WorldCat Identities

Palance, Jack 1919-2006

Works: 495 works in 1,599 publications in 11 languages and 27,893 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Superhero films  Western films  Animated films  Animated television programs  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Costume designer, Interviewee, Director, Collector, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jack Palance
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman faces the Joker for the first time
Shane by George Stevens( Visual )

31 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fullscreen. A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
City slickers by Jack Palance( Visual )

40 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about three men friends who are going through mid-life crises. They decide that the answer to their malaise is a fantasy vacation out West where they can play cowboy on a cattle drive
The swan princess by Isao Takahata( Visual )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful princess is transformed into a swan by a sorcerer's spell and is held captive at an enchanted lake until the spell is broken
Bagdad Cafe by Percy Adlon( Visual )

92 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An off-beat comedy about a greasy spoon and a rusty gas pump in the Mojave desert, and mismatched characters who find paradise off the beaten track
Le mépris Contempt by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

159 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Camille falls out of love with her husband while he is rewriting the screenplay The Odyssey by American producer Jeremiah Prokosch. Just as the director of Prokosch's film, Fritz Lang, says the The Odyssey is the story of individuals confronting their situations in a real world, Contempt itself is an examination of the position of the filmmaker in the commercial cinema industry."--Container
Young guns by Christopher Cain( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Billy the Kid and his gang as they move from prairie trash to demi-gods
Righteous kill by Richard Brooks( Visual )

24 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
Prancer returns by Joshua Butler( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy named Charlie finds a baby reindeer in the woods and believes it is Prancer. He brings it home to care for until Santa can pick him for Christmas. Charlie's attempt to reunite Prancer with Santa marks a direct change in the lives of Charlie and his family as, struggling and nearly broken, they are returned to love through the magical appearance of the reindeer
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barabbas, the criminal that Pontius Pilate induced the populace to vote to set free so that Christ could be crucified, is haunted by the ghost of the prophet for the rest of his life
Tango & Cash by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rival L.A. policemen who have one thing in common -- each thinks "he" is the best -- team up to pursue a vicious international crimelord who has set them up
Buffalo girls by Rod Hardy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary Calamity Jane searches not only for her long-lost daughter, but also for the Wild West that is now waning. Her unforgettable friends include Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Sitting Bull, and Annie Oakley
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( Visual )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newly-arrived illegal alien is killed in a holdup and an autopsy reveals he had bubonic plague. His killer must be found before he becomes contagious and begins spreading the deadly disease
The golden age of television( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Sudden fear( Visual )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a train headed home to California, Myra Hudson falls in love with and marries actor Lester Blaine, whom she has just fired from her most recent New York play. Back on her San Francisco estate, something evil appears to be lurking beneath the surface of the couple's idyllic life
30 years of National Geographic specials by National Geographic( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of highlights and clips from past programs of the National Geographic televised documentaries, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Society's documentary production. From the very first National Geographic special in 1963, which followed a team of Americans as they ascended Mt. Everest, content ranges from wilderness to cultural exploration. Through these programs, National Geographic offered a broad variety of sights and perspectives which were previously unknown to the average viewing public. Still bearing historical value, examples include segments from the films that helped promote and popularize such issues as species and habitat protection and the works of Dr. Louis Leakey, Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
20 great westerns heroes & bandits( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
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Alternative Names
Brazzo, Jack 1920-2006

Jack Palance acteur américain

Jack Palance aktor amerykański

Jack Palance Amerikaans filmacteur

Jack Palance attore statunitense

Jack Palance US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Palagnjuk, Volodimir 1920-2006

Palagnjuk, Wolodymyr Iwanowitsch 1920-2006

Palahniuk, Vladimir.

Palahniuk, Vladimir 1919-2006

Palahniuk, Volodymyr.

Palahniuk, Volodymyr 1919-2006

Palahnuik, Vladimir.

Palahnuik Vladimir 1919-2006

Palahnuik, Walter Jack 1920-2006

Palance, Walter

Palance Walter 1919-2006

Palance, Walter 1920-2006

Palance, Walter Jack.

Palance, Walter Jack 1919-2006

Palance, Walter Jack 1920-2006

Palanuik, Vladimir

Palanuik Vladimir 1919-2006

Palanuik, Walter.

Palanuik, Walter 1919-2006

Palanuik, Walter 1920-2006

Palanuik, Walter Jack

Τζακ Πάλανς

Джак Паланс

Джек Паланс

Джек Пэланс

Џек Паланс

ג'ק פאלאנס

جاك بالانس

جک پالانس بازیگر آمریکایی

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ShaneCity slickersThe swan princessBagdad CafeRighteous killTango & Cash30 years of National Geographic specials