Mr. Semper wrote the English language scripts for these features by Japanese master filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki.
Laputa (aka Castle in the Sky)
Kiki's Delivery Service
Animated Television Shows
Mr. Semper also wrote many of the scripts for shows on which he served as producer and story-editor.
Mr. Semper was producer/story editor of the 65 episode hit series that aired on Fox TV.
Spider-Man vs Doc Ock
The Venom Saga
The Ultimate Villain Showdown
The Return of the Green Goblin
The Spider-Man Collection (Special Three-Disc Collector's Set)
Fraggle Rock:The Complete Animated Series
Mr. Semper was story editor of this 13 episode cartoon series. It is just as charming as its muppet predecessor.
Jay Jay the Jet Plane
Mr. Semper was producer/story editor of the popular and long-running PBS series for pre-school children. These are just a few of the DVDs available on Amazon:
Jay Jay's Christmas Surprise
Jay Jay's Big Mystery
Jay Jay's Sensational Mystery
Jay Jay's Wing Wigglin' Mystery
Good Friends Forever
Learning Life's Little Lessons
Adventures in Learning
Released on DVD in December 2008, The Little Soul and the Sun, was written by Mr. Semper and based on a children's book by Neale Donald Walshe, who is also the author of a series of best-selling books beginning with the well-known Conversations with God.
Also available: Search on Amazon.com for "John Semper" (be sure to use the quotes) to find DVDs and VHS tapes featuring some of the many other cartoons story-edited or written by Mr. Semper, including Alvin and the Chipmunks, Superfriends, Disney's Ducktales, Clifford the Big Red Dog, Scooby Doo and the PBS puppet show, The Puzzle Place.
You can also pick up a DVD of his live-action Warner Brothers feature film, Class Act, or watch it on Amazon Instant Video at Amazon.com.