WorldCat Identities

Beck, Jackson

Overview
Works: 128 works in 158 publications in 1 language and 1,280 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Radio plays  Film adaptations  High interest-low vocabulary books  History  Horror tales  Graphic novels  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Speaker, Host, Commentator
Classifications: PR5397, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jackson Beck
The new adventures of Superman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Superman defeats out-of-this-world dangers like Mermen living beneath the Earth's core, energy-controlling aliens and time-traveling magicians. Favorite villains the Toyman, Brainiac and archnemesis Lex Luthor also challenge the Man of Steel, but he doles out justice with a simple mantra. These adventures were the first time that Superman (and his alter ego Clark Kent), Lois Lane, and Perry White had been seen in animated form
Take the money and run by Woody Allen ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody Allen plays Virgil Starkwell, a compulsive thief who can't manage to pull off a caper without things going hilariously haywire
Popeye original classics from the Fleischer Studio ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features some of the best of the original 1930's Popeye cartoons produced by the Max Fleischer Studio, including all three of the extra-length color specials, remastered from original 35 mm material and digitally restored to their original brilliance
Old time radio shows ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Superman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Superman: Clark Kent and Lois Lane investigate a scientist working on a death ray, and when the scientist kidnaps Lois, Superman must save her. The mechanical monsters: A scientist creates an army of robots to rob banks, and when the robots steal Lois Lane as well as a vault full of jewels, Superman must save her. Billion dollar limited: When a train carrying a billion dollars in gold bullion is hijacked, Superman must regain control of the train. The Arctic giant: When Lois Lane travels to the Arctic to investigate a mysterious creature frozen in ice, Superman follows. The bulleteers: An armed gang in a bullet-shaped rocket car terrorizes the city until Superman intervenes. The magnetic telescope: Superman must stop a comet drawn to Earth by a well-meaning scientist's magnetic telescope. Electric earthquake: A madman creates an electric generator capable of making earthquakes and unleashes it on unsuspecting cities until Superman stops him
Gamblers and gangsters ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popeye the sailor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The TV incarnation of Popeye made up for its scaled-back animation with a broadened narrative scope and scale while still staying true to the source, thanks to the continued use of voice actors Jack Mercer (Popeye), Mae Questel (Olive) and Jackson Beck (now called Brutus) as well as the use of veteran Popeye animation talents then working at Paramount Cartoon Studios
Superman on radio ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Superman in his battles against evil forces in radio episodes that were originally broadcast 50 years ago
Superman vs. Atom Man on radio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popeye cartoon collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features nine cartoons. Included are the three 'Color Specials' Sinbad, Ali Baba, and Aladdin
Bargain counter attack ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Lulu visits the department store to exchange her doll for a new toy. After trying out many different toys, she decides to keep her doll after all
Ancient fistory ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spoof of Cinderella. In ye olden times, a ball is being held to find a suitable husband for Princess Olive. Bluto sets out to the party, leaving his abused servant, Popeye, behind to scrub the floors of Bluto's Beanery. Popeye's fairy godfather appears, whips up a suit of fancy clothes, turns a can of spinach into a muscle car and Popeye's clothing into a dashing outfit, and delivers the usual warning about everything changing back at midnight
Popeye cartoon collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes 25 cartoons from the Famous Studios era between 1942 and 1957
Big bad Sinbad ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bluto stars as Big Bad Sinbad and after he makes life miserable for everyone, it's left to Popeye, with the help of his trusty spinach, to set things straight
Assault and flattery ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popeye is on trial for beating up Bluto. They both show the judge (Wimpy!) some scenes from their cartoons "A Balmy Swami" and "The Farmer And the Bell" to prove their points. Popeye wins the case of Bluto vs. Popeye as Judge Wimpy downs several hamburgers
Philo Vance, detective ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
Superman with Batman & Robin on radio ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the 1945 radio broadcasts which first teamed Batman and Robin with Superman
Greek mirthology ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popeye's four nephews would rather eat ice cream than spinach, so he tells them a story about how spinach saved his great Uncle Hercules
Superman classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Superman and his alter-ego journalist, Clark Kent and fellow reporters at the Daily Planet
 
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