WorldCat Identities

Strick, Wesley

Overview
Works: 100 works in 339 publications in 8 languages and 5,993 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wesley Strick
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen years after being imprisoned, vicious psychopath Max Cady emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney. Sam Bowden. Realizing he is legally powerless to protect his beautiful wife Leigh and his troubled teenage daughter Danielle against Max's relentless psychological torment, Sam resorts to unorthodox measures, leading to an unforgettable action packed showdown
Arachnophobia by Frank Marshall ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 847 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
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 843 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
The Glass house by Bruce Dern ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruby is devastated when her parents are killed in a car accident. With her younger brother Rhett, Ruby is sent to live with the legal guardians chosen by her parents. Ruby begins to suspect that her new caretakers are not what they appear on the surface and that the couple's financial woes may force them to harm her or Rhett in order to cash in on their sizable life insurance policies
The Saint ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Val Kilmer stars as espionage hero Simon Templar whose gallery of secret weapons and knowledge of disguises make him a most worthy adversary
True believer by Joseph Ruben ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A once acclaimed civil rights attorney of the 60's, now an embittered cynic who makes a living defending drug-dealing low-lifes, has his passion for justice rekindled by an idealistic young associate and a case involving a man imprisoned for a murder he did not commit
Out there in the dark by Wesley Strick ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 222 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 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A couple is forced to fight for their lives when the natural parents of the child they adopted returns
Wolf by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film version of the age-old legend of a man who turns into a wolf-like creature under the influence of the full moon
Arachnophobia : a novel by Nicholas Edwards ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Saint : a novel by Burl Barer ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and French and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Return to paradise ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young men once lived a life of drugs, sex and freedom in Malaysia. Now one is in prison (Vince Vaughn) and will be executed in five days if a woman (Anne Heche) cannot persuade the other two to return to Malaysia to serve three years in prison
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A frantic call for help from a remote research station on Mars sends a team of mercenary Marines into action. Led by The Rock and Karl Urban, they descend into the Olduvai Research Statiopn, where 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: nothing gets out alive"--Packaging
Doom : a novelization by John Shirley ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of elite space marines travels to a distant planet to battle demonic monsters
True believer (1989) shooting script by Wesley Strick ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cape Fear" : screenplay by Wesley Strick ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 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
Final analysis by Phil Joanou ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in French and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist is the fall guy in a devious scheme of murder and inheritance
Final analysis : screenplay by Wesley Strick ( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Press kit includes opening announcement story, a listing of cast and credits and production information
True believer : screenplay by Wesley Strick ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A once acclaimed civil rights attorney of the 60's, now an embittered cynic who makes a living defending drug-dealing low-lifes, has his passion for justice rekindled by an idealistic young associate and a case involving a man imprisoned for a murder he did not commit
Lobo = Wolf ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una fría noche, Will Randall conduce su coche a través de una solitaria carretera nevada. Tras sentir el impacto de un choque, comprueba aliviado que se trata de un lobo negro que parece estar muerto
 
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Alternative Names
ストリック, ウェズリー
Languages
English (157)
French (27)
Spanish (26)
German (8)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Catalan (1)
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