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Shryack, Dennis

Overview
Works: 70 works in 265 publications in 6 languages and 4,033 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Police films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Originator, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Shryack
Pale rider by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

75 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate mining boss Coy LaHood offers the independent pan miners a deal: get out or be carried out. The terrorized miners have little choice but to accept until a nameless stranger rides into their camp. The miners call him "Preacher." But to LaHood, he's an avenging Pale Rider and hell follows him
Turner & Hooch( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Turner is a compulsively neat detective whose life is turned upside down when he is forced to team up with a drooling slob of a junkyard dog named Hooch. Not exactly man's best friend, Hooch wrecks Turner's home, career and budding romance in this hilarious test of wills
The gauntlet by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phoenix cop Ben Shockley's dream of breaking 'the big case' has faded over time. His assignment to escort from Las Vegas 'a nothing witness for a nothing trial' seems like another meaningless exercise. Until the fireworks start
The good guys and the bad guys by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of an aging outlaw, an aging lawman battles a gang of gold thieves
Aces -n- eights a dead man's hand( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thurmond Prescott doesn't have much, but he does have his ranch. So when the expanding railroad threatens to buy up his property to build, there's no way he is going down willingly. With the help of his right-hand man, Luke, Prescott is about to face some of the baddest henchmen in the West, including the quick-triggered Tate. It's a fight to the death when big egos wield even bigger guns
Code of silence by Stephen White( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie Cusack is a Chicago detective who plays by his own rules--a dangerous habit, especially when he breaks the force's code of silence to blow the lid off a deadly police cover-up. Now an outcast, he receives little help from his embittered fellow officers when he's hurled a blistering battle against rival drug kingpins. But Cusack is a one-man army, waging war on the criminals with his razor-sharp wits, lightning-fast karate moves and a special surprise: Prowler, a remote-controlled, rocket-equipped tank
The car by Pavel Lungin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peaceful tranquility of a small Western town is disturbed when a murderous car wreaks havoc by viciously mowing down innocent victims. New sheriff, Wade Parent, may be the only one who can stop this menace in its tracks until he realizes that the driver of this indestructible vehicle is far more dangerous than any man-- it is driven by pure evil
Cadence by Martin Sheen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebellious army private finds himself in the stockade, with a bunch of roommates that probably won't accept him into their club- he is white and they are black. Gradually he earns their respect and they are united in a struggle against the tough, bigoted stockade commander
Flashpoint( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Logan (Kristofferson) and Ernie Wyatt (Williams) are members of the US Border Patrol in south Texas. They unearth the remains of a man buried at the wheel of a jeep in the desert with a box containing $800,000 in cash and two phone numbers. One number is traced to a person in Washington, D.C., while the other dates back twenty years as the number of the Dallas Police Dept. The patrolmen have unwittingly uncovered a conspiracy surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy. They race against time and an unknown enemy, fighting to stay alive to expose those involved in the assassination
Hero and the terror by William Tannen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An L.A. cop puts a psycho behind bars but the psycho escapes
Run( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer road trip turns into a living nightmare for a college student when he's unjustly accused of killing the only son of a notorious mob boss. Stranded in a small New England town and haunted by the ruthless crime lord, the student becomes the target of vicious mobsters and a corrupt police force who will stop at nothing to find him and collect the bounty on his head
Malevolent by Edoardo Ballerini( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a rogue cop under routine investigation for a job-related shooting that makes him a local hero. After being set up by a shadowy acquaintance, he is led down a path where one incident after another leds him into even more trouble. He teams up with Jessica, an exotic dancer, who may hold the serect to the motive behind this mystery. Jack races against time to put all the pieces together before it's too late and he is found guilty for a series of murders he did not commit
The Delta Force Delta Force 2 ; Code of silence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Delta Force: An elite team of commandos led by Major Macoy (Chuck Norris) are called to elminate Lebanese hijackers and rescue the hostages
The outlaw Josey Wales by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Outlaw Josey Wales: a peaceful farmer turns Confederate renegade to avenge the deaths of his wife and child at the hands of bandits-turned-Union sympathizers
The enforcer by William Robert Daly( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gauntlet: A Phoenix police officer is assigned to transport a witness named Guy Mally from Las Vegas to Phoenix in order for her to testify in a mob trial. Mally turns out to be a prostitute with mob ties and incriminating information regarding a high-placed figure. Shockley's suspicions are aroused and the betting line against Mally testifying begins to climb when they are attacked along the way. The pair must face the truth about those they trust, as well as their own inner strengths, as they fight their way to Phoenix
Lone Wolf McQuade Hero and the terror, Breaker! Breaker!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lone Wolf McQuade: A renegade Texas Ranger tries to give his new sidekick the slip and becomes involved in a violent battle against a gun runner in this action film featuring martial arts battles
Fifty/fifty( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in French and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Weller and Robert Hays are adventurers with a cause - their own - as they rip through the jungle on a stop-at-nothing quest for truth, justice and the American dollar. Two two buddies run into each other on a remote South Seas island where revolution is a daily happening. Recruited by the CIA to overthrow a power-mad dictator, their mission is to raise an army. But the choices are few and the odds are high - until a beautiful freedom fighter shows them the way. Battling the odds and themselves, these two mercenaries become something they never thought they would - heroes
The gauntlet (1977) shooting script by Dennis Shryack( Book )

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

Pale rider (1985) : shooting script by Michael Butler( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Code of silence (1985) : shooting script by Michael Butler( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Pale rider
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Dennis Shryack American screenwriter

Shyrack, Dennis 1936-

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