WorldCat Identities

McCoy, Horace 1897-1955

Overview
Works: 174 works in 628 publications in 21 languages and 5,746 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Sports films  Western films  Pictorial works  History  Biography  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Creator, Scribe, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Director
Classifications: PS3525.A1715, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Horace McCoy
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speelfilm over een noodlottig verlopende dansmarathon tijdens de depressie in de jaren '30
They shoot horses, don't they? by Horace McCoy( Book )

135 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 19 languages and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes rehearsal schedule and production breakdown
Gentleman Jim by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boxer James J. Corbett, the bank clerk turned World Champion who elevated boxing from bare-knuckled brawling to the sport of skill it is today
I should have stayed home by Horace McCoy( Book )

46 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ralph Carston, a handsome young man from Georgia, and roommate Mona Matthews work as extras and dream of Hollywood stardom when a courtroom fracas by Mona gives them a flash of notoriety. This leads to a swank Hollywood party and an introduction to Ethel Smithers, a rich older woman with a less than pure interest in Carston"--Publisher description
Kiss tomorrow good-bye : a novel by Horace McCoy( Book )

39 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Phi Beta Kappa scholar turns himself into a vicious and completely immoral criminal. He escapes from a chain gang, but eventually his past overtakes him
No pockets in a shroud by Horace McCoy( Book )

67 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman der skildrer en journalists kamp mod korruptionen i en amerikansk by i 1930erne
Scalpel by Horace McCoy( Book )

24 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Owen, an ex-miner from Coalville, Pennsylvania, becomes a successful surgeon In Pittsburgh. He must choose between two women and consequently, two lifestyles
Rage at dawn by Tim Whelan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reno gang has been terrorizing the region and has secured a safe haven by buying off some crooked town officials. A government agent is sent in to bust up the gang by posing as a crook in order to infiltrate the gang. Problems arise for the agent when he falls in love with the gang's sister
The trail of the lonesome pine by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the backwoods of the Blue Ridge Mountains, two men are caught in the middle of a bitter feud between two families while fighting for the romantic attention of a beautiful woman
Texas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy/action-adventure western about two confederate veterans aimlessly wandering around Texas after the Civil War. They go their separate ways, then eventually both end up falling in love with the rancher's daughter
Best short stories from the Southwest by Hilton Ross Greer( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime novels : American noir of the thirties and forties( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lusty men( Visual )

6 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Never was a bronc that couldn't be rode. Never was a cowboy that couldn't be throwed.' Spinning tales of big money made as a bronco buster, an ex-rodeo star wanders nto the life of ranch hand Wes Merritt. Wes is won over, despite the protests of his wife, who, against her judgment, feels drawn to the stranger, too
They shoot horses, don't they ; Kiss tomorrow goodbye ; No pockets in a shroud ; I should have stayed home by Horace McCoy( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad for each other the glass wall( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glass wall: A European man who is desperate to immigrate to America, stows away and dodges quarantine to enlist the help of a pretty, down-on-her-luck jazz musician he helped in the war
Corruption city by Horace McCoy( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young law professor is hired to clean up a city strangled by corruption Nemo Crespi's organization has a hand in everything from gambling rackets to hotels to newspapers. To combat him, the governor needs a special prosecutor he can trust, someone free of political ambitions . . . someone like John Conroy, a twenty-nine-year-old law professor as unlikely for the prosecutor job as anyone. Cynical, hardscrabble Conroy is reluctant to accept, until he realizes that the work will put his theory-that all power corrupts-to a welcome real-life test. It will be a formidable mission, and not just bec
Dangerous mission (1954) shooting script by Charles Bennett( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Louisiana lottery draft script, never produced by Horace McCoy( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lusty men (1952) shooting script by Horace McCoy( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentleman Jim (1942) draft script by Vincent Lawrence( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Horace McCoy Amerikaans auteur

Horace McCoy amerikansk manusforfattar

Horace McCoy amerikansk manusförfattare

Horace McCoy amerikansk manusforfatter

Horace McCoy amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Horace McCoy scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense

Horace McCoy US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Publizist und Drehbuchautor

Mac Coy, Horace

Mac Coy Horace 1897-1955

MacCoy, Horace

MacCoy Horace 1897-1955

Mc Coy, Horace

Mc Coy Horace 1897-1955

McCoy, Horace

McCoy, Horace 1897-

Маккой, Хорас

הוראס מקוי

هوراس ماكوي، 1897-1955

هوراس مک‌کوی فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

ホレス・マッコイ

マッコイ, ホレス

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They shoot horses, don't they?Gentleman JimI should have stayed homeKiss tomorrow good-bye : a novelNo pockets in a shroudCrime novels : American noir of the thirties and fortiesHard-boiled fiction and dark romanticism