WorldCat Identities

Devlin, Dean

Works: 136 works in 756 publications in 18 languages and 24,190 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  History  War films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Documentary films  Fiction  Horror films  Television crime shows 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Production personnel, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, fmp, Interviewee, Other, Director, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dean Devlin
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

143 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the Earth
The patriot by Chris Cooper( Visual )

50 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel, and leads a brave rebel Militia into battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom."--Back of container
Who killed the electric car? by Chris Paine( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Hindi and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the development of electric-powered cars in the late 1990s, and looks at events that kept them from being made available in the consumer marketplace
Stargate by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

76 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret military mission takes a group of men through an Egyptian artifact known as the Stargate to an ancient civilization on the other side of the universe. Once there, they must battle with the astoundingly powerful Sun God, Ra, before they can find their way home
Flyboys by Tony Bill( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the young Americans who volunteered to be part of the French military prior to the United States involvement in WWI and how they became the country's first fighter pilots
Independence day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

18 editions published in 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare people for the aliens' advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring the world back from the brink of extinction
Godzilla by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

62 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake. To stop the monster (and its babies), an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city
The librarian( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Flynn is bidding on a Ming vase, his girlfriend is ready to call their relationship off because he stood her up again. By the time he gets to their meeting place she has left, and once again he is alone and depressed. His employers tell him to take a vacation, and when he dreams about a woman asking him to find her he decides to go to New Orleans. In New Orleans he meets the girl in his dream, is chased by some Russian goons, and meets a professor from the University of Bucharest who has linked up with the Russians. The Russians want to raise an army of vampires and it is up to Flynn and his new friend, Simone, to stop them
Eight legged freaks by David Arquette( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepy desert town of Prosperity, Arizona, is being menaced by giant arachnids that have mutated through exposure to toxic waste. The local sheriff and her teenage daughter work to prevent a complete takeover by the bloodthirsty spiders, getting valuable help from Prosperity's prodigal son, who's just returned to his embattled hometown
Independence Day by Dean Devlin( Book )

60 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 14 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet Earth is under attack and the human race is threatened with extinction unless the military can summon the strength and courage to fight off an unknown but extremely lethal enemy
Leverage by Timothy Hutton( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a team of high-tech criminals led by an ex-insurance investigator as they try to thwart corporate and governmental injustice
Leverage by Timothy Hutton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a team of thieves, hackers, and con artists who act as modern-day Robin Hoods, standing up for the little guy who has been victimized by the rich and powerful. The team takes on corrupt bankers, high fashion, the tabloid media, and, most shockingly, an old nemesis from their past
Stargate : from the screenplay and novelization by Dean Devlin & Roland Emmerich by David Wharry( Book )

52 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant archaeologist and a fearless military man lead a team through the ancient StarGate and discover a planet where the humans are enslaved by the Egyptian god Ra
Independence Day (ID4) : silent zone by Stephen Molstad( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "prequel" to the tale of extraterrestrial invasion dramatized in the blockbuster 1996 film, Independence Day, details an evil government conspiracy to conceal the reputed UFO landing in Roswell
Universal soldier by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and French and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two soldiers who killed each other in Vietnam are brought back to life 25 years later for a secret government program as genetically enhanced killing machines with no memory, no feelings, and no free will. Everything goes awry when the memory of one man begins to return
The wannabe( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on true events, the story of a man obsessed with Mafia culture as he attempts to become a part of this lifestyle by fixing the 1992 trial of infamous mobster John Gotti and going on a crime spree of his own
Universal soldier( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With stolen top-secret technology, terrorists have created a next-generation Universal Soldier, an elite fighter genetically altered into a programmable killing machine. With this 'UniSol' leading the way, they seize the crippled Chernobyl nuclear reactor, threating to unleash a lethal radioactive cloud. The only one who can stop the terrorists is Luc Deveraux, a UniSol who's been decommissioned for years. Deveraux must make a full-out assault on the heavily armed fortress. Luc discovers that Andrew Scott, Deveraux's vicious enemy, has been secretly reanimated and upgraded
The triangle by Christopher Smith( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yi wan fu hao de jing shang chuan dui wu gu xiao shi zai shen mi bai mu da , ta guang zhao ge fang hao shou , zu cheng zhuan ye de tan xian dui";" bao kuo zhuan yan bai mu da song ren ting wen de xin wen ji zhe . hai yang xue gong cheng shi . zhuan ye ke xue jia shen zhi shi tong ling da shi , bu xi dai jia zhi wei jie kai zhe ge shi shang de mi tuan . ran er , sui zhu ta men de tan suo yue shen ru , tan xian dui de cheng yuan ye qin shen xian ru shen mi bai mu da meng yan ban de huan xiang , zhe yi qie dou shi ke xue wu fa jie shi de xian xiang . xi yuan 2005 nian de pen she ke ji jing guo bai mu da shen mi shi kong , zhuang hui lai zi xi yuan 1945 nian de ri ben gan si dui . bai mu da tan xian dui chi zi qian wan , chu dong qian shui ting sou xun chen luo hai di de ke ji can hai , que fa xian wei yi de sheng huan zhe shi nian jin qi sui de xiao nu hai , ran er xiao nu hai qi ji sheng huan de dai jia shi chuan yue shi kong liu shi nian , shun jian cang lao yi cheng ban ban bai fa . . . tan xian dui tong shi fa xian zai ta men sou cha de guo cheng zhong , hai you ling yi zu lai zi jun fang dan wei de diao cha ren yuan ye hu shi dan dan . . . shi hui xing zhuang di qiu gai bian le di qiu ci chang"?" shi hai di lu kuai duan ceng zao cheng de xian xiang"?" shi ren wei shu shi"?" hai shi zhe yi qie de bei hou yin cang zhu mei guo guo fang bu bu ke gao ren de jun shi ji mi"?"
Godzilla by Stephen Molstad( Book )

14 editions published in 1998 in 6 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the island of Manhattan, in New York City, a scientist, a reporter, a cameraman, and a mysterious stranger must band together to stop Godzilla
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.10 for The librar ... to 0.35 for Stargate : ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The librarian
Alternative Names
Dean Devlin acteur américain

Dean Devlin acteur et producteur américain

Dean Devlin americký herec

Dean Devlin Amerikaans acteur

Dean Devlin sceneggiatore, produttore cinematografico e attore statunitense

Dean Devlin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Devlin, Dan 1962-

Дийн Девлин

Дин Девлин

Дін Девлін

דין דוולין שחקן אמריקאי

دين ديفلين

딘 데블린 미국의 영화 각본가


デブリン, ディーン


StargateGodzillaThe librarianIndependence DayStargate : from the screenplay and novelization by Dean Devlin & Roland EmmerichIndependence Day (ID4) : silent zoneUniversal soldierUniversal soldierGodzilla