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Black, Jack 1969-

Overview
Works: 222 works in 1,331 publications in 12 languages and 51,872 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Martial arts films  Film adaptations  Monster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, Instrumentalist, vac, Narrator, Author, Scenarist, Singer, Interviewee, Producer, Author of introduction, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Kung fu panda by Ethan Reiff( Visual )

66 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irreverent slacker panda Po is the biggest fan of Kung Fu around ... which doesn't exactly come in handy working every day in his family's noodle shop. Unexpectedly chosen to fulfill an ancient prophecy, Po's dreams become reality when he joins the world of Kung Fu and studies alongside his idols, the legendary Furious Five--Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey--under the leadership of their guru, Master Shifu. Before they know it, the vengeful and treacherous snow leopard Tai Lung is headed their way, and it's up to Po to defend everyone from the oncoming threat. Can he turn his dreams of becoming a Kung Fu master into reality? Po puts his heart - and his girth - into the task, and the unlikely hero ultimately finds that his greatest weaknesses turn out to be his greatest strengths
Ice age by Chris Wedge( Visual )

50 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20000 years ago, at the dawn of the Ice age, three completely mismatched creatures have been brought together by a twist of fate. Sid, a fast-talking and comical sloth, Manfred, a moody woolly mammoth, and Diego, a sinister saber-toothed tiger reluctantly team up to help return a human baby to his father
King Kong by Peter Jackson( Visual )

120 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow, from the world of 1930s vaudeville, is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape, Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation. This ultimately leads to catastrophe, including for the man who falls in love with Ann and tries to save her from Kong and her destiny
Shark tale by Will Smith( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar is a fast-talking fish who dreams big. All is going well until his fellow fish find out Oscar lied about being defender of the Reef. Oscar realizes that fame, fortune, and being a hero come with a price when his lie may make him catch of the day
Kung fu panda 2 by Jack Black( Visual )

53 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five. But Po's new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Po must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins in order to able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed
The school of rock by Richard Linklater( Visual )

70 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
Kung Fu Panda 3 by Alessandro Carloni( Visual )

29 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing his legendary adventures of awesomeness, Po must face two hugely epic but different threats, one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home
Goosebumps( Visual )

28 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hannah, living right next door, and makes a quick friend in Champ. But every silver lining has a cloud, and Zach's comes when he learns that Hannah's mysterious dad is in fact R.L. Stine, the author of the bestselling Goosebumps series. As Zach starts learning about the strange family next door, he soon discovers that Stine holds a dangerous secret
The holiday by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iris and Amanda are both coming out of long term relationships and looking for a change. They meet online on a home exchange website and impulsively decide to switch homes for the Christmas holidays. Unexpectedly, and quite to their surprise, not only do they find a new home but a new love
Tropic thunder by Ben Stiller( Visual )

51 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch John 'Four Leaf' Tayback as he fights a gruesome battle during the Vietnam War. But, this is actually a scene from 'Tropic Thunder, ' a big-budget adaptation of Tayback's wartime memoir. Starring as the central platoon are Speedman, Lazarus, Chino and Portnoy, as well as young character actor Kevin Sandusky. To play the character of African American Sgt. Osiris, Lazarus dyes his skin dark and refuses to break from character. When a scene goes awry, the film's director, Damien Cockburn goes off. With filming a month behind schedule only five days into shooting, the real 'Four Leaf' takes Cockburn aside and suggests that he drop the actors in a real jungle and use hidden cameras to capture the action. Chaos and insanity ensue
High fidelity by Guarneri Quartet( Visual )

60 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rob Gordon's record store is semi-failing, and his long-time girlfriend has just walked out on him. In order to figure out where things went wrong, he examines his past relationships with other women
Bernie by Rennie Ellis( Visual )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the tiny, rural town of Carthage, Texas, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede was one of the town's most beloved residents. He taught Sunday school, sang in the church choir and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Everyone loved and appreciated Bernie, so it came as no surprise when he befriended Marjorie Nugent, an affluent widow who was as well known for her sour attitude as her fortune. Bernie frequently traveled with Marjorie and even managed her banking affairs. Marjorie quickly became fully dependent on Bernie and his generosity and Bernie struggled to meet her increasing demands. Bernie continued to handle her affairs,a nd the townspeople went months without seeing Marjorie.The people of Carthage were shocked when it was reported that Marjorie Nugent had been dead for some time, and Bernie Tiede was charged with the murder."--Container
Nacho Libre( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ignacio, a monastery cook, lives his dream by becoming Nacho Libre, one of Mexico's most feared wrestlers
Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Jonathan Swift( Visual )

42 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a shipwreck lands a lowly mailroom clerk named Gulliver (Black) on the fantastical island of Lilliput, he transforms into a giant--in size and ego! Gulliver's tall tales and heroic deeds win the hearts of the tiny Lilliputians, but when he loses it all and puts his newfound friends in peril, Gulliver must find a way to undo the damage. Through it all, Gulliver may just learn that it's how big you are on the inside that counts"--Container
The big year by A. David Frankel film( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Looking to shake up their routine lives, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate 'birder' by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realize that the quest for success comes at a price--and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
Shallow Hal by Bobby Farrelly( Visual )

46 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A superficial skirt chaser, after a mind-altering experience with a self-help guru, doesn't realize that his gorgeous girlfriend is actually a 300 pound not-so-hottie
Be kind rewind by Michel Gondry( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two local outcasts attempt to save a local video store. Amateur film director Mike must find a way to save the business after his magnetized friend, Jerry, erases every movie in the store. Using an outdated video camera and their own special effects, the two embark on an adventure to remake all the movies, from "Ghostbusters" to "Driving Miss Daisy," turning the two town misfits into local celebrities
Year one by Harold Ramis( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribal nitwits, Zed and Oh, are two guys living in the year one. Neither one can hunt nor gather, so they are thrown out of their Neanderthal community and dung-and-stick huts. Zed eats the forbidden fruit and the two become curious about what may lay outside of their limited little world. They decide to embark on a journey through the ancient world. On their travels they meet Cain and Abel, Abraham and Isaac. They wind up in Sodom where their girlfriends have been turned into slaves and are about to be sacrificed by the high priest
Margot at the wedding by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relationships are tested and family secrets are exposed after Margot decides to visit her newly engaged sister and her less-than-impressive fiance on the eve of their wedding
Orange County by Jake Kasdan( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by acclaimed author Martin Skinner, Shaun Brumber realizes his life ambition and through a host of hilarious circumstances attempts to realize his dream
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Shark tale
Alternative Names
Black, Jack 1969-

Black, Thomas

Black, Thomas 1969-

Black, Thomas Jacob 1969-

Džeks Bleks

Jack Black acteur américain

Jack Black Amerikaans acteur

Jack Black amerikai színész, komikus és zenész

Jack Black amerykański aktor i muzyk

Jack Black amerykański aktor, muzyk, komik, producent

Jack Black attore, musicista e doppiatore statunitense

Jack Black US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Tenacious D 1969-

Thomas Black

Τζακ Μπλακ

Джак Блек

Джек Блек

Джек Блэк американский актёр, комик и музыкант

Жэк Блэк

Џек Блек

Ջեք Բլեք

ג'ק בלאק

ג'ק בלאק שחקן אמריקאי

جاك بلاك

جک بلک خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، صداپیشه، فیلمنامه‌نویس، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، و خواننده آمریکایی

ஜேக் பிளாக்

ജായ്ക്ക് ബ്ലായ്ക്ക്

แจ็ก แบล็ก

ჯეკ ბლექი

잭 블랙

ジャック・ブラック

傑克·布萊克

積·伯克

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