Leonetti, John R.

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(John Leonetti, John Robert Leonetti)


Brother of Matthew F. Leonetti (a cinematographer).


Agent—Devin Mann, Innovative Artists, 1505 10th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401.


Cinematographer and director. Also works as second unit cinematographer and camera operator, sometimes as John Leonetti or John Robert Leonetti.


Film Cinematographer:

Child's Play 3 (also known as Child's Play 3: Look Who's Stalking), Universal, 1992.

Hot Shots! Part Deux, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1993.

The Mask, New Line Cinema, 1994.

Mortal Kombat, New Line Cinema, 1995.

Spy Hard, Buena Vista, 1996.

Detroit Rock City, New Line Cinema, 1999.

Joe Dirt (also known as The Adventures of Joe Dirt), Columbia, 2001.

The Scorpion King, Universal, 2002.

Honey, Universal, 2003.

Raise Your Voice, New Line Cinema, 2004.

Del Rio, Skyline Pictures, 2005.

The Perfect Man, Universal, 2005.

The Woods, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer/United Artists, 2006.

Film Director:

Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (also known as Mortal Kombat 2), New Line Cinema, 1997.

The Butterfly Effect 2, New Line Cinema, 2006.

Television Cinematographer; Series:

Tales from the Crypt (also known as HBO's "Tales from the Crypt"), HBO, multiple episodes, between 1989 and 2003.

Television Cinematographer; Movies:

Revenge on the Highway (also known as Silent Thunder), NBC, 1992.

Against the Wall, HBO, 1994.

The Burning Season, HBO, 1994.

One Woman's Courage, NBC, 1994.

Television Cinematographer; Pilots:

Coopersmith, CBS, 1992.

Television Work; Episodic:

Cinematographer, "Return of the Black Dragon," Raven, CBS, 1992.

Cinematographer, Kindred: The Embraced, Fox, 1996.

Director, "Thunder by Your Side," Sons of Thunder, CBS, 1999.

Director, "Underground," Sons of Thunder, CBS, 1999.

Cinematographer and director, "It Was a Dark and Stormy Night," Providence, NBC, 2001.


Video Appearances:

Ancient World Production Design: "The Scorpion King," Universal Studios Home Video, 2002.

Cartoon Logic, New Line Home Video, 2005.

Return to Edge City, New Line Home Video, 2005.