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Winston, Stan 1946-2008

Works: 90 works in 266 publications in 5 languages and 10,444 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Superhero films  Animated films  Car-chase films 
Roles: Director, Production personnel, ard, Producer, tcd, Author, Interviewee, Conceptor, Scenarist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Stan Winston
Most widely held works by Stan Winston
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visions of a future full of astonishing android technology. David, an advanced android, embarks on an extraordinary adventure to discover the secret of his own identity. Believing in the story of Pinocchio, David dreams of becoming a real boy
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
Terminator 2 : judgment day by James Cameron( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An indestructible cyborg-a Terminator-is sent back in time to kill Sarah Connor, the woman whose unborn son will become humanity's only hope in a future war against machines
Edward Scissorhands by Tim Burton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor whose greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished, with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon lady took him home to live with her family. So began Edward's fantastical adventures in a pastel paradise known as Suburbia"--Container
The island of Dr. Moreau by Don Taylor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Moreau is brilliant geneticist on the brink of superseding evolution. When a U.N. diplomat visits the island laboratory he discovers experiments turning animal life forms into human-like beasts. The beasts revolt, threatening not only the island but ultimately all mankind
Wrong turn by Rob Schmidt( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something strange is happening deep in the woods ... but no one's lived to tell about it. The nightmare begins when a group of friends is stranded on an isolated road deep in the Appalachian hills of West Virginia, with no hope of rescue. Desperate and fearing for their lives, they find themselves being relentlessly pursued by a family of cannibalistic killers
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman. Can Batman battle two formidable foes at once?
The Monster Squad by Fred Dekker( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young kids form a club that is devoted to monsters, but soon get more than they bargained for when Dracula adjourns to Earth, with Frankenstein's Monster, Wolfman, Mummy, and the Gillman
Predator by Patricia Daniels Cornwell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and French and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action-packed adventure story of fighting men pitted against an unseen enemy, a force more powerful than their fiercest weapons. Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in a Central America country, Dutch and his men encounter an enemy unimaginably more deadly than any on Earth-- because the Predator is not of this Earth
Pumpkinhead( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a group of rambunctious teenagers inadvertently kills his only son, Ed Harley seeks the magic of a backwoods witch to bring the child back. Defying superstition, he and the witch invoke the Pumpkinhead, a monstrously clawed and fanged demon to kill the group. When he realizes he's gone too far, Harley attempts to save the kids, but is continually afflicted by visions of peoples' deaths through the eyes of the monster
The deaths of Ian Stone by Dario Piana( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an otherwise ordinary night, the young Ian Stone encounters a mysterious creature and is forced into the path of an oncoming train. Rather than facing certain death, Ian finds himself reborn into a new life that feels strangely familiar. After his second death, it becomes apparent that Ian is being hunted by an evil presence, and will be forced to die every day until he can solve the mystery of his own life
Earth vs. the spider( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quentin is a nerdy comic book fanatic who spends his days working as a security guard at a biotech research lab and his nights at home dreaming of superheroes. When thugs ambush the lab, his partner is killed in the shootout. Overcome by grief, he knowingly injects himself with a top-secret drug made from the blook of a laboratory spider. He becomes more like a spider and less like a human, he develops a hunger that will not be ignored
She creature( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful mermaid with an ugly appetite for human flesh unleashes a terrifying rampage of death and bloodshed. When a young couple travelling the Irish countryside befriend a wealthy old sailor, he shares the secret of his mermaid. Determined she will bring them fame, the couple steal the sea creature and head for America on a cargo ship. Nothing prepares them for the horror that awaits them ahead at sea
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty seven years after Ellen Ripley survived her disastrous ordeal, her escape vessel is recovered after drifting across the galaxy as she slept in cryogenic stasis. Back on earth, nobody believed her story about the Aliens on the planet LV-426. After the Company orders the colony on LV-426 to investigate, however, all communication with the colony is lost. The Company enlists Ripley to aid a team of tough, rugged space marines on a rescue mission to the now partially terraformed planet to find out if there are aliens or survivors
The day the world ended( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school psychologist moves to a small rural town and comes to the rescue of a shy boy with special powers and terrifying secrets. Dr. Stillman finds herself in the middle of a battle between a vengeful and horrifying monster and the unspeakable evil at the heart of the town itself
Invaders from Mars by William Cameron Menzies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is awakened during a storm to witness a flying saucer land in the field behind his home. No one will believe his story as, one by one, the townspeople are captured and put under the control of sinister forces from the planet Mars! Brilliantly created by visionary set designer and director William Cameron Menzies with a haunting musical score by Raoul Kraushaar, this golden age sci-fi classic has lost none of its chilling power. Surreal imagery brought to terrifying life in a Cinecolor world just beyond our nightmares!
How to make a monster( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video game developing company Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group to develope a computer combat game: Evilution. They have four weeks to bring the game to market and an on-time bonus of a million dollars. They utilize a telemetry suit to render a 3-D version of the onscreen player
Entretien avec un vampire by Neil Jordan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in French and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un journaliste recueille l'étrange récit de Louis, vampire de deux cents ans ... De bonnes idées, drôles et cinglantes, et des vampires très séduisants
Small soldiers by Joe Dante( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in French and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Commando Elite--toy action figures with an attitude
Arnold Schwarzenegger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From his childhood in rural Austria to Hollywood superstardom, Biography chronicles the life and work of Arnold Schwarzenegger. Go behind the scenes to learn how he has crafted his acting career and watch competition footage from his days as a professional bodybuilder. And examine his passions away from performing, which may be pointing to a run for political office--though married to Maria Shriver, a prominent member of the Kennedy Clan, Arnold is a staunch and active Republican."--Publisher's website
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Artificial intelligence : A.I.
Alternative Names
Stan Winston Amerikaans filmregisseur

Stan Winston créateur d'effets spéciaux au cinéma

Stan Winston truccatore e artista degli effetti speciali statunitense

Stan Winston US-amerikanischer Experte für Special Effects und Makeup-Design

Winston, Stanley.

Winston, Stanley 1946-2008

Стэнли Уинстон американский мастер визуальных и технических спецэффектов

استن وینستون

سٹین ونسٹن

윈스톤, 스탠 1946-2008



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