Joe Johnston

Joe Johnston to Direct Stalled ‘Gotti’ Biopic

Joe Johnston to Direct Stalled ‘Gotti’ Biopic

http://movieweb.com/person/joe-johnston/Joe Johnston has inked a deal to direct the revived Gotti: In the Shadow of My Father, which has languished in development hell for the past few years.

The story centers on Gambino crime family boss John Gotti Sr., who is being played by John Travolta. Leo Rossi and Lem Dobbs wrote the screenplay based on a story by the mobster's son John Gotti Jr..

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‘Not Safe for Work’ Lands ‘Captain America’ Director Joe Johnston

http://movieweb.com/person/joe-johnston/Joe Johnston has penned a deal to direct the Blumhouse Pictures and Universal thriller, Not Safe for Work. This will be the directors first project since directing 2011's Captain America: The First Avenger.

The thriller follows a young paralegal who is trapped in the office with a killer on a mission to destroy files for another corporation. The script is written by Adam Mason and Simon Boyes who previously worked together on 2007's The Devil's Chair. Couper Samuelson and Bryan Brucks are producing.

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Joe Johnston Wants to Make a Boba Fett Movie

Joe Johnston got his filmmaking start as a storyboard artist for George Lucas and was a visual effects art director on the first three Star Wars movies, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi. One of the characters he helped design was Boba Fett, along with Yoda, the Ewoks and the Millenium Falcon space ship.

Captain America: The First Avenger was released July 22nd, 2011.

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Joe Johnston Talks ‘Jurassic Park IV’

Just last month, we http://movieweb.com/steven-spielberg-wants-to-reboot-jurassic-park/reported that Steven Spielberg had been meeting with screenwriter Mark Protosevich to brainstorm ideas as to how to re-boot the Jurassic Park franchise with a fourth installment.

Jurassic World was released June 12th, 2015.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Avengers’ Gives Steve Rogers a Different Spin from ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’

We recently caught up with director Joe Johnston, the man behind this July's epic summer superhero adventure Captain America: The First Avenger. And he explained that the Steve Rogers we will see in The Avengers is different from the one Chris Evans is portraying in the stand-alone film. Part of that comes from the director distancing himself from The Avengers production.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier was released April 4th, 2014.

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EXCLUSIVE: Joe Johnston Talks ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’

The director behind Marvel's epic adventure takes us behind-the-scenes in creating one of this summer's funnest outings.

Its official. Captain America: The First Avenger is the best superhero movie of the summer. I sure hope you saved some money to see it. The film is a blast from top to bottom, and that exuberant energy is thanks to director Joe Johnston, who brings the character of Steve Rogers popping to brilliant life. We caught up with Joe early this morning to talk about Captain America: The First Avenger, and what it took to bring this Marvel WWII adventure to the big screen.

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Second ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ Trailer!

Joe Johnston directs star Chris Evans in this summer's final superhero fling Captain America: The First Avenger, and the anticipation for this epic WWII adventure has gone off the rails. Paramount Pictures and Marvel Studios have released the second theatrical trailer to help quench our Steve Rogers thirst, which you can check out below, packed with all new Nazi-bashing footage. It's about time!

Captain America: The First Avenger was released July 22nd, 2011.

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‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ Has ‘Indiana Jones’ Pacing Says Joe Johnston

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Captain America: The First Avenger was released July 22nd, 2011.

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