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Giler, David

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Most widely held works by David Giler
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of scientists and explorers travels to the darkest corners of the universe searching for the origins of human life. Instead they find a dark, twisted world that hides a terrifying threat capable of destroying them, and all mankind
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripley (Weaver) 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 (Reiser) 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
Alien( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed
AVP : Alien vs. Predator( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of archaeologists heads toward a 'hot zone' in Antarctica and find an underground pyramid. They wake up the Alien queen and chaos follows. The Predators are also there using the Aliens as bait for an ancient initiation ritual
The money pit by Richard Benjamin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Portuguese and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple struggles to repair a hopelessly dilapidated house
Alien( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed
Alien 3 by David Fincher( Visual )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripley's ship crash lands on a prison planet and she must fight with them when another alien appears. But when she discovers she has one in her as well, she must struggle to kill the alien before it is too late
Aliens vs. Predator : requiem( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 449 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
Fun with Dick and Jane( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an upper-middle class businessman is fired he and his wife become burglars in order to support their lifestyle
Undisputed by Walter Hill( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El campeón de boxeo mundial de pesos pesados George "Iceman" Chambers es enviado a prisión acusado de violación. Allí encuentra a Monroe Hutchen condenado a cadena perpetua por un crimen pasional y considerado por los presos como su indiscutible campeón de boxeo. Entre los dos "campeones" se creará una fuerte tensión que les llevará a disputar la última pelea. Todo está preparado, el gran combate se acerca
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Tales from the crypt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 326 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
The parallax view by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un journaliste tente de démonter un complot politique ressemblant fort à celui qui coûta la vie à JFK. Mais la vérité n'éclatera jamais : lorsque les rouages de la politique se mettent en marche, les enquêtes et ceux qui les conduisent se retrouvent broyés et réduits au silence
Alien vs. Predator( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 270 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
Tales from the crypt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crypt Keeper is back to host this scare-rific collection of all 14 complete and uncut episodes from Season 3 of the series that ran seven memorably spooktacular seasons
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been 200 years since Ripley made the ultimate sacrifice, but now a group of scientists has cloned her--along with the Alien queen inside her--hoping to breed the ultimate weapon
AVP : Alien vs. Predator( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 184 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
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a ship carrying two thousand humans setting out to colonize a distant planet encounters a system failure, they land on a moon and discover a race of hostile aliens
Alien 3 by Alan Dean Foster( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fury 161 is a wretched planet -- a penal colony and industrial complex manned by violent prisoners. When an escape pod from the USS Sulaco crash-lands there, Ellen Ripley appears to be the only passenger left alive. Then inmates begin to die, all at the hands of another survivor. A creature which encounters Ripley, and spares her life! Desperate to know why, she seeks out an answer -- and discovers terror unlike any she's ever known. Science fiction master Alan Dean Foster returns to the Alien universe to reveal the ultimate destinies of Ellen Ripley and her eternal foe, the xenomorph known as the Alien"--Page 4 of cover
 
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David Giler Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

David Giler amerikansk filmprodusent

David Giler US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Deivids Gilers

Giler, David 1930-...

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Дэвид Гилер американский кинематографист

Դեվիդ Գայլեր

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