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Shusett, Ronald

Works: 117 works in 659 publications in 9 languages and 14,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Monster films  Film sequels 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Creator, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Adapter, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ronald Shusett
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

128 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping an encounter with aliens, the only survivor is asked to return to the scene as an adviser for a group of disbelieving Marines
Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

86 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,219 WorldCat member 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
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs, "--Precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

47 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member 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 disappearance of colonists on LV-426 leads her to join a team of high-tech colonial marines sent in to investigate
Alien by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member 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
Freejack by Geoff Murphy( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bounty hunters from the future raid the present to provide new bodies for the super rich in this science-fiction thriller. Race car driver Alex Furlong is snatched from his cockpit and hurled into the future. Dead and running for his life, he's a "freejack," a stranger in the strangest of lands, and a relentless "bonejacker" can collect millions by bringing Alex in
Total recall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Total recall: Quaid is a construction worker in 2084, haunted by dreams of Mars. Against the wishes of his sexy blonde wife, Quaid goes to Rekall, a company that implants artificial memories so he can "remember" visiting the red planet that is now being settled by human inhabitants. However, Quaid is actually an amnesiac secret agent from Mars-- or is he?
Aliens : novelization by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member 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
Steven Seagal collection : 4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Above the law: Nico Toscani is a martial arts expert who was recruited by the CIA to serve a mission in Vietnam. 15 years later as a Chicago cop, he comes up against the same people he dealt with during that mission
Total recall by Piers Anthony( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and German and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglas Quaid must travel across the solar system in order to discover what secrets are locked away in memories that he can't trace
Dead & buried( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member 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 : the official movie novelization by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member 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
King Kong lives( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kong receives a heart transplant and runs away with his blood donor, a female ape who is having his baby
Alien : the complete illustrated screenplay by Dan O'Bannon( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead & buried by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In een onopvallend Amerikaans badplaatsje komen de schaarse toeristen op een lugubere manier aan hun einde
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with Alien: Covenant, a new chapter in the groundbreaking Alien franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape."--Container
Alien vs. predator( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horrifying PredAlien crash-lands near a small Colorado town, killing everyone it encounters-and producing countless Alien offspring. A lone Predator arrives to 'clean up' the infestation, it's an all-out battle to the death with no rules and no mercy
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Alternative Names
Ronald Shusett Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Ronald Shusett guionista estadounidense

Ronald Shusett scénariste américain

Ronald Shusett sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Рональд Шусетт

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רונלד שוסט תסריטאי אמריקאי

رونالد شوسيت كاتب سيناريو أمريكي

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