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Allen, Nancy 1950 June 24-

Overview
Works: 89 works in 517 publications in 7 languages and 7,953 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Instrumentalist, Artist, Author, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Nancy Allen
 
Most widely held works by Nancy Allen
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

102 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop is designed to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. The cyborg, created from the body of a slain Detroit police officer, is programmed to serve the public trust, uphold the law and protect the innocent. All goes well at first and Robocop stops every sleaze ball he encounters, but there are forces which will stop at nothing to see him eliminated
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Dressed to kill by Brian De Palma( Visual )

47 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caine plays the part of a psychiatrist to a woman who is murdered early in the film. He is initially reluctant to help the police. The detective assigned to the murder seems happy to do nothing, leaving the investigation to a prostitute who witnessed the murder and the son of the deceased"--Internet Movie Database
Blow out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

59 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a talented audio technician who makes his living by recording unique sounds for horror movies. But when he accidentally tapes an automobile crash that kills a presidential candidate and injures the candidate's mistress Sally, Jack is hurled into a mystery far more terrifying than any of his films. Soon he and Sally must fight to stay alive as they uncover an explosive political conspiracy that will send shockwaves to the highest levels of government
Blow out( Visual )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of movie making
The Philadelphia experiment by Stewart Raffill( Visual )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philadelphia 1943: a top-secret experiment is underway to make US Navy ships invisible to enemy radar, but something goes horribly wrong, and the Battleship Eldridge disappears. Two sailors jump overboard and are mysteriously transported 41 years into the future. On the run and trapped by the past, can they stop the experiment that has torn a hole in time?"
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
RoboCop 2 by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop, the half man/half machine cop, is back, and his mission is to rid the streets of Detroit of a new and deadly drug, "Nuke." To complicate matters, the evil corporation that created him wants to take over the city and develop RoboCop 2, a newer and more powerful version to replace the original
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and German and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the best-selling novel by Stephen King comes one of the all-time great horror classics. At the centre of the terror is Carrie White, a tortured high-school misfit with no confidence, no friends ... and no idea about the extent of her "secret powers" of telekinesis. But when her psychotic mother and sadistic classmates finally go too far, the once-shy teen becomes an unrestrained, vengeance-seeking powerhouse who causes all hell to break loose
RoboCop 3 by Fred Dekker( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a ruthless corporation that has a strangehold on Motor City begins kicking families out of their homes for a new real estate project, Robocop and a band of renegades fight to save them in an all-out battle for Detroit
I wanna hold your hand by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and German and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's February 1964. The Beatles are making their first trip to America, and four Jersey girls are determined to get face to face with them
Dressed to kill( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At once tongue in cheek and scary as hell, Dressed to Kill revolves around the grisly murder of a woman in Manhattan and how her psychiatrist, her brainiac teenage son, and the prostitute who witnessed the crime try to piece together what happened while the killer remains at large"--Container
10 movie adventure pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit of the eagle: "A legendary mapmaker roams the forests accompanied by a majestic golden eagle"--Container
Bound by flesh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy and Violet Hilton were conjoined twins who rose to superstardom at the beginning of the twentieth century as sideshow attractions. Ruthlessly exploited by their managers, the sisters ultimately sued for their freedom, which they won at a terrible cost
Robocop trilogy by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop 3: "In this second sequel to Robocop, the mechanical humanoid opposes the evil designs of his creators who have gone corrupt and are trying to take over all real estate in Detroit, kicking the poorer citizens out of their homes and turning them out into the streets."--All Movie Guide
Secret of the Andes by Andy LaVerne( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American archeologist is leading a dangerous expedition in the Andes, seeking a mysterious relic. His wife and daughter are with him. His daughter, Diana, risks her life to help her father find the artifact with ancient and mythical powers
Poltergeist II and III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poltergeist II: After moving to a new house, the Freelings discover that evil spirits are still trying to get to their young daughter
Blow out( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Jack is] a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of moviemaking."--Container
The children of the corn collection by Terence Knox( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six movies from the "Children of the corn" horror series, featuring a mysterious cult of children controlled by evil forces
Robocop 3-movie set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop: "Set in Detroit sometime in the near-future, the film is about a policeman killed in the line of duty, who the department decides to resurrect as a half-human, half-robot supercop. The robocop is indestructible, and within a matter of weeks he has removed crime from the streets of Detroit. However, his human side is tortured by his past, and he wants revenge on the thugs who killed him."--Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Movie Guide
 
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Нанси Алън

Ненсі Аллен

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Нэнси Аллен американская актриса

ננסי אלן שחקנית אמריקאית

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نانسی آلن بازیگر و مدل آمریکایی

نینسی ایلن (اداکارہ)

낸시 앨런

ナンシー・アレン

南茜·艾伦

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