John R. Leonetti

Cinematographer | Camera and Electrical Department | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Annabelle (2014) | The Conjuring (2013) | Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
John Robert Leonetti | John Leonetti
BORN 
Jul 4, 1956 (age 61)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for NowheresvilleNowheresville (TV Series) Director, Writer (created by), Executive Producer  Less Announced
  • Primary photo for TagTag Director  Less
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (50 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Wish UponWish Upon Director (directed by)  Less 2017 $12MM $14MM / $14MM
  • Primary photo for Wolves at the DoorWolves at the Door Director  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for AnnabelleAnnabelle Director  Less 2014 $6.5MM $84MM / $257MM
  • Primary photo for Insidious: Chapter 2Insidious: Chapter 2 Cinematographer, Co-Producer  Less 2013 $5MM $84MM / $162MM
  • Primary photo for The ConjuringThe Conjuring Director Of Photography  Less 2013 $20MM $137MM / $318MM
  • Primary photo for This Is 40This Is 40 Director Of Photography (second unit) (as John Leonetti)  Less 2012 $35MM $68MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for Soul SurferSoul Surfer Director Of Photography  Less 2011 $18MM $44MM / $47MM
  • Primary photo for Super HybridSuper Hybrid Cinematographer  Less 2010 $13MM
  • Primary photo for InsidiousInsidious Director Of Photography, Co-Producer  Less 2010 $1.5MM $54MM / $97MM
  • Primary photo for Piranha 3DPiranha 3D Cinematographer  Less 2010 $24MM $25MM / $83MM
  • Primary photo for Ca$hCa$h Cinematographer  Less 2010 $7MM $46K / —
  • Primary photo for Death SentenceDeath Sentence Director Of Photography  Less 2007 $20MM $9.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for I Know Who Killed MeI Know Who Killed Me Cinematographer  Less 2007 $12MM $7.5MM / $9.6MM
  • Primary photo for Dead SilenceDead Silence Director Of Photography  Less 2007 $20MM $17MM / $22MM
  • Primary photo for The Butterfly Effect 2The Butterfly Effect 2 (Video) Director  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The WoodsThe Woods Director Of Photography  Less 2006 $12MM
  • Primary photo for 10th & Wolf10th & Wolf Lamp Operator  Less 2006 $8MM $53K / —
  • Primary photo for The Perfect ManThe Perfect Man Cinematographer  Less 2005 $25MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fever PitchFever Pitch Second Unit Director (Boston) (as John Leonetti), Director Of Photography (second unit, Boston) (as John Leonetti)  Less 2005 $30MM $42MM / —
  • Primary photo for Raise Your VoiceRaise Your Voice Cinematographer  Less 2004 $15MM $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for HoneyHoney Cinematographer  Less 2003 $18MM $30MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Scorpion KingThe Scorpion King Cinematographer  Less 2002 $60MM $91MM / $165MM
  • Primary photo for Joe DirtJoe Dirt Director Of Photography  Less 2001 $18MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Detroit Rock CityDetroit Rock City Director Of Photography  Less 1999 $6.5MM $4.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: InsurrectionStar Trek: Insurrection Director Of Photography (second unit) (as John Leonetti)  Less 1998 $58MM $70MM / $119MM
  • Primary photo for Mortal Kombat: AnnihilationMortal Kombat: Annihilation Director  Less 1997 $30MM $36MM / $15MM
  • Primary photo for Spy HardSpy Hard Director Of Photography  Less 1996 $18MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mortal KombatMortal Kombat Cinematographer  Less 1995 $18MM $70MM / $122MM
  • Primary photo for The MaskThe Mask Director Of Photography  Less 1994 $18MM $120MM / $352MM
  • Primary photo for Hot Shots! Part DeuxHot Shots! Part Deux Director Of Photography  Less 1993 $25MM $39MM / $134MM
  • Primary photo for Child's Play 3Child's Play 3 Cinematographer  Less 1991 $13MM $15MM / $21MM
  • Primary photo for Another 48 Hrs.Another 48 Hrs. Camera Operator  Less 1990 $38MM $81MM / $154MM
  • Primary photo for Hard to KillHard to Kill Camera Operator (as John Leonetti)  Less 1990 $10MM $47MM / —
  • Primary photo for Johnny HandsomeJohnny Handsome Camera Operator (as John Leonetti)  Less 1989 $20MM $7.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Elvira: Mistress of the DarkElvira: Mistress of the Dark Camera Operator  Less 1988 $7.5MM $5.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Pippi LongstockingThe New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Camera Operator  Less 1988 $5MM $3.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Red HeatRed Heat Camera Operator (as John Leonetti)  Less 1988 $29MM $35MM / —
  • Primary photo for Action JacksonAction Jackson Camera Operator ("b" camera) (as John Leonetti), Camera Operator (second unit) (as John Leonetti)  Less 1988 $7MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Martini Ranch: ReachMartini Ranch: Reach (Video) Director Of Photography  Less 1988 $90K
