WorldCat Identities

Windom, William 1923-2012

Overview
Works: 217 works in 345 publications in 2 languages and 12,460 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Legal films  Fiction  Detective and mystery television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Fantasy films  Television adaptations  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Windom
To Kill a Mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 3,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregory Peck plays a southern lawyer who defends a black man accused of rape in this film version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The way in which it captures a time, a place, and above all, a mood, makes this film a masterpiece
The homecoming : a Christmas story( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on a Depression Christmas Eve in 1933, this story centers around the Waltons as they prepare to celebrate Christmas together, awaiting the return of their father as he travels home through treacherous weather
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
The Americanization of Emily by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 608 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 541 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
Murder, she wrote( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 487 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
She's having a baby by John Hughes( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 378 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 dilemmas make for a poignant and funny look at chasing the good life
Star trek, the original series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe
Murder, she wrote( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This season takes novelist-turned-detective, Jessica Fletcher, from not-so-sleepy Cabot Cove to the dangerous bright lights of New York City and beyond. From uncovering false fortune seekers to tracking down two-faced killers, Jessica is always there to catch the culprit and pen the final solution to the case
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 )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 273 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 )

2 editions 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 )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 236 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 )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 230 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 200 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
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Oscar-winning classic, a Macy's Department Store Santa who insists his name is Kris Kringle teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith and the value of imagination
Brewster McCloud by Robert Altman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and German and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his aerie high within the Houston Astrodome, with help from his offbeat friends, a boy is going to learn to fly with his homemade wings. Expect a miracle from young Brewster McCloud. Director Robert Altman (MASH, Nashville, Gosford Park) weaves an offbeat tale of young McCloud (Bud Cort--Harold and Maude) who lives in an abandoned bomb shelter inside the dome and studies the flight of his pet birds. He's helped in his quest by the seraphic Louise (Sally Kellerman), thwarted by Daphne Heap (Margaret Hamilton--The Wicked Witch of the West from The Wizard of Oz) and seduced by Suzanne (Shelley Duvall). But when murder victims start to appear--covered in telltale bird droppings--this story of a quirky young man with a dream to break free takes an ominous turn
Murder, she wrote( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 126 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 Bluegrass Special( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 123 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
Hot-air Henry by Mary Calhoun( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 116 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
 
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To Kill a Mockingbird
Alternative Names
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Windom Bill

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Languages
English (96)

German (1)

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