WorldCat Identities

Huston, Walter 1884-1950

Overview
Works: 442 works in 1,339 publications in 9 languages and 20,385 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Biographical films  War films  Historical films  Silent films  Musical films  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Speaker, Singer, Commentator, Host, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walter Huston
The treasure of the Sierra Madre by John Huston( Visual )

122 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,206 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

51 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rousing musical depicting the life of George M. Cohan--playwright, entertainer, and composer
And then there were none by Barry Fitzgerald( Visual )

41 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One by one guests are being murdered on a mysterious island and those remaining realize the killer is among them
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

30 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,145 WorldCat member 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
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

58 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln: An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States focusing on Lincoln's personal tragedies as well as his great accomplishments
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1930 Re-Release Title Sequence: This is the 1930 re-release title sequence for The Birth of a Nation. Prelude: This is a prelude from the re-release of the film featuring D.W. Griffith and Walter Huston. Intermission Sequence: This is an intermission sequence from the re-release of the film featuring D.W. Griffith and Walter Huston. The Making of The Birth of a Nation: This documentary is about the making of The Birth of a Nation
The outlaw by Howard Hughes( Visual )

72 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and French and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Notorious western tells the tale of Billy the Kid and the sexy dame (Jane Russell) who loves him."
Dodsworth by William Wyler( Visual )

23 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member 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
Yankee Doodle Dandy : original motion picture soundtrack by George M Cohan( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The furies( Visual )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member 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
American madness by Frank Capra( Visual )

13 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the height of the Great Depression a populist bank president is saved from financial ruin by his small depositors
The Shanghai gesture by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

37 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member 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
Dragon seed( Visual )

9 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a mansion on a remote island where, one by one, they are murdered
World war II : why we fight( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 219 WorldCat member 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
Gabriel over the White House by Carey Wilson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member 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
Prelude to war by Frank Capra( Visual )

25 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelude to war: Recounts the Japanese incursion into Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the beginnings of the Nazi takeover in Eastern Europe. The Nazis strike: Documents the relentless advance of Germany's military machine, as Hitler's armies terrorize their victims with blitzkrieg tactics and spread through the Rhineland, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland
Why We Fight by Frank Capra( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propaganda series produced by the United States government which documents the causes and exhorts Americans to support World War 2
The premiere Frank Capra collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't take it with you: A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
The Virginian by -( Visual )

8 editions published between 1929 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Cooper plays the title role, the foreman of a Wyoming ranch who's trying to save his stock from a gang of cattle rustlers
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The treasure of the Sierra Madre
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

والتر هيوستن

ウォルター・ヒューストン

華特·休斯頓

沃爾特·休斯頓

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Yankee Doodle DandyAnd then there were noneDodsworthAmerican madnessDragon seedWhy We FightThe premiere Frank Capra collection