WorldCat Identities

Clothier, William 1903-1996

Works: 126 works in 292 publications in 6 languages and 8,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Western films  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biography 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Author, Performer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by William Clothier
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme qui tua Liberty VALANCE est devenu au même titre que la Chevauchée Fantastique un classique du genre western. James Stewart, sénateur tout-puissant de la ville de Shinbone, essaie de se débarrasser du plus dangereux criminel de la région : Liberty Valance (Lee Marvin). Seul John Wayne, solitaire et intrépide cowboy, peut exécuter cette périlleuse mission. Un scénario époustouflant, un réalisateur exceptionnel (John Ford) et un duo inédit, John Wayne et James Stewart, font de ce western une oeuvre admirable
William A. Wellman's The high and the mighty by Warner Bros. Pictures( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 830 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
Donovan's reef by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 757 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 )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 749 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 )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spectacular robbery of a Union pay train by Confederate guerillas leads to the train's colonel befriending the leaders of the robbery when the war ends. Together, they seek the Union traitors responsible for a string of Confederate train robberies
The horse soldiers by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1863, the rough and rugged Colonel Marlowe is in command of a motley assortment of 1200 Union volunteers. Their task is to infiltrate 300 miles of Southern territory and destroy the most strategic rail route in the entire Confederacy
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 362 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 2011 in 5 languages and held by 333 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the Civil War, Union Cavalry officer John Henry Thomas (John Wayne) and former Confederate Colonel James Langdon (Rock Hudson) lead their men into Mexico to begin a new life. Caught between Mexican rebels and the Emperor's forces, they find themselves fighting side by side and must forge an uneasy friendship in order to survive
The comancheros by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captain Cutter [is] a fearless Texas Ranger determined to crush a violent gang of gunrunners and theives known as The Comancheros. Through an unlikely turn of events, Cutter enlists the help of his own prisoners to accomplish his mission"--Container
Track of the cat by William A Wellman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 187 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 143 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 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a footloose cowhand, Stewart is hired to chaperon 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, desperadoes, 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 64 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 46 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
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 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)
Shenandoah by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Virginia farmer during the Civil War refuses to support either the Confederacy or the Union until his son is taken prisoner and, seeing the horrors of war first-hand, he is forced at last to take his stand
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The man who shot Liberty Valance
Alternative Names
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 camraman amricain

William H. Clothier US-amerikanischer Kameramann

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