WorldCat Identities

Hill, Walter 1942-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 692 publications in 7 languages and 19,700 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film sequels  Science fiction films  Horror films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Scenarist, Conceptor, Performer, Film editor, dir, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Hill
Alien by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
68 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,267 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. Ultimately, only Ripley is left to fight for her survival and all mankind's
Aliens by James Cameron ( Visual )
68 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,259 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
Prometheus by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
26 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,927 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 )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,302 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 )
33 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,066 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
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small Colorado town becomes the battleground between two of the deadliest extra-terrestrial lifeforms - the Alien and the Predator. When a Predator scout ship crash-lands in the hills outside the town, Alien facehuggers are released in the crash. Also released is a hybrid Alien/Predator. A man and his son hunting in the forest near the crash site soon become the first victims of the facehuggers. A Predator receives data about the crash on his home planet and he comes to Earth. One at a time, the inhabitants of the town become targets of the Aliens and the Predator. The National Guard is called in, but they are unable to stop the deadly creatures. A plan is set in motion to destroy the town with a nuclear device
48 hrs ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 895 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 )
34 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 802 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 ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 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 )
41 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 770 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
Red heat ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 698 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 )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 507 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
Aliens vs. Predator requiem ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small Colorado town becomes the battleground between two of the deadliest extra-terrestrial lifeforms - the Alien and the Predator. When a Predator scout ship crash-lands in the hills outside the town, Alien facehuggers are released in the crash. Also released is a hybrid Alien/Predator. A man and his son hunting in the forest near the crash site soon become the first victims of the facehuggers. A Predator receives data about the crash on his home planet and he comes to Earth. One at a time, the inhabitants of the town become targets of the Aliens and the Predator. The National Guard is called in, but they are unable to stop the deadly creatures. A plan is set in motion to destroy the town with a nuclear device
Another 48 hrs ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 394 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 )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Wild Bill by Walter Hill ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Bridges portrays Wild Bill Hickok, the hard-drinking, quick-shooting gunslinger
The Mackintosh man by John Huston ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a British Intelligence man, tt is Joseph Rearden's job to become what he isn't-- a thief and convict-- to convince the group he infiltrates that he's one of them
Brewster's millions by Walter Hill ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 347 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."--Container
Tales from the crypt ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cadaverous scream legend/all-around punster the Crypt Keeper hosts these forays of fright and fun based on the classic E.C. Comics tales from back in the day"--Container
Streets of fire by Walter Hill ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Cody is a handsome, heroic soldier of fortune who returns to his old neighborhood to rescue his gorgeous ex-girlfriend, rock star Ellen Aim, from the clutches of the evil motorcycle gang that kidnaps her
 
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controlled identity Lee, Thomas, 1942-

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Hill, Walter L.
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Languages
English (402)
Spanish (19)
German (13)
Italian (9)
Multiple languages (6)
French (5)
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