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O'Bannon, Dan

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Alien by Ridley Scott( visu )
234 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,182 libraries worldwide
Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
74 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,115 libraries worldwide
In the year 2084 a worker leaves Earth for the mind-bending nightmarish reality of a Martian mining colony ruled over by a dictator who can alter reality to suit his whims
AVP : Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson( visu )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 953 libraries worldwide
A team of archaeologists heads toward a 'hot zone' in Antarctica and find an underground pyramid. They wake up the Alien queen and chaos follows. The Predators are also there using the Aliens as bait for an ancient initiation ritual
Aliens vs. Predator : requiem ( visu )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
A small Colorado town becomes the battleground between two of the deadliest extra-terrestrial lifeforms - the Alien and the Predator. When a Predator scout ship crash-lands in the hills outside the town, Alien facehuggers are released in the crash. Also released is a hybrid Alien/Predator. A man and his son hunting in the forest near the crash site soon become the first victims of the facehuggers. A Predator receives data about the crash on his home planet and he comes to Earth. One at a time, the inhabitants of the town become targets of the Aliens and the Predator. The National Guard is called in, but they are unable to stop the deadly creatures. A plan is set in motion to destroy the town with a nuclear device
Alien by Alan Dean Foster( Book )
38 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 674 libraries worldwide
This was not their galaxy. The seven travelers woke from their long cold sleep to discover that the planet they were closest to was emitting a distress signal. By space law, they must descend, explore and render assistance. But, they would go armed. For who could tell what being called to them -- or why. All they knew was that it was alien
Aliens by James Cameron( visu )
45 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 594 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Alien, Ripley is the only survivor from mankind's first encounter with the monstrous Alien. Her account of the Alien and the fate of her crew are received with skepticism--until the mysterious disappearnce of colonists on LV-426 lead her to join a team of high-tech colonial marines sent in to investigate
Blue Thunder by John Badham( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 452 libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
The return of the living dead by Dan O'Bannon( visu )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 418 libraries worldwide
"On his first day on the job at an army surplus store, poor Freddy unwittingly releases nerve gas from a secret U.S. military canister, unleashing an unbelievable terror. The gas re-animates an army of corpses, who arise from their graves with a ravenous hunger ... for human brains! And luckily for those carnivorous cadavers, there is a group of partying teens nearby, just waiting to be eaten!"--Container
Dark Star by John Carpenter( visu )
54 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Dark Star is a futuristic scoutship traveling far in advance of colony ships. Armed with Exponential Thermostellar bombs, it prowls the unstable planets. But there is one obstacle that it's crewmembers did not count on--one of the ship's thinking and talking bombs is lodged in the bay, threatening to destroy the entire ship and crew
Lifeforce ( visu )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 179 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
Aliens : novelization by Alan Dean Foster( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The memory would stay with Ripley forever, a creature dripping acid blood just inches away from her. It had torn the rest of her ship's crew to shreds, but she had escaped. And now she had been rescued; after 57 years in hypersleep, safe at last. But not for long
Total recall : my unbelievably true life story by Arnold Schwarzenegger( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Science-Fiction-Film nach einer Kurzgeschichte von Phillip K. Dick
AVP ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A small Colorado town becomes the battleground between two of the deadliest extra-terrestrial lifeforms - the Alien and the Predator. When a Predator scout ship crash-lands in the hills outside the town, Alien facehuggers are released in the crash. Also released is a hybrid Alien/Predator. A man and his son hunting in the forest near the crash site soon become the first victims of the facehuggers. A Predator receives data about the crash on his home planet and he comes to Earth. One at a time, the inhabitants of the town become targets of the Aliens and the Predator. The National Guard is called in, but they are unable to stop the deadly creatures. A plan is set in motion to destroy the town with a nuclear device
Dead & buried ( visu )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A man returns to his home town to be its sheriff. His job becomes difficult when strangers visit the town and die in violent and mysterious ways. He discovers that his troubles have an occult origin that has to do with the town's elderly mortician
Alien anthology by Ridley Scott( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Alien : the official movie novelization by Alan Dean Foster( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Seven astronauts travel to a distant planet to investigate strange radio signals and encounter a deadly alien which secretes itself aboard their ship and threatens to kill them all
Dan O'Bannon's guide to screenplay structure : inside tips from the writer of Alien, Total recall and Return of the living dead by Dan O'Bannon( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Dan OBannon famously crafted his screenplays using a self-designed system which he called dynamic structure. This book outlines how OBannons method differs from those of other well-known screenwriting gurus, and illustrates with examples from classic (and not-so-classic) films how dynamic structure can be applied to craft narrative and character
Invaders from Mars by William Cameron Menzies( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 63 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
Screamers by Carla Garapedian( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and French and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The year is 2078. The man is rebel Alliance Commander Col. Joseph Hendricksson, assigned to protect the Sirius 6B outpost from ravage and plunder at the hands of the New Economic Bloc. His state-of-the-art weaponry is known as Screamers: man-made killing devices programmed to eliminate all enemy life forms. Screamers travel underground, their intent to kill announced by ear-piercing shrieks. They dissect their victims with precision, then eradicate all traces of the corpse
 
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Bannon D.
Bannon, Daniel.
Bannon, Daniel O' 1946-2009
Dan O’Bannon
Dan O’Bannon US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Regisseur
Dan O'Bannon Amerikaans filmacteur
Dan O'Bannon cinéaste américain
Dan O'Bannon sceneggiatore, attore e regista statunitense
O'Bannon, Daniel Thomas.
O'Bannon, Daniel Thomas 1946-2009
Ден О'Бенон
Дэн О’Бэннон
Դեն Օ’Բեննոն
דן אובאנון שחקן אמריקאי
دان اوبانون فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
ダン・オバノン
丹·奧班農
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English (432)
French (52)
German (37)
Spanish (30)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (7)
Slovenian (2)
Croatian (2)
Ndonga (1)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
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