 Underground (special effects - uncredited)
 1970 Quackser Fortune Has a Cousin in the Bronx (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1970 Darling Lili (special effects - uncredited)
 1969 Lock Up Your Daughters! (special effects - uncredited)
 1966 The Blue Max (special effects - uncredited)
Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

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