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Schow, David J.

Overview
Works: 94 works in 206 publications in 3 languages and 4,945 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Slasher films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Compiler, Contributor, Conceptor, Performer
Classifications: PS3569.C5284, 791.4372
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Publications about David J Schow
Publications by David J Schow
Most widely held works by David J Schow
The crow by Brandon Lee( visu )
41 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Exactly one year after a young rock guitarist and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, he returns from the dead, watched over by a hypnotic crow, to seek revenge
The Texas chainsaw massacre the beginning ( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
"In August, 1939, a worker goes into labor while working in a slaughterhouse and dies after a complicated labor, though the deformed child survives. The possibly orphaned baby is dumped in a garbage container and found by a beggar later, who brings him home. Along the years, the mentally retarded and disturbed boy called Thomas is raised by the Hewitt family in spite of having psychological problems as well as suffering from an unnamed skin disorder, later working in a meat packing plant. In July, 1969, when the facility is closed, the inhabitants move to other places, but the deformed, mentally childlike Thomas flies into a rage after being insulted and kills the foreman. His deranged brother (considered his uncle due to their age difference) executes the sheriff that is going to arrest Thomas, and assumes his identity, wearing his clothes,driving his car though the roads in Texas and entitling himself as Sheriff Hoyt..."--IMDb
Internecine by David J Schow( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
In the tradition of the Hitchcock-style "wrong man" spy thriller, Schow shakes up the crime genre with a dash of post-cold war espionage conspiracy, a sprinkle of Hollywood secret history, and a whole lot of big guns
The art of Drew Struzan by Drew Struzan( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A behind-the-scenes peek into the artist's studio, as well as a history of the rise and fall of movie poster illustration in Hollywood
The kill riff by David J Schow( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Lucas dreams it every night: the rockshow, flashy, ear-pounding, chaotic. The frothed-up mob that storms the stage. The death of his daughter Kristen, trampled in a sudden surge of tribal frenzy. In Lucas Ellington's eyes, the audience is blameless. His child was murdered by the main event--Whip Hand, the ultimate party band
Upgunned by David J Schow( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
"Elias McCabe is having one hell of a night: He gets kidnapped at gunpoint by a professional hit man and is forced to shoot blackmail photos of a prominent politician. Things go wrong with the shoot... very wrong. When the night is over, Elias is scared to death ... and ten thousand dollars richer. If he keeps his mouth shut. But he doesn't -- and now the hit man has targeted him for payback. As a desperate amateur in the games of death, Elias is up against a seasoned pro. As his entire life slides into the abyss, he has to stay alive by inventing new ways, moment-by-moment, to avoid, misdirect, and finally confront his ever-more-determined murderer as corpses and collateral damage stack up coast-to-coast in their wake"--
Gun work by David J Schow( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
"Life isn't always cheap south of the border--some lives are worth a million dollars. That's what the Mexican kidnapping cartel was demanding for Carl Ledbetter's wife. So Carl reached out to the one person he knew with a chance in hell of saving her, a deadly man whose own life he'd saved in the sands of Iraq"--Cover [p. 4]
Silver scream ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
A collection of modern horror stories all loosely dealing with the bizarre lives and often brutal deaths of the men and women working in television and the movies
Bullets of rain by David J Schow( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Widowed architect Arthur Latimer has become a recluse in his own home: a storm-proof fortress that doubles as a shrine to his dead wife. But the outside world beckons in the form of a bizarre party downbeach. Now, just as the biggest hurricane ever to hit the Pacific Northwest rolls in with a deadly force, Art is subjected to intrusions from his past and invasions from the present. And soon he begins to doubt everything he sees or thinks he already knows. And soon you may too
Havoc swims jaded by David J Schow( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Hunt among killers of men by David J Schow( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
From the towers of Manhattan to the exotic Far East, one man finds adventure everywhere he goes: Gabriel Hunt. Backed by the resources of the $100 million Hunt Foundation and armed with his trusty Colt revolver, Gabriel Hunt has always been ready for anything--but is he prepared for the killers of men? The warlord's men came to New York to preserve a terrible secret--and left a dead body in their wake. Now Gabriel Hunt is on their trail, a path that will take him to Shanghai and a showdown with a madman out to resurrect a deadly figure from China's past ... --Cover
The year's best dark fantasy & horror ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Collects short dark tales involving haunted houses, harpies, and alternate dimensions, by such famous genre authors as Peter Straub, Kelley Armstrong, and Holly Black
The outer limits : the official companion by David J Schow( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The lost Bloch by Robert Bloch( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The third volume in a series of uncollected work by the renowned horror writer features four pulp stories, two nonfiction pieces, an introduction by Gahan Wilson, an interview conducted by Douglas E. Winter, and a tribute from Bloch's wife Eleanor
Leatherface Texas chainsaw massacre III ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The infamous Leatherface is back, in pursuit of a pair of college students who intended to drive across the country
Black leather required : stories by David J Schow( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The hills run red ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Young fans of a mysteriously lost horror film made in the '80s search for the secret location where the film was shot. There they find that the film is more than a movie--it's real, and they're its newest stars. Wait, Babyface is just a character from the movie, right? Wrong. He's alive and thrilled to meet fans who will die slowly and gruesomely for his art. Roll camera!
Hell on earth. The lost Bloch by Robert Bloch( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Rock breaks, scissors cut by David J Schow( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Dark fantasy
The devil with you! : the lost Bloch, volume 1 by Robert Bloch( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Four pulp novellas from the 1940s and 1950s. The story, Strictly from Mars, is on an alien invasion, It Happened Tomorrow is on a revolt by futuristic machines, and the title story is on supernatural goings-on in a hotel. By the author of Psycho
 
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Alternative Names
David J. Schow
David Schow American author
David Schow amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor
Lowenbruck, Olivier d' 1955-
Schow, David
Schow David 1955-....
スカウ, デイヴィッド・J.
スコウ, デヴィッド・J.
Languages
English (94)
German (1)
French (1)
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