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Iliff, W. Peter

Overview
Works: 67 works in 224 publications in 6 languages and 5,793 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Spy stories  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Horror films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3553.L245, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by W. Peter Iliff
Point Break by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

52 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,960 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
Patriot Games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,888 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 )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and French and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the first string quarterback injures himself, the second string player reluctantly steps in and is forced to deal with the expectations of his win-at-all-costs coach, his disapproving girlfriend, a gorgeous cheerleader, and an entire football-crazed community
Under suspicion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 472 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
Under suspicion by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On New Year's Eve in Puerto Rico, the Chief Inspector interviews a prominent attorney who has discovered a brutal murder victim's body. However, during the course of the night the crime's only witness slowly becomes the inspector's prime suspect, and what began as a co-operative conversation between peers becomes an intense confrontation between fierce adversaries
Rites of passage( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 121 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 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for Red October: A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading the the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find Ramius too
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
Point break by Ericson Core( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young FBI agent, Johnny Utah, infiltrates a cunning team of thrill-seeking elite athletes, led by the charismatic Bodhi. The athletes are suspected of carrying out a spate of crimes in extremely unusual ways. Deep undercover, and with his life in imminent danger, Utah strives to prove they are the architects of this string of inconceivable crimes
Jeux de Guerre by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 21 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
Suspicion by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and English and held by 6 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
Gefährliche Brandung Point Break( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 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

In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves the ex-presidents, commit their crimes while wearing masks of pastpresidents Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send young agent Johnny Utah undercover at the beach to mix with the surfers and gather information. Utah meets surfer Bodhi and gets drawn into the lifestyle of his new friend
Patriot games by Tom Clancy( Book )

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

While vacationing in London, CIA analyst Jack Ryan saves the Prince and Princess of Wales from a terrorist attack and gains the gratitude of a nation and the enmity of its most dangerous men
Patriot games( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bajo sospecha( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En Puerto San Juan, Puerto Rico, antes de acudir con su joven y bella esposa Chantal a una gala benéfica, el abogado Henry Hearst, una de las personalidades más importantes de la isla, es llamado por el capitán de la policía Victor Benezet para que declare unos detalles del atestado que hizo sobre el rapto y el asesinato de una niña, la tercera en un mes fallecida en similares circunstancias. Sin embargo, la visita de rutina se convertirá en un duro interrogatorio de consecuencias impredecibles
Die Stunde der Patrioten( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in German and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under suspicion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Podejrzany( Visual )

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

Le llaman Bodhy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves), 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 (Lori Petty) y conoce al líder del grupo, Bodhi (Patrick Swayze), un hombre que vive al límite y cuya personalidad acaba atrayendo al policía a su forma de ver el mundo
 
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Iliff, Peter 1957-

Iliff, Peter W. 1957-

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