WorldCat Identities

Rose, Jack 1911-1995

Overview
Works: 68 works in 187 publications in 4 languages and 4,825 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Musical films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Jack Rose Publications about Jack Rose
Publications by  Jack Rose Publications by Jack Rose
posthumous Publications by Jack Rose, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jack Rose
Houseboat by Melville Shavelson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1895 and 2009 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Shows Cary Grant as a government attorney, living in a houseboat, widowed and left with three unruly kids. He hires Sophia Loren and ends up falling in love with her
On Moonlight Bay ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 454 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
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A photographer is mistaken for a private investigator by a baroness looking for her missing uncle
The seven little Foys ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy based on the life of vaudevillian Eddie Foy. When Eddie's wife dies, leaving him with seven children, he puts the kids into the act and takes the show on the road
Road to Rio by Norman Z McLeod ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 313 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
The five pennies by Melville Shavelson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semi-biographical story of jazz coronet player Loring "Red" Nichols and his band, The five pennies
A touch of class by Melvin Frank ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and French and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An affair between a married man and a divorced woman is complicated when they fall in love
It started in Naples by Melville Shavelson ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 274 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
I'll see you in my dreams by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 269 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
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
The great lover by Alexander Hall ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 188 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
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Nothing but the truth) "After betting his colleagues that he can go 24 hours without telling a lie, a young stockbroker finds himself in hot water with his girlfriend and several influential people.--Container
April in Paris by David Butler ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The State Department wants Ethel Barrymore to represent the American theater at an arts exposition in Paris, but a beleaguered bureaucrat mismails Miss Barrymore's invitation to Miss Ethel "Dynamite" Jackson. She's a very blonde, very brassy chorus girl, who proves to be dynamite on the New York-to-Paris ocean crossing
On the double by Melville Shavelson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 133 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
Trouble along the way ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 127 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
Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 117 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
Room for one more ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Anne and "Poppy" Rose are the average American family, with three quirky kids. Anne has a good heart and gives lost cats and dogs a home - and one day also the orphan Jane, a problem child who already tried to kill herself once. At first Poppy is worried and wants to get rid of her, but with love and patience they finally manage to integrate her into the family. Just then Anne invites another orphan, the aggressive handicapped Jimmy-John, to their summer vacation"--IMDb
Road to Bali ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Road to Bali, Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince. In My favorite brunette, Hope plays a photographer who substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
It's a great feeling ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A waitress at the Warner Brothers commissary is anxious to break into pictures. She thinks her big break may have arrived when actors Jack Carson and Dennis Morgan agree to help her
Who's got the action? ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steve and Melanie are a married couple whose marriage is threatened by Steve's gambling ways. To keep the money in the family, Melanie talks her husband's business partner into posing as his bookie. But the strategy backfires as it rouses the ire of mob boss, Tony Gagouts, who decides it's time to eliminate the competition
 
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English (108)
Spanish (8)
Italian (2)
French (1)
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