WorldCat Identities

Wills, Chill 1902-1978

Works: 186 works in 469 publications in 5 languages and 12,604 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Film remakes  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Host, Director, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Chill Wills
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,160 WorldCat member 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! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

40 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action and adventure in a western setting
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and French and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
The yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member 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
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough( Visual )

57 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 693 WorldCat member 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
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
The Harvey girls by George Sidney( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member 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
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member 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
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member 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 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the sunny beaches of Ft. Lauderdale, four college girls search for a wild and hopefully romantic spring break
The deadly companions by Direct Source Special Products Inc( Visual )

30 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bitter gunfighter accidentally kills a dance hall girl's son. He accompanies her on a trek through Apache territory to bury the son beside his father
The decade you were born( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you were born in the 60s, your decade opened with John F. Kennedy as the 35th President of the United States; the cartoon The Flintstones appeared on Television for the first time; Chubby Checker started a new dance craze with the sensational twist; the U.S. men's ice hockey team won gold in the winter Olympics at Squaw Valley, California; and Alan Shepard made the first U.S. space fight
20 wild westerns marshals & gunmen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member 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!
Rescue adventures collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member 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
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father is killed in a fight with the local oil barons, Cherokee Lansing starts her own wells on her ranch to compete. Once the wells start producing oil, Cherokee's desire for revenge turns into a desire for wealth at the expense of her friends and the environment
The adventures of Francis the talking mule( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis the talking mule: A talking mule adopts a second lieutenant as his master in the Burmese jungle during World War II
Meet me in St. Louis by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young St. Louis girl and her family are troubled to discover that their Father has accepted a transfer to New York City which will cause them to miss the St. Louis World's Fair
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California: "Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire"--Written by Rod Crawford in IMDB, viewed Oct. 29, 2012
Fireball 500( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member 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
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
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Alternative Names
Chill Wills acteur américain

Chill Wills aktor amerykański

Chill Wills Amerikaans acteur (1902-1978)

Chill Wills attore statunitense

Chill Wills US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

Чилл Уиллс

צ'יל וילס

چیل ویلز



English (219)

German (6)

Spanish (6)

French (2)

Chinese (1)

McLintock!The yearling