WorldCat Identities

Hill, James 1916-2001

Works: 28 works in 154 publications in 6 languages and 3,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Western films  History  Animal films  Biography  Film noir  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Producer, Director, pmn, Restager , Author of screenplay, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Hill
Sweet Smell of Success by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

33 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A powerful film about a ruthless journalist and an unscrupulous press agent who'll do anything to achieve success"--Container
The unforgiven by John Huston( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supposedly peace-loving community is shaken when the daughter of one of its white settlers is accused of being an Indian
Rita Hayworth, a memoir by James Hill( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vera Cruz by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riding south of the border to sell their guns to the highest bidder in the bloody revolution against Emperor Maximilian, two soldiers of fortune find themselves escorting a wagon full of gold from Mexico to Vera Cruz - a journey where double-crosses and bullets fly as thick as thieves
Trapeze by Carol Reed( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran trapeze artist trains newcomer Tino Orsisi and tumbler Lola
His majesty O'Keefe( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an American sea captain stranded on Micronesia in the South Pacific, as he tries to become an entrepreneur
Lawman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western about a stoic sheriff who comes into an unfamiliar town to bring in a bunch of cowboys who, on a drunken spree, accidentally killed an old man
Born free by Joy Adamson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Joy Adamson's book, a true story of Elsa, the orphan lion cub raised by game warden George Adamson and his wife Joy. They are faced with the painful conflict when they find they are no longer able to keep the growing Elsa as a pet. The choices: to send Elsa to a zoo, or train her to survive independently in the wild
The Beulah show( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four episodes of the television sit-com produced in the early 1950s presenting an early example of African American stereotypes on television
The belstone fox by David Rook( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little fox Tag strikes up a friendship with a puppy, Merlin, and together they blissfully play until the day of the fox hunt. As the hunt advances, the friendships between all three characters are put to the test
Black Beauty by Louise Colln( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faithfully based on Anne Sewell's classic novel, this beloved horse story is told by its hero, the gallant Beauty, whose joyous and heartbreaking life takes him from idyllic days on a country squire's estate to London's hard, cobblestoned streets, through decades of owners both kindly and harsh
Animal adventure collection : featuring Lassie, the painted hills ; George! ; mooch goes to Hollywood ; poco ... little dog lost ; the jungle book ; li'l scratch ; the lion who thought he was people ; sandy the seal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sandy the seal: After a compassionate lighthouse keeper rescues an orphaned seal and brings it home for his children to carefor they all fall in love with their newfound friend sandy. Soon the whole family leads the cause to rid their coastal town of the evil animal poachers and save the seals
Trapecio Trapeze( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Ribble ha sido uno de los pocos trapecistas que ha conseguido hacer el triple salto mortal, pero tras un accidente realizándolo termina trabajando como tramoyista en el circo. Allí lo busca Tino, hijo del gran trapecista Orsini, que quiere que le enseñe a ejecutar el triple salto. Entre el dúo se interpone Lola, cuyo afán, gracias a su belleza, es triunfar en el circo
The hoodlum saint( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming home from the Great War without a job or prospects, reporter Terry O'Neill crashes a wedding where socialite Kay Lorrison lands him a job on her uncle's paper. Running a campaign against an unethical tycoon, O'Neill decides to switch sides and leaves Kay behind to join him. Making a fortune on Wall Street, O'Neill gives his old cronies the brush-off, telling them to put their faith in the good thief St. Dismas instead of praying for handouts
Sherlock Holmes contre Jack l'éventreur = A study in terror by James Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in French and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Londres 1888, au coeur des bas-fonds de la capitale victorienne, tandis que les prostitués succombent une à une dans les griffes de Jack l'éventreur, le gouvernement impuissant fait appel à Sherlock Holmes pour stopper l'hémorragie. Pour le plus fin limier du royaume d'Angleterre et son éternel acolyte, le docteur Watson la partie s'annonce plus que difficile
Some impressions of Sri Lanka : report by Three MPs recently returned from the country by Betty Boothroyd( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rita Hayworth : la vita quotidiana di una diva di Hollywood by James Hill( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The queen's garden( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With special permission from Her Majesty The Queen, Alan Titchmarsh spends a whole year exploring the deepest secrets of a hidden royal treasure: the Buckingham Palace Garden. He discovers a wonderland with a five century history; an urban oasis of wildlife where the Queen grew up; and a "living museum" where almost every plant has a royal story to tell."--Oxford Scientific Films website
Trial and error : the dock brief by James Hill( Visual )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which aging lawyer Morganhall (Sellers), gets the chance of a lifetime when retained to defend a man (Attenborough) accused of murdering his wife (Reid)
Glenda Farrell : 114 success facts : everything you need to know by James Hill( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sweet Smell of Success
Alternative Names
Hill, James 1915-

James Hill filmproducent

James Hill producteur de cinéma américain

James Hill productor de cine estadounidense

James Hill productor de cinema estatunidenc

James Hill produtor de cinema estadounidense

James Hill produttore cinematografico statunitense

James Hill US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Джеймс Хилл Кинорежиссёр и продюсер

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