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Hill, Walter 1942-

Overview
Works: 417 works in 1,363 publications in 6 languages and 23,445 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Western television programs  Film sequels  Science fiction films  Horror films  Fiction  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Scenarist, Performer, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor, Author of introduction, Creator, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Alien by Ridley Scott( visu )
67 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,267 libraries worldwide
A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed
Aliens by James Cameron( visu )
64 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,254 libraries worldwide
Ripley is recovering from her first encounter with the deadly alien. Her account of that event is received with skepticism, but transmissions from a colony later established on the alien's planet abruptly cease. Burke, an up-and-coming company man, talks Ripley into going back with a squad of colonial Marines. Of course the Marines do not take her warnings seriously either, until they come face-to-face with the awesome alien spawn
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( visu )
25 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,867 libraries worldwide
Explorers have discovered a clue that brings them to the origins of mankind on Earth. This leads them on a journey that takes them to the darkest corners of the universe
Broken trail by Walter Hill( visu )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,275 libraries worldwide
During a horse drive to Wyoming, a man and his estranged nephew meet a man transporting five Chinese girls to a brothel; the next morning he is gone with the drovers' money, leaving the girls behind. The intended buyer sends a hired gun out to retrieve her property, as the cowboys try to keep the girls safe, and deliver the herd of horses
Geronimo an American legend by Walter Hill( visu )
32 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Betrayed by the Army's legendary "Indian fighter," General George Crook, Geronimo leads a small band of warriors in escape, but is pursued by a principled officer, a grizzled army scout, and a gung-ho West Point graduate
The long riders by Walter Hill( visu )
44 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
Four theatrical families of the 1980's recreate the most wanted criminal families of the 1860's. This portrayal of the Jesse James gang is a rapidfire succession of thrilling moments -- the bandits' lightning attacks on banks, trains and stagecoaches; their hairbreadth escapes from the law; Jesse's jubilant wedding celebration; and the tragic Great Northfield, Minnesota raid
Alien³ by David Fincher( visu )
67 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Lt. Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) is the lone survivor when her crippled spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, a bleak wasteland inhabited by former inmates of the planet's maximum security prison. Ripley's fears that an Alien was aboard her craft are confirmed when the mutilated bodies of ex-cons begin to mount. Without weapons or modern technology of any kind, Ripley must lead the men into battle against the terrifying creature. And soon she discovers a horrifying fact about her link with the Alien, a realization that may compel Ripley to try destroying not only the horrific creature, but herself as well
48 hrs ( visu )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Nolte is a rough-edged cop after two vicious copkillers. He can't do it without the help of smooth and dapper Murphy, who is serving time for a half-million dollar robbery. This unlikely partnership trades laughs as often as punches as both pursue their separate goals: Nolte wants the villains: Murphy wants money
The warriors by Walter Hill( visu )
32 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 791 libraries worldwide
The Warriors, a New York City street gang, are unfairly blamed for the death of a rival gang leader. Now they must fight for their lives against armies of gangs that outnumber the police 5 to 1!
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
The discovery of an ancient pyramid buried in Antarctica sends a team of scientists and adventurers to the frozen continent. There, they make an even more terrifying discovery; two alien races engaged in the ultimate battle. The only certainties - it will be bloody and the winner of this battle will not be human
Bullet to the head ( visu )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Bobo, a New Orleans hit man and Detective Taylor Kwon, a New York City cop, form an alliance to brings down the killers of their respective partners
Last man standing by Walter Hill( visu )
37 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 705 libraries worldwide
John Smith is a mysterious stranger who is drawn into a vicious war between two rival crime families. In a dangerous game, he switches allegiances between them, offering his services to the highest bidder. As the death toll mounts, he takes the law into his own hands in a deadly race to remain the last man standing
Red heat ( visu )
33 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
31 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 626 libraries worldwide
A thief is released on a parole arranged by his wife only to find that the corrupt politician involved in in his release wants him to rob a bank
Crossroads ( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
A young classically trained guitarist learns the blues from an old bluesman who supposedly got his talent to play the blues from the devil
Aliens vs. Predator requiem ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 457 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
Undisputed ( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Monroe Hutchen was convicted of murder and sentenced to life without parole at the Sweetwater maximum security prison in California. Now, Hutchen boxes behind bars, and he's become the champion of a loosely organized prison fighting circuit. When convicted heavyweight champion "Iceman" Chambers enters Sweetwater, Hutchens finds he has a serious competitor in the same lockup for the first time. After Hutchens challenges the arrogant Chambers to a bout, an aging Mafioso swings a deal that will earn Chambers an early release from prison and pull in a million dollars in bets if the two men will fight
Another 48 hrs ( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The cop and the con return-- the con is released from the pen and finds out there's a price on his head. He teams up with the cop to find and put away an elusive druglord
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Wild Bill by Walter Hill( visu )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Jeff Bridges portrays Wild Bill Hickok, the hard-drinking, quick-shooting gunslinger
 
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controlled identity Lee, Thomas, 1942-

Hill, Walt.
Hill, Walt, 1942-
Hill, Walter L.
Hill, Walter L., 1942-
Lee, Thomas.
Lee, Thomas 1942-
Languages
English (462)
Spanish (39)
German (20)
French (17)
Italian (9)
Multiple languages (6)
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