WorldCat Identities

Hill, Walter 1942-

Works: 206 works in 1,325 publications in 8 languages and 25,872 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Western films  Film adaptations  Police films  History 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Restager , Film editor, fmd, pmn, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Hill
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

156 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,113 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
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

97 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,949 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,368 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 )

46 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,114 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
48 hrs( Visual )

57 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop goes looking for a psychotic prison escapee with the help of a fast-talking con man
The long riders by Walter Hill( Visual )

41 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four theatrical families of the 1980s recreate the most wanted criminal families in the 1860s, the Jesse James gang
The warriors by Walter Hill( Visual )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Warriors, a New York City street gang, are unfairly blamed for the death of a rival gang leader. Now they must fight for their lives against armies of gangs that outnumber the police 5 to 1!
Bullet to the head by Walter Hill( Visual )

34 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

73 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc McCoy, an imprisoned master thief, is paroled with the assistance of a corrupt politician in return for masterminding a multi-million dollar heist. Once free, McCoy and his wife find themselves in a hornet's nest of double crosses as they try to reach the Mexican border
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 788 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a creature known as a Predalien crash lands in a small town, the people are caught in a war between the Aliens and the Predator
Last man standing by Walter Hill( Visual )

43 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 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 )

41 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 722 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
Crossroads by Walter Hill( Visual )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 546 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 )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 458 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 )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 424 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 2014 in English and held by 414 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 )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 392 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
The Mackintosh man by John Huston( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Rearden pulls off what he thinks is the perfect jewel heist. However, when he finds himself in front of a stern British magistrate getting a 20 year jail sentence, he quickly perceives that things have gone awry. Little does he know his problems have only begun
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Broken trail
Alternative Names

controlled identityLee, 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

Волтер Гілл

Волтер Хил

Уолтер Хилл американский кинорежиссёр и сценарист

Уолтър Хил

וולטר היל

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

월터 힐

힐, 월터 1942-


AliensBroken trailThe getawayRed heat