WorldCat Identities

Railsback, Steve 1948-

Overview
Works: 55 works in 121 publications in 1 language and 1,940 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steve Railsback
The stunt man by Richard Rush ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Vietnam veteran Cameron is on the run from the police when he stumbles onto the set of a war movie directed by megalomaniac Eli Cross. But when the young fugitive is forced to replace a dead stunt man, he falls in love with the movie's leading lady while trying to avoid getting arrested or killed. Is Eli trying to capture Cameron's death on film? And what happens to a paranoid stunt man when illusion and reality change places?"--Container
Helter skelter by Tom Gries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his 'family'
Lifeforce ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a space exploration team travels to examine Halley's Comet, they find an alien spacecraft whose occupants carry a deadly secret. Spacelings take over the bodies of the humans and return to earth
The Golden seal by Steve Railsback ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The golden seal used to live among the Aleut people as a benevolent, protective spirit, but when man began to hunt her, she vanished. According to legend, she will come back one day in the middle of a ferocious storm to someone pure in heart. None pass the test except for the boy, who pure and undaunted, befriends her rather than lusts for the bounty placed upon her pelt
Disturbing behavior ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The new kid in town stumbles across something sinister about the town's method of transforming its unruly teens into upstanding citizens."--Internet movie database
Ed Gein by Chuck Parello ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the Wisconsin serial killer, Ed Gein. After being caught, Ed was declared criminally insane and committed for life to Wisconsin's Waupan State Hospital. His life was the inspiration for numerous movies
From here to eternity ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman scorned and ignored by her callous, commanding officer husband, turns to one of his men for consolation--beginning an affair destined to change their lives forever
The Visitors ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Schmidt (Woods) is a Vietnam veteran turned pacifist living a peaceful existence on a Connecticut farm with his girl friend (Joyce) and their infant son. Then two uninvited visitors (Martinez and Railsback), appear at their door. They are former Army acquaintances of Bill who have just gotten out of prison after serving time for raping a Vietnamese woman. Bill's testimony was what got them convicted. They have come to visit for either revenge or forgiveness (they are not sure which), but ultimately they beat up Bill and rape his girl friend. Intended as a treatise on the problems of violence prone soldiers returning from Vietnam. Filmed by the Kazans in 16mm at their Connecticut home
Barb Wire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barb Wire is the sexiest, toughest mercenary in Steel Harbor, a city of chaos and crime. If you've got a problem, Barb Wire is the solution. When Axel Hood hits town on a mission, Barb is the only one who can help him get out alive, but will she assist the man who once betrayed her?
Plaguers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a band of sexy space pirates hijack a fuel-transport vessel bound for Earth, an alien virus known only as 'Thanatos' is accidentally released. The contagion mutates its victims, transforming them one-by-one into ravenous, demonic creatures. Now, the pirates and crew must join together to destroy the undead as the ship nears Earth, threatening to infect the entire planet
Escape 2000 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 1995, and the world is governed by a strict society which deems individuality offensive and punishes those who do not conform. Those who refuse to be "re-habilitated" are hunted down and killed
Scissors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Angie Anderson is attacked in her apartment building, she thwarts her assailant by stabbing him with scissors. He vows to return, and Angie is overcome by fears real and imagined
Vanishing point ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex race car driver James Kowalski is 1200 miles away when his wife goes into labor, causing him to attempt to out speed the police on his way home
Slash ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the lead singer of the rock band Slash is called home for a family funeral, the band begins a helter-skelter spiral into madness. On one terrifying night, each member realizes the truth behind a family legend and fights to escape the horrifying "harvest of blood."
The visitors Les visiteurs by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The box ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He's an ex-con and former thief trying to go straight. She's an ex-stripper trying to make a new life. They both try to reform in L.A., but it doesn't get much darker than this modern day thriller that explores the city in the shadows
Turkey shoot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the near future, prisoners are hunted for sport
Nukie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a desperate intergalactic search for a lost space child abducted by the U.S. Space Foundation, his brother Nukie mistakenly lands in Africa, where he is befriended by African twins and begins a magical adventure to find his brother and return home
The cops are robbers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is a true story based on the best-selling book by Jerry Clemente detailing the largest robbery in banking history. Clemente, a former Boston police captain, together with two fellow officers and others, successfully pulled off the amazing heist. It took the Boston police and the FBI four and one-half years after the heist to uncover sufficient evidence to charge Clemente with the crime. He was subsequently convicted. The majority of the proceeds from the burglary have never been recovered."--Container
The Forgotten ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suspenseful thriller about six Green Berets held captive in Vietnam for 17 years and their return to the U.S. where they are secretly "debriefed" and imprisoned
 
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Alternative Names
Railsback, Steven, 1948-
Languages
English (73)
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