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Castle, Nick

Overview
Works: 65 works in 248 publications in 9 languages and 9,942 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Children's films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Conceptor, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Nick Castle
 
Most widely held works by Nick Castle
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if Peter Pan grew up?
August Rush by Kirsten Sheridan( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 2,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth
The last starfighter by Nick Castle( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex is an 18-year old Earthling who has an extraordinary talent for video game wizardry and conquers the Starfighter game. He is then recruited by alien Centauri to be part of an elite legion of fighters. Leaving behind his trailer park existence, he heads to the outer regions of space. Alex becomes the last hope for the beleaguered Star League and hundreds of worlds, including Earth
John Carpenter's Escape from New York by John Carpenter( Visual )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted to a walled prison where brutal prisoners roam. But when the US president ... crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: notorious outlaw and form Special Forces war hero Snake Plissken ... But time is short. In 24 hours, an explosive device implanted in his neck will end Snake's mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!"--Container
Hook : a novel by Terry Brooks( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan returns to the Island of Lost Boys when Captain Hook steals Peter's children
Major Payne( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Sgt. Bilko, a fast-talking army sergeant concocts a scheme to save Fort Baxter from being shutdown
Dennis the menace by Nick Castle( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank Ketcham's popular comic-strip kid manages to create problems for his long-suffering neighbor George Wilson, while at the same time foiling a neighborhood villain
The boy who could fly( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen year-old Millie feels the pain of her father's recent death and the anxiety of a new neighborhood and school. She meets Eric, the strange mute boy next door who dreams of flying. They learn that if you wish hard enough, anything is possible
Tap( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Washington is a promising but disillusioned tap dancer who must resolve the conflict between his craft and the fast track life of a high-stakes thief
Mr. Wrong( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the agonizing dating games of the '90's
Rock-a-bye baby by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goofy TV repairman Clayton Poole becomes an unexpected father of three infant girls. The girls are children of his childhood sweetheart, now a famous actress, Carla Naples. She must temporarily give up the children to protect her career and star in a major Hollywood production. It's triple the hi-jinks, triple the fun and triple the laughs. Whether it's changing the diapers, warming the bottles or singing off-key lullabies, this in-over-his-head nanny will have you laughing until it hurts
Connors' war( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing his eyesight during a sabotaged CIA operation, special agent Connors agrees to be injected with a highly-experimental serum that promises to cure his blindness. Armed with extraordinary new vision, Connors successfully completes one last mission ? only to discover he?s been tricked into helping terrorists steal a chemical weapon. Now, he must turn his first defeat into his final victory and bring down a madman hell-bent on catastrophic destruction
Delivering Milo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York City, anxious parents-to-be Elizabeth and Kevin Moore are counting the seconds down to their blessed event. Suddenly, Elizabeth's contractions stop completely - thanks, of course, to Milo's decision not to be born. Meanwhile, Elmore, a soul in limbo who becomes Milo's Guardian Angel, agrees to take Milo to Earth so the boy can see what it is like to be a human life for one day. Elmore has 24 hours to convince the boy to say he wants to be born. If successful, Elmore's reward is that he gets to once again become human. If he is not successful, the "Big Door" will be closed forever, sealing the fate of humanity by stopping all future births
Escape from New York : a novel by Mike McQuay( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pray TV by Rick Friedberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A con man "converts" a failing television station to religious programming and financial salvation
Hook : Capitan Uncino( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Banning, un avvocato americano quarantenne, vive le sue affannate giornate di professionista affermato incapace di dedicarsi con calma alla moglie Moira e di seguire con interesse Jack e Maggie, i suoi ragazzi. Recatosi a Londra dall'anziana "nonna" Wendy Darling, che lo ha allevato, per l'inaugurazione di un ospedale per bambini, Banning al suo rientro a casa scopre che i figli sono scomparsi e che a rapirli è stato il suo antico rivale, Capitan Uncino che, deciso a prendersi una rivincita, li ha portati con sé nella favolosa "isola che non c'è". Frastornato, Peter non si ricorda il suo passato di Peter Pan e non sa più volare
1997, rescate en Nueva York Escape from New York( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1997. Tres millones de neoyorquinos han sobrevivido a una guerra atroz entre ejércitos de delincuentes y la policía. La ciudad se ha convertido en un terrible campo de concentración del que nadie puede escapar
Tap (1989): shooting script by Nick Castle( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Escape from New York (1981): shooting script by Nick Castle( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The boy who could fly (1986) draft script by Nick Castle( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Castle, Nicholas Charles

Castle, Nicholas Charles 1947- Jr

Castle, Nicholas Charles, Jr. 1947-

Nick Castle Amerikaans filmregisseur, scenarioschrijver en acteur

Nick Castle amerykański aktor i reżyser

Nick Castle attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Nick Castle cinéaste américain

Nick Castle US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Кастл, Ник

نیک کستل فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

キャッスル, ニック

ニック・キャッスル

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