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Williams, Billy 1929-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 272 publications in 5 languages and 9,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Epic films  History  Comedy films  Television plays  Romance films  Caper films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Actor, Videographer , Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Billy Williams
 
Most widely held works by Billy Williams
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

67 editions published between 1981 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 3,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 1,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the conflicts between three generations of the Thayers. The crotchety old professor and his wife spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's son, while the daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
The wind and the lion by Sean Connery( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1904 Morocco, European powers desire a foothold in the Arab world -- and desert chieftain Raisuli (Sean Connery) is determined to stir up tribal fury against them. So he kidnaps an American widow (Candace Bergen) and her children, igniting a chain of events that include President Theodore Roosevelt (Brian Keith) wielding the big stick of foreign policy, and Raisuli matching wits and sharing mutual admiration with his lovely captive. (Based on the real-life Perdicaris Incident.)
Women in love by Ken Russell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nell'Inghilterra del 1920 una timida maestra si innamora di un ispettore scolastico, mentre la sorella, una scultrice anticonformista, dà vita a un rapporto passionale e torbido con un industriale. E anche tra gli uomini nascerà un sentimento ambiguo. (Mereghetti)
Sunday bloody Sunday( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the romantic lives of two Londoners, a middle-aged doctor and a prickly thirty something divorcee, who are sleeping with the same handsome young artist. A revelation in its day, this may be the 1970s most intelligent, multitextured film about the complexities of romantic relationships; it is keenly acted and sensitively directed, from a penetrating screenplay
Sunday bloody Sunday by John Schlesinger( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young designer shares his sexual favors equally between loves of different sexes, a Jewish doctor and a lady executive
Women in love( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in an English mining community on the crest of modernity, this traces the shifting currents of desire that link the emancipated Brangwen sisters to a freethinking dreamer and a hard willed industrialist, as well as the men's own erotically charged friendship
Going in style( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three senior citizens who are bored with their lives decide to rob a bank. If they get away with it they have the money, and if they get caught they wonder what the police will do to three old men
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Departing Hamburg in high spirits, 937 Jewish Germans have been offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba, in 1939. The passengers are looking forward to their new life. However, the whole voyage is actually a Nazi propaganda scheme and the passengers are never really intended to be allowed ashore once they reach their destination. After weeks of unsuccessful pleas they are forced to return back to Europe. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
DreamChild by David McPhail( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and French and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy based on the true life visit of 80 year-old Alice Liddell Hargreaves, the inspiration for "Alice in Wonderland," to New York to celebrate the centennial of Lewis Carroll's birth. As Alice observes the developing romance between her traveling companion, Lucy, and a New York reporter, she reflects on her friendship with Lewis Carroll and finds herself haunted by the characters he created that amused her when she was a child
The silent partner by Elliott Gould( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After getting wind of master criminal Harry Reikle's plan to rob his bank, Miles Cullen squirrels away $50,000 in a safety deposit box. The scheme works, until Reikle learns of the discrepancy and comes looking for Cullen
Billion dollar brain by Ken Russell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Palmer has left the British Secret Service and become a private detective. One of his first assignments is to deliver an apparently innocent thermos flask to an old friend in Helsinki. Palmer is suspicious of the flask and his friend's motives
Gandhi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This movie poignantly deals with the conflicts between three generations as they spend their summer together on a lake in New England
Monsignor by Frank Perry( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsignor is a provocative and controversial drama about an ambitious American priest at war with his principles while embroiled in the high stakes of Vatican politics and finance. His clerical vows are further tested as he finds himself passionately drawn to a young postulant nun
Lyle Lovett and his large band by Lyle Lovett( Recording )

4 editions published in 1989 in Undetermined and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered a country artist, the blues and retro-jazz insinuations in his music still make him an innovator
The Manhattan project( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school science prodigy builds an atomic bomb with stolen plutonium to win the 45th National Science Fair and expose a nuclear weapons lab posing as nuclear medicine in Ithaca NY. Now it is a race against time as he tries to escape the military who learns of his plans
The ballad of Tam Lin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the ancient Scottish ballad "Tam Lin" (one of it's many titles), the plot concerns an aging, beautiful woman who uses her wealth (and occasionally, witchcraft) to control a decadent pack of attractive young people she surrounds herself with."--IMDb
Going in style( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about three kindly old men who decide to light up the twilight of their lives by pulling a daylight bank holdup
 
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Billy Williams acteur, directeur de la photographie

Billy Williams acteur et directeur de la photographie britannique

Billy Williams brit operatőr

Billy Williams britischer Kameramann

Billy Williams British cinematographer

Billy Williams Brits director of photography

Billy Williams direttore della fotografia inglese

Williams, Billy

Μπίλι Ουίλιαμς

Билли Уильямс британский кинооператор

בילי ויליאמס

بيلي وليامز

بیلی ویلیامز (فیلم‌بردار)

बिली विलियम्स ब्रिटिश सिनेमाटोग्राफर

বিলী উইলিয়ামস ব্রিটিশ সিনেমাটোগ্রাফার

ビリー・ウィリアムズ (撮影監督)

Languages
English (114)

Spanish (13)

Italian (8)

German (6)

French (2)