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Lemmon, Jack

Works: 662 works in 2,233 publications in 8 languages and 46,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Gangster films  Historical films  Drama  History  War films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Speaker, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Composer, Costume designer, Singer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jack Lemmon
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Most widely held works by Jack Lemmon
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

161 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during Prohibition, two men, sought by the mob, disguise themselves as girls and join a female jazz band. When they fall in love complications naturallly ensue, which makes for a crazy comedy
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie( Visual )

64 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max and John team up against Maria who has turned their favorite bait shop into an Italian restaurant
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

44 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his philandering boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( Visual )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he learns that his former college professor is dying, Mitch, a busy sports journalist, makes time to visit him and finds his own outlook on life changed by his conversations with the dying teacher
The odd couple by Gene Saks( Visual )

41 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two divorced men (one is fastidious, the other is a slob) share a New York apartment
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are tough at the real estate firm of Premiere Properties. Shelley "the machine" Levene (Lemmon) and Dave Moss (Harris) are veteran salesmen, but only Ricky Roma (Pacino) is on a hot streak. The new Glengarry sales leads could turn everything around, but the front office is holding them back until these "losers" prove themselves. Then someone decides to take matters into his own hands, stealing the Glengarry leads and leaving everyone wondering who did it
Days of wine and roses by Blake Edwards( Visual )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A domestic drama which reveals the corrosive effects of alcoholism on a hardened young advertising executive and his attractive young wife, both of whom drink heavily to compensate for their insecurity
Missing by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

34 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former Presidents are framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
The China syndrome by James Bridges( Visual )

32 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television news reporter and a cameraman uncover a startling incident while investigating a nuclear power plant
Short cuts by Robert Altman( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving
The great race by Blake Edwards( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The villainous Prof. Fate has sworn to beat the noble and dashing Great Leslie in a turn-of-the-century, no-holds-barred automobile race from New York to Paris. Then, to add an extra touch of mischief to the mayhem, there is an unthinkable last-minute entry -- a woman! From the Statue of Liberty, through the great plains of the Wild West, over the Bering Sea, and across the frozen face of Siberia, its high-level high jinks as the dastardly Prof. Fate and his bungling sidekick Max try to foil the incorruptible Leslie
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and French and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A publisher slowly becomes aware that his new girl friend is a witch
Out to sea( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men decide to become dance instructors on a cruise ship so they can meet women and con them out of money
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( Visual )

36 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nestor, a young man is employed as a business manager to Irma La Douce, a proud and profitable lady of the streets.Nestor falls in love with Irma and in order to keep her faithful, he disguises as an elderly English lord who immediately becomes Irma's sole client and means of support. What Nestor did not count on Irma falling in love with the elderly English lord not the smitten Nestor
The fortune cookie by Jean Ure( Visual )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powered by Walter Matthau's Oscar - winning performance as the quintessential all - American chiseler, The Fortune Cookie is a hysterically funny comedy that showcases filmmaker Billy Wilder at his unproarious best. Harry Hinkle (Jack Lemmon) is one lucky guy! When he's accidentally clobbered by a 200 - pound halfback, all Harry suffers is a slight concussion. All, that is, until Whiplash Willie (Mattheau) - a legal scoundrel of the first order - arrives on the scene! For if Harry follows shyster Willie's advice and feigns a crippling injury, the two charlatans can split a cool million in phony insurance claims. But can Wilie's world-class finagling dispel those omninous words that lie within the fortune cookie on Harry's hospital plate: Youn can't fool all of the people all of the time? --Conteneur
Dad by Gary David Goldberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A work-obsessed man returns home when his mother is hospitalized, and finds that his father, whom he hasn't seen for 2 years, has deteriorated. Through careful nurturing the young man revitalizes his father and reestablishes a close relationship with him
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Džeks Lemons amerikāņu aktieris

Jack Lemmon acteur américain

Jack Lemmon aktor amerykański

Jack Lemmon ameerika näitleja

Jack Lemmon Amerikaans filmacteur

Jack Lemmon Amerikano nga aktor

Jack Lemmon ator estadunidense

Jack Lemmon attore statunitense

Jack Lemmon US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Jack Lemmon yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Lemmon, John Uhler

Lemmon, John Uhler III.

Τζακ Λέμον

Джак Лемън

Джек Леммон

Джэк Леман

Леммон, Джек

Џек Лемон

Ջեք Լեմոն

ג'ק למון

جاك ليمون

جک لمون افسر، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

แจ็ก เลมมอน

ჯეკ ლემონი

잭 레먼



Grumpier old menHamletMister RobertsTuesdays with MorrieThe odd coupleGlengarry Glen RossDays of wine and rosesMissing