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Joe Roth is a Actor, Director and Producer American born on 13 june 1948 at New York City (USA)

Joe Roth

Joe Roth
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Nationality USA
Birth 13 june 1948 (72 years) at New York City (USA)
Creator of Morgan Creek Productions
Creator of Caravan Pictures

Joe Roth (born July 13, 1948) is an American film executive, producer and film director. He co-founded Morgan Creek Productions in 1987 and was chairman of 20th Century Fox (1989–1993), Caravan Pictures (1993–1994), and Walt Disney Studios (1994–2000) before founding Revolution Studios in 2000.

Biography

Après avoir décroché un diplôme de journalisme, Joe Roth trouve son premier travail en tant qu'assistant de production dans une boite de pub à San Francisco. En 1976, il produit son premier film, Tunnel Vision (1976), avec Chevy Chase. En 1987, il créa une société de production, Morgan Creek Productions, qui produira des films comme Young Guns (1989).

En 1989, il est nommé président du département cinéma de la Fox, puis, en 1992, il est engagé par la Walt Disney Company pour produire des films sous le label Caravan Pictures dont il devient le président. Le studio a été créé en 1993 et a produit plusieurs films à la suite du contrat initial qui prévoyait 25 films devant être distribués par Buena Vista Distribution.

En 1994, il devient président du Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group à la suite de la démission de Jeffrey Katzenberg puis en avril 1996 pdg de Walt Disney Studios Entertainment.

Il est aussi l'un des propriétaires du Seattle Sounders FC, club de soccers de MLS, basé à Seattle.

Best films

Alice in Wonderland (2010)
(Producer)
Maleficent (2014)
(Producer)
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
(Producer)
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)
(Producer)
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
(Producer)
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
(Producer)

Usually with

Neal Israel
Neal Israel
(4 films)
Roger Birnbaum
Roger Birnbaum
(12 films)
Richard Chew
Richard Chew
(3 films)
Danny Elfman
Danny Elfman
(6 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Joe Roth (54 films)

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Actor

Tunnel Vision, 1h10
Directed by Neal Israel
Genres Comedy
Actors Roger Bowen, Chevy Chase, John Candy, Howard Hesseman, Joe Flaherty, Laraine Newman
Roles Player-Announcer
Rating51% 2.562872.562872.562872.562872.56287
The plot of the movie revolves around a new television network called TunnelVision which is notably free of censorship and has thus become the most-watched channel in television history. In the then-future year of 1985, the president of TunnelVision (Proctor) is under Senate investigation led by a Senator (Hesseman) who wishes to shut down the channel due to its perceived widespread negative effects on the population of the United States. The bulk of the movie consists of commercials, shorts, and trailers for fictional movies that are usually not connected to one another. These are being shown during a Congressional Oversight Committee hearing as a representative day of TunnelVision programming. At the end of the film, the committee finds in favor of TunnelVision, but the network president is shot and killed by a crazed French chef who had been a running gag throughout the segments.

