WorldCat Identities

Strick, Wesley

Works: 123 works in 387 publications in 8 languages and 6,461 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Horror films  Fantasy films  Werewolf films  Detective and mystery films  Legal films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Wesley Strick
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

36 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of the most acclaimed thrillers of our time a vicious psychopath (Robert De Niro), after being imprisoned for fourteen years, emerges with the single-minded mission to seek revenge on his attorney, Sam Bowden (Nick Nolte), and menancingly circles Sam's increasingly unstable family. Sam resorts to unorthodox measures which lead to an unforgettable showdown on Cape Fear
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and French and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor who is deathly afraid of spiders moves his family to a small town where the disgusting arachnids are attacking the townspeople. He must overcome his fear to save the community, but it may already be too late!
The Glass house by Bruce Dern( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruby is devastated when her parents are killed in a tragic car accident. With her younger brother Rhett, Ruby is sent to live with the legal guardians chosen by her parents. The Glasses live in an opulent Malibu mansion where Ruby and Rhett are promised all of the finest luxuries money can buy and a lavish new rich-kid lifestyle. Before long, however, Ruby begins to suspect that her new caretakers are not what they appear on the surface and that the couple's financial woes may force them to harm her or Rhett in order to cash in on their sizable life insurance policies
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five teenage friends living on one street all dream of a sinister man with a disfigured face, a frightening voice and a gardener's glove with knives for fingers. One by one, he terrorizes them within their dreams--where the rules are his and the only way out is to wake up. But when one among them dies, they soon realize that what happens in their dreams happens for real and the only way to stay alive is to stay awake. Buried in their past is a debt that has just come due. To save themselves, they must plunge into the mind of the most twisted nightmare of all: Freddy Krueger"--Container
The Saint( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Kilmer stars as espionage hero Simon Templar whose gallery of secret weapons and knowledge of disguises make him a most worthy adversary
The loft by Erik van Looy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When five married men discover a woman's dead body in their shared secret penthouse loft apartment, the men begin to question everything about their arrangement and their friendship
True believer by Joseph Ruben( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once acclaimed civil rights attorney of the 60's, now an embittered cynic who makes a living defending drug-dealing low-lifes, has his passion for justice rekindled by an idealistic young associate
Out there in the dark by Wesley Strick( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frustrated by his B-movie career until he is given the opportunity to direct a larger-budget picture, German emigre Dieter Seife endeavors to prove himself but disapproves of the casting of young Harley Hayden in the leading role, an opinion that prompts the ambitious Hayden to investigate the director's background
Wolf by Mike Nichols( Visual )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Nicholson and Michelle Pfeiffer star in 'Wolf', a wickedly funny, wildlly romantic, white-knuckle thriller. James Spader...Kate Nelligan...Christopher Plummer...and David Hyde in this beastly tale of love and betrayal with equal measures of humor, passion and delicious terror."--container
The tie that binds( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple is forced to fight for their lives when the natural parents of the child they adopted returns
Arachnophobia : a novel by Nicholas Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nightmare on Elm Street( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean, Jesse, Kris, Nancy und Quentin wohnen zusammen in einem Haus in der Elm Street. Sie träumen alle den gleichen Traum von einem Mann mit zerfurchtem Gesicht und einem mit Klingen bewehrten Handschuh, der sie durch das Haus jagt. Als einer der jungen Leute brutal ermordet wird, beginnen sie, ihre Träume ernst zu nehmen. Akribisch recherchieren sie, woher dieser Albtraum kommt. Doch um sich ihm nicht mehr auszusetzen, müssen sie wach bleiben. Es beginnt ein Wettlauf gegen den Schlaf und das Traummonster Freddy Krueger
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frantic call for help from a remote research station on Mars sends a team of mercenary Marines into action. As the mercenaries decend into the Olduvai Research Station, they find a legion of nightmarish creatures lurking in the darkness, killing at will. Once there, the Marines must use an arsenal of firepower to carry out their mission
Return to paradise by Vince. Heche, Anne. Phoenix, Joaquin Vaughn( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young men once lived a life of drugs, sex and freedom in Malaysia. Now one is in prison and will be executed in five days if a lawyer cannot persuade the other two to return to Malaysia to serve three years in prison
The Saint : a novel by Burl Barer( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the English private investigator The Saint, by Leslie Charteris
"Cape Fear" : screenplay by Wesley Strick( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final analysis( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist is the fall guy in a devious scheme of murder and inheritance
El Cabo del miedo( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ex-convicto que acaba de salir de prisión tras estar 14 años encerrado. Busca vengarse del abogado que le defendió durante el juicio, comenzando una presión psicológica cada vez más intensa y peligrosa sobre él y su familia
Final analysis : screenplay by Wesley Strick( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes opening announcement story, a listing of cast and credits and production information
True believer (1989): shooting script by Wesley Strick( Book )

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

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Wesley Strick scnariste amricain

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English (160)

Spanish (11)

French (10)

German (5)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Catalan (1)

Thai (1)

Out there in the darkThe tie that bindsThe Saint : a novel