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Gilford, Jack

Works: 152 works in 384 publications in 5 languages and 11,633 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  War films  Science fiction films  Musicals  Musical films  History  Historical films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Interviewee, Speaker, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

26 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

39 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conniving slave attempts to help his master's son win the love of the girl-next-door
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols( Visual )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yossarian, a reluctant bombadier stationed in the Mediterranean in World War II, has come to the utterly sane conclusion that everyone is trying to kill him. The Germans, yes, but also commanding officers supposedly on his own side like Col. Cathcart, who keeps raising the number of missions his flyers must perform to finish their tours. Everybody seems equally dead-set on his destruction, and Yossarian is just as determined to stay alive. An enormous and excellent ensemble cast bring to life the lunacy and logical illogic of Joseph Heller's classic novel
No, no, Nanette : [a new 1925 musical] by Vincent Youmans( Recording )

24 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anything goes by Cole Porter( Recording )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tony award-winning revival of Anything goes is captured in this cast recording, which includes Sutton Foster in her award-winning role
Once upon a mattress : original cast by Mary Rodgers( Recording )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1993 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1959 Broadway original cast soundtrack based on Hans Christian Andersen's tale, the Princess and the Pea
Save the tiger by John G Avildsen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Stoner is caught in a violent collision with his past and present life. He believes there is nothing significant in his life except survival, and that instinct pushes him beyond moral conduct
No, no, Nanette : original Broadway cast recording by Vincent Youmans( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caveman by Ringo Starr( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prehistorical life is tough for poor, lovesick Atouk. As the smallest and weakest caveman of his tribe, he is unable to win the heart of the beautiful Lana and is banished from the cave by the hulking chief of the tribe
A funny thing happened on the way to the forum by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program notes included. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Cabaret : the new musical ... by John Kander( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenya sings Weill by Lotte Lenya( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadway : the great original cast recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocoon ; Cocoon : the return( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocoon : the return: In this sequel to Cocoon, the senior citizens who left for Antarea return to Earth. After their experiences on Antarea, where life is free of sickness and pain, they find it hard to face such human realities as age, illness and personal loss, but come to realize that, even with its frailties, life on Earth may not be so bad after all
Wholly Moses!( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey and Zoey, two tourists traveling through Israel, discover an ancient scroll describing the life of Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to free his people from Egyptian slavery, but Moses keeps blundering by and taking all the credit. Several other biblical stories, such as Lot and his wife, David and Goliath, and the miracles of Jesus, are also parodied in this story of the life of a man trying to follow the path to God, but somehow always seeming to lose his way
They Might Be Giants( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy New York judge believes he is famed sleuth Sherlock Holmes. When his family tries to get him committed, he is put under the care of analyst Dr. Mildred Watson. To her amazement, she finds that there is something real in his delusion, and together they take to the streets in search of arch-enemy, Professor Moriarty
Anna to the infinite power( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange things are happening to Anna Hart. She is becoming a compulsive liar and thief, and has vivid nightmares about disasters yet to occur. And stranger still, her mother flatly refuses to get her psychiatric help. But when Anna sees another girl with her name and same face on TV, she sets out, with the aid of her older brother Rowan, to pick up the pieces of her shattered life and solve the mystery of why there is another Anna. Includes interview
170 years of show business by Kate Mostel( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Gelman, Jack

Gelman, Jack 1907-1990

Gelman, Jacob

Gelman, Jacob 1907-1990

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Джак Гилфорд

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