Most widely held works by Victor Salva
Peaceful warrior ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 762 libraries worldwide
A talented college gymnast with Olympic dreams is changed when he meets a mysterious stranger named Socrates who holds the power to tap into new worlds of strength and understanding. The gymnast suffers a serious injury, but with the help of Socrates and an elusive young woman, he discovers that he has much to learn and even more to leave behind before he can become a peaceful warrior and find his destiny.
Powder ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Harassed by classmates who won't accept his shocking appearance, a shy young man known as Powder struggles to fit in. But the cruel taunts stop when Powder displays a mysterious power that allows him to do extraordinary things.
Jeepers creepers ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Alone on a desolate highway, two homebound teens are nearly run off the road by a demented tailgater. Later they spot this maniac disposing a body down into a sewer pipe. When they stop to investigate, they realize the horrible mistake they have made. The unspeakable evil maniac now intends to make them his next victims.
Jeepers creepers II ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Every 23 years for 23 days he comes to feast. On the 23rd day a bus becomes stranded on the dreaded East 9 Highway while returning home from winning the championship game. The passengers, a group of basketball players, cheerleaders, and coaches, quickly realize that there's more to fear than a broken down bus when The Creeper descends mercilessly upon them. As his feeding frenzy draws to a close, The Creeper needs the sort of nourishment only a vital group of young athletes can provide, and to survive the night, the terrified teens will have to fight to their dying breaths.
Rites of passage ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
"The Farraday men are men with secrets. And when all of them end up at the family's mountain getaway unexpectedly, one of those secrets turns deadly in this unique and chilling thriller from writer/director Victor Salva."--Container.
Nature of the beast ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
An intense psychological thriller about a businessman drawn into a bloody game of cat and mouse by a mysterious drifter.
Jeepers creepers / Jeepers creepers 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Alone on a desolate highway, two homebound teens are nearly run off the road by a dementd tailgater. Later they spot this maniac disposing a body down into a sewer pipe. When they stop to investigate, they realize the horrible mistake they have made. The unspeakable evil maniac now intends to make them his next victims.
Jeepers Creepers 2 by Victor Salva ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Tous les 23 ans, une créature maléfique surgit des entrailles de la terre. Un bus scolaire avec à son bord une jeune équipe de basket tombe mystérieusement en panne en pleine campagne...
Clownhouse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Casey is an eleven-year-old boy leery of white-faced colorfully festooned clowns. Against his better instincts, he goes to the circus with his two brothers to confront his fears. But that same night, three psychopathic killers escape a local mental hospital and head straight for the Big Top, where they unhinge a jack-in-the-box of nightmares for Casey and his brothers."--Container.
Peaceful Warrior Der Pfad des friedvollen Kriegers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Jeepers creepers Morts de peur ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Two college students become the target of an unspeakable evil.
Jeepers Creepers : Le chant du diable by Victor Salva ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Tous les 23 ans et pendant 23 jours apparaît une créature terrifiante qui traque les voyageurs sur les routes désertiques du sud-est yankee. Ce que deux jeunes étudiants, frère et soeur, vont découvrir sur cette route, dépasse de loin leurs pires cauchemars : le Creeper.
La forza del campione ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Bad company ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Jeepers Creepers 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Jeepers Creepers le chant du diable ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Clownhouse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Powder (video recording) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A teenager with strange electromagnetic powers rises above prejudice from those frightened by his unusual appearance & abilities, touching the lives of those around him.
Jeepers creepers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Two college students unleash a terrifying force of evil"--Internet movie database, May 2, 2002.
Pura energía Powder ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Nada de lo antes visto se compara a Powder, un extraordinario ser humano con poderes sobrenaturales. Hostilizado por sus compañeros de clase por su impresinante aspecto, un timido joven conocido como Powder, lucha por la aceptación. Las crueles bromas llegan a su fin cuando despliega un misterioso poder que le permite realizar proezas increibles, fenómeno que transforma la vida de cuantos lo rodean de una manera nunca imaginada.
Automobile driving on highways Basketball players Biographical films Boys Brothers Brothers and sisters Circus Clowns College students Crimes aboard buses Demonology Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Drama Fantasy films Fate and fatalism Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Gay men Gymnastics injuries Gymnasts Halloween Horror films Horror films Juvenile works Magic Millman, Dan Monsters Motion picture plays Motion picture plays Peace of mind Prejudices Science fiction films Serial murderers Sports films Sports films Strangers Suspense in motion pictures, television, etc. Teenagers Teenagers and death Thieves Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
No Linguistic content (3)
Multiple languages (2)