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Hoch, Winton C.

Overview
Works: 78 works in 158 publications in 6 languages and 3,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television comedies  Television specials  Fiction  Western films  History  Biography  Love stories 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Winton C Hoch
The quiet man by John Ford ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sean Thorton, un boxeador norteamericano, regresa a su Irlanda natal para recuperar su granja y escapar de su pasado. Allí se enamora de una alegre chica, aunque para conseguirla deberá luchar contra las costumbres locales, incluidos el pago de una dote y la oposición del temperamental hermano de su prometida
The searchers by John Ford ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Wayne plays Ethan Edwards, an ex-Confederate who sets out to find his niece, captured by Comanches who massacred his family. His search spans five years and covers panoramic shots of the landscape of the American West in this epic Western
The Green Berets by John Wayne ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Wayne leads his Special Forces troops against a deadly and determined enemy. The film combines rugged action with spectacular special effects
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dopo la morte di Custer gli indiani sono in agitazione: il capitano Nathan Brittles, che sta per andare in congedo, deve proteggere le donne del forte e trattare con gli indiani e per questo non può impedire che gli indiani si riuniscano e si riforniscano di armi. Ma proprio quando il suo comando sta per scadere guida un audacissimo raid contro il campo indiano, riuscendo a mettere in fuga i loro cavalli ed evitando così una guerra sanguinosa. (Mereghetti)
Halls of Montezuma ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Dive bomber by Frank W Wead ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new flight surgeon and a Navy pilot overcome personal differences to work on solving the problem of altitude sickness which causes blackouts at high altitude. The real stars of the film are the pre-World War II Navy aircraft featured in full color
Captains of the clouds ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of bush pilots from Northern Canada feel their patriotic spirit roused during Winston Churchill's famous "Blood, sweat and tears" radio speech to pump up the British/Allied morale. They decide to enlist as pilots, only to find their age and attitude working against them. One of the pilots, Brian McLean, finds that his commander is the former boyfriend of his wife. To make matters worse, Brian needs to do things his way, leading to a tragedy from which he must redeem himself
The redhead from Wyoming ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kate Maxwell is a saloon proprietress caught between her feelings for suave cattle promoter Jim and the town's sheriff. There's plenty more about Jim that Kate doesn't know, and by the time she finds out the truth, both she and the town are in grave danger. Now Kate and the sheriff have to battle overwhelming odds to set things right
The big circus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Flamboyant circus owner "Hank Whiting "is in trouble. His enterprise is in need of a cash injection from the bank who only agree to a loan on the condition their employee "Randy Sherman " goes along to keep an eye on proceedings. When he engages a high powered PR woman, tension develops between the outsiders and the circus hard core. That is not the end of it however--there is sabotage to contend with, rain washes away much of the season, and a fatality occurs during a train crash. Gradually the newcomers absorb the spirit of the circus and do battle with its enemies to rescue the show"--IMDb
Der schwarze Falke ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in German and Turkish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einsam und verbittert steht der Cowboy Ethan Edwards vor den rauchenden Trümmern der Ranch seines Bruders. Die ganze Familie wurde von den Comantschen getötet, seine kleine Nichte verschleppt. Von blindem Hass getrieben entfesselt Edwards einen gnadenlosen Rachefeldzug. John Wayne und Natalie Wood als Debbie sind die Stars in dem spannenden Westernklassiker, der für viele Kritiker als bester Film des legendären Starregisseurs John Ford gilt. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Der Teufelshauptmann ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La prisonnière du désert édition collector by John Ford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SUMMARY: "Ethan Edwards, returned from the Civil War to the Texas ranch of his brother, hopes to find a home with his family and to be near the woman he obviously but secretly loves. But a Comanche raid destroys these plans, and Ethan sets out, along with his half-breed nephew Martin, on a years-long journey to find the niece kidnapped by the Indians under Chief Scar. But as the quest goes on, Martin begins to realize that his uncle's hatred for the Indians is beginning to spill over onto his now-assimilated niece. Martin becomes uncertain whether Ethan plans to rescue Debbie...or kill her." (IMDB)
