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Wisher, William

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Most widely held works by William Wisher
Terminator 2 : judgment day by James Cameron( Visual )

114 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lethal cyborg, the T-1000, has been sent back from 2029 A.D. to present day Los Angeles on a mission to kill the boy destined to lead the freedom fighters of the future. The original Terminator cyborg is reprogrammed and sent to save the boy, assisted by the boy's mother, a woman warrior whose warnings of a world headed toward nuclear disaster go unheeded
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being warned by a fortune-teller that their fight against legendary creatures is doomed to failure unless they have a 13th warrior, a travelling ambassador (Banderas) is given no choice but to join a group of fierce fighters
Exorcist : the beginning by Renny Harlin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that he had glimpsed the face of Evil as a witness to atrocities committed on the innocent during WWII, Lankester Merrin lost his faith in his fellow man and the Almighty. He renounced his vocation, and is now an archaeologist in Africa. A collector of rare comes to him with an odd request. An old Christian Byzantine church has been unearthed in Kenya, surprisingly intact, as if it were buried right after its completion. Merrin is asked to find an ancient relic hidden within the church before a British expedition can. Interested, Merrin agrees to take the job. Beneath the church, something much older and malevolent sleeps, waiting to be awoken. The blood of innocents flows freely, but the horror has only just begun. In the place where Evil was born, Merrin will finally see its true face
I.T. by John Moore( Visual )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Regan is a successful, self-made man. But he soon finds himself in a deadly game of cat and mouse when his I.T. consultant uses his skills to endanger Mike's family, business, and life. Now Mike needs to rely on his old connections to defeat a new kind of nemesis
Live free or die hard by Len Wiseman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective John McClane has faced some brutal terrorists in his career, but now, he's about to face what may be his most dangerous enemy yet. John, who occasionally does work for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, receives a call to bring in a hacker named Matt Farrell, because there has been a breach in an FBI computer system. Farrell is one of the many hackers who are suspected in the attack. After John gets to Matt's apartment, men show up and try to kill John and Matt and they barely escape with their lives. A group of terrorists led by Thomas Gabriel are systematically shutting down the U.S. computer infrastructure. Luckily, Matt knows enough about hacking to figure out how Gabriel is shutting down the computers. Gabriel plans to bring the country to its knees, but doesn't count on John and Matt. Gabriel wants them out of the way. An enraged Gabriel kidnaps John's daughter, Lucy. Gabriel may think he now has the upper hand on John, but he has no idea how far John is willing to go to rescue Lucy
The Terminator by James Cameron( Visual )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2029, a computer called Skynet is fighting against a human resistance force, after having nearly destroyed the rest of humanity in 1997. Skynet has found a way to send some of its warriors, called Terminators, back in time, back to 1995. A new prototype liquid metal Terminator is sent to kill the 10-year John Connor, who will become the resistance leader. To counter this assassination attempt, John sends back a reprogrammed Terminator to protect himself as a young man
Dominion : prequel to The exorcist( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and German and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film traces the story of Father Lankester Merrin back to his first encounter with the Devil in post-WWII Africa
Judge Dredd by Danny Cannon( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time when all-powerful and coldly efficient "Judges" act with the supreme authority of both the police force and legal system, Judge Dredd is the most feared law enforcer of them all. But when a former judge hatches a sinister plot to overthrow the government and eliminate the Judges, Dredd is framed for murder!
Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, Quaid becomes a hunted man
Terminator 2 : judgment day : the book of the film, an illustrated screenplay by James Cameron( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exorcist, the beginning by Steven Piziks( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BASED ON THE FILM FROM THE ACCLAIMED DIRECTOR OF AUTO FOCUS AND AFFLICTION, AND FROM THE WRITER OF THE ALIENIST In the aftermath of World War, II, Lankester Merrin finds himself in the remote Turkana region of Kenya. Haunted by memories of the war, he has taken a sabbatical from the priesthood and journeyed far from his native Holland. He has come to lead the archaeological excavation of a mysterious, Byzantine church, buried in pristine condition as if on the day it was completed. Directly underneath the church, Merrin discovers a much more ancient crypt -- and finds himself face-to-face with unspeakable Evil. Madness descends on the local villagers and the contingent of British soldiers sent to guard the excavation. Merrin watches helplessly as the atrocities of war are repeated against another innocent village -- atrocities he'd hoped to never see again. The blood of innocents flows freely on the East African plain, but the horror has only just begun
The Terminator collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Terminator, Sarah Connor is the target of a killer cyborg from the year 2029. In Terminator 2, the T-1000, the most deadly killing machine ever created, stalks the young savior of mankind, who is now protected by a reprogrammed terminator
The terminator by Randall Frakes( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-human, half-machine creature sets out too exterminate the only woman who can save the human race from extinction
Terminator: the Sarah Connor chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah and her son John, tired of running from the agents sent from the future to kill them, try to stop the formation of the agency in the present, with the help of a girl with a mysterious link to the future
Dark futures by Russell Blackford( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judge Dredd : a novel by Neal Barrett( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is the Third Millennium and Planet Earth has become a cesspool of violence and mayhem. The new guardians of society are the Judges, who have the power to dispense both justice and punishment. One of them is feared above all others. In Mega-city One, he is the law. Wrongly accused of murder and sent to the dreaded remote Aspen Prison, Judge Dredd is shocked to discover that he is a clone--the result of a genetic experiment designed to create the perfect lawman. Now, as his sinister twin plots to overthrow the justice system, he will team up with a computer-hacker ex-con and an alluring rookie female judge in an all-out battle for the future of the planet."--Back cover
The art of Judge Dredd : the movie by William Wisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judge Dredd : the audio book by Neal Barrett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terminator anthology( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terminator 2: A lethal cyborg, the T-1000, has been sent back from 2029 A.D. to present day Los Angeles on a mission to kill the boy destined to lead the freedom fighters of the future. The original Terminator cyborg is reprogrammed and sent to save the boy, assisted by the boy's mother, a woman warrior whose warnings of a world headed toward nuclear disaster go unheeded
T2 : the future war : based on the world created in the motion picture written by James Cameron and William Wisher by S. M Stirling( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Exorcist : the beginningThe TerminatorJudge DreddTerminator 2 : judgment day : the book of the film, an illustrated screenplayExorcist, the beginningTerminator: the Sarah Connor chroniclesDark futuresT2 : the future war : based on the world created in the motion picture written by James Cameron and William Wisher