  • Primary photo for Extreme PrejudiceExtreme Prejudice First Assistant Camera (as John Leonetti)  Less 1987 $22MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Jumpin' Jack FlashJumpin' Jack Flash Assistant Camera  Less 1986 $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for CommandoCommando First Assistant Camera  Less 1985 $10MM $35MM / $22MM
  • Primary photo for Jagged EdgeJagged Edge Focus Puller  Less 1985 $15MM $40MM / —
  • Primary photo for Weird ScienceWeird Science First Assistant Camera  Less 1985 $7.5MM $24MM / $39MM
  • Primary photo for Fast ForwardFast Forward First Assistant Camera  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Buddy SystemThe Buddy System First Assistant Camera (as John Leonetti)  Less 1984 $1.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Treasure: In Search of the Golden HorseTreasure: In Search of the Golden Horse Camera Operator (as John Leonetti)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Fast Times at Ridgemont HighFast Times at Ridgemont High Assistant Camera (as John Robert Leonetti)  Less 1982 $4.5MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for PoltergeistPoltergeist First Assistant Cameraman (as John Leonetti)  Less 1982 $11MM $77MM / $124MM
  • Primary photo for One from the HeartOne from the Heart Assistant Camera (as John Leonetti)  Less 1981 $26MM $637K / —
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Sleepy HollowSleepy Hollow (TV Series) Director Of Photography (3 episodes, 2013), Director (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2013–2015 4
    • Pittura Infamante (Jan 19, 2015) Director (as John Leonetti)  Less
    • Sanctuary (Nov 25, 2013) Director Of Photography (as John Leonetti)  Less
    • The Sin Eater (Nov 4, 2013) Director Of Photography (as John Leonetti)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Zero HourZero Hour (TV Series) Director Of Photography (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 4
    • Spring (Aug 3, 2013) Director Of Photography  Less
    • Sync (Jun 29, 2013) Director Of Photography  Less
    • Suspension (Jun 15, 2013) Director Of Photography  Less
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  • Primary photo for The RiverThe River (TV Series) Director Of Photography (7 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 7
    • The Experiment (Mar 13, 2012) Director Of Photography (as John Leonetti)  Less
    • Doctor Emmet Cole (Mar 6, 2012) Director Of Photography (as John Leonetti)  Less
    • Peaches (Feb 28, 2012) Director Of Photography (as John Leonetti)  Less
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  • Primary photo for ProvidenceProvidence (TV Series) Director Of Photography (16 episodes, 2000), Director (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2000–2001 17
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  • Primary photo for JAGJAG (TV Series) Cinematographer (4 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 4
    • Drop Zone (Apr 4, 2000) Cinematographer (as John Leonetti)  Less
    • Promises (Mar 28, 2000) Cinematographer (as John Leonetti)  Less
    • People v. Gunny (Feb 22, 2000) Cinematographer (as John Leonetti)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Sons of ThunderSons of Thunder (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 2
  • Primary photo for Raven: Return of the Black DragonsRaven: Return of the Black Dragons (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Kindred: The EmbracedKindred: The Embraced (TV Series) Director Of Photography (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Burning Season: The Chico Mendes StoryThe Burning Season: The Chico Mendes Story (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Against the WallAgainst the Wall (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for One Woman's CourageOne Woman's Courage (TV Movie) Director Of Photography  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Tales from the CryptTales from the Crypt (TV Series) Cinematographer (11 episodes, 1989), Director Of Photography (1 episode, 1992), Director Of Photography (Crypt Keeper sequences) (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1989–1993 12
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  • Primary photo for Revenge on the HighwayRevenge on the Highway (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for CoopersmithCoopersmith (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for RavenRaven (TV Series) Cinematographer (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for An Eight Is Enough WeddingAn Eight Is Enough Wedding (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1989
Self (8 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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