WorldCat Identities

Witney, William 1915-2002

Overview
Works: 503 works in 823 publications in 1 language and 3,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Action and adventure films  Western television programs  Television series  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure television programs  History  Short films  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Author, Film editor, Performer, fmd, tld
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Witney
Zorro rides again( Visual )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro battles the power-hungry tyrant Captain Monastario from behind a mask
Under California stars( Visual )

24 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shady gang steal Trigger, Roy's horse, and hold him for ransom. Exciting chases and musical numbers
In a door, into a fight, out a door, into a chase : moviemaking remembered by the guy at the door by William Witney( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early in 1937, Bill Witney, a young film editor, went on-location for the filming of Republic's The Painted Stallion. Witney went on to direct or codirect 23 Republic serials. This engaging story is a behind-the-scenes look at the heyday of the Hollywood cliffhanger, the making of the movies, and the people involved in them"--Provided by publisher
Apache Rose( Visual )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogers and his horse Trigger are there to save the day, when a gang of no-good riverboat gamblers try to stake their claim on a lovely frontier woman's oil-rich land
Bells of San Angelo( Visual )

25 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Border patrolman Roy Rogers in on the trail of silver smugglers with plenty of help from Dale Evans, Andy Devine and Trigger
Bonanza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nestled amongst the pines above the shores of Lake Tahoe is the Ponderosa, the thousand-square mile home of Ben Cartwright and his sons, Adam, Hoss and Little Joe. The sixth season's adventures continue with tense situations, amusing predicaments, and heartwarming moments
Bonanza( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nestled amongst the pines above the shores of Lake Tahoe is the Ponderosa, the thousand-square mile home of Ben Cartwright and his sons, Adam, Hoss and Little Joe. The sixth season's adventures include Ben's kidnapping, Hoss' renowned appetite, a gripping murder trial, Little Joe's greatest fear, Adam's King Arthur encounter, and a problem of Shakespearian proportions
Apache rifles( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The racist army commander of an Arizona outpost must change his feelings for Native Americans when he falls for a beautiful Apache missionary. His attempts at reformation are frustrated by a band of gold-hungry miners who want to start a war with the Apaches
The adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil Dr. Fu Manchu plans to conquer the world in four rare episodes of this classic TV series
Bells of Coronado( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action, adventure and song. The threat of treason brings Roy Rogers to the small town of Coronado. Posing as a cowhand in need of work, he searches for a murderer plotting to sell uranium to an unfriendly power. Can Roy smash the conspiracy?
Master of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1848, a fanatical inventor seeks to fly around the world and stop war from his flying airship, the 'Albatross', a cross between a zeppelin and a helicopter. Adapted from two Jules Verne novels: 'Master of the World' and 'The Conqueror'
Drums of Fu Manchu( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In order to gain complete control of the barbaric bond of Asia, the nefarious Fu Manchu must acquire the fabled scepter of Genghis Khan. To find the lost tomb housing the scepter, he must first locate and assemble the Cardack segment, which will disclose the location of the tomb. Opposing him is his old nemesis, Sir Rayland Smith and Allen Parker. The adventures range from the United States to Asia, and contain some of the most fiendish cliffhangers ever put on film"--Container
Stranger at my door( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After carrying out a brazen bank robbery, gunfighter Clay Anderson finds safe haven in the home of soft-spoken minister Hollis Jarret, his beautiful wife Peg and their son. Hollis extends to Clay every hospitality and gives him every chance at redemption, despite the undeniable sexual attraction that is clearly forming between Peg and the gunman
Down Dakota way( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy returns to his hometown of Sun Rock to find the stepson of his beloved schoolteacher wanted for the cold-blooded killing of the town veterinarian. Only the murderer and his cohorts know what the vet took to his grave-- the knowledge of an outbreak of hoof-and-mouth disease that could wipe out every hard-working rancher in Sunset Valley
Arizona raiders( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Quantrill's Raider, Clint, and his pal, Willie, are sprung from a chain gang by Captain Tom Andrews on condition they agree to be deputized in order to round up the remaining members of the gang. It's a task they hope to accomplish by pretending to rejoin
Under California stars( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy's vacation from movie-making is turned into adventure when wild horse rustlers kidnap Trigger and hold the talented horse for ransom (1st film); Border patrolman Roy Rogers is on the trail of silver smugglers with plenty of help from Dale Evans, Andy Devine, and Trigger (2nd film)
Jungle girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for hidden African diamonds prompts the beautiful Nyoka and hero Jack Stanton to rise to the challenges of the wilderness and the always-scheming villains
Adventures of Red Ryder( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2000 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Ryder and Little Beaver round up ranchers to fight a crooked banker and his henchmen
Home in Oklahoma( Visual )

9 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a rancher is murdered and his fortune inherited by a young boy, a frontier newspaper editor teams up with a big-city journalist to hunt the killer. Following the trail of clues like a Sagebrush Sherlock, Rogers exposes a rival rancher as the culprit. Musical highlights include Roy and Dale's rendition of the novelty tune "Miguelito."
Jules Verne's Master of the world by William Witney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robur has at his fingertips an assortment of whiz-bang 19th-century whatchamacallits including the Albatross, a fantastic flying machine that's at once part zeppelin, part whirlybird, part resort hotel and completely lethal with its overwhelming combination of see-you-later speed and bombs-away firepower that can blast the armies of the world to their knees. Crafty Robur guides the Albatross over the continents, humbling nations one by one when they refuse to kowtow to his self-styled brand of peace or else. Finally, on-board captive and U.S. agent Strock decides he must somehow put an end to Robur's crazed scheme for world dominance while there is still a world to be saved
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
In a door, into a fight, out a door, into a chase : moviemaking remembered by the guy at the door
Alternative Names
Whiney, William 1915-2002

Whitney, William

Whitney, William 1915-2002

William Witney acteur américain

William Witney Amerikaans acteur (1915-2002)

William Witney amerikai rendező, színész, 1915-2002

William Witney regista e attore statunitense

William Witney US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Schauspieler, Schnittmeister

Witney, Bill

Witney, Bill 1915-2002

Witney, William 1915-2002

Witney, William N.

Witney William N. 1915-2002

Witney, William Nuelsen

Witney William Nuelsen 1915-2002

Вільям Вітні

Уильям Уитни

ویلیام ویتنی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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English (150)

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In a door, into a fight, out a door, into a chase : moviemaking remembered by the guy at the doorApache riflesDown Dakota wayJungle girlJules Verne's Master of the world