WorldCat Identities

Rose, Jack 1911-1995

Overview
Works: 80 works in 262 publications in 5 languages and 5,411 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Road films  Western films  Children's films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Adapter, Composer, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Rose
Houseboat by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

30 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cary Grant as a government attorney who can't seem to shake his bad fortune. Living on a houseboat, widowed and left with three unruly kids, he hires Sophia Loren as a governess." -- Back cover
My favorite brunette by Elliott Nugent( Visual )

26 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of detective stories, baby photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
On Moonlight Bay( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical about a family that moves to a small town in Indiana, where their tomboy daughter@ begins a romance with the neighbor across the street
The seven little Foys( Visual )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical biography of Eddie Foy and his famed vaudevillian brood
A touch of class by Melvin Frank( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and French and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An affair between a married man and a divorced woman is complicated when they fall in love
The five pennies by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-biographical story of jazz coronet player Loring "Red" Nichols and his band, The five pennies
The Road to Rio by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

10 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of down-and-out Hollywood musicians find themselves on a slow boat to Rio de Janeiro where they meet a beautiful woman whose sinister guardian is trying to marry her off to a swindler
I'll see you in my dreams by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of lyricist Gus Kahn and his wife, from the day Gus walks into a Chicago music publishing house to his public triumphs, private failures, career decline and comeback
It started in Naples by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in Italy to settle his late brother's estate and care for a nephew whom he has never seen, Michael Hamilton soon begins to enjoy the Italian sights, including the boy's beautiful and spirited aunt
The great lover by Alexander Hall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Freddie Hunter, a reporter ... is chaperoning a troop of scouts aboard an exotic ocean liner. However, Freddie would rather pay more attention to Duchess Alexandria than his scouts. But Freddie has more to be concerned with than his scouts and the Duchess -- a homicidal gambler looking to frame him for his murderous deeds."--Container
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kermit, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo are reporters who travel to London to follow up on a jewel heist
Trouble along the way by Warner Bros( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling to retain custody of his daughter following his divorce, football coach Steve Williams finds himself embroiled in a recruiting scandal at the tiny Catholic college he is trying to bring back to football respectability
April in Paris by David Butler( Visual )

8 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Ethel Jackson is a chorus girl who mistakingly receives an invitation from the State Department to represent the American theatre at an arts exposition in Paris, France. But the invitation was meant for Miss Ethel Barrymore. S. Winthrop Putnam, the bureaucrat who made the mistake, tries unsuccessfully to correct the mix-up. Meanwhile, Miss Jackson is already off to Paris
On the double by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid American soldier bears a striking resemblance to a famous British Colonel. The Military Intelligence decides to use the poor chap as a pawn and recruit the naive soldier to impersonate the legendary Colonel, who's highly targeted by the Nazi assassins
Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're never too young: Wilbur is a young man whose dream is to become a great barber, but for now, he's working just as an assistant, at a hotel's barber shop. When one day he gets involved (by mistake) in some big robbery, he is forced to disguise himself as a 12 year old boy, so that he can get away from his persecutor
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(The paleface) "Timid correspondence school dentist 'Painless' Peter Potter unwittingly marries sharpshooter Calamity Jane who is hot on the trial of a dangerous renegade gang in the Wild West."--Container
2 Muppety adventures by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Muppet caper: Newspaper reporters Kermit, Fozzie and Gonzo pursue jewel thieves and are led to the home of a fashion designer whose gems are secretly being stolen
Road to Bali by Hal Walker( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince
It's a great feeling by David Butler( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The studio wants to make a film with Morgan and Carson, and choose Carson as director, but none of the female stars want to work with him, so he tries to get a commissary waitress "discovered."
The Duchess and the dirtwater fox by George Segal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dirtwater Fox is a slick gambler who wants to hold onto the $40,000 he's stolen from a gang of outlaws. The Duchess is a scheming saloon singer who wants to become a real lady. But once they team up, they begin to realize that what they really want is each other
 
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A touch of class
Alternative Names
Jack Rose Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1911-1995)

Jack Rose amerikansk manusforfattar

Jack Rose amerikansk manusförfattare

Jack Rose amerikansk manusforfatter

Jack Rose amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Jack Rose guionista estadounidense

Jack Rose scénariste américain

Jack Rose US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Джек Роуз

ג'ק רוס תסריטאי אמריקאי

جاك روز كاتب سيناريو أمريكي

جک رز فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

ジャック・ローズ

傑克·羅斯

喜悅小川

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A touch of classThe five penniesApril in ParisIt's a great feeling