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Lemmon, Jack

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Works: 662 works in 2,233 publications in 7 languages and 46,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Gangster films  Historical films  History  War films  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Speaker, Contributor, Author of introduction, Composer, Other, Costume designer, Commentator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jack Lemmon
Publications by Jack Lemmon
Publications by Jack Lemmon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jack Lemmon
 
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Most widely held works by Jack Lemmon
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( visu )
160 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,605 libraries worldwide
In order to escape retaliation after they witness a gangland murder, two unemployed musicians disguise themselves as women and join an all-girl band headed to Miami. En route, one falls for the band's lovelorn singer, who thinks she loves an aged playboy. Their cover is blown by his love interest and by a mob boss, who refuses to fall for their hoax
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie( visu )
58 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,471 libraries worldwide
Max and John team up against Maria who has turned their favorite bait shop into an Italian restaurant
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
40 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,026 libraries worldwide
In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
The apartment by Billy Wilder( visu )
43 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,537 libraries worldwide
How far will a man go to climb the corporate ladder? C.C. 'Bud' Baxter, a lowly insurance clerk, has a trump card: his apartment. He "loans" it out to married company executives for secret trysts. In return, he's well looked after, although he does grapple with his conscience. One day he asks out one of the elevator girls, Miss Kubelik, but she stands him up because of a crisis in her relationship with the big boss, Mr. Sheldrake. On Christmas Eve, Miss Kubelik realizes she is only the most recent in a long line of girls, with possibly disastrous consequences. Bud intervenes, which may give each of them a chance to be more than another faceless employee in a heartless corporation
Mister Roberts by John Ford( visu )
27 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,759 libraries worldwide
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( visu )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,716 libraries worldwide
This made-for-TV movie tells the story of an old man, professor of sociology, Morrie Schwartz, who is dying from ALS. He tells a former student, Mitch Albom, about dying, living and what's important in life
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( visu )
28 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,585 libraries worldwide
Times are tough at the real estate firm of Premiere Properties. Shelley "the machine" Levene (Lemmon) and Dave Moss (Harris) are veteran salesmen, but only Ricky Roma (Pacino) is on a hot streak. The new Glengarry sales leads could turn everything around, but the front office is holding them back until these "losers" prove themselves. Then someone decides to take matters into his own hands, stealing the Glengarry leads and leaving everyone wondering who did it
Days of wine and roses by Blake Edwards( visu )
26 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
A domestic drama which reveals the corrosive effects of alcoholism on a hardened young advertising executive and his attractive young wife, both of whom drink heavily to compensate for their insecurity
Missing by Costa-Gavras( visu )
28 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( visu )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former one-term presidents are framed in a scandal by the current president and pursued across the U.S. by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
The China syndrome by James Bridges( visu )
30 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
A television news reporter and a cameraman uncover a startling incident while investigating a nuclear power plant
The great race ( visu )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 955 libraries worldwide
The villainous Prof. Fate has sworn to beat the noble and dashing Great Leslie in a turn-of-the-century, no-holds-barred automobile race from New York to Paris. Then, to add an extra touch of mischief to the mayhem, there is an unthinkable last-minute entry -- a woman! From the Statue of Liberty, through the great plains of the Wild West, over the Bering Sea, and across the frozen face of Siberia, its high-level high jinks as the dastardly Prof. Fate and his bungling sidekick Max try to foil the incorruptible Leslie
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine( visu )
18 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and French and held by 942 libraries worldwide
Novak is a witch who casts a spell on a book publisher (Stewart) to make him fall in love with her. He is most unhappy when he finds out what happened
Out to sea ( visu )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Two men decide to become dance instructors on a cruise ship so they can meet women and con them out of money
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( visu )
36 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a young Parisian policeman and his romance with a prostitute
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller( visu )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
The fortune cookie by Billy Wilder( visu )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 583 libraries worldwide
A TV cameraman, trampled by a half-back while shooting a football game, and his shyster brother-in-law team up to defraud an insurance company in a million dollar law suit
The odd couple ( visu )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Following the collapse of his marriage, TV newswriter Felix Ungar decides to commit suicide in a cheap hotel room and fails. He dejectedly makes his way to the weekly poker game being held at the Riverside Drive apartment of his best friend, Oscar Madison, a divorced sportswriter. Felix accepts an invitation to share the eight room apartment, but his hypochondria and his compulsion for order and cleanliness drive the slovenly Oscar to distraction, and the two men are soon quarreling
Jack Lemmon ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A tribute to Jack Lemmon, with appearances by many of his colleagues-- Walter Matthau, Neil Simon, Shirley MacLaine and Michael Douglas among them. Included are clips from some of Lemmon's greatest successes, such as "Some like it hot", "The Apartment", "Mister Roberts" and "Save the tiger."
The star ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This film discusses the cultural phenomenom of the Hollywood movie star, contrasting the old studio-owned and controlled stars with the current independent artists with powerful agents. The career of Joan Crawford is examined and portrayed in numerous movie excerpts, and Julia Roberts, Jack Lemmon, and others comment on life as a star
 
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Alternative Names
Džeks Lemons amerikāņu aktieris
Jack Lemmon acteur américain
Jack Lemmon aktor amerykański
Jack Lemmon ameerika näitleja
Jack Lemmon Amerikaans filmacteur
Jack Lemmon Amerikano nga aktor
Jack Lemmon ator estadunidense
Jack Lemmon attore statunitense
Jack Lemmon US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Jack Lemmon yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Lemmon, John Uhler
Lemmon, John Uhler III.
Τζακ Λέμον
Джак Лемън
Джек Леммон
Джэк Леман
Леммон, Джек
Џек Лемон
Ջեք Լեմոն
ג'ק למון
جاك ليمون
جاك ليمون ممثل أمريكي
جک لمون افسر، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
แจ็ก เลมมอน
ჯეკ ლემონი
잭 레먼
ジャック・レモン
傑克·萊蒙
Languages
English (536)
Spanish (35)
German (26)
French (19)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (7)
Dutch (1)
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