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Huston, Walter 1884-1950

Overview
Works: 493 works in 1,259 publications in 8 languages and 19,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Silent films  Biographical films  Musical films  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Speaker, Singer, Commentator, Host, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Walter Huston
Publications by Walter Huston
Publications by Walter Huston, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Walter Huston
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( visu )
102 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,187 libraries worldwide
Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune
Yankee Doodle Dandy by Michael Curtiz( visu )
44 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,357 libraries worldwide
A rousing musical depicting the life of George M. Cohan--playwright, entertainer, and composer
And then there were none by Barry Fitzgerald( visu )
35 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
This classic adaption one of Agatha Christie's finest novels won the Golden Leopard prize at the Locarno International Film Festival. The story begins with several strangers being summoned to a remote island. One by one they begin to die, until only two are left
The Devil and Daniel Webster ( visu )
30 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( visu )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 713 libraries worldwide
New York vs. The Birth of a Nation: The Censor Cuts: This documentary features the archival documents pertaining to the censorship battles over the film's 1922 re-release
Dodsworth by William Wyler( visu )
23 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 665 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged American retires and he and his wife go to Europe where they find a new set of values and relationships
The outlaw by Howard Hughes( visu )
63 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and French and held by 647 libraries worldwide
"Notorious western tells the tale of Billy the Kid and the sexy dame (Jane Russell) who loves him."
Yankee Doodle Dandy : original motion picture soundtrack by George M Cohan( file )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
The furies ( visu )
8 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 libraries worldwide
In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( visu )
51 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the life of Abraham Lincoln
Rain by Lewis Milestone( visu )
51 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Sadie Thompson is a South Seas island trollop confronted by an old-fashioned fire-and brimstone minister who masquerades his desires for her as a desire to save her soul. Unable to accept his sin, the minister cuts his throat and Sadie turns to a naive Marine to continue her dissolute lifestyle
Abraham Lincoln ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
The struggle: An intimate drama of an American man who falls victim to the debilitating affliction of alcoholism
American madness by Frank Capra( visu )
10 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 248 libraries worldwide
During the height of the Great Depression a populist bank president is saved from financial ruin by his small depositors
Dragon seed ( visu )
9 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Jade, a beautiful young peasant, becomes a heroic guerilla fighter in defense of her country
René Clair's and then there were none ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a mansion on a remote island where, one by one, they are murdered
The Shanghai gesture by Josef Von Sternberg( visu )
27 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 238 libraries worldwide
"In Shanghai's slimy underworld, English financier Sir Guy Charteris tries to close a gambling den, owned by the devious Mother Gin Sling. However, Gin Sling learns that Charteris's daughter Poppy is a regular at her establishment and with the help of the coldly seductive Dr. Omar, she lures Poppy into gambling and drug addictions. Gin Sling blackmails Charteris and reveals a shocking secret, plunging them to another level of hell."--Container
World war II : why we fight ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Propaganda series originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort
The premiere Frank Capra collection by Frank Capra( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Mr. Deeds goes to town: A small-town poet is declared insane when he tries to give away his $20 million inheritance to the nation's poor
Gabriel over the White House by Carey Wilson( visu )
8 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
U.S. President Judson Hammond, a corrupt politician, survives an auto accident to miraculously become virtuous, proclaiming himself dictator, curing the Depression, subduing organized crime, and attaining world peace
Katharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Morning glory: A small-town community-theatre actress comes to New York dreaming of theatrical stardom. She amuses a producer and a playwright with her naiviete. Partly out of sympathy, the playwright arranges for her to understudy a troublesome theatrical star. When the star walks out on opening night, the young actress goes on to triumphant success. She is warned not to let it go to her head or become a "morning glory": a briefly spectacular "bloomer" that withers and dies within a very short time
 
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Alternative Names
Houghston, Walter 1884-1950
Huston, Walter
Walter Huston Actor, singer
Walter Huston aktor amerykański
Walter Huston attore canadese
Walter Huston Canadees acteur
Walter Huston canadisk skuespiller
Walter Huston kanadai származású amerikai színész
Walter Huston kanadensisk skådespelare
Walter Huston kanadischer Schauspieler
Walter Huston kanadisk skodespelar
Walter Huston kanadisk skuespiller
Γουόλτερ Χιούστον
Волтер Хјустон
Г'юстон Волтер
Уолтър Хюстън
Хьюстон, Уолтер
וולטר יוסטון
والتر هاستون بازیگر کانادایی
ウォルター・ヒューストン
華特·休斯頓
沃爾特·休斯頓
Languages
English (443)
German (14)
Spanish (13)
French (10)
Multiple languages (5)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
Turkish (1)
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