WorldCat Identities

Rose, Jack 1911-1995

Overview
Works: 91 works in 247 publications in 5 languages and 5,349 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Puppet films  Western films  Film noir 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Composer, Adapter, 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 )

28 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 686 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 )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographer is mistaken for a private investigator by a baroness looking for her missing uncle
On Moonlight Bay( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 456 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
A touch of class by Melvin Frank( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and French and held by 316 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 )

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

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

11 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 307 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 294 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 )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 291 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 seven little Foys( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 278 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
The great lover by Alexander Hall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 197 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 187 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( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 157 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 )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and held by 150 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 135 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 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living it up: An unsophisticated stationmaster from provincial New Mexico fraudulently claims that he is dying in order to get an expense-paid dream tour of New York
Road to Bali( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 92 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 by David Butler( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 92 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
The Duchess and the dirtwater fox( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 91 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
The Bob Hope collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lemon drop kid: A small-time con artist gets in over his head when he swindles a tough gangster out of some gambling profits and concocts a scheme to pay back the money by tricking his pals into collecting money for a made-up charity. Road to Rio: Two stowaways on an ocean bound ship fall for a beautiful girl under the spell of her evil aunt. Road to Bali: An unscrupulous South Sea island prince hires two vaudeville performers as pearl divers, and the two divers fall for a princess betrothed to the much-married prince. My favorite brunette: A gal in trouble mistakes a bumbling photographer for a real private eye. The seven little Foys: A vaudeville star must incorporate his seven children into his act to keep custody of them after his wife dies
 
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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 scénariste américain

Jack Rose US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Джек Роуз

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