Wills, Chill 1902-1978
Most widely held works about Chill Wills
Most widely held works by Chill Wills
Giant ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 1,727 libraries worldwide
Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons.
McLintock ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in English and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action and adventure in a western setting.
The yearling ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
A young boy, Jody, living with his family on the Florida frontier shortly after the Civil War, must sacrifice his pet fawn for his family's survival.
Rio Grande ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and French and held by 770 libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians.
Leave her to heaven ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder.
The Harvey girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
On a train trip West to become a mail order bride Susan Bradley meets a cheery crew of young women traveling out to open a "Harvey House" restaurant at a remote whistle stop to provide good cooking and wholesome company for railway travellers. When Susan and her bashful suitor find romance daunting, Susan joins the Harvey Girls instead. The saloon across the street with its alluring worldly-wise women offers them tough competition, fair and foul, and Susan catches the eye of Ned Trent, the distant but intense proprietor of the bar.
Boom town ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other.
Where the boys are ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
On the sunny beaches of Ft. Lauderdale, four college girls search for a wild and hopefully romantic spring break.
The over the hill gang ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A retired ranger and his three aged pals try to clean up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff.
The Alamo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas.
The Alamo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
At the Alamo, 185 men joined together to stand firm against a Mexican army of 7,000 and willingly gave their lives to insure the eventual independence of Texas.
The Over-the-hill gang rides again ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Four retired Texas Rangers come to the aid of the legendary Baltimore Kid when he has been falsely accused of a crime. A 1970 TV-movie sequel to the 1969 "Over-the-hill gang" motion picture.
The adventures of Francis the talking mule ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Francis the talking mule: A talking mule adopts a second lieutenant as his master in the Burmese jungle during World War II.
The over the hill gang The over the hill gang rides again ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Feature 1. When a small Texas town is besieged by political corruption, several elderly ex-Rangers reunite to stem the crooked tide. Feature 2. The legendary Baltimore Kid has been wrongly accused of a crime. Only four men are brave enough to clear his name and clean up the town.
The deadly companions ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
An ex Union Army officer, a Confederate deserter, an eager young gunslinger and a former dance hall hostess plan to rob a bank, but each has their own private agenda.
Classic Western round-up. Volume 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Experience shootouts, fights and escapades in these four classic Westerns and see how the West was really won.
Tulsa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
During the 1920's, the mad rush for oil changed Tulsa from a sleepy plains town to a bustling metropolis. It seemed as if Tulsa became the oil capital of the world virtually overnight, but at what cost? Cherokee Lansing, a beautiful cattleman's daughter, loses her father in a freak oil mining accident. Determined to save her ranch, she attempts to single-handedly challenge a powerful oil mogul, only to become one herself.--Container.
Fireball 500 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Fireball 500: Stock car racer Dave Owens plays into the hands of whiskey runners by agreeing to drive in a cross-country road race. He is assisted by Jane Harris and Sonny Leander Fox. Soon Dave and Sonny begin a friendly rivalry for Jane.
Rescue adventures collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
The legend of Cougar Canyon: When a goat wanders away from a ranch and into a canyon rumored to be haunted, two boys travel together onto the Navajo reservation to rescue her. Night of the wolf: A life-threatening accident strands a ranch owner in the wilderness with a wolf, while her son dodges poachers to rescue his mother. George!: A New York socialite gives her spoiled St. Bernard to her brother Jim in Switzerland, and both man and dog take an immediate disliking to each other until Jim is injured after an avalance. Poco, little dog lost: When his vacationing family gets in a car accident, their pet dog escapes the crash unharmed but lost. As the family searches for him, Poco adventures through Yosemite National Park to get home. Toby McTeague: A father-son dogsledding team is on the rocks when Toby has a falling-out with his father, a well known Canadian malamute breeder and dogsledder.
20 wild westerns marshals & gunmen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
This 20 film western super pack contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the Twentieth Century. Don't miss classic John Wayne, Lee Van Cleef, Chuck Connors, Jack Palance and others as they fight to stay alive and bring the bad guys to justice!
Action and adventure films Adams, Samuel Hopkins,--1871-1958 Apache Indians--Wars Children and animals College students Comedy films Comedy films Daughters Deer Drama Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Florida Florida--Fort Lauderdale Frontier and pioneer life Giant (Ferber, Edna) Gushers Jealousy Juvenile works Mail order brides Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Marriage Married people Musical films Musical films North America--Rio Grande Oil wells Outlaws Racism Ranch life Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan,--1896-1953 Restaurants Romantic comedy films Spring break Texas Texas--Marfa Tom and Jerry films United States.--Army.--Cavalry Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Waitresses West (U.S.) Western films Western films