WorldCat Identities

Jenkins, Jackie 1937-2001

Works: 13 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 2,499 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's films  Comedy films  Animated films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jackie Jenkins
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

16 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A determined girl and boy and a spirited thoroughbred horse join forces to attain the seemingly impossible dream of winning the Grand National Steeplechase
The human comedy by Galt MacDermot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming look at family and friendship, and the poignant story of high school student Homer Macauley and the lives he touches while delivering telegrams throughout his small California town during the troubling years of World War II. Moving and timeless, a masterful celebration of the American way of life
Four film favorites : classic horse films( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first program, a young English girl who wins an unruly horse in a raffle goes on to enter him in the Grand National Steeplechase. In the second program, a young girl and her horse go overseas. In the third program, a horse is passed through the hands of many masters prior to returning to his original young master and a happy retirement. The fourth program is a fictionalized account of an underdog bay colt who became one of the greatest thoroughbreds in horseracing history
Our vines have tender grapes by Roy Rowland( Visual )

2 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place among the Norwegian immigrants in a Wisconsin farm town. Told from the viewpoint of little Selma and explores grand childhood adventures: making friends, a pet calf, Christmas, a terrifying trip down a flood-swollen river, a barn fire and a ride on a circus elephant's trunk
My brother talks to horses by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

2 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expect things to be different at the Penrose dinner table. Ma insists everyone perform yogic deep breathing. Mr. Puddy, a boarder, has news of an edible beer bottle he's inventing. And little Lewie Penrose? He's been communicating with horses. "Butch" Jenkins, whose brief career as a child actor includes the earlier National Velvet, returns to the equine realm to play Lewie in this tale of a racetrack bettor eager to exploit the boy's gift and an older Penrose sibling (Peter Lawford) who looks out for Lewie's interests
William Saroyan's The human comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small California town during World War II, teenager Homer Macauley, a telegram messenger, brings tragic news to people in his community and is touched by the pain of separation and loss. Many people, including his wise mother and a philosophical telegrapher help him in his search for the true values in life
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.11 for National V ... to 0.99 for [Victory g ...)

National Velvet
Four film favorites : classic horse films
Alternative Names
Jackie “Butch” Jenkins

Jackie 'Butch' Jenkins acteur américain

Jackie 'Butch' Jenkins Amerikaans acteur (1937-2001)

Jackie 'Butch' Jenkins amerikansk skådespelare

Jackie 'Butch' Jenkins amerikansk skodespelar

Jackie 'Butch' Jenkins amerikansk skuespiller

Jackie Jenkins US-amerikanischer Kinderdarsteller

Jenkins, Butch 1937-

Jenkins, Butch, 1937-2001

Jenkins, Jack Dudley, 1937-2001

English (31)