WorldCat Identities

Beck, Jackson

Overview
Works: 124 works in 156 publications in 2 languages and 1,263 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Radio plays  Radio programs  Fiction  Film adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Speaker, Host, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jackson Beck
The new adventures of Superman by Hal Sutherland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 183 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 )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and French and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody Allen's first directorial achievement is a hilarious satire of crime movies as he portrays a master criminal who habitually bungles his crime
Popeye original classics from the Fleischer Studio ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features some of the best of the original 1930s Popeye cartoons produced by the Max Fleischer Studio, including all three of the extra-length color specials. All are remastered from the original 35mm materials and restored to their original brilliance
Old time radio shows ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Superman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 62 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 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Superman on radio ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Superman in his battles against evil forces in radio episodes that were originally broadcast 50 years ago
Popeye the sailor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 40 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 vs. Atom Man on radio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bargain counter attack ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 27 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 25 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
Big bad Sinbad ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 25 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 23 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 )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deep sea murder case (08-09-49). Vance investigates the disappearance of a man who chartered a fishing boat but never returned -- The Johnny A. murder case (08-16-49). A criminal with a long list of enemies dies in an explosion at his girlfriend's house
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greek mirthology ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 19 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 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
A haul in one ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popeye and Bluto are partners in a moving company (Popeye and Bluto Movers). Their friendship quickly dissolves when they catch sight of their newest client, Olive Oyl. The two engage in a contest to see who can pack and move Olive's belongings most efficiently. One of the movers outclasses the other and is attacked by his disgruntled partner, but he pulls out a victory thanks to a timely dose of spinach. Guess which one
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
Cookin' with gags ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bluto and Popeye both date Olive on April 1. Bluto makes the mistake of playing too many April Fool's Day jokes on Popeye and Olive
 
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English (43)
French (1)
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