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Hoy, William

Overview
Works: 65 works in 154 publications in 5 languages and 14,691 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  War films  Fantasy films  History  Historical films  Epic films  Horror films 
Roles: Film editor, Author, Scenarist, Editor, Conceptor, Thesis advisor, Correspondent, edm
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Hoy
We Were Soldiers by Randall Wallace( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Col. Hal Moore is the commander of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry. As part of the Pleiku Campaign of late 1965, Moore is assigned to action at Landing Zone X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley, an area known to be overrun by North Vietnamese troops and nicknamed "The Valley of Death." Moore soon finds himself and his men contained to an area about the size of a football field, surrounded by more than 2,000 enemy troops and engaged in the first major battle of the war. Heroism becomes the order of the day as the men refuse to yield, in spite of heavy losses of life
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes by Matt Reeves( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species
War for the planet of the apes by Toby Kebbell( Visual )

9 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequences of sci-fi violence and action, thematic elements, and some disturbing images
Watchmen by Zack Snyder( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But, when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future
Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter by Timur Bekmambetov( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a look at the journey from novel to film, and a graphic novel about the secret origins of vampires in America. When vicious vampires plot to make the U.S. their own nation, President Abraham Lincoln (Benjamin Walker) sets out to pulverize the bloodthirsty undead killers one by one in an epic fight for life and freedom!"--Container
Outbreak by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Dustin Hoffman plays Sam Daniels, a take-charge army virologist trying to stave off global biological meltdown. A rare killer virus from the jungles of Zaire has taken hold in a California community. Its mortality rate is 100%. And some say the only way to stop its spread is to firebomb the town and everyone in it."--Back of container
300 by Zack Snyder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and German and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks
Patriot games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Ryan is caught in the middle of a terrorist attack. Ryan helps to thwart Holmes' assailants and becomes a local hero. But Ryan's act marks him as a target. Now he must return to action to save his family
Star Trek VI : the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of war, the Federation and the Klingon Empire find themselves on the brink of a peace summit when a Klingon ship is nearly destroyed by an apparent attack from the Enterprise. Both worlds brace for what may be their deadliest encounter
The call of the wild( Visual )

10 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buck is a big (and big-hearted) dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Alaskan Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. As the newest rookie on a mail delivery dog sled team, and later its leader, Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime, ultimately finding his true place in the world and becoming his own master
Underwater( Visual )

2 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crew of aquatic researchers works to get to safety after an earthquake devastates their subterranean laboratory. But the crew has more than the ocean seabed to fear
I, robot by Alex Proyas( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2035 a techno-phobic cop investigates a crime that may have been perpetrated by a robot, which leads to a larger threat to humanity
Pan by Joe Wright( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter is a mischievous 12-year-old boy with an irrepressible rebellious streak, but in the bleak London orphanage where he has lived his whole life those qualities do not exactly fly. Then one incredible night, Peter is whisked away from the orphanage and spirited off to a fantastical world of pirates, warriors and fairies called Neverland. There he finds amazing adventures and fights life-or-death battles while trying to uncover the secret of his mother, who left him at the orphanage many years ago and his rightful place in this magical land. Teamed with the warrior Tiger Lily and a new friend named James Hook, Peter must defeat the ruthless pirate Blackbeard to save Neverland and discover his true destiny--to become the hero who will forever be known as Peter Pan
Nous Etions Soldats( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Col. Hal Moore is the commander of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry. As part of the Pleiku Campaign of late 1965, Moore is assigned to action at Landing Zone X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley, an area known to be overrun by North Vietnamese troops and nicknamed "The Valley of Death." Moore soon finds himself and his men contained to an area about the size of a football field, surrounded by more than 2,000 enemy troops and engaged in the first major battle of the war. Heroism becomes the order of the day as the men refuse to yield, in spite of heavy losses of life
Sucker Punch by Zack Snyder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic action fantasy, Babydoll, locked away against her will, must band together with four fellow prisoners and use imagination and dreams to escape her dark reality"--Container
Watchmen / #597( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But, when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future
I Fantastici 4 by Tim Story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Fantastici Quattro affrontano la loro piú grande sfida quando devono vedersela con Silver Surfer, un misterioso araldo intergalattico arrivato sulla Terra con l'intenzione di distruggerla. (My movies)
The man in the iron mask by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a time of both splendor and despair for the deeply divided French nation where the self-serving King Louis XIV enjoys the riches of the world while his people starve. Believing he is all-powerful, Louis fears no one -- except the one person who could bring an end to his absolute power: the man he condemned to wear an iron mask and imprisoned for life. But when the king's selfish excesses go too far, retired Musketeers Athos, Porthos and Aramis vow to free the mysterious prisoner who may be France's only hope for survival. Only one question remains: will their old comrade, the legendary d'Artagnan help them -- or destroy them?
Outbreak Contagion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outbreak: "A virologist tries to stave off a global biological meltdown. [...] [Picture of chimpanzee] This animal carries a deadly virus-- and the greatest medical crisis in the wold is about to happen. Try to remain calm."--container
 
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