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Winston, Stan 1946-2008

Overview
Works: 83 works in 208 publications in 3 languages and 9,845 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Science fiction films  Horror films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Film sequels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Production personnel, Director, ard, Author, Interviewee, Conceptor, Performer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stan Winston
 
Most widely held works by Stan Winston
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jurassic Park vi porterà su una remota isola nella quale è stato costruito un parco tematico dove i dinosauri sono stati riportati in vita. Questa forzatura della natura non porterà nulla di buono e i cinque protagonisti si troveranno a dover sopravvivere tra predatori preistorici non propriamente amichevoli
A.I. Artificial intelligence by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visions of a future full of astonishing android technology. David, an advanced android, embarks on an extraordinary adventure to discover the secret of his own identity. Believing in the story of Pinocchio, David dreams of becoming a real boy
The Terminator by James Cameron( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 2029, giant super-computers dominate the planet and to destroy man's future by changing the past, they send an indestructible cyborg, a Terminator, back in time to kill a woman whose unborn son will become mankind's only hope. Can Sarah Connor protect herself from this unstoppable menace?
Artificial intelligence A.I. ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the middle of the 21st century. Extremely sophisticated robots do everything from nannying to prostitution, supplying the illusion of feeling, but true emotion has eluded the android builders. Until Professor Hobby builds David, a robot boy who can really love. In the same manner that some people substitute pets for more demanding human relationships, the Swinton's try to fill the void left by the illness (and subsequent cryogenic animation) of their young son, with David. Unlike a pet, however, David requires more than taking without giving, and his plight illustrates the dangers inherent when dog-substitutes demand giving in return
Edward Scissorhands by Tim Burton( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor whose greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished, with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon lady took him home to live with her family. And so began Edward's fantastical adventures in a pastel paradise known as Suburbia"--Container
The island of Dr. Moreau ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 541 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
Wrong turn by Rob Schmidt( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chris is driving through West Virginia. He takes a detour down an old dirt road, where he becomes distracted and doesn't see an SUV stuck in the middle of the road. He plows into the back after his tires suddenly blow. The driver of the SUV and Chris compare notes on their accidents, they discover that the road has been sabotaged with barbed wire. Two of the group are left to look after the cars while the others set out to find help. However, they soon discover they've become prey to a family of cannibalistic mountain men who have become horribly disfigured through generations of inbreeding
The Monster Squad by Fred Dekker( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Count Dracula has until midnight to retrieve an ancient amulet that will give him final control over the delicate balance between good and evil in the world. To help him, the creepy County calls on some old friends; the weird Wolfman, grotesque Gill-Man, mildewed Mummy and freaky Frankenstein. As the ghoulish group gets closer to the amultet, it becomes up to the Monster Squad, headquartered in the local tree house, to pool its questionable resources and stop the monster mayhem
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman battles against the villains Catwoman and Penguin and crooked businessman-turned-mayoral candidate Max Schreck in Gotham City
Predator by John McTiernan( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and French and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Action-packed adventure story of fighting men pitted against an unseen enemy, a force more powerful than their fiercest weapons. Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in a Central America country, Dutch and his men encounter an enemy unimaginably more deadly than any on Earth-- because the Predator is not of this Earth
Pumpkinhead ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a group of rambunctious teenagers inadvertently kills his only son, Ed Harley seeks the magic of a backwoods witch to bring the child back. Defying superstition, he and the witch invoke the Pumpkinhead, a monstrously clawed and fanged demon
The deaths of Ian Stone ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On an otherwise ordinary night, the young Ian Stone encounters a mysterious creature and is forced into the path of an oncoming train. Rather than facing certain death, Ian finds himself reborn into a new life that feels strangely familiar. After his second death, it becomes apparent that Ian is being hunted by an evil presence, and will be forced to die every day until he can solve the mystery of his own life
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty seven years after Ellen Ripley survived her disastrous ordeal, her escape vessel is recovered after drifting across the galaxy as she slept in cryogenic stasis. Back on earth, nobody believed her story about the Aliens on the planet LV-426. After the Company orders the colony on LV-426 to investigate, however, all communication with the colony is lost. The Company enlists Ripley to aid a team of tough, rugged space marines on a rescue mission to the now partially terraformed planet to find out if there are aliens or survivors
Earth vs. the spider ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quentin is a nerdy comic book fanatic who spends his days working as a security guard at a biotech research lab and his nights at home dreaming of superheroes. When thugs ambush the lab, his partner is killed in the shootout. Overcome by grief, he knowingly injects himself with a top-secret drug made from the blook of a laboratory spider. He becomes more like a spider and less like a human, he develops a hunger that will not be ignored
She creature ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful mermaid with an ugly appetite for human flesh unleashes a terrifying rampage of death and bloodshed. When a young couple travelling the Irish countryside befriend a wealthy old sailor, he shares the secret of his mermaid. Determined she will bring them fame, the couple steal the sea creature and head for America on a cargo ship. Nothing prepares them for the horror that awaits them ahead at sea
The day the world ended ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A school psychologist moves to a small rural town and comes to the rescue of a shy boy with special powers and terrifying secrets. Dr. Stillman finds herself in the middle of a battle between a vengeful and horrifying monster and the unspeakable evil at the heart of the town itself
Invaders from Mars ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remake of the 1950s classic film. A courageous young boy battles the hideous Martians who have "taken over" his parents and who now threaten to subjugate the entire planet
How to make a monster ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video game developing company Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group to develope a computer combat game: Evilution. They have four weeks to bring the game to market and an on-time bonus of a million dollars. They utilize a telemetry suit to render a 3-D version of the onscreen player
Arnold Schwarzenegger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From his childhood in rural Austria to Hollywood superstardom, Biography chronicles the life and work of Arnold Schwarzenegger. Go behind the scenes to learn how he has crafted his acting career and watch competition footage from his days as a professional bodybuilder. And examine his passions away from performing, which may be pointing to a run for political office--though married to Maria Shriver, a prominent member of the Kennedy Clan, Arnold is a staunch and active Republican."--Publisher's website
 
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Winston, Stanley.
Winston, Stanley 1946-2008
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