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Jacobi, Lou

Overview
Works: 89 works in 259 publications in 6 languages and 6,682 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Fiction  Juvenile works  War films  Detective and mystery films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Lou Jacobi
Publications by Lou Jacobi
Publications by Lou Jacobi, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Lou Jacobi
 
Most widely held works by Lou Jacobi
The diary of Anne Frank by George Stevens( visu )
20 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,230 libraries worldwide
Teenaged Anne Frank, a Dutch Jew, perished along with most of her family in a concentration camp, but her hopes, dreams, and optimistic outlook have endured through the publication of her diary in 1952. Her diary conveys the precariousness of the Frank family and that of their fellow exiles, the Van Daan family and fussy dentist Mr. Dussel as they spent their time hiding from the Gestapo in a tiny Amsterdam attic
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( visu )
50 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Broken into seven vignettes that humorously answer questions raised in Dr. Rueben's book about sex
Avalon by Mamoru Oshii( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Jewish immigrant Sam Krichinsky (based on Barry Levinson's grandfather) arrives in idyllic Avalon (a suburb of Baltimore) to join his four brothers who had come to America earlier. Levinson's semi-autobiographical film follows several generations of the Krichinskys-- a tight-knit group who work, raise their families, celebrate holidays-- and bicker together. Sam's son, Jules (Aidan Quinn), and his grandson Michael (Elijah Wood, in his first major role) become the focus of much of the story
My favorite year ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Alan Swann is a legendary movie idol forced by the IRS to face the music--deportation or a TV appearance to pay up. Benjy is in charge of making sure Swann shows up sober. You are taken behind the scenes during the early days of live variety shows
Bunnicula : a rabbit-tale of mystery by Deborah Howe( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
When the mysterious rabbit is adopted, no one except the pet cat and dogs suspects he is really a vampire
Cotton comes to Harlem by Ossie Davis( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
St. Jacques is Coffin Ed Johnson and Cambridge is Gravedigger Jones, black cops who suspect preacher Lockhart's back-to-Africa campaign is a swindle. Neatly combines action and comedy
I.Q. ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
All the world knows about Einstein the scientific genius. But what about Einstein the matchmaker? I.Q. puts this fanciful notion to the test and comes up with winning results in this fun, warm-hearted romantic comedy
Next stop, Greenwich Village by Paul Mazursky( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
In 1953, Larry, an aspiring actor, leaves his home in Brooklyn and heads for Manhattan. He moves into an apartment in Greenwich Village. Between acting classes, auditions and odd jobs he spends time with his eccentric friends
Roseland by James Ivory( visu )
11 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Three interlocking stories set in New York City's legendary Roseland dance palace make up this charming film, the third to be shot by Merchant Ivory Productions in America. In the first segment, The Waltz, Teresa Wright is a widow who comes to the Roseland in order to sustain the memory of her late husband, but meets Stan (Lou Jacobi), a man who offers her an opportunity for happiness in the present. In The Hustle, Christopher Walken stars as a gigolo with three women in his life, all of whom depend on him for different degrees of romance and companionship. In the final segment, The Peabody, an older Viennese woman (Lilia Skala) sets out to win a dance competition despite warnings that it could imperil her health
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( visu )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 141 libraries worldwide
A rookie policeman falls in love with a beautiful prostitute. Before long, he discovers the only way to keep her is to become her "business manager." He soon becomes insanely jealous of her customers. In despair, he devises a clever way to keep her all for himself, yet allow her to continue in her profession; but his plans backfire. There's only one person who can help him ... but will she believe him?
Howliday Inn by James Howe( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Chester, a very special cat, is boarded at the Chateau Bow-Wow kennel where he finds plenty of excitement when one of his fellow guests mysteriously disappears from the chateau
The Hubley collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Presents in animation the eight stages of life in the phases of personality development described by psychologist Erik Erikson. Also includes Garry Trudeau's Doonesbury comic strip that depicts how Zonker Harris and his friends cope with the end of an era of activism in the late 60's. The last segment features Faith Hubley's animated self-portrait
Cotton comes to Harlem ; Hell up in Harlem ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Contains two feature films including "Cotton Comes to Harlem," about a couple of detectives who investigate a minister's charity campaign; and "Hell Up in Harlem," about a man who is hunted by the mob after he discovers a ledger with the names of every crooked police officer and public official on the mob's payroll
Fade out, fade in : a new musical comedy by Jule Styne( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Little murders ( visu )
3 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Ultrablack comedy about life in nightmarish New York City. Focuses on aggressive urbanite (Rodd) who lassoes passive photographer Gould into marriage -- L. Maltin
Carol Reed's production A kid for two farthings ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Joe is a young boy who lives in the poor section of London. He becomes convinced that through the mythical powers of a unicorn, he can grant the wishes of his mother and friends. Joe searches endlessly and finally discovers his unicorn - which turns out to be a goat with a misshapen horn
Song without end : the story of Franz Liszt by Mi na de( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The splendor and music of nineteenth century Europe are perfectly tuned in Song without end, the romantic story of Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt
Fade out, fade in original Broadway cast by Jule Styne( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
You don't have to be Jewish ; and, When you're in love the whole world is Jewish by Bob Booker( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
When you're in love, the whole world is Jewish by Bob Booker( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1983 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jacobi, Louis Harold 1913-2009
Jacobovitch, Louis Harold
Jacobovitch, Louis Harold 1913-2009
Lou Jacobi actor
Lou Jacobi attore canadese
Lou Jacobi Canadees acteur (1913-2009)
Lou Jacobi canadisk skuespiller
Lou Jacobi kanadensisk skådespelare
Lou Jacobi kanadischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler
Lou Jacobi kanadisk skodespelar
Lou Jacobi kanadisk skuespiller
Лу Джекоби
لو جاکوبی بازیگر کانادایی
ルー・ジャコビ
Languages
English (122)
German (22)
French (5)
Spanish (2)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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