Rian Johnson


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Rian Johnson was born in Maryland and at a young age, he moved to San Clemente, California, where he was raised. After graduating from high school, he went on to attend the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. His first feature film Brick (2005) was released in 2005 and was the metaphorical building block that launched his ... See full bio »

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Looper Director
(2012)
Brick Director
(2005)
(2008)

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Other Works:

Directed the music video "Woke Up New" for The Mountain Goats (2006).

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Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on if the idea of the "loop" in Looper (2012) is at all influenced by Eastern religion or the notion of karma] - I guess so, yeah. We'd have to talk for another hour about what exactly that means. It's about the notion of breaking that loop because the loop is at the an unhealthy cycle of self-interest motivating violence, which motivates the self interest of someone else, which motivates ... See more »

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Wrote the screenplay for Brick (2005) in 1997. He waited for financing for six years and then in 2003 his parents paid to have Brick (2005) produced. See more »

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Usually the characters have an addiction or an illness See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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