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Strick, Wesley

Overview
Works: 121 works in 376 publications in 9 languages and 6,121 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion picture plays  Legal stories  Suspense fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 1,565 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
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 863 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
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Daniels and John Goodman star in this creepy comedy, crawling with the perfect mix of fun and fright. Everyone is afraid of something, but when Dr. Ross Jennings (Daniels) moves his family to a quiet place in the country, the one thing that bugs him most is terrifying everyone in town. For this unlikely hero, overcoming a childhood fear of spiders might just save the day
The Glass house by Bruce Dern ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruby is devastated when her parents are killed in a car accident. With her younger brother Rhett, Ruby is sent to live with the legal guardians chosen by her parents. 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
The Saint ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freelance spy Simon Templar engages in a series of daring adventures, often highlighted by costumes & gadgets
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 213 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 157 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 Pierce...co-star 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 147 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 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Saint : a novel by Burl Barer ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the English private investigator The Saint, by Leslie Charteris
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 79 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 )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When their friend is sentenced to die in Malaysia for a drug deal, two New Yorkers must decide whether to trun themselves into Malaysian officials with the real truth in order to save their friend's life
Doom : a novelization by John Shirley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of elite space marines travels to a distant planet to battle demonic monsters
True believer (1989) shooting script by Wesley Strick ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The executioners by John D MacDonald ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 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
Final analysis ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 11 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
A psychiatrist (Gere) has an affair with his patient's sister(Basinger) who is married to a Greek mobster(Roberts). The mobster is a tyrant over his wife. The psychiatrist wants her to get a divorce, but she is afraid of what her husband would do. She has a medical condition that becomes apparent when she drinks. One night she drinks anyway and attacks her husband. The psychiatrist uses his professional pull to try and help her out of the consequences of her actions, but becomes uncertain if she is telling him the truth.--Ed Sutton
Les nerfs à vif by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le respectable avocat Sam Bowden a commis une seule faute, celle de brûler un rapport qui aurait permis à son client Max Cady, d'avoir des circonstances atténuantes pour une sombre histoire de viol. 14 ans ont passé et Cady revient pour se venger. Derrière les barreaux, sa haine a endurci ses muscles. Il a juré d'apprendre à Bowden ce que "perdre" veut dire
 
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ストリック, ウェズリー
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English (157)
French (16)
Spanish (11)
German (3)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
Catalan (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Italian (1)
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