WorldCat Identities

Devane, William 1939-

Works: 292 works in 695 publications in 6 languages and 20,151 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Western films  Crime films  Detective and mystery television programs  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by William Devane
McCabe & Mrs. Miller by Robert Altman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charismatic but dumb John McCabe arrives in a turn-of-the-century Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Shrewd Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after construction begins. She offers to help McCabe run his business and the whorehouse thrives. McCabe and Mrs. Miller draw closer, despite their conflicting intelligences and philosophies. Soon, however, the mining deposits in the town attract the attention of a major corporation, which wants to buy out McCabe along with the rest. His decision has major repercussions for him, Mrs. Miller, and the town
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

42 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
Jesse Stone by Robert Harmon( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Stone is a down-and-out former L.A. police detective whose biggest battle is now against the bottle, as the demons of his past rise to haunt him while he drives himself to distraction by pursuing a decade-old murder case. Finding refuge in the small town of Paradise, Chief Stone reopens an unsolved murder case, digging up clues in an old grave and pursuing the ghosts of a forgotten crime. But it's not just the victim's and killer's pasts that rise up to the surface-- it's his own, becoming the chilling focus of a riveting investigation that uncovers one shocking revelation after another
Jesse Stone( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that Jesse Stone has settled in as Paradise's police chief, he has to solve the grisly murder of a teenage girl. The investigation uncovers abuse and even leads him to a conflict with a Boston mob
Jesse Stone by Tom Selleck( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Stone is shot while moonlighting on a Boston stakeout, leaving his friend fighting for his life and Stone out for justice. His rogue investigation to find the shooter leads him into Boston's shady underworld. This leads him right into the bed of a Boston PD investigator, who wants his head on a platter if he continues to pursue the case. Meanwhile, Stone is approached by a broken-hearted mother who is convnced her kidnapped son is still alive
Jesse Stone( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse starts moonlighting for one of his friends after he is suspended. He investigates a series of murders in Boston that he believes are all connected to a notorious mob boss
Family plot by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

40 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cabbie and a psychic team up to find a dead man in exchange for a $10,000 reward
Jesse Stone( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his involuntary retirement, Jesse Stone investigates the suspicious death of a young friend while the Paradise police force deals with the arrogant new chief, who is the son-in-law of a town councilman
Jesse Stone : benefit of the doubt( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse finds himself struggling to get his job back as the Paradise police chief, and he is forced to rely on his cop intuition to sort through a maze of misleading clues and hidden meaning as he attempts to solve a shocking and horrifying mob related double homicide
50 to 1( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A misfit group of New Mexico cowboys find themselves on the journey of a lifetime when their crooked-footed racehorse qualifies for the Kentucky Derby."--Container
Stargate by Ben Browder( Visual )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and Italian and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adrenaline-driven, action adventure, members of SG-1 find themselves returning to a world where their history has been dramatically altered. Continuing the legacy of "Stargate SG-1," the longest-running, scripted, made-for television series in U.S. broadcast sting history, Stargate: Continuum reunites Richard Dean Anderson as Jack O'Neill, with series favorites Ben Browder, Amanda Tapping, Christopher Judge, Claudia Black, Golden Globeʼ winner and three-time Emmy Awardʼ-winning actor, Beau Bridges and Michael Shanks as Daniel Jackson
The Missiles of October by Martin Sheen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Cuban missile crisis of October 1962. Looks at the tension and decision making process President Kennedy and his staff endured trying to make a firm point about Cuba while keeping the US out of nuclear war with the Soviet Union
24 by 24( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exiled in London for four years, former counter terrorist unit agent Jack Bauer must spring into action to try to save U.S. President James Heller. In retribution for a drone strike he ordered, Heller sits in the crosshairs of the window of an al-Qaeda leader. Along the way, Jack faces his ex-love, Heller's daughter Audrey, who's married to chief of staff Mark Boudreau. Teaming with CTU operative-turned-hackivitst Chloe O'Brian, Jack risks everything to try to protect the U.S., prevent a global terrorist attack, and outrun the CIA head - as the pulse-quickening tension unfolds in real time!
Monte Walsh : the last cowboy by Simon Wincer( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and French and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte Walsh and his friends are cowboys and bronco busters, plying their trade in the Wyoming Territory of 1892. The advancement of civilization has all but rendered Monte obsolete, but Monte doesn't want to change his ways. But with the corporate buy-ups of Wyoming land, Monte and his friends may be forced to move on
A Christmas visitor by Meredith Baxter( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family that hasn't celebrated Christmas since their son was killed in the Gulf War is visited by a soldier that bears a striking resemblence to their son
Space cowboys by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They had trained body and mind for America's leap into space. But when the moment came, they were replaced. Now, 40 years later, another moment has come and this time it's all theirs. These old-school test pilots whose grasp of outdated technology makes them the only ones able to repair a primitive, deorbiting Russian satellite that imperils Earth
The river why( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sick of living in a home shrouded with secrets, lies, and a smothering sense of competition, Gus runs away from home and the shadow of his famous fly-fishing father. Determined to live life like he wants it, Gus makes his new home in a secluded cabin on the banks of a river where he plans to fish all day. Instead, he is propelled into a quest for self-discovery
Yanks by John Schlesinger( Visual )

22 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This beautifully filmed drama follows three American soldiers stationed in England during WWII and the relationships that they form with three local women: Jean, Helen, and Mollie. The relationships that blossom would affect their lives forever
Testament by Lynne Littman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nuclear strike has occurred. No one knows who did it. No one knows why. A mother must hold her family together and helplessly watch as her loved ones become victims of radiation
Race to space by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the first chimpanzee in space. When young Billy, whose dad works for NASA, is asked by Dr. McGuiness to help train the chimps for the NASA space mission, he develops a close bond with Mac, one of the chimps. Billy soon realizes that something is going wrong on the mission and works in the hope of bringing Mac safely home
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De Vane William

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