WorldCat Identities

Strick, Wesley

Works: 99 works in 458 publications in 8 languages and 7,188 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Spy films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Slasher films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Conceptor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Wesley Strick
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

55 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of the most acclaimed thrillers of our time a vicious psychopath (Robert De Niro), after being imprisoned for fourteen years, emerges with the single-minded mission to seek revenge on his attorney, Sam Bowden (Nick Nolte), and menancingly circles Sam's increasingly unstable family. Sam resorts to unorthodox measures which lead to an unforgettable showdown on Cape Fear
The loft by Erik van Looy( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five guys conspire to secretly share a penthouse loft in the city, a place where they can indulge in their deepest fantasies. But the fantasy becomes a nightmare when they discover the dead body of an unknown woman in the loft, and they realize one of the group must be involved. Paranoia seizes them as everyone begins to suspect one another
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five teenage friends living on one street all dream of a sinister man with a disfigured face, a frightening voice and a gardener's glove with knives for fingers. One by one, he terrorizes them within their dreams--where the rules are his and the only way out is to wake up. But when one among them dies, they soon realize that what happens in their dreams happens for real and the only way to stay alive is to stay awake. Buried in their past is a debt that has just come due. To save themselves, they must plunge into the mind of the most twisted nightmare of all: Freddy Krueger"--Container
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall( Visual )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Daniels and John Goodman star in this creepy comedy, crawling with the perfect mix of fun and fright. Everyone is afraid of something, but when Dr. Ross Jennings (Daniels) moves his family to a quiet place in the country, the one thing that bugs him most is terrifying everyone in town. For this unlikely hero, overcoming a childhood fear of spiders might just save the day
The Glass house by Tom Gries( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruby is devastated when her parents are killed in a tragic car accident. With her younger brother Rhett, Ruby is sent to live with the legal guardians chosen by her parents. The Glasses live in an opulent Malibu mansion where Ruby and Rhett are promised all of the finest luxuries money can buy and a lavish new rich-kid lifestyle
The Saint by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon Templar (The Saint), is a thief for hire, whose latest job to steal the secret process for cold fusion puts him at odds with a traitor bent on toppling the Russian government, as well as the woman who holds its secret
Wolf by Becky Bloom( Visual )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Nicholson and Michelle Pfeiffer star in 'Wolf', a wickedly funny, wildlly romantic, white-knuckle thriller. James Spader...Kate Nelligan...Christopher Plummer...and David Hyde in this beastly tale of love and betrayal with equal measures of humor, passion and delicious terror."--container
True believer by Joseph Ruben( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical ex-civil rights attorney's passion for justice is rekindled when his young associate urges him to reopen the murder case of a young imprisoned gang member
Out there in the dark by Wesley Strick( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frustrated by his B-movie career until he is given the opportunity to direct a larger-budget picture, German emigre Dieter Seife endeavors to prove himself but disapproves of the casting of young Harley Hayden in the leading role, an opinion that prompts the ambitious Hayden to investigate the director's background
The tie that binds by Wesley Strick( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple is forced to fight for their lives when the natural parents of the child they adopted returns
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frantic call for help from a remote research station on Mars sends a team of mercenary Marines into action. As the mercenaries decend into the Olduvai Research Station, they find a legion of nightmarish creatures lurking in the darkness, killing at will. Once there, the Marines must use an arsenal of firepower to carry out their mission
The Saint : a novel by Burl Barer( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final analysis by Qiao an na( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and German and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist is the fall guy in a devious scheme of murder and inheritance
The executioners by John D MacDonald( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen years after being imprisoned, psychopath Max Cady emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney Sam Bowden
Kap der Angst( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in German and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nach 14 Jahren haft rächt sich ein Sittlichkeitsverbrecher an seinem damaligen Verteidiger, der Entlastungsmaterial unterdrückt hat. Remake des Klassikers "Ein Köder für die Bestie" (1962), Ein virtuos inszenierter, komplexer Film, hinter dessen gewalttätigem Äußeren sich die Klage über den Verlust an Integrität und Menschlichkeit verbirgt
El cabo del miedo Cape Fear( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ex-convicto que acaba de salir de prisión tras estar 14 años encerrado. Busca vengarse del abogado que le defendió durante el juicio, comenzando una presión psicológica cada vez más intensa y peligrosa sobre él y su familia
Les nerfs à vifs [sic] Cape fear by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Thriller
True believer (1989) : shooting script by Wesley Strick( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.13 for The Glass ... to 0.97 for Les nerfs ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cape FearLes nerfs à vifs [sic] Cape fear
Alternative Names
Wesley Strick Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Wesley Strick amerikansk manusforfattar

Wesley Strick amerikansk manusförfattare

Wesley Strick amerikansk manusforfatter

Wesley Strick amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Wesley Strick guionista estadounidense

Wesley Strick scénariste américain

Wesley Strick sceneggiatore statunitense

Wesley Strick US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

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Out there in the darkThe tie that bindsThe Saint : a novelThe executionersLes nerfs à vifs [sic] Cape fear