WorldCat Identities

Witney, William 1915-2002

Overview
Works: 441 works in 760 publications in 1 language and 3,148 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure films  History  Film adaptations  Television programs  Short films  Animated films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Witney
Under California stars( Visual )

26 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shady gang steal Trigger, Roy's horse, and hold him for ransom. Exciting chases and musical numbers
Zorro rides again by John English; William Witney; Captain Bijou.; John Carroll; Helen Christian; Reed Howes; Duncan Renaldo; Richard Alexander; Spencer Gordon Bennet; Wallace A Grissell; George J Lewis; Linda Stirling; Lucien Littlefield; Francis McDonald; Wally Wales( Visual )

17 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro battles the power-hungry tyrant Captain Monastario from behind a mask
In a door, into a fight, out a door, into a chase : moviemaking remembered by the guy at the door by William Witney( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early in 1937, Bill Witney, a young film editor, went on-location for the filming of Republic's The Painted Stallion. Witney went on to direct or codirect 23 Republic serials. This engaging story is a behind-the-scenes look at the heyday of the Hollywood cliffhanger, the making of the movies, and the people involved in them"--Provided by publisher
Apache Rose( Visual )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogers and his horse Trigger are there to save the day, when a gang of no-good riverboat gamblers try to stake their claim on a lovely frontier woman's oil-rich land
Bells of San Angelo( Visual )

24 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Border patrolman Roy Rogers in on the trail of silver smugglers with plenty of help from Dale Evans, Andy Devine and Trigger
The adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil Dr. Fu Manchu plans to conquer the world in four rare episodes of this classic TV series
Apache rifles( Visual )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The racist army commander of an Arizona outpost must change his feelings for Native Americans when he falls for a beautiful Apache missionary. His attempts at reformation are frustrated by a band of gold-hungry miners who want to start a war with the Apaches
Roy Rogers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"My pal Trigger tells how Roy Rogers obtained his magnificent horse Trigger and begins with horse trader Roy Rogers as he prepares to breed his best mare with his best friend's Palomino stallion. King of the Cowboys in which Roy Rogers played himself, a rodeo star assigned by the governor to investigate a series of warehouse bombings. Song of Texas, Roy Rogers quits the rodeo operated by larcenous Jim Calvert and goes into the ranching business. Utah, Tex poses as an outlaw and discovers that the mysterious train is part of a rustling operation headed by Hiram Slaughter and his henchman Badger. Under California stars - Trigger is kidnapped and held for a $100,000 ransom."--Container
Bells of Coronado( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action, adventure and song. The threat of treason brings Roy Rogers to the small town of Coronado. Posing as a cowhand in need of work, he searches for a murderer plotting to sell uranium to an unfriendly power. Can Roy smash the conspiracy?
Arizona raiders( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Quantrill's Raider, Clint, and his pal, Willie, are sprung from a chain gang by Captain Tom Andrews on condition they agree to be deputized in order to round up the remaining members of the gang. It's a task they hope to accomplish by pretending to rejoin
Drums of Fu Manchu( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In order to gain complete control of the barbaric bond of Asia, the nefarious Fu Manchu must acquire the fabled scepter of Genghis Khan. To find the lost tomb housing the scepter, he must first locate and assemble the Cardack segment, which will disclose the location of the tomb. Opposing him is his old nemesis, Sir Rayland Smith and Allen Parker. The adventures range from the United States to Asia, and contain some of the most fiendish cliffhangers ever put on film."--Container
Master of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1848, a fanatical inventor seeks to fly around the world and stop war from his flying airship, the 'Albatross', a cross between a zeppelin and a helicopter. Adapted from two Jules Verne novels: 'Master of the World' and 'The Conqueror'
Stranger at my door( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After carrying out a brazen bank robbery, gunfighter Clay Anderson finds safe haven in the home of soft-spoken minister Hollis Jarret, his beautiful wife Peg and their son. Hollis extends to Clay every hospitality and gives him every chance at redemption, despite the undeniable sexual attraction that is clearly forming between Peg and the gunman
Colorado sundown( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film, Rex comes to the rescue of his sidekick, Slim Pickens, and a lovely lady, Mary Ellen Kay, being cheated by a conniving brother and sister who were trying to steal their share of an inheritance
Jungle girl( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for hidden African diamonds prompts the beautiful Nyoka and hero Jack Stanton to rise to the challenges of the wilderness and the always-scheming villains
Zorro's fighting legion( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious spectre in a gleaming suit of armour incites a Yaqui Indian uprising and the theft of Mexican gold shipments, it's Zorro to the rescue
Down Dakota way( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy returns to his hometown of Sun Rock to find the stepson of his beloved schoolteacher wanted for the cold-blooded killing of the town veterinarian. Only the murderer and his cohorts know what the vet took to his grave, the knowledge of an outbreak of hoof-and-mouth disease that could wipe out every hard-working rancher in Sunset Valley
Trigger, Jr( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy attempts to cure a boy's fear of horses with the aid of his palomino's colt
The Painted stallion( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious woman with a deadly secret and the greatest heroes of the old West blaze a trail across the screen in this hard-riding, two-fisted frontier adventure
SOS Coast Guard( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See America's valiant protectors of our nation's shores go to battle against sinister forces who want to control the world
 
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Alternative Names
Whiney William 1915-2002

Whitney, William

Whitney, William 1915-2002

William Witney acteur américain

William Witney US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Schauspieler, Schnittmeister

Witney, Bill

Witney Bill 1915-2002

Witney, William 1915-2002

Witney, William N.

Witney, William N. 1915-2002

Witney, William Nuelsen

Witney William Nuelsen 1915-2002

Вільям Вітні

ویلیام ویتنی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

Languages
English (179)

Covers
In a door, into a fight, out a door, into a chase : moviemaking remembered by the guy at the doorApache riflesJungle girlDown Dakota wayTrigger, Jr