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Stanley, Richard 1966-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 122 publications in 3 languages and 1,569 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Horror films  Science fiction films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Juvenile works  Children's films  Biography 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Scenarist, Author, Composer, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Stanley
The island of Dr. Moreau( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Moreau is brilliant geneticist on the brink of superseding evolution. When a U.N. diplomat visits the island laboratory he discovers experiments turning animal life forms into human-like beasts. The beasts revolt, threatening not only the island but ultimately all mankind
The abandoned( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American woman searching for her birth parents learns she has inherited a house in the middle of a forest in a remote area of Russia. It is the house where she was born. Abandoned and uninhabited for 40 years, it stands in total disrepair and neglect. What she finds is more than an old house. She meets a mysterious man claiming to be her twin brother and together they find the house holds dangerous secrets to a past they don't even remember. They are forced to relive a series of horrifying events and shocking murders that occurred just after they were born, and in the place where they are supposed to die
Rainbow fish( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rainbow and best pals Sea Filly and Blue plunge into a series of underwater sports adventures in four stories about self-confidence and sportsmanship
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
Hardware( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man brings home the head and severed torso of a cyborg for his girlfriend to use in her sculptures, not knowing that is was designed to destroy and kill without mercy
Fly boy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old boy and his grandfather set out to fly their favorite airplane one last time, but the neighborhood bully gets in the way
Lost soul : the doomed journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film chronicling Richard Stanley's tenure as writer/director of the 1996 adaptation of H.G. Wells' The island of Dr. Moreau as well as the start of the film's production
Treasure of Pirate's Point( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of kids try to find the legendary gold treasure at Pirate's Point as well as foil an evil plot
World of difference( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is an introduction to the series A Question of Rights. It sets the scene, tracing the background to the international agreements on women rights. Host Bella Abzug shows that when women are excluded from basic rights and decision making, the economy, development, and environment suffer
The legend of Pirate's Point( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family movie about two 10-year olds who daydream of pirates and adventures. 7 yrs+
Killer curses( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dust devil: Wendy leaves her abusive husband and takes off into the voids of Africa where she picks up a mysterious hitchhiker
Dust devil( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy leaves her abusive husband and takes off into the voids of Africa where she picks up a mysterious hitchhiker
Images( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our perception of people from other countries, particularly those of developing countries, may be distorted by a number of factors, including: our insufficient first hand experience of other countries; the tendency of news broadcasting to focus on the dramatic and tragic rather than everyday reality; the legacy of colonization which has left behind assumptions of superiority on the part of those in the North. These factors can result in the formation of negative stereotypes and prejudices
Dust devil the final cut / documentaries by Richard Stanley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dust devil : the final cut( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling serial killer is really something much worse, a shape-shifting demon who steals his victims' souls
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky's determined but ultimately ill-fated film adaptation of the influential science fiction novel
The theatre bizarre by Richard Stanley( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wet dreams: The Freudian dreams of an unfaithful husband blur the lines between fantasy and reality. Directed by Tom Savini
A little Christmas magic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Little Christmas Magic: A snowstorm traps some kids in the woods. Can the magic of Christmas bring them home? Miracle in Toy Land: Jesse is about to receive a Christmas gift he'll never forget. A group of action figures brought to life in Toyland teach him a lesson about being a team player
The white darkness, a documentary ; Voice of the moon, a documentary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The white darkness: Voodoo in modern-day Haiti. Voice of the moon: An experimental documentary on the Russian invasion of Afghanistan
The secret glory : a documentary( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines rare archival footage, old letters and photographs to tell the story of Otto Rahn, who worked in Ahnenerbe, a Schutz-Staffel division in Nazi Germany. Rahn was convinced he knew where to find the Holy Grail and, after being nominated an SS officer, he finally had the resources to pursue it
 
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Alternative Names
Richard Stanley director de cine britanico

Richard Stanley filmregisseur uit Zuid-Afrika

Richard Stanley jihoafrický režisér a scenárista

Richard Stanley regista e sceneggiatore sudafricano

Richard Stanley südafrikanischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Stanley, R. 1966-

Stanley, Richard

Ричард Стэнли

ریچارد استنلی (کارگردان) فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان اهل آفریقای جنوبی

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