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Hyams, Peter

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Most widely held works about Peter Hyams
Most widely held works by Peter Hyams
End of days by Peter Hyams( Visual )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a burned-out former New York City cop named Jericho is assigned to security detail for a mysterious and foreboding stranger, Jericho thwarts an assassination attempt. During the ensuing investigation, he and his partner save the life of a beautiful and terrified woman, whose destiny involves death, the devil and the fate of mankind
The musketeer by Peter Hyams( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man comes of age and decides to avenge the brutal murder of his parents. In a world threatened by war, and finding he has impressive combat skills, he finds the opportunity he is looking for in the elite fighting force of the infamous Musketeers. After years of disgrace, he reunites the group and brings them back to their previous glory. Along his journey, he helps the Queen of France and finds love
Beyond a reasonable doubt by Peter Hyams( Visual )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Hunter is a high profile laywer who has an impeccable record putting criminals behind bars and is a shoo-in for governor in the upcoming election. But when ambitious rookie journalist C.J. Nicholas begins investigating Hunter for tampering with evidence to secure his convictions, the district attorney's perfect record is up for scrutiny. Commencing a risky game of cat and mouse with Hunter, C.J. frames himself as a murder suspect to catch the the corrupt D.A. in the act
The Presidio by PARAMOUNT( Visual )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Col. Caldwell and Police Inspector Jay Austin don't like each other because Caldwell helped run Austin out of the military police a few years before. Now these two enemies are forced to team up to solve a brutal murder at The Presidio military compound
O.J. : made in America by Ezra Edelman( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential examination of the rise and fall of Orenthal James Simpson, and parallels between his incredible story with that of race in America. This critically-acclaimed documentary series reveals how he first became a football star, why America fell in love with him off the field, what happened in the trial for his ex-wife's murder, and finally, why he is now sitting in jail for another crime 20 years later
2010 by Peter Hyams( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American and Soviet astronauts go to Jupiter in an attempt to solve the puzzle of the original Discovery flight made in 2001
Capricorn One by Peter Hyams( Visual )

57 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three astronauts are forced by NASA to participate in an elaborate hoax. Capricorn One makes the first 'manned' mission to Mars but the astronauts remain on Earth to be filmed in a studio made up to look like the Martian surface. When the empty capsule burns up on re-entry, the world believes the astronauts to be dead. A struggle ensues between the government and the astronauts whose very existence incriminates NASA
Outland by Peter Hyams( Visual )

42 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A federal marshal probes mysterious deaths among the workers in a mining colony on one of Jupiter's innermost moons
A sound of thunder by Peter Hyams( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2055, a team of time travelers accidentally changes the course of evolution and must race against time to repair the damage to the timeline that may erase the human race from ever existing
2010 : the year we make contact by Roy Scheider( Visual )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2001, Dave Bowman was taken by the Jupiter monolith and transformed into a powerful being. Now, in 2010, Dr. Heywood Floyd, the man held responsible for Discovery's failure, is going back to Jupiter. He and his crewmates must reactivate the psychotic HAL-9000 computer so they can learn what happened and find out the meaning of Bowman's last transmission. This will be a joint American-Soviet expedition set against the backdrop of growing global tensions
Hanover Street by Peter Hyams( Visual )

22 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in English and Multiple languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American bomber pilot falls in love with a British nurse, and then must escort her husband on a mission behind enemy lines
The relic by Peter Hyams( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plucky evolutionary biologist joins forces with a tough Chicago cop to unravel the mystery behind the horribly mangled corpses that keep popping up around her museum during an opening night gala. Sure enough, there's a monster to blame, sprung from a strange artifact of South American origin
The Monster Squad by Fred Dekker( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Count Dracula has until midnight to retrieve an ancient amulet that will give him final control over the delicate balance between good and evil in the world. To help him, the creepy County calls on some old friends; the weird Wolfman, grotesque Gill-Man, mildewed Mummy and freaky Frankenstein. As the ghoulish group gets closer to the amultet, it becomes up to the Monster Squad, headquartered in the local tree house, to pool its questionable resources and stop the monster mayhem
Timecop by Peter Hyams( Visual )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2004, time travel is not only a reality, it's an opportunity-- for criminals of the future to alter the past for profit and power. Jean-Claude Van Damme stars in this sci-fi action-thriller as embittered timecop Max Walker-- toughest member of the elite "Time Enforcement Commission" which was created to enforce one simple rule: no one goes back. But Walker may have met his match in the person of Senator McComb, a corrupt ruthless politician who's determined to reinvent history, get rich and buy his way into the White House
The star chamber by Peter Hyams( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Hardin, a young judge, must grapple with his own conscience as vicious criminals in his court are going free as a result of loopholes in the law. Meeting behing closed doors is the Star Chamber, a small group of powerful men bent on vigilante justice, who decree their own punishment for the guilty
Narrow margin by Peter Hyams( Visual )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An L.A. District Attorney attempts to take an unwilling murder witness back to the United States to testify agains a top-level mob boss. Frantically attempting to escape two deadly hitmen sent to silence her, they board a Vancouver-bound train only to find the killers are onboard with them. For the next 20 hours, as the train hurls through the beautiful but isolated Canadian wilderness, a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues in which their ability to tell a friend from foe is a matter of life and death
Sudden death( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man tries to save his children and a sports arena full of people from being blown up by terrorists
Enemies closer by Peter Hyams( Visual )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a major shipment of drugs goes missing on the US-Canadian border, former Navy SEAL Henry is plunged into survival mode when the drug cartel forces him to help retrieve it. Trapped in the wilderness with no means of communication, Henry finds himself face to face with Clay, a man with a personal vendetta against Henry. Now, the two mortal enemies must make a choice: put aside their past and work together, or die alone at the hands of the drug runners
The hunter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2020 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Ralph "Papa" Thorson, a modern day bounty hunter. Thorson pursues fugitives who have skipped bail, the chase comes full circle when he becomes the quarry of vengeful psychopath
Stay tuned by Peter Hyams( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Couch potato Roy Knable (John Ritter) has entered a new dimension in TV viewing - on the other side of the screen. If he survives, he can return home. If not, like a show with no audience, he'll be cancelled ... for good! The out-of-this-world satellite dish Roy just bought on a free trial offer has sucked him and his wife Helen (Pam Dawber) into a hilariously bizarre TV world
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Presidio
The PresidioCapricorn One2010 : the year we make contactHanover StreetThe relicThe star chamberNarrow marginSudden deathThe hunter
Alternative Names
Peter Hyams Amerikaans filmregisseur

Peter Hyams amerikansk filmskapare

Peter Hyams amerykański reżyser i scenarzysta

Peter Hyams cinéaste américain

Peter Hyams realizador, diretor de fotografia e produtor de filmes norte-americano

Peter Hyams sceneggiatore, regista e direttore della fotografia statunitense

Peter Hyams US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Хайамс, Питер

פיטר היימס

بيتر هيامس

پیتر هیامز

피터 하이암스

하이암스, 피터 1943-

하이암즈, 피터 1943-

하이엄스, 피터 1943-

ハイアムズ, ピーター