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Wisher, William

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Most widely held works by William Wisher
Terminator 2 : judgment day by James Cameron( Visual )

88 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Terminator is back with another mission requiring that he travel back in time. A lethal machine (Patrick) has been sent back through time to kill a boy (Furlong) destined to lead the freedom fighters of the future. The Terminator (Schwarzenegger) is sent to save the boy, assisted by the boy's mother (Hamilton), a woman whose warnings of a world headed toward nuclear disaster go unheeded
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being warned by a fortune-teller that their fight against legendary creatures is doomed to failure unless they have a 13th warrior, a travelling ambassador (Banderas) is given no choice but to join a group of fierce fighters
I.T. by Pierce Brosnan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Regan (Pierce Brosnan) is a successful, self-made man who has it all: a gorgeous wife, a beautiful teenage daughter and a sleek, state-of-the-art "smart home." But he soon finds himself in a deadly, high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse when his I.T. consultant, Ed (James Frecheville), starts using his skills to stalk Mike's daughter and endanger his family, his business, and his life. In a world where there is no privacy, and personal secrets can go viral by the click of a mouse, Mike needs to rely on his old connections to defeat a new kind of nemesis
Exorcist : the beginning by Renny Harlin( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 559 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 320 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. As soon as John gets to Matt's apartment, men show up and try to kill John and Matt, they barely escape. A group of terrorists led by Thomas Gabriel is 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 wants the country brought to its knees, but doesn't count on John and Matt, who are now in his way. 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 2017 in English and held by 307 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 249 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!
Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 158 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 by Randall Frakes( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Terminators, humanoid fighting machines, are sent back in time from 2029 to the present to affect the course of history and determine the outcome of a future war between man and machine
Terminator 2 : judgment day : the book of the film, an illustrated screenplay by James Cameron( Book )

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

Terminator 2, Judgment day by James Cameron( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Terminator is sent back in time to protect John Connor, the boy destined to lead the freedom fighters of the future. John's mother, Sarah, is a quintessential survivor who has been institutionalized for her warning of the nuclear holocaust she knows is inevitable. Together, the threesome must find a way to stop the ultimate enemy-- the T-1000, the most lethal Terminator ever created
The Terminator by James Cameron( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An android from the future is sent back to the present time on a mission of extermination. [Halliwell's]
Exorcist, the beginning by Steven Piziks( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 122 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
The Terminator collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Terminator, Sarah Connor is the target of a killer cyborg from the year 2029. In Terminator 2, the T-1000, the most deadly killing machine ever created, stalks the young savior of mankind, who is now protected by a reprogrammed terminator
Terminator 2 : judgement day( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 62 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
The terminator by Randall Frakes( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 11 pamphlets and 7 photographs
Terminator 2 : judgment day( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 39 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
Terminator 2 : judgment day( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to 1984's 'The terminator'
Terminator: the Sarah Connor chronicles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 29 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
Terminator 2 : judgment day( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two cyborgs are sent from the future. One is on a mission to kill John Connor, who will lead a resistance movement in the future. The other is sent to protect Connor
 
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William Wisher amerikansk manusforfattar

William Wisher amerikansk manusförfattare

William Wisher amerikansk manusforfatter

William Wisher amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

William Wisher Jr acteur, scénariste et producteur

William Wisher Jr Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

William Wisher, Jr. guionista estadounidense

William Wisher Jr. guionista estatunidenc

William Wisher Jr scenarzysta i aktor amerykański

William Wisher Jr. sceneggiatore statunitense

William Wisher Jr. US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

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English (202)

French (7)

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Russian (1)

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