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Craven, Wes

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Most widely held works by Wes Craven
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven( Visual )

90 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five teenage friends living on one street all dream of a sinister man with a disfigured face, a frightening voice and a gardener's glove with knives for fingers. One by one, he terrorizes them within their dreams--where the rules are his and the only way out is to wake up. But when one among them dies, they soon realize that what happens in their dreams happens for real and the only way to stay alive is to stay awake. Buried in their past is a debt that has just come due. To save themselves, they must plunge into the mind of the most twisted nightmare of all: Freddy Krueger"--Container
Scream by Wes Craven( Visual )

143 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of mysterious murders committed by a masked killer transforms a seemingly peaceful community into a place where no one is safe and everyone is suspect. Part horror movie and part spoof of the slasher genre
Red eye by Dreamworks Pictures( Visual )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, Lisa Reisert boards the dreaded red eye for a flight back to Miami so she can make it to work the next day. On board, Lisa meets Jackson Ripner and their attraction grows. But moments after take-off, Jackson reveals that he has Lisa's father's wallet that he swiped off his desk and his real reason for being on board. Jackson needs Lisa's help to kill the deputy secretary of Homeland Security who's scheduled to stay at the Lux Atlantic Hotel, the hotel Lisa is the manager of. If she refuses to help, Jackson will call his partner on the ground and have her father killed
Paris, je t'aime = Paris, I love you by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

43 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
Music of the heart by Wes Craven( Visual )

52 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a young teacher who fights against the board of education in her bid to teach underprivileged kids in a Harlem school the beauty of music through the violin
The last house on the left by Tony Goldwyn( Visual )

47 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma, John, and Mari Collingwood head out on vacation to their summer lake house. Shortly after arriving, Mari borrows the family car and drives into town to spend time with her friend Paige. While Paige is working the cash register at a local store, she and Mari meet Justin, a teenager passing through the town. Justin invites them both back to his hotel room to smoke some weed. After kidnapping and ruthlessly assaulting the two girls, Justin's father and his gang unknowingly find shelter from a storm at the home of Mari's parents, two ordinary people who will go to increasingly gruesome extremes to get revenge
The hills have eyes : the lucky ones die first by Alexandre Aja( Visual )

61 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carters are an idyllic American family traveling through the great American southwest. But their trip takes a detour into an area closed off from the public, but more importantly from society. An area originally used by the U.S. Government for nuclear testing that was intended to remain empty. When the Carter's car breaks down at the old site, they find themselves stranded. As the Carters may soon realize that what seemed like a car casually breaking down, might actually be a trap. This trap might be perpetrated by the inhabitants of the site who aren't pulling a prank, but are out to set up a gruesome massacre
Scream 2 by Wes Craven( Visual )

98 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Scream, Sidney Prescott thought she'd put the murders that shattered her life behind her, until a copy cat killer begins acting out a real life sequel
Fountain society : a novel by Wes Craven( Book )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 9 languages and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist's brain is removed from his sick body and placed into a healthy banker, his clone. This is so the scientist can continue work on the ultimate weapon. But compatibility problems arise, involving not just the brain and the body, but their respective women
Scre4m by Wes Craven( Visual )

36 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scream 4 is the newest installment in the acclaimed franchise that ushered in a new wave of horror in the 1990s. In Scream 4, Sidney Prescott ..., now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey ... and Gale ..., who are now married, as well as her cousin Jill ... Unfortunately, Sidney's appearance also brings about the return of Ghost Face, putting Sidney, Gale, and Dewey, along with Jill, her friends ... and the whole town of Woodsboro in danger"--Container
Scream 3 by Wes Craven( Visual )

74 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When people start dropping like flies around the production of the movie Stab 3 (the latest movie sequel based on events occurring in Scream), Sidney and other Greensboro survivors are once again drawn into mayhem
Freddy vs. Jason( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after being killed, Freddy Krueger rests in Hell. He depends on the dreams of those in Springwood to fuel his existence. But when the parents of Springwood use a powerful drug to keep the teens from dreaming, Freddy is left powerless. He decides to spring Jason Voorhees from his own personal Hell and sends him to Elm Street. All goes well at first until Jason realizes he's been duped by "the dream master" and is none too pleased. Coaxed by surviving teenagers Will, Lori, and Kia, Jason and Freddy descend upon Crystal Lake for an evil vs. evil royal battle
Cursed( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young adults mauled by a werewolf running loose on the streets of Los Angeles discover that the only way to break the curse upon them is to kill the one who started it all
My soul to take( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the day the Riverton Ripper vanished without a trace, seven children were born. Today, they're all turning 16 ... and turning up dead. Keep your heart racing with this suspense-thriller filled with twists, turns and a dark secret that will send your soul searching for cover
A nightmare on Elm Street( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killer Freddie Krueger is back for fresh victims. The last of the Elm Street kids are now at a psychiatric ward where Freddy haunts their dreams with horror. Their only hope is dream researcher and fellow survivor Nancy Thompson who helps them battle the psycho on his own hellish turf
The hills have eyes 2( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldiers stop at a New Mexico outpost in order to deliver equipment to a group of atomic scientists. When they arrive at the isolated research camp, however, they find it mysteriously deserted. After spotting a distress signal in a distant mountain range, the team decides to embark on a search and rescue mission with the hope of locating the missing scientists. Little do they know that these are the very hills that the ill-fated Carter family once visited and that a tribe of cannibalistic mutants lies in wait. This time, there is an even larger force of evil at work. The family patriarch, Papa Hades, plans to keep the women as breeders in order to ensure the survival of the mutant clan. Thus, the inexperienced group of soldiers must learn to band together against a foe that is intent on their very destruction
Pulse by Pink Floyd (Musical group)( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their computer hacker friend accidentally channels a mysterious wireless signal, a group of co-eds rally to stop a terrifying evil from taking over the world
The serpent and the rainbow by Wes Craven( Visual )

30 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scienist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood rites and ancient curses"--Container
Wes Craven's New nightmare by Wes Craven( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cast of the original "Nightmare on Elm Street" find themselves terrorized by the fantasies they created in the previous movies
The people under the stairs by Wes Craven( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped inside a fortified home owned by a mysterious couple, an impoverished young boy is suddenly thrust into a nightmare
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Alternative Names
Craven, Wesley Earl.

Craven, Wesley Earl 1939-2015

Ues Kreyven

Wes Craven Amerikaans filmregisseur

Wes Craven cinéaste américain

Wes Craven pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Wes Craven regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Wes Craven reżyser amerykański

Wes Craven US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Wesley Earl Craven

Γουές Κρέιβεν Αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης, σεναριογράφος, και παραγωγός ταινιών

Вес Крейвен

Вес Крејвен

Крэйвен, Уэс американский кинорежиссёр, продюсер, сценарист

Уес Крейвън

Уэс Крэйвен

Ուես Քրեյվեն

וס קרייבן

וס קרייבן במאי אמריקאי

وس کریون بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ويس كرافن

വെസ് ക്രാവൻ

웨스 크레이븐

크레이븐, 웨스 1939


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韦斯·克拉文 American director

ScreamRed eyeThe last house on the leftScream 2Fountain society : a novelScream 3Freddy vs. JasonA nightmare on Elm Street