WorldCat Identities

Allen, Nancy 1950-

Works: 27 works in 303 publications in 7 languages and 1,966 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Police films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Editor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Nancy Allen
Most widely held works by Nancy Allen
The Humanities and the library( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film study collections : a guide to their development and use by Nancy Allen( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blow out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

60 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of moviemaking
RoboCop 2 by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop, the half man/half machine cop, is back, and his mission is to rid the streets of Detroit of a new and deadly drug, "Nuke." To complicate matters, the evil corporation that created him wants to take over the city and develop RoboCop 2, a newer and more powerful version to replace the original
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

69 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop is designed to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. The cyborg, created from the body of a slain Detroit police officer, is programmed to serve the public trust, uphold the law and protect the innocent. All goes well at first and RoboCop stops every sleaze ball he encounters, but there are forces which will stop at nothing to see him eliminated
Dressed to kill by Brian De Palma( Visual )

45 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman is brutally slashed to death and her son teams up with a prostitute who saw the killer in order to reveal the identity of the attacker
An annotated catalog of unpublished film and television scripts at the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign by Nancy Allen( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Philadelphia experiment by Stewart Raffill( Visual )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and Jim are U.S. Navy crew members on a ship that has been modified by naval experts as part of a poject known as "The Philadelphia Experiment". The ship disappears from the radar screen and the crew experiences a hellish transition, some 40 years into the future
RoboCop 3 by Fred Dekker( Visual )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conglomerate that designed RoboCop now owns Detroit and is evicting all of the residents of a large neighborhood in order to build a city of the future. RoboCop, seeing the injustice, joins forces with a band of urban freedom fighters battling to save their neighborhood
Strange invaders( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction film about a small town overtaken by aliens
Confronting the crisis in library education( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join ALA president Michael Gorman and a panel of distinguished practitioners and educators in a national discussion and open forum as they try to answer questions about library education in todays rapidly evolving world
Poltergeist II : Poltergeist III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poltergesit III: Demons have followed Carol Anne to the high-rise in Chicago, where she has fled to life with her aunt and uncle
The children of the corn collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the corn V: six college students take a wrong turn and find themselves lost in a strangely deserted rural town that hides a murderous cult of children. Children of the corn 666: On a trip to Nebraska, Hannah Martin, picks up a stranger and starts a mysterious chain of events. Children of the corn, revelation: when calls to her grandmother go unanswered, Jamie Lowell, uncovers the truth behind her mysterious disappearance
Art museum images in scholarly publishing by Nancy Allen( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the history and climate around museum practices regarding the publishing of reproductions of images in their collections. Available in HTML and PDF
Scholarly information centers in ARL libraries( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not for publication( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lois Thorndike works as a muckraking reporter for the sleaziest tabloid paper in New York City. Fed up with writing about celebrity sex diets and axe murders, she becomes a volunteer for the city's popular law-and -order mayor. But when Lois and her naive new photographer stumble into the breaking story of a major crime syndicate, everyone's worlds collide"--Container
Blow out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last detail by Hal Ashby( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Navy Petty officers are detailed to take a prisoner from Washington to jail in New Hampshire and decide to give the prisoner one last good time
New roles for the road ahead : essays commissioned for the ACRL's 75th anniversary by Steven J Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Manley, Nancy

Manley, Nancy 1950-

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