La Legión invencible ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las tribus indias planean unirse para una guerra total contra los blancos. El veterano capitán de la caballería Brittles recibe la orden de evitar las concentraciones de indios, al tiempo que debe escoltar a la esposa y sobrina de su comandante en jefe. Además, ha de impedir que un traficante venda una partida de armas a los indios. Esta triple misión será la última del capitán antes de su jubilación
Mister Roberts by John Ford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in German and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
3 godfathers by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Après avoir cambriolé une banque, trois bandits s'enfoncent dans le désert pour échapper au shérif, ils y trouvent une femme mourante sur le point d'accoucher. Il font alors le serment à la mère de recueillir et de protéger le bébé...Une histoire originale mêlant adroitement scènes d'action musclées et momentd d'émotions. John Ford a réalisé ici un film surprenant, nerveux et sensible avec des scènes d'humour inoubliables
Spuren im Sand ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1948 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nach einem Bankraub in Welcome, Arizona, fliehen die drei Outlaws Bob Hightower, Pedro Fuerte und "The Abilene Kid" in die Wüste. Dort finden die drei in einem Planwagen eine zurückgelassene schwangere Frau, die kurze Zeit darauf ihr Baby zur Welt bringt. Sie stirbt bei der Geburt, nimmt aber vorher den drei Flüchtigen das Versprechen ab, für das Kind zu sorgen. Beim Marsch durch die Wüste kommen Pedro und "The Abilene Kid" ums Leben - Bob kann das Baby retten und erreicht am Weihnachtsabend die Stadt New Jerusa- lem. Die fünfte Filmversion der 1913 erschienenen Erzählung von Peter B. Kyne ist als das "Krippenspiel des Western" (Joe Hembus) zum Klassiker geworden. John Ford selbst hatte bereits im Jahr 1919 unter dem Titel "Marked Men" eine Stummfilmfassung gedreht. Neben der Graham-Greene-Adaption "Befehl des Gewissens" (1947) zeugt dieses Remake am deutlichsten von Fords Religiosität: Der Film strotzt nur so von Bibelzitaten, die drei Helden nehmen quasi die Rollen der Heiligen Drei Könige ein
Centauros del desierto ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un soldado ex-confederado está dispuesto a rescatar a su sobrina, capturada por los mismos Comanches que han masacrado a su familia. No se rendirá ante nada. Y en su obsesiva búsqueda durante cinco años, el soldado encontrará algo inesperado: su propia humanidad
Tulsa, ciudad de lucha ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La hija de un ganadero, queriendo vengar la muerte de su padre provocada accidentalmente por un desaprensivo prospector de petróleo, se introduce en el negocio del oro negro y llega a construir un imperio petrolífero
Return to paradise ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An embittered wanderer comes to a remote island in the South Pacific and finds adventure, romance and love
Jet pilot by Josef Von Sternberg ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eine Offizierin der sowjetischen Luftwaffe, die auf einem Air-Force-Stützpunkt zur Landung veranlaßt wird, und ein amerikanischer Jet-Pilot versuchen sich gegenseitig zu überwachen und auszuspionieren, aber sie verlieben sich ineinander und fliehen nach einem unerquicklichen Zwangsaufenthalt in der UdSSR gemeinsam nach Wien. Blühender antikommunistischer Spionage-Unsinn mit exquisiten Flugaufnahmen, den Sternberg im Auftrag des exzentrischen Milliardärs Howard Hughes drehte und den dieser nach der Fertigstellung sieben Jahre lang bis zur Unkenntlichkeit bearbeiten ließ, ehe er ihn freigab. (www.kabeleins.ch, 5.2009)
 
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Alternative Names
Hoch, W. C.
Hoch W. C. 1905-1979
Hoch, Winston.
Hoch, Winston 1905-1979
Hoch Winton 1905-1979
Languages
English (42)
German (15)
Spanish (14)
French (4)
Italian (3)
Turkish (1)
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