WorldCat Identities

Wills, Chill 1902-1978

Overview
Works: 179 works in 395 publications in 4 languages and 11,566 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction  Western films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film and video adaptations  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Host, Vocalist, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chill Wills
Giant by George Stevens ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 2,150 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! ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in English and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cattle baron George Washington McLintock fights with his estranged wife who wants nothing from him except a divorce. His daughter and the local political land-grabbers are fighting with McLintock as well. Along with taming the West, McLintock finally "tames" everyone who has been fighting with him
Rio Grande by John Ford ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and French and held by 956 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 Clarence Brown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 875 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
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 482 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
The Harvey girls by George Sidney ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan meets a cheery group 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 travelers
The Alamo by John Wayne ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and German and held by 401 WorldCat member 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
Boom town by Jack Conway ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 353 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 284 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 ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 193 WorldCat member 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
The over the hill gang The over the hill gang rides again by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member 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 adventures of Francis the talking mule ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis goes to the races: Peter and Francis go to stay on a horsebreeding ranch. Peter is smitten by the owner's granddaughter, and Francis enjoys the easy life. But a debt has come due that threatens the ranch, and Francis uses connections with his equine friends to come up with some winners
Tulsa by Stuart Heisler ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member 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
Rescue adventures collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 149 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
20 wild westerns marshals & gunmen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 146 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!
The decade you were born ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over-the-Hill Gang: With the help of three "over-the-hill" old pals, a retired Texas Ranger cleans up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff. Bonanza: When an Indian saves Ben Cartwright's life, Ben later gives the man and his family a few acres of farmland without realizing the land is next to a racist farmer
Classic Western round-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man from the Alamo: A soldier delegated to escape the Alamo, the famous besieged fort, is labeled a coward and a deserter, and instead of defending himself, he sets out to gain revenge on a band of renegades
Fireball 500 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 127 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 Michał Jagiełło ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 78 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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Languages
English (183)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
French (1)
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