WorldCat Identities

Iliff, W. Peter

Overview
Works: 45 works in 238 publications in 7 languages and 5,958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Spy stories  Suspense fiction  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Film remakes 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3553.L245, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by W. Peter Iliff
Point Break by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

69 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young FBI agent Johnny Utah goes undercover at the suggestion of his partner to learn if a group of wild surfers is actually a gang of bank robbers. He soon comes under the dangerous spell of the surfers' charismatic leader, Bodhi, a mystical mastermind who'll do absolutely anything for a thrill-- and expects his followers to do the same. Adapted from container
Patriot games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Varsity blues( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A backup quarterback for a Texas high school football team must confront the pressures and temptations of being a sports star, including conflicts with his coach and his girlfriend, when the starting quarterback is injured
Under suspicion by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two men. One night. The police captain on the island of Puerto Rico interviews a prominent tax attorney and old friend-- the witness to one of a shocking series of brutal crimes. But what begins as a cooperative conversation between peers descends into a night of intense interrogation between fierce adversaries. A hidden past. A secret life. Witness or suspect? Guilty or innocent?"--Container
Rites of passage( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthropology student invites a few of his classmates and their professor to his family's abandoned ranch, once a sacred Chumash burial ground, to recreate an ancient ceremony. There they meet Nathan's psychotic older brother and his drug-fueled friend. The students then embark on a rite of passage that no one will ever forget
The hunt for Red October ; Patriot games ; Clear and present danger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clear and present danger: CIA Agent Jack Ryan is appointed acting CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence when his mentor, Admiral James Greer becomes gravely ill. His first assignment is to investigate the murder of one of the president's friends, a prominent U.S. businessman with secret ties to Colombian drug cartels. Caught in the crossfire, Ryan takes matters into his own hands
Jeux de Guerre by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His days as an intelligence agent behind him, former CIA analyst Jack Ryan has traveled to London to vacation with his wife and daughter. Meeting them outside Buckingham Palace, Ryan is caught in the middle of a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family. But Ryan's courageous act marks him as a target in the sights of the terrorists
Witness ; Patriot games ; What lies beneath( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witness: When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be hardened Philadelphia detective John Book (Harrison Ford), who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community
Le llaman Bodhy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Utah, un joven agente encubierto del FBI, se introduce en los ambientes del surf como primer paso para intentar destapar a una banda de atracadores que, como sello de identidad, usan caretas de presidentes de los Estados Unidos durante sus golpes. Johnny pronto se encapricha de la guapa Tyler y conoce al líder del grupo, Bodhi, un hombre que vive al límite y cuya personalidad acaba atrayendo al policía a su forma de ver el mundo
Suspicion by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in French and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un puissant avocat est suspecté de viol et de crime sur un mineur ... Remake de "Garde à vue" de Claude Miller
Juego de patriotas by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Ryan es un agente que ha abandonado la CIA. No ha sido una decisión fácil, pero no se arrepiente porque ahora, por primera vez, tiene una vida familiar. Durante unas vacaciones, es testigo de un atentado del IRA contra Lord Holmes. En medio de la confusión, los gritos y las llamas, Ryan reacciona automáticamente: le salva la vida a Lord Holmes, pero mata a uno de los terroristas. Uno de los autores del atentado, Sean Miller, arrestado y condenado a prisión, resulta ser el hermano mayor del terrorista muerto. Y ha jurado vengarse de Ryan y su familia
Patriot games by Tom Clancy( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a visiting naval specialist saves the lives of British royalty from Irish terrorists, he becomes a target for assassination
Die Stunde der Patrioten( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Point break by W. Peter Iliff( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes production information including biographies of cast
Gefährliche Brandung Point Break( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prayer of the Rollerboys( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this lightning-paced sci-fi thriller, Corey Haim ... is a young hero fighting to keep himself and his younger brother alive, Shattered and bankrupt, America has been overwhelmed by the onslaught of violence, designer drugs, and inner city warfare. Rising from the ashes to take control is the seductive and deadly new paramilitary gang called the Rollerboys. Teamed with a sexy, young undercover agent ..., Griffin enters the sinister underworld of the Rollerboys where only he can halt their fiendish plot. As the gang's "final solution" is revealed, the world teeters on the brink of a terrifying new age"--Container
Tom Clancy's Patriot games : screenplay by W. Peter Iliff( )

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

Varsity blues : [screenplay] by W. Peter Iliff( )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Podejrzany( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American boys( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Iliff, Peter 1957-

Iliff, Peter W. 1957-

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