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Clothier, William 1903-1996

Works: 101 works in 326 publications in 8 languages and 8,424 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  War films  Biographical films  Romance films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Author, Performer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by William Clothier
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman (Liberty Valance)
William A. Wellman's The high and the mighty by Warner Bros. Pictures( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A commercial airliner develops engine trouble while flying over the Pacific Ocean. The pilot panics, so it is up to the washed-up co-pilot to get the plane down safely. Based on an Ernest K. Gann bestseller
Donovan's reef by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Donovan's Reef," John Wayne heads a group of high skilled professional game hunters in Africa who capture the ferocious big game with strong rope and cameras for zoos and circus attractions. In "Hatari," a straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island
Big Jake by George Sherman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Jake McCandles is a husband who hasn't seen his wife in over 18 years. But he returns home after his grandson is kidnapped by a vicious outlaw gang. While the law gives chase in rickety automobiles, Jake saddles up with an Indian scout and a box of money--even though paying a ransom isn't how Jake plans to exact good old frontier justice
Rio Lobo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A finales de la Guerra Civil Americana, un grupo de suristas mandados por el capitán Pierre Cardona se dedica a robar los cargamentos de oro que transporta el ejército yanqui
The horse soldiers by John Ford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Marlowe is in command of a motley assortment of 1200 Union volunteers whose task-- and apparent suicide mission-- is to infiltrate 300 miles of Southern territory and destroy the most strategic rail route in the Confederacy. Marlowe's life is complicated by his ferocious running feud with the company's surgeon, Major Kendall
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dernier western réalisé par John Ford, le grand spécialiste du genre, ce film est incontestablement l'un des plus ambitieux et de ses plus émouvants. Ford réunit dans cette touchante saga un casting d'exception et fait appel à d'anciens collaborateurs prestigieux (le chef opérateur William Clothier et le compositeur Alex North). Parmi la centaine d'indiens des tribus Navajo qui interprètent ces Cheyennes prêts à parcourir des milliers de kilomètres pour récupérer la terre de leur ancêtres, on compte bon nombres d'anciens vétérans ayant participé aux premiers films du réalisateur... Epopée grandiose et majestueuse, "Les Cheyennes" est un superbe hommage rendu à la souffrance d'un peuple exilé, par l'un des réalisateurs les plus doué et les plus adulé d'Hollywood
The Alamo by En Wei( Visual )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old-fashioned patriotic battle epic recounts the real events of the 1863 fight for independence in Texas
Chisum by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne interpreta a John Chisum, un magnate de la ganadería firmemente decidido a proteger su imperio frente a todo tipo de pistoleros y un ambicioso ladrón de terrenos. Para ello contará con la ayuda de Billy el Niño y Pat Garrett
The Cheyenne social club( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheyenne Social Club: Saddle-weary Texans are surprised to find they've inherited a Wyoming brothel and must defend it against a gun-wielding gang. Firecreek: An outlaw preys on small towns, and a $2-a-month lawman must find the courage to stop him
The undefeated by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tras la tumultuosa guerra de Secesión, el oficial de caballería de la Unión John Henry Thomas dirige a sus heroicos hombres al oeste, mientras que el confederado James Langdon lleva a los suyos a México. Cuando sus caminos se cruzan forjan una precaria amistad que muy pronto se pone a prueba cuando se encuentran atrapados entre rebeldes mexicanos y las fuerzas del emperador y acaban luchando codo con codo
The comancheros by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Ranger Jake Cutter (Wayne) arrests gambler Paul Regret (Whitman) but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a violent band of gunrunners and thieves known as the Comancheros. The last film of director Michael Curtiz (Casablanca)
Track of the cat by William A Wellman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in northern California during a winter in the 1880s; a farming family confronts the abstract, unseen threat of a mountain lion. The external threat in turn threatens the survival of the family unit because of the fragility of its internal relationships. Wellman experimented with a bleached, almost pure black and white colour scheme, seen to great advantage in the snowy, outdoor settings
Bombers B-52( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since a run-in during the Korean War, grizzled airplane mechanic Sgt. Chuck Brennan has disliked hotshot pilot Col. Jim Herlihy. Brennan has a new reason to be ticked off: Helihy is dating his daughter. Central to Cold War-era preparedness is the new airship they're putting through a key test run: the 200-ton B-52 Stratofortress. There is no room for animosity, because on this flight, danger rides the skies
The rare breed by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a footloose cowhand, Stewart is hired to chaperone a prize Hereford bull and its eccentric British owners to its new master, an outrageous Scottish cattle baron looking to create a new breed. Stewart and his ladies fight off cattle stampedes, desperados, and the rough river to deliver the goods and end up discovering each other
China doll( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Disillusioned by the war, air captain Cliff Brandon is sullen, depressed and on one fateful night, drunk! Stumbling home that evening, he throws some cash at a beggar, only to find out in the morning he's actually paid the man for three months of housekeeping service from his daughter, the beautiful Shu-Jen. Before long, Shu-Jen has Brandon's life straightened out and the two have grown intense feelings for one another. But can their love survive the ravages of war?"--Container
John Wayne the tribute collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donovan's Reef. 'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise. Hatari! . A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways ? In harm's way. A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.-- IMdB
Sincerely yours by Irving Wallace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberace plays a concert pianist threatened by deafness. Plunged into despair, he finds escape from sorrow by secretly involving himself in the problems of strangers. Liberace touches the heart and delights the ear with sparkling renditions of 31 selections from Chopin to Chopsticks. Along the way he romances Joanne Dru and Dorothy Malone, trades barbs with old pro William Demarest and in a humorous nightclub scene, pokes fun at his own image as the 1950s matinee idol of the little-old-lady set
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G.W. McLintock es un rudo terrateniente al que todo le ha salido bien en la vida excepto el matrimonio, ya que su bella esposa no aguantaba la vida del rancho y se separó de él
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The shootist," a terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle. In "The man who shot Liberty Valance," a man becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthelss gunman (Liberty Valance)
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The man who shot Liberty Valance
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Clothier, Bill 1903-1996

Clothier, W. H. 1903-1996

Clothier William 1903-1996

Clothier, William H. 1903-1996

Clothier, Wm H. 1903-1996

William H. Clothier Amerikaans director of photography (1903-1996)

William H. Clothier caméraman américain

William H. Clothier US-amerikanischer Kameramann

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William A. Wellman's The high and the mightyDonovan's reefBig JakeRio LoboCheyenne autumn