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Wisher, William

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Terminator 2 judgment day by James Cameron( Visual )

76 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lethal cyborg, the T-1000, has been sent back from 2029 A.D. to present day Los Angeles on a mission to kill the boy destined to lead the freedom fighters of the future. The original Terminator cyborg is reprogrammed and sent to save the boy, assisted by the boy's mother, a woman warrior whose warnings of a world headed toward nuclear disaster go unheeded
Exorcist the beginning by Renny Harlin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that he had glimpsed the face of Evil as a witness to atrocities committed on the innocent during WWII, Lankester Merrin lost his faith in his fellow man and the Almighty. He renounced his vocation, and is now an archaeologist in Africa. A collector of rare comes to him with an odd request. An old Christian Byzantine church has been unearthed in Kenya, surprisingly intact, as if it were buried right after its completion. Merrin is asked to find an ancient relic hidden within the church before a British expedition can. Interested, Merrin agrees to take the job. Beneath the church, something much older and malevolent sleeps, waiting to be awoken. The blood of innocents flows freely, but the horror has only just begun. In the place where Evil was born, Merrin will finally see its true face
Live free or die hard by Len Wiseman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective John McClane has faced some brutal terrorists in his career, but now, he's about to face what may be his most dangerous enemy yet. John, who occasionally does work for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, receives a call to bring in a hacker named Matt Farrell, because there has been a breach in an FBI computer system. Farrell is one of the many hackers who are suspected in the attack. After John gets to Matt's apartment, men show up and try to kill John and Matt and they barely escape with their lives. A group of terrorists led by Thomas Gabriel are systematically shutting down the U.S. computer infrastructure. Luckily, Matt knows enough about hacking to figure out how Gabriel is shutting down the computers. Gabriel plans to bring the country to its knees, but doesn't count on John and Matt. Gabriel wants them out of the way. An enraged Gabriel kidnaps John's daughter, Lucy. Gabriel may think he now has the upper hand on John, but he has no idea how far John is willing to go to rescue Lucy
Dominion prequel to The exorcist( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film traces the story of Father Lankester Merrin back to his first encounter with the Devil in post-WWII Africa
Judge Dredd by Danny Cannon( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time when all-powerful and coldly efficient "Judges" act with the supreme authority of both the police force and legal system, Judge Dredd is the most feared law enforcer of them all. But when a former judge hatches a sinister plot to overthrow the government and eliminate the Judges, Dredd is framed for murder!
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in French and English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When exiled Arab courtier Ahmad Ibn Fadlan comes across a band of Vikings, he is appalled by their way of life, but after a fortune teller warns the Northmen of a mysterious enemy, Admad is compelled to enter into battle with them
Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Total recall: Quaid is a construction worker in 2084, haunted by dreams of Mars. Against the wishes of his sexy blonde wife, Quaid goes to Rekall, a company that implants artificial memories so he can "remember" visiting the red planet that is now being settled by human inhabitants. However, Quaid is actually an amnesiac secret agent from Mars-- or is he?
Terminator 2 : judgment day : the book of the film, an illustrated screenplay by James Cameron( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exorcist, the beginning by Steven Piziks( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BASED ON THE FILM FROM THE ACCLAIMED DIRECTOR OF AUTO FOCUS AND AFFLICTION, AND FROM THE WRITER OF THE ALIENIST In the aftermath of World War, II, Lankester Merrin finds himself in the remote Turkana region of Kenya. Haunted by memories of the war, he has taken a sabbatical from the priesthood and journeyed far from his native Holland. He has come to lead the archaeological excavation of a mysterious, Byzantine church, buried in pristine condition as if on the day it was completed. Directly underneath the church, Merrin discovers a much more ancient crypt -- and finds himself face-to-face with unspeakable Evil. Madness descends on the local villagers and the contingent of British soldiers sent to guard the excavation. Merrin watches helplessly as the atrocities of war are repeated against another innocent village -- atrocities he'd hoped to never see again. The blood of innocents flows freely on the East African plain, but the horror has only just begun
Terminator 2: Tag der Abrechnung by James Cameron( Visual )

51 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Dans le 1er volet, afin d'assurer sa victoire, Skynet a envoyé dans le passé un Terminator chargé d'éliminer Sarah Connor avant la naissance de son fils John, futur chef de la Résistance. La mission a échoué, et aujourd'hui, Sarah, considérée comme folle, a été enfermée dans l'hôpital psychiatrique du docteur Silberman et son fils, confié à ses parents adoptifs, Janelle et Todd Voight. Skynet envoie alors un autre robot, le T-1000, afin d'exécuter John Connor avant qu'il n'atteigne l'âge adulte
Terminator 2 : Judgment day by Randall Frakes( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The terminator by Randall Frakes( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terminator: the Sarah Connor chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah and her son John, tired of running from the agents sent from the future to kill them, try to stop the formation of the agency in the present, with the help of a girl with a mysterious link to the future
The art of Judge Dredd : the movie by William Wisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark futures by Russell Blackford( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judge Dredd the audio book by Neal Barrett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terminator 2 : judgement day by Greg Wright( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judge Dredd : a novel by Neal Barrett( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is the Third Millennium and Planet Earth has become a cesspool of violence and mayhem. The new guardians of society are the Judges, who have the power to dispense both justice and punishment. One of them is feared above all others. In Mega-city One, he is the law. Wrongly accused of murder and sent to the dreaded remote Aspen Prison, Judge Dredd is shocked to discover that he is a clone--the result of a genetic experiment designed to create the perfect lawman. Now, as his sinister twin plots to overthrow the justice system, he will team up with a computer-hacker ex-con and an alluring rookie female judge in an all-out battle for the future of the planet."--Back cover
T2 : the future war by S. M Stirling( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel based on the "Terminator" films follows Sarah and John Connor to Alaska, where they make a last desperate attempt to save humanity from extinction
Terminator 2 : judgement day by James Cameron( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The terminator returns to the past, this time to protect the young John Connor from the lethal T-1000 series terminator, and John's mother is determined to do something to change the future
 
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William Wisher Jr. acteur, scnariste et producteur

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