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Edlund, Richard 1940-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 68 publications in 5 languages and 3,250 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Television programs  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Production personnel, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Edlund
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama explores issues surrounding AIDS and homosexuality in the 1980s. Includes fictionalized material from the life of politician Roy Cohn as well as original fictional characters and plots
Big trouble in Little China by John Carpenter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Burton is a big-talking, wisecracking trucker who is suddenly hurled into a wild adventure when his friend's fiancee is kidnapped by Lo Pan's minions
Alien by David Fincher( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripley's ship crash lands on a prison planet and she must fight with them when another alien appears. But when she discovers she has one in her as well, she must struggle to kill the alien before it is too late
Multiplicity by Harold Ramis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a man who clones himself to save his marriage, and then almost loses his wife to himself
2010 by Peter Hyams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new time, a new odyssey, a new chance to confront the new dilemmas arising from the daring Jupiter mission of the year 2001. New members aboard the Leonov are on course to rendezvous at the still-orbiting Discovery. What they don't know is that they are equally on course for an uncharted realm of human distany. And that their fate will rest on the silicon shoulders of the computer they reawaken, HAL-9000
Solar crisis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crew members of the Helios, each with their own special areas of expertise, are on a critical mission to explore a flare that endagers the Earth. The star craft is carrying a space probe, loaded with an anti-matter bomb that is to be shot into the heart of the sun. If successful, this bomb could trigger the mega-flare away from the Earth. But the risks of doing battle with the sun pale by comparison to dangers from saboteurs on Earth. Determined to thwart the mission, they've planted a traitor onboard
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas Eve a team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend the holidays with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the cunning and savage criminals
The creep behind the camera( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Creep Behind the Camera was an actual filmmaker named Vic Savage; a real scumbag whose only real skill was in his uncanny ability to convince the residents of 1960 Glendale, CA that he was making the BEST monster movie ever made!
Alien 3 by David Fincher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ripley survives a crash landing on Fiorina 161, a bleak prison planet, the convicts soon begin turning up dead and she realizes she wasn't the only survivor
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young family are visited by ghosts in their home. At first the ghosts appear friendly, moving objects around the house to the amusement of everyone, then they turn nasty and start to terrorise the family before they "kidnap" the youngest daughter
Big trouble in Little China ; Flight of the phoenix( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flight of the phoenix: A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other-Container
Esuefuekkusu eien no kōkishin( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star wars by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker seeks out the mysterious jedi master Yoda while Han Solo and Princess Leia outrun the Imperial fleet en route to Cloud City
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in French and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Angels in America by Tony Kushner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
Star wars by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Spanish and French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker seeks out the mysterious jedi master Yoda while Han Solo and Princess Leia outrun the Imperial fleet en route to Cloud City
Ghostbusters( )

1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cahiers du Cinéma by Cahiers du cinéma (Périodique)( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kinomagie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alien 3 (DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ripley's ship crash lands on a prison planet and she must fight with them when another alien appears. But when she discovers she has one in her as well, she must struggle to kill the alien before it is too late
 
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Alternative Names
Richard Edlund Amerikaans n/a

Richard Edlund Amerikaans special effects supervisor

Richard Edlund amerikansk konstnär

Richard Edlund amerikansk kunstnar

Richard Edlund amerikansk kunstner

Richard Edlund réalisateur d'effets spéciaux

Richard Edlund supervisore agli effetti speciali inglese

Richard Edlund técnico estadounidense de efectos especiales

Richard Edlund US-amerikanischer Spezialist für visuelle Effekte im Film

Ричард Эдланд американский специалист в области визуальных эффектов

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