WorldCat Identities

Wills, Chill 1902-1978

Overview
Works: 197 works in 415 publications in 3 languages and 11,827 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Western films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Director, Host, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Chill Wills, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Chill Wills
Giant by George Stevens ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director George Steven's sweeping saga of family conflict and social consciousness based on Edna Ferber's best seller. Nominated for 10 Academy Awards. Starring Rock Hudson as rancher Bick Benedict, Elizabeth Taylor as his wife Leslie and James Dean (in his final film role) as nouveau oil baron Jett Rink, this tale of three generations of Texan remains both grand and intimate
McLintock! ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 2,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action and adventure in a western setting
Rio Grande by John Ford ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and French and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
The yearling by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy, Jody, living with his family on the Florida frontier shortly after the Civil War, must sacrifice his pet fawn for his family's survival
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
The Harvey girls by George Sidney ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a " Harvey House " restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of the Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar
The Alamo by John Wayne ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and German and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the Alamo, 185 men joined together to stand firm against a Mexican army of 7,000 and willingly gave their lives to insure the eventual independence of Texas
Boom town by Jack Conway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
Where the boys are ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the sunny beaches of Ft. Lauderdale, four college girls search for a wild and hopefully romantic spring break
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired ranger and his three aged pals help to clean up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff
The over the hill gang The over the hill gang rides again by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feature 1. When a small Texas town is besieged by political corruption, several elderly ex-Rangers reunite to stem the crooked tide. Feature 2. The legendary Baltimore Kid has been wrongly accused of a crime. Only four men are brave enough to clear his name and clean up the town
The deadly companions ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex Union Army officer, a Confederate deserter, an eager young gunslinger and a former dance hall hostess plan to rob a bank, but each has their own private agenda
The Over-the-hill gang rides again ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four retired Texas Rangers come to the aid of the legendary Baltimore Kid when he has been falsely accused of a crime. A 1970 TV-movie sequel to the 1969 "Over-the-hill gang" motion picture
Fireball 500 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fireball 500: Stock car racer Dave Owens plays into the hands of whiskey runners by agreeing to drive in a cross-country road race. He is assisted by Jane Harris and Sonny Leander Fox. Soon Dave and Sonny begin a friendly rivalry for Jane
The adventures of Francis the talking mule ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis the talking mule: A talking mule adopts a second lieutenant as his master in the Burmese jungle during World War II
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her father is killed in a fight with the local oil barons, Cherokee Lansing starts her own wells on her ranch to compete. Once the wells start producing oil, Cherokee's desire for revenge turns into a desire for wealth at the expense of her friends and the environment
Rescue adventures collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of Cougar Canyon: When a goat wanders away from a ranch and into a canyon rumored to be haunted, two boys travel together onto the Navajo reservation to rescue her. Night of the wolf: A life-threatening accident strands a ranch owner in the wilderness with a wolf, while her son dodges poachers to rescue his mother. George!: A New York socialite gives her spoiled St. Bernard to her brother Jim in Switzerland, and both man and dog take an immediate disliking to each other until Jim is injured after an avalance. Poco, little dog lost: When his vacationing family gets in a car accident, their pet dog escapes the crash unharmed but lost. As the family searches for him, Poco adventures through Yosemite National Park to get home. Toby McTeague: A father-son dogsledding team is on the rocks when Toby has a falling-out with his father, a well known Canadian malamute breeder and dogsledder
The decade you were born ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over-the-Hill Gang: With the help of three "over-the-hill" old pals, a retired Texas Ranger cleans up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff. Bonanza: When an Indian saves Ben Cartwright's life, Ben later gives the man and his family a few acres of farmland without realizing the land is next to a racist farmer
20 wild westerns marshals & gunmen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 20 film western super pack contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the Twentieth Century. Don't miss classic John Wayne, Lee Van Cleef, Chuck Connors, Jack Palance and others as they fight to stay alive and bring the bad guys to justice!
Classic Western round-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man from the Alamo: A soldier delegated to escape the Alamo, the famous besieged fort, is labeled a coward and a deserter, and instead of defending himself, he sets out to gain revenge on a band of renegades
 
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German (1)
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