WorldCat Identities

Hyer, Martha

Works: 50 works in 239 publications in 6 languages and 6,703 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Western films  Romance films  Film remakes  Beach party films  Musical films  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Martha Hyer
Most widely held works by Martha Hyer
Sabrina by Billy Wilder( Visual )

28 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family returns from Paris and dazzles the family's two sons
The sons of Katie Elder by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

44 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day that Katie Elder is buried, her four sons return home to Clearwater, Texas, to pay their last respects. It is a he-man story, as well as, a drama of the maternal influence of Katie Elder, her sacrifice, love and incredible valor. The hopes and aspirations for her sons is movingly communicated from beginning to conclusion
Houseboat by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A government attorney, separated from his wife when she dies, is left widowed with three unruly kids. When the youngest runs away, he is found by Cinzia, an Italian woman who is rebeling against her father. The children convince their father to hire her as their maid and through a series of misadventures move onto a dilapidated houseboat together
Some came running by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave Hirsch, a writer and army veteran, returns to 1948 Parkton, Indiana, his hometown. There he must come to terms with his roots and his future
The chase by Arthur Penn( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff attempts to capture an escaped convict before a bloodthirsty mob lynches him
Battle Hymn by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a WWII fighter pilot Colonel Dean Hess (Hudson) accidentally bombed a German orphanage, killing thirty-seven children. After entering the ministry to atone for the tragedy, Hess eventually rejoins the Air Force to train pilots in South Korea, while devoting his spare time to building a shelter for orphans. But now, to protect these children in a territory fraught with danger, he must fight ... and face the past once again!"--Container
Beach party by Orion Pictures Corporation( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bikini beach: Millionaire Harvey Huntington Honeywagon III tries to prove to his colleague Vivian Clements that his chimp, Clyde, is more intelligent than the average American teenagers. Meanwhile Dee Dee is torn between Frankie and British recording star, the Potato Bug. Eric Von Zipper shows up to aid Harvey's anti-teen campaign
The delicate delinquent( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bumbling janitor who pals around with the switch-blade set decides to become a cop
Francis in the Navy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talking mule joins the Navy
The night of the grizzly( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Jim Cole inherits land in Wyoming and trades his dangerous lawman's life for the comparatively cushy existence of a rancher. But he barely gets his family settled when new dangers plague them. He faces opposition both from a neighbor who wants that land for his own sons, and from a grizzly bear nicknamed Satan who keeps killing Cole's livestock
Beach party ; Bikini beach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side B. : A British recording star sets up headquarters on the beach and a grumpy newspaper publisher seeks to oust the kids from their beach area
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two friends, Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock, set off across the country in their beautiful new Corvette convertible, they never imagined the series of adventures in which they'd find themselves. As they drive from town to town, helping anyone who needs it, they traverse the country along the often dangerous highway known as Route 66
Cry vengeance( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vic Barron, a former San Francisco detective, is released from prison after three years for crimes he didn't commit. His wife and child were blown up in a car bomb meant for him, leaving him physically and emotionally scarred for life, and he was framed as a dirty cop and lost his job. Now he's crying vengeance against all those responsible
Francis the talking mule : complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis the talking mule: GI Peter Sterling, who appears to be bucking for a Section Eight, keeps insisting that Francis, a cantankerous Army mule, has the power of speech. It turns out that Francis not only can talk but is also a superb military strategist. With Francis' help, Sterling breaks up a Nazi spy ring and becomes a hero. Francis goes to the races: The loquacious equine and his plucky pal Peter get a job working on a horse-breeder's ranch and end up saving it from financial ruin when Francis, who has the inside track with the racehorses, provides Peter with names of the winners before the races are run. Francis goes to West Point: Peter Sterling, with the garrulous Francis' help, prevents the destruction of an atomic energy plant. As a reward, Peter is given a scholarship to West Point, where he quickly distinguishes himself as the military academy's biggest foul-up. Peter's future as an officer and a gentleman is saved by the timely arrival of Francis, who functions as the West Point football team's mascot. Francis covers the big town: former Army officer Peter Stirling becomes a reporter for a big city newspaper. His greatest source of news tips is his talking mule Francis, who has become friendly with all the police horses. Francis joins the WACS: A clerical mishap places ex-GI Peter back into service, where he is assigned to a WAC unit. Francis in the Navy: Army lieutenant Peter Sterling heads to a Navy base when it looks like his old pal Francis is about to be auctioned off as surplus. In short order, in a case of mistaken identity, both Sterling and Francis are sent off to sea. Francis in the haunted house: David meets Francis, he gets mixed up with crooks robbing a castle. Although David has informed the police, they suspect him of the robbery and the crooks what to do him in
War collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To hell and back : Based on Audie Murphy's autobiography, Murphy plays himself, from his upbringing as the son of Texas sharecroppers to his Army career in World War II, where he was the most-decorated American soldier
Old West outlaws : 20 tales of retribution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eye for an eye adventure starts here with 20 tales of payback and punishment! This 4 DVD collection of classic Westerns is sure to show how wild the west could be. From un-tamed youth to spiteful sheriffs and every ill-willed outlaw in-between, this collection will wrangle you in with over 28 hours of shoot-outs and showdowns. Saddle up for a wild ride with 20 movies filled with non-stop action-packed payback!
First men in the moon by H. G Wells( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amazing Sci-fi epic featuring unforgettable extraterrestrial creatures. As a team of United Nations astronauts prepares for a moon mission, they are confused by a man who claims he, his fiancee and a scientist journeyed to the moon 65 years ago and were attacked by grotesque, human-like forms that live in immense crystal caverns
The delicate delinquent ; The bellboy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bellboy: An incompetent, mute bellhop is rather unaccountably hired at a posh hotel in Miami Beach. A good deal of luggage is dropped, often from upper stories
Finding my way : a Hollywood memoir by Martha Hyer( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The sons of Katie Elder
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controlled identityJulien, Martin, 1924-2014

Hyer Wallis, Martha 1924-...

Wallis, Martha H.

Wallis, Martha Hyer

Wallis, Martha Hyer 1924-

Battle HymnThe delicate delinquent