WorldCat Identities

Anderson, Bill 1911-1997

Overview
Works: 30 works in 110 publications in 3 languages and 6,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery television programs  Juvenile works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Anderson
Swiss family Robinson by Madeleine Du Vivier( Visual )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shipwrecked Robinson Family makes a new life on a deserted island far from civilization
The Apple Dumpling Gang by Walt Disney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apple dumpling gang rides again: Two bumbling outlaws try to go straight, but can't even seem to get that right. They make a deposit in a bank and are accused of robbing it ; they join the U.S. Cavalry and are court-martialed for blowing up the fort. They are put in the stockade and manage to escape
Inspector Lewis by Kevin Whately( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the death in 2000 of his eponymous mentor in Inspector Morse, Sergeant Lewis was promoted to Inspector and took a two-year sabbatical in the British Virgin Isles. Newly widowed, he now returns to Oxford and soon finds himself in charge of his own murder case. But it is notes that Morse made on an earlier case which help Lewis solve his case
The computer wore tennis shoes( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strongest man in the world : Dexter Riley and his science lab friends make a formula that gives Dexter super-strength. With his newfound muscles, Dexter enters a weight lifting competition
The biscuit eater( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends are determined to turn a misfit hound into a hero. Featuring valuable lessons about honesty, friendship and fair play
The strongest man in the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter Riley and his science lab friends make a formula that gives Dexter super-strength. With his newfound muscles, Dexter enters a weight lifting competition
The barefoot executive by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious mailroom clerk at a second-rate TV network discovers his girlfriend's loveable pet chimp can pick a hit show every time! His secret for success turns into madcap monkey business when he makes vice president, and his jealous rivals want in on the act
Third man on the mountain conquering the past would be the climb of his life( Visual )

5 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a deceased climber that died on a Swiss Alps mountain peak, wants to visit the place of his father's death. He follows a 19th-century British climber to the peak
Treasure of Matecumbe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After inheriting a treasure map, young David is joined by four fellow adventurers and begins his search for the treasure despite deadly interference by his late father's archenemy
The shaggy dog by Walt Disney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shaggy dog: Wilby Daniels was just an ordinary teenager until a magical ring accidentally transforms him into a sheepdog ... whose owner is the leader of a plot to destroy the Space Program!
Great performances by Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program features excerpts from four Royal Shakespeare Company productions : King Lear, Twelfth night, A midsummer night's dream, and Coriolanus. Each segment of the program includes key scenes from the play intertwined with interviews and explanations of the play with both actors and directors
The happiest millionaire by Anchor Bay Entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young men around town all fear him. Wouldn't you fear a father-in-law that keeps alligators for pets and teaches boxing at his daily Bible classes? Cordelia decides to run off to boarding school and promptly finds the man of her dreams. Unfortunately, his family doesn't approve of Biddle's outrageous antics, either. A Disney musical punctuated by snappy songs and an energetic debut by Tommy Steele. This is reportedly one of the last live- action films Walt Disney personally oversaw
Million dollar duck( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley, a research test duck, is accidently showered with radiation during a lab experiment and nonchalantly produces eggs with solid gold yolks. Professor Albert Dooley and his wife Katie proceed to cash in on this newfound bonanza until their scrambled financial escapades arouse the suspicions of Treasury Department personnel
Don Knotts 4 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apple Dumpling Gang rides again: Amos and Theodore are back and trying to make it on their own. When they arrive at the town they are going to, all sorts of things go awry
Three on the run &, Race for survival( Visual )

in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three on the run: With the help of their kindly grandfather, two brothers decide to enter their first dogsled race. And their dog team is like none you've seen before ... there's a lazy white German shepherd, a skittery English sheepdog, a doughnut-loving bloodhound, plus a critter-chasing mutt on the side
The Fighting prince of Donegal by Michael O'Herlihy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Engelsen trachten rond 1580 het Ierse platteland te bezetten. Een jonge edelman tracht de Ieren te verenigen om de strijd met de Engelsen te kunnen aanbinden
Tales from the royal mousehold by Bill Anderson( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of young Robin Hood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men play out the origins of the legend. In this version, Robin of Locksley becomes a wolfshead--an outlaw--when he stands up to the Norman overlords
Smith! by A Smith( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed actor Glenn Ford stars as SMITH, a determined and loyal friend to the many Native Americans who live on and around his modern-day ranch. So when Gabriel Jimmyboy is wrongfully accused of murder, he hides out in an old shack on Smith's land. Tensions rise when a mean and racist sheriff tracks Jimmyboy onto Smith's property and suspects the rancher of helping the fugitive escape. After turning himself in to the police and standing trial, Jimmyboy's main witness is thrown in jail and it's Smith to the rescue to bail him out. But will they make it in time? Find out in this simple yet exciting story of hope against all odds
Disney Don Knotts 4-movie collection : movies we remember( Visual )

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

Apple Dumpling Gang: A roving bachelor inherits three young orphans and a wealth of problems. When the kids discover a gold nugget they must fend off the greedy townspeople, so they join forces with bumbling outlaws to stage a robbery of the gold. -- Apple Dumpling Gang rides again: Two bumbling outlaws try to go straight, but can't even seem to get that right -- Hot lead & cold feet: Twin brothers compete in a train race in which the winner becomes the owner of a town -- Gus: A mule who kicks 100-yard field goals becomes the star player of a pro football team
 
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Swiss family Robinson
Alternative Names
Anderson, William H. (William Hillyard), 1911-1997

Bill Anderson (producer) Amerikaans filmproducent (1911-1997)

Bill Anderson (producteur) producteur de cinéma américain

Bill Anderson produttore cinematografico statunitense

Билл Андерсон

ビル・アンダーソン

Languages
English (81)

Spanish (11)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Treasure of Matecumbe