Director

Freedomland, 1h50
Directed by Joe Roth
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Samuel L. Jackson, Julianne Moore, Edie Falco, Ron Eldard, William Forsythe, Aunjanue Ellis
Rating51% 2.552142.552142.552142.552142.55214
Brenda (Julianne Moore) walks through a predominantly African American housing project and enters an emergency room, apparently in shock and with cut and bleeding hands. Police detective Lorenzo Council (Samuel L. Jackson) is sent to take a statement from Brenda, who says that her car has been stolen. When Lorenzo gets there, she reveals that her young son, Cody, was in the back seat of the car. The police frantically begin searching for Cody.
Christmas with the Kranks, 1h38
Directed by Joe Roth
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Christmas films
Actors Tim Allen, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd, Erik Per Sullivan, Julie Gonzalo, Jake Busey
Rating54% 2.704052.704052.704052.704052.70405
After Riverside, Illinois couple Luther (Tim Allen) and Nora Krank (Jamie Lee Curtis) see their daughter, Blair (Julie Gonzalo) depart for a Peace Corps assignment in Peru on the Sunday following Thanksgiving, empty nest syndrome sets in. Luther calculates the couple spent $6,132 during the previous year's holiday season and, not looking forward to celebrating Christmas without their daughter, he suggests they invest the money usually spent on decorations, gifts, and entertainment and treat themselves to a ten-day Caribbean cruise instead. Skeptical at first, Nora finally agrees under the condition that they still give a donation to the church and Children's Hospital. Luther tries to refuse but finally agrees and they begin planning the trip.
America's Sweethearts, 1h39
Directed by Joe Roth
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Films about television, Erotic films
Actors Julia Roberts, Billy Crystal, Catherine Zeta-Jones, John Cusack, Hank Azaria, Stanley Tucci
Rating57% 2.850092.850092.850092.850092.85009
Film publicist Lee Phillips (Billy Crystal) is tasked with promoting a film featuring movie stars Gwen Harrison (Catherine Zeta-Jones) and Eddie Thomas (John Cusack). His job is complicated by the fact that the eccentric director of the film, Hal Weidmann (Christopher Walken), refuses to show him a cut of the film and demands the first viewing take place at a press junket. To promote the film, Lee decides to focus on the two stars: Gwen and Eddie, once known as "America's Sweethearts". Unfortunately, they are now going through an ugly split. As a result of Gwen's affair with Hector (Hank Azaria), Eddie has an emotional breakdown and is at a New Age retreat. Lee decides that his best chance to promote the film is to reunite the couple.
Coupe de Ville, 1h39
Directed by Joe Roth
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies, Buddy films
Actors Patrick Dempsey, Arye Gross, Daniel Stern, Alan Arkin, Annabeth Gish, Joseph Bologna
Rating66% 3.346573.346573.346573.346573.34657
Meet the Libner brothers: Marvin (Daniel Stern), the oldest, is a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. Buddy (Arye Gross), the middle child, is a timid dreamer. Bobby (Patrick Dempsey), the youngest, is a handsome rebel in reform school. As kids, they fought a lot and as adults, they barely speak to each other. In the summer of 1963, their tough and eccentric father, Fred (Alan Arkin), gives them a task: to bring a 1954 Cadillac, bought for their mother, Betty (Rita Taggart), from Detroit to Miami. As the trip goes on, the three brothers fight and begin to reconnect with each other, while trying to keep the Caddy in mint condition.
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise, 1h38
Directed by Joe Roth
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films
Actors Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Curtis Armstrong, Larry B. Scott, Timothy Busfield, Courtney Thorne-Smith
Rating52% 2.6037852.6037852.6037852.6037852.603785
The Lambda Lambda Lambda from Adams College are packing their suitcases to get ready for a national fraternity convention in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Just before heading to the airport, Lewis' (Robert Carradine) best friend Gilbert (Anthony Edwards) explains to him that he feels stupid that he cannot come, due to breaking his leg (during a chess match).
Streets of Gold, 1h35
Directed by Joe Roth
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Boxing films, Political films
Actors Klaus Maria Brandauer, Adrian Pasdar, Wesley Snipes, Elya Baskin, John Mahoney, Ángela Molina
Rating60% 3.0030653.0030653.0030653.0030653.003065
Alik is an immigrant from the Soviet Union, but is not allowed on the Soviet national team because he is Jewish. One day he meets two young amateur boxers named Roland Jenkins and Timmi Boyle and begins to coach them.

