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Hill, Walter 1942-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 1,121 publications in 7 languages and 24,833 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Western films  Horror films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film sequels  Caper films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Performer, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Restager , dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

73 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,865 WorldCat member 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
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

69 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping an encounter with aliens, the only survivor is asked to return to the scene as an advisor for a group of disbelieving Marines
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( Visual )

29 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,011 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,330 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

34 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,137 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

75 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member 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. She soon 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( Visual )

33 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

27 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Bobo, a New Orleans hitman, and Detective Taylor Kwon, a New York City cop, form an alliance to brings down the killers of their respective partners
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member 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
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

44 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member 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
Last man standing by Walter Hill( Visual )

38 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
Aliens vs. Predator requiem( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warring alien and predator races descend on a small town, where unsuspecting residents must band together for any chance of survival
Crossroads by Walter Hill( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and German and held by 470 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Brewster's millions by Walter Hill( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 373 WorldCat member 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
 
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controlled identityLee, Thomas, 1942-

Hill, Walt.

Hill, Walt 1942-

Hill, Walter L.

Hill, Walter L. 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

Волтер Гілл

Волтер Хил

Уолтър Хил

Хилл, Уолтер

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والتر هیل (کارگردان) فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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AliensBroken trailAlien³The getawayRed heat