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Hill, Walter 1942-

Overview
Works: 373 works in 1,486 publications in 8 languages and 26,545 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Film adaptations  Western films  Police films  History 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Performer, Film editor, Restager, fmd, dir, Other, pmn, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Alien by Ridley Scott( visu )
147 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,538 libraries worldwide
Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discover a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( visu )
32 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,156 libraries worldwide
"A team of scientists and explorers journeys to the darkest corners of the universe searching for the origins of mankind. But what they find could threaten all life on earth, leading to terrifying battle to save the future of the human race!"--Container
Aliens by James Cameron( visu )
91 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,977 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
Broken trail by Walter Hill( visu )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,389 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 )
53 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,110 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 )
34 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 998 libraries worldwide
A portrayal of the Jesse James/Cole Younger gang including its lightning attacks on banks, trains, and stagecoaches, its hardbreadth escapes from the law, Jesse's jubiliant wedding celebration, and the Great Northfield, Minnesota raid
48 hrs. ( visu )
40 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 964 libraries worldwide
Nolte is a rough-edged cop after two vicious cop-killers. He can't do it without the help of smooth and dapper Murphy, who is serving time for a half-million dollar robbery. Both pursue their separate goals--Nolte wants the villains and Murphy wants his money and some much-needed female companionship
The warriors by Walter Hill( visu )
45 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 917 libraries worldwide
The Warriors, a street gang, are blamed unfairly for a rival gang leader's death. They must fight for their lives as other gangs seek revenge
Bullet to the head by Walter Hill( visu )
30 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 860 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
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
54 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 807 libraries worldwide
A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery
AVP : Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 804 libraries worldwide
Earth, early 21st century. Charles Weyland, an industrialist billionaire, leads an archaeological expedition to Antarctica. Using thermal imaging satellites, Weyland believes he has discovered the ruins of an ancient pyramid temple buried under the ice that predates the Egyptian and Aztec pyramids. Once inside, the team finds the remains of humans with holes in the rib cage and the remains of facehuggers. The possibility that the temple is uninhabited is very unlikely. To make matters worse, a group of teenage Predators are coming to the temple to perform a coming-of-age ritual that involves fighting to the death with the Aliens. Soon, it becomes clear that only one species is getting out alive
Aliens vs. Predator : requiem ( visu )
10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 766 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
Last man standing by Walter Hill( visu )
38 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 738 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 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 732 libraries worldwide
"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
Crossroads by Walter Hill( visu )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 558 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
Undisputed by Walter Hill( visu )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 469 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 )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 446 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
Brewster's millions by Walter Hill( visu )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Montgomery Brewster is a down-and-out baseball player who discovers that he is the only living relative of an eccentric multimillionaire. Monty stands to inherit $300 million, but only if he can spend $30 million in a single month without acquiring any assets. If he fails, it's back to zero again
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and German and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
The Mackintosh man by John Huston( visu )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Joseph Rearden is British Intelligence's man on the inside. It's his job to become what he isn't-- even a thief and convict-- to convince the group he infiltrates that he's one of them. And it's his job to get through it all alive
 
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controlled identity Lee, Thomas, 1942-

Hill, Walt.
Hill, Walt 1942-
Hill, Walter L.
Hill, Walter L. 1942-
Hill, Walter L., II, 1942-
Lee, Thomas.
Lee, Thomas 1942-
Walter Hill Amerikaans filmregisseur
Walter Hill cinéaste américain
Walter Hill regista e sceneggiatore statunitense
Walter Hill US-amerikanischer Action-Regisseur in Hollywood
Γουόλτερ Χιλ
Волтер Гілл
Волтер Хил
Уолтер Хилл американский кинорежиссёр и сценарист
Уолтър Хил
Ուոլտեր Հիլ
וולטר היל
والتر هیل (کارگردان) فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
월터 힐
힐, 월터 1942-
ウォルター・ヒル
ヒル, ウォルター
華特·希爾
沃尔特·希尔
Languages
English (574)
German (36)
Spanish (35)
Italian (22)
French (21)
Multiple languages (13)
Ndonga (1)
Catalan (1)
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