Producer

The United States vs. Billie Holiday
Directed by Lee Daniels
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical, Musical
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors Trevante Rhodes, Garrett Hedlund, Natasha Lyonne, Leslie Jordan, Dana Gourrier, Adriane Lenox
Roles Producer
Rating63% 3.1510553.1510553.1510553.1510553.151055
Dans les années 1940, la chanteuse Billie Holiday, qui connait de multiples addictions, est la cible du Département fédéral des stupéfiants dans le cadre d’une opération d'infiltration dirigée par l'agent fédéral noir Jimmy Fletcher, avec qui elle a eu une liaison tumultueuse.
F9
F9 (2021)

Directed by Justin Lin
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Transport films, Films about automobiles
Actors Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodríguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Nathalie Emmanuel
Roles Producer

Le neuvième volet de la saga "Fast & Furious"...
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, 1h58
Directed by Joachim Rønning
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Monde imaginaire, Witches in film, Children's films
Actors Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer, Ed Skrein, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sam Riley
Roles Producer
Rating66% 3.3188553.3188553.3188553.3188553.318855
Cinq années après la conjuration de la malédiction qui pesait sur elle depuis son plus jeune âge, la princesse Aurore, qui règne désormais sur le royaume de la Lande, voit sa main demandée par le prince Philippe. Ce dernier s’apprête à hériter du royaume réunifié suite à la mort du père d’Aurore.
xXx: Return of Xander Cage, 1h47
Directed by D.J. Caruso
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Actors Vin Diesel, Deepika Padukone, Ruby Rose, Nina Dobrev, Samuel L. Jackson, Donnie Yen
Roles Producer
Rating52% 2.61312.61312.61312.61312.6131
Après avoir été laissé pour mort à la suite d'un accident, Xander Cage revient aux affaires et doit à nouveau travailler avec l'agent Gibbons, dans le but de mettre la main sur la Boîte de Pandore, un objet très dangereux qui permet de faire tomber des satellites partout où l'on veut sur la Terre. Pour cette mission, Xander sera accompagné de nouvelles recrues.
Alice Through the Looking Glass, 1h53
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes Films about animals, Films about magic and magicians, Monde imaginaire, Time travel films, Films about cats, Mise en scène d'un lapin ou d'un lièvre, Films based on Alice in Wonderland, Children's films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha Baron Cohen, Alan Rickman
Roles Producer
Rating62% 3.10763.10763.10763.10763.1076
Cela fait trois ans qu'Alice Kingsleigh suit les traces de son père et navigue dans les hautes mers. En revenant à Londres après un voyage en Chine, elle apprend que Hamish Ascot, son ex-fiancé, a repris la compagnie de son père et veut qu'Alice vende le bateau de son père en échange de sa maison familiale. Alice suit un papillon qu'elle reconnaît comme étant Absolem et, en passant à travers un miroir, retourne au Pays des Merveilles.
The Huntsman: Winter's War, 1h54
Directed by Frank Darabont, Cédric Nicolas-Troyan
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Inspiré de l'univers des contes et légendes, Films about magic and magicians, Witches in film, Children's films
Actors Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt, Jessica Chastain, Sam Claflin, Nick Frost
Roles Producer
Rating61% 3.0537553.0537553.0537553.0537553.053755
L'histoire se déroule bien avant les événements de Blanche-Neige et le Chasseur. Les pouvoirs de la Reine Ravenna lui permettent de découvrir que non seulement sa soeur cadette, Freya, dont les pouvoirs ne se sont pas encore développés, entretient une liaison avec un duc nommé Andrew, mais qu'elle est aussi enceinte de lui. Freya donne naissance à une fille et découvre plus tard qu'Andrew a tué leur enfant. Enragée, son coeur, brisé, se glace et elle tue Andrew avec ses pouvoirs qui émergent soudainement — elle a le pouvoir de contrôler la glace.
Miracles from Heaven, 1h49
Directed by Patricia Riggen
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about children, Medical-themed films, Films about religion
Actors Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson, John Carroll Lynch, Eugenio Derbez, Queen Latifah
Roles Producer
Rating71% 3.554943.554943.554943.554943.55494
Set in Burleson, Texas, in 2011, the film centers on a 12-year-old girl named Anna (Kylie Rogers), daughter of Christy Beam (Jennifer Garner). Anna is suffering from a pseudo-obstruction motility disorder and is unable to eat, using feeding tubes for nutrition. One day she has a near-death experience after falling from a tree. She is subsequently cured from her disease in the Boston Children's Hospital.