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Skirball, Jack H. 1896-1985

Overview
Works: 41 works in 111 publications in 5 languages and 2,443 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Film noir  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, dir
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack H Skirball
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

43 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beguiling murderer charms his unsuspecting family, but soon his niece and namesake begins to suspect her uncle is hiding some terrible secret
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alle soglie della seconda guerra mondiale Barry Kane, operaio di una fabbrica americana d'aerei, viene ingiustamente incolpato di un sabotaggio: aiutato da una donna scoprirà i colpevoli. (Mereghetti)
Alfred Hitchcock's shadow of a doubt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Charlie is a seemingly charming man visiting his relatives in their small and peaceful hometown. But when his namesake niece, "Young Charlie" suspects that he may in fact be the psychopathic Merry Widow killer, Uncle Charlie must plot the death of his favorite relation in order to remain one step ahead of the law in this murderous game of cat-and-mouse
It's in the bag!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old tycoon decides to leave his fortune to his only living heir, Fred Floogle, a flea circus impresario, but the tycoon's crooked attorney and his old business partners kill the man and frame Fred for the murder. Fred discovers that part of the money and evidence clearing him is stuffed in one of the chairs he ended up selling in an auction to different buyers. The rest of the film goes off on any number of hilarious tangents, each tied-in ever so tenuously to the plot
Payment on demand( Visual )

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

"After years of driving her husband to succeed, ruthless social climber Joyce Ramsey has driven him away. This decades-spanning drama is notable for its unblinking portrait of the traumatic effect of divorce on a middle-aged woman"--Container
Sam Wood's guest wife( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newlywed Mary Price (Claudette Colbert) poses as Joe Parker's (Don Ameche) wife to impress his old-fashioned boss, to the chagrin of her husband Christopher (Richard Foran)
Frank Borzage's Magnificent doll( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One woman's romantic entanglements have historic repercussions. Dorothea 'Dolly' Payne is torn between her affection for Aaron Burr, Vice President under Thomas Jefferson and something of a scoundrel, and James Madison, a political idealist soon to be known as the "Father of the Constitution"
La sombra de una duda Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A casa de sus familiares en el tranquilo pueblo de Santa Rosa llega un día el "encantador" tío Charlie, un seductor criminal que viaja de Filadelfia a California y al que la justicia va pisando los talones. Sin embargo, su sobrina, "la pequeña Charlie", que se llama como él y no sabe nada de sus actividades, no tardará en sospechar que su tío es el misterioso asesino de las viudas
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young niece begins to suspect that her visiting uncle is the "Merry Widow" murderer
2 films : diva double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jinxed! (1982, 103 minutes): "Bette Midler is on a roll through Reno, Vegas, and Tahoe with Rip Torn as her semi-professional gambler husband, and Ken Wahl as a seductive blackjack dealer."--Container
L'ombre d'un doute Shadow of a doubt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half a sinner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is suffering from the unwanted advances of an admirer and wishes to end them once and for all. In her desperation to get away from her unwanted suitor, she steals a car and drives off to find some seclusion. Unfortunately, the car contains the body of a murdered gangster and the young woman must now deal with this situation along with the trailing would-be suitor
A matter of time( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liza Minnelli plays Nina, a young chambermaid working in a once elegant but now neglected hotel. There she is befriended by one of the hotel's boarders, the Contessa Sanziani (Bergman), a woman whose beauty and charm had once made her the most sought after woman in Europe. Nina is entranced by the memories the Contessa shares with her, and begins to visualize herself as the Contessa
Guest wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screwball comedy about a wild marital mix-up. Determined to impress his sentimental boss, a quick thinking bachelor reporter talks his best friend's wife into posing as his own bride
La cinquième colonne Saboteur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La primera dama( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Sombra de una duda( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacobowsky and the Colonel : comedy of a tragedy in three acts by Franz Werfel( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Beck Theatre, operated by Martin Beck Theatre Corp., Louis A. Lotito, managing director, The Theatre Guild in association with Jack H. Skirball presents "Jacobowsky and the Colonel," original play by Franz Werfel, American play based on same by S.N. Behrman, staged by Elia Kazan, with Louis Calhern, Oscar Karlweis, Marianne Stewart, Harold Vermilyea, production designed by Stewart Chaney, music by Paul Bowles, production under the supervision of Lawrence Langner and Theresa Helburn
Articles of incorporation of Nuys Theatre Corporation : including By-laws, Minutes, Ledger and Journal by Nuys Theatre Corporation( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sharow of a doubt [La sombra de una duda]( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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