WorldCat Identities

Windom, William 1923-2012

Works: 179 works in 331 publications in 4 languages and 12,359 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Television series  Fiction  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by William Windom
Murder, she wrote by Angela Lansbury( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rejoin Jessica Fletcher, everyone's favorite mystery writer, back in Cabot Cove, as she continues her quest to find the truth in even the murkiest circumstances
The homecoming : a Christmas story by Script (Musical group)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on a Depression Christmas Eve in 1933, this heart-tugging story centers around the Waltons, a rural family in the Blue Ridge Mountains, as they prepare to celebrate Christmas together. Inspired by the TV series, The Waltons
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and French and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third Planet of the apes film, two intelligent simians from the future, Cornelius and Zira travel to present-day Earth. They become instant sensations, wined and dined and treated like celebrities -- until a high-level plot forces them to run for their lives
The Americanization of Emily by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison (Garner) loves his job: as 'dog robber' his duties consist of rounding up scarce delicacies and services, while safely avoiding combat. Admiral William Jessup (Douglas), however, is intent on having a sailor as the first casualty on D-Day - preferably with a film crew filming him. Having fallen for his English motor pool driver Emily (Andrews), freewheeling Madison struggles to escape being sent off to land on Omaha Beach as the cameraman
Sudden mischief by Robert B Parker( Recording )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad Sterling--former Harvard football player, ne'er-do-well, and Susan Silverman's long out-of touch ex-husband--is by all appearances a successful businessman. But when, in the course of running a vast fundraiser called Galapalooza, he is charged with sexual harassment, he turns to Susan for help. Though Brad denies the charge, he's desperate, behind in alimony and child support payments to other exes, and in the verge of insolvency. When Spenser, Susan's current love interest, reluctantly agrees to take the case, however, Brad claims everything is fine--he's free of debt and free of problems
She's having a baby by John Hughes( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a young couple and the problems they face when she announces that she's pregnant. Their solutions to real-life dilemnas make for a poignant and funny look at chasing the good life
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Murder, she wrote( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famed mystery writer Jessica Fletcher has a gift for solving mysteries. It seems murder follows her around, whether it be to the houses of her seemingly endless number of friends, nieces, and nephews or right in her hometown of Cabot Cove, Maine. She has become a respected amateur criminologist, helping the police solve crime. Jessica is sometimes assisted by her friends, relatives or other sleuths
Murder, she wrote( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessica Fletcher is a world famous mystery writer who travels the globe doing research for her next book. She is in for a wild time when she ends up investigating the murder of a anti-zoo activist; travels to Amsterdam and looks into the disappearance of a friend, becoming a suspect to a more serious crime; a director is killed in Cabot Cove while filming a documentary; Jessica's Hawaiian vacation is interrupted when a family fued escalates into murder; and secrets and lies are exposed when Cabot Cove's bullying town barber is found electrocuted in Jessica's garage
Once an eagle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of America in the 20th century, told through the lives of two career soldiers, spanning both World Wars. Sam Damon is a courageous and compassionate man who finds his calling leading his men in war and in peacetime. Courtney Massengale, on the other hand, is a ruthless achiever who will let nothing stand in his way to the top. In the late days of World War I, Damon and Massengale become friends, but as events unfold, the vast difference in their personalities leads to a face-off in a life and death struggle of good and evil
Now you see him, now you don't( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter Riley, a bumbling college student, develops a liquid that makes objects, including humans, disappear
Dopamine( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rand is a computer animator who has designed an artificial intelligent life form named Koy Koy. When forced by investors to test Koy Koy in a kindergarten classroom, Rand meets Sarah. Sparks fly, and Koy Koy becomes the catalyst for Sarah and Rand's spirited dialogue on the nature of romantic attraction and attachment, all the while getting to the root of whether love is the natural chemical our bodies produce when we fall in love or just plain courtship chemistry
Hot-air Henry by Mary Calhoun( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Hot-air Henry, by Mary Calhoun. Host LeVar Burton attends a colorful national ballooning event in South Carolina. He then provides a comical look into the past at some flying machines that didn't. Three books are also reviewed: "Easy-to-make spaceships that really fly" by Mary Blocksma and Dewey Blocksma, "The big balloon race" by Eleanor Coerr, and "Just us women" by Jeannette Caines
The Bluegrass Special( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl has a very special dream. Woodhill is a beautiful race horse who received a bad reputation because he threw and injured his rider in a race in Tijuana. Penny is a teenage horse trainer who dreams of becoming a jockey. She picks Woodhill to race in the upcoming Bluegrass Special. Penny's devotion and determination are an inspiration to anyone who believes that dreams can come true
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kris Kringle, while working at Macy's, encounters an unbelieving child and goes on trial to prove he is Santa
Brewster McCloud by Robert Altman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brewster McCloud is a strange young man who lives under the Houston Astrodome and is secretly building a pair of giant wings. A ruthless killer is on the loose in Houston, and some of the city's richest and most illustrious citizens are among the victims. Is it the killer's bizarre trademark or merely a coincidence that each corpse is marked with bird droppings?
Ghost story by Peter Straub( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The members of the Chowder Society get together each week to share tales of horror. They begin to die mysteriously because of a real life ghost story that is part of their past
Attack of the 50 foot woman by Nathan Juran( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People don't take this wealthy, beautiful woman seriously until she meets a spaceship. No one believes her story of the encounter until she grows to 50 ft. overnight. Then, she sees men in her life from a new angle -- looking down on them
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Murder, she wrote
Alternative Names
William Windom acteur

William Windom acteur américain

William Windom (actor)

William Windom ameerika näitleja

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William Windom amerikansk skodespelar

William Windom amerikansk skuespiller

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William Windom US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Windom Bill

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