WorldCat Identities

Geer, Will

Overview
Works: 379 works in 812 publications in 6 languages and 20,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Historical films  Documentary-style films  Television programs  Populist films  Biographical films  Political films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Singer, Costume designer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Will Geer
Jeremiah Johnson by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

57 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1850s an ex-soldier becomes a mountain trapper
Truman Capote's In cold blood by Scott Wilson( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
Salt of the earth by H. J Biberman( Visual )

49 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A semidocumentary of the year-long strike by Mexican-American zinc miners in New Mexico focusing on the role of women in the strike. Produced independently by blacklisted filmmakers
Black like me by ( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the landmark memoir by John Howard Griffin, Black Like Me stars James Whitmore as Griffin, who medically altered his pigment and, with the help of a sunlamp, reinvented himself as an itinerant black writer navigating his way through Mississippi and Alabama. Along the way he experienced firsthand both crushing racism and the incredible life force of the Afro-American communities
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a marksmanship contest, Lin McAdam (Stewart) wins a prized Winchester rifle, which is immediately stolen by the runner-up, Dutch Henry Brown (McNally.) This "story of a rifle" then follows McAdams' pursuit, and the rifle as it changes hands, until a final showdown and shoot-out on a rocky mountain precipice
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
A woman called Moses( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Harriet Ross Tubman, founder of the Underground Railroad, who led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the North before the Civil War
The Waltons( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Thomas plays the key role of John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression and a fledgling writer whose observations are filled with the growing-up lessons and love he receives from his family
The Waltons( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-disc set contains all 24 year-one episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression
Broken arrow by Delmer Daves( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom believes the Apaches are treated unfairly. After befriending their leader Cochise and arranging a truce, he is called upon by an Army General to negotiate a government peace treaty, but later is the target of a renegade ambush
Scarecrow by Walter De la Mare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a 17th century Massachusetts town, a scarecrow is magically transformed into a man and charged with the mission of destroying true love
The Waltons( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-disc set contains all 24 year-three episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression
The Reivers by Mark Rydell( Visual )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on William Faulkner's warm, humorous, poignant story about a the advent of the automobile, a horse race and a boy's loss of innocence during an great adventure in the early 1900's South
The Waltons( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through tests, tears, and triumphs as a fire drives the Waltons from their home, John-Boy becomes a scriptwriter, Mary Ellen applies to nursing school, and Jim-Bob discovers a fact about his birth, all while Hitler and Mussolini threaten the world
The Waltons by Michael Learned( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a big year for welcomes on Walton's Mountain. Welcome back to John-Boy, visiting from New York; to Grandma, finally home from the hospital; and to Mary Ellen and Curt's baby boy, John Curtis
The Waltons( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. In this season, The Blue Ridge chronicle hits the streets, with publisher John-Boy covering everything from a local break-in (Ben is among the suspects) to his eyewitness account of the crash of the Hindenburg; Mary Ellen becomes the first Walton child to marry; Jason works in a honkytonk; Grandma has a set-to with the minister
Seconds( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sinister thriller from the fractured 1960s that concerns a middle-aged businessman dissatisfied with his suburban existence, who is urged (and blackmailed) to undergo a strange and elaborate procedure that will grant him a new life as a reborn
Napoleon and Samantha( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young children suddenly find themselves in charge of a gentle, aging circus lion. However, when they are threatened with being split up by stern authorities, the trio embarks on a perilous journey across the wilds of the American Northwest
Seconds by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to escape his dreary, dead-end life, an aging banker succumbs to a mysterious organization's offer of a new identity and a fresh start. Surgically transformed into a handsome, young man, he begins a jet-set existence among a shadowy community of similar "reborns." But his heady exhilaration spirals into a heart-stopping terror as he discovers that his newly purchased life carries a terrifying price
Intruder in the dust by Prod Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Mississippi town, a white boy rescues a black man who is about to be lynched for a murder he did not commit
 
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Jeremiah Johnson
Alternative Names
Geer, William Aughe 1902-1978

Ghere, William

Ghere, William, 1902-1978

Ghere, William Auge 1902-1978

Ghere, William Aughe, 1902-1978

Will Geer acteur américain

Will Geer American politician

Will Geer Amerikaans acteur

Will Geer amerikansk skådespelare

Will Geer amerikansk skodespelar

Will Geer amerikansk skuespiller

Will Geer attore statunitense

Will Geer político estadounidense

Will Geer US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Will Geer yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Уилл Гир

וויל גייר שחקן אמריקאי

ویل قیر

ویل گیر بازیگر آمریکایی

ウィル・ギア

威爾‧吉爾

Languages
English (232)

French (14)

German (6)

Spanish (3)

Japanese (1)

Basque (1)

Covers
Advise & consentThe WaltonsThe ReiversSeconds