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Nicholson, Jack

Works: 1,124 works in 3,811 publications in 12 languages and 78,216 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Horror films  History  Gangster films  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Storyteller, Interviewee, Costume designer, Film editor, Other, Composer, pmn, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Adapter, fmd, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jack Nicholson
Publications by Jack Nicholson
Most widely held works about Jack Nicholson
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Most widely held works by Jack Nicholson
One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest by Miloš Forman( visu )
199 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,025 libraries worldwide
The story of a man whose rebelliousness pits him against the head nurse of a mental ward and the full spectrum of institutional repression
Chinatown by Roman Polanski( visu )
131 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,885 libraries worldwide
Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
The Departed by Martin Scorsese( visu )
95 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,831 libraries worldwide
In South Boston, the Massachusetts State Police are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate. Colin is rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
As good as it gets by James L Brooks( visu )
98 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,149 libraries worldwide
Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race
Easy rider by Dennis Hopper( visu )
49 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,909 libraries worldwide
A generation-defining movie about friends who engage in a motorcycle journey across the country to discover the true America. Bonus features include: CD Songtrack, making of documentary, commentary, and British Film Institute Modern Classic Book
A few good men by Rob Reiner( visu )
78 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,856 libraries worldwide
Cruise stars as a brash Navy lawyer who's teamed with a gung-ho litigator in a politically-explosive murder case. Charged with defending two Marines accused of killing a fellow soldier, they are confronted with complex issues of loyalty and honor - including its most sacred code and its most formidable warrior
Terms of endearment by James L Brooks( visu )
52 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,748 libraries worldwide
A comedy-drama about the evolving thirty year relationship between a mother and daughter
Batman by Tim Burton( visu )
60 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,671 libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
The Bucket List by Rob Reiner( visu )
40 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,537 libraries worldwide
Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common, except they both have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to make a Bucket List of all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die. In the process of completing the list, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find the joy in life
The shining by Stanley Kubrick( visu )
70 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,371 libraries worldwide
A writer and his family are snowbound in a hotel and are haunted by either the hotel itself or the writer's dementia
About Schmidt by Louis Begley( visu )
69 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,361 libraries worldwide
Warren Schmidt is at sea after being left a widower shortly after retiring from a lifetime as an actuary at Woodmen of the World Insurance in Omaha, Nebraska. He matter-of-factly explains that, since he is 67, retired, and a widower, he should be dead within nine years--this in a letter to the African boy he is sponsoring through a charitable relief organization. As daughter Jeannie's wedding to waterbed salesman fiancé Randall looms, Warren sets out for Denver in his Winnebago Adventurer to attend, and discovers along the way that slavish devotion to an insurance company hasn't exactly made for a life well spent
Something's gotta give by Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )( visu )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,276 libraries worldwide
A middle-aged womanizer falls in love with the mother of his latest youthful conquest, greatly complicating the lives of all involved
Anger management by Revolution Studios( visu )
35 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,047 libraries worldwide
After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Rydell. But when the doctor steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life
How do you know by James L Brooks( visu )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
A professional softball player discovers she is in the middle of a love triangle after she falls for two different men and wonders when it comes to love, how do you know?
Prizzi's honor by John Huston( visu )
54 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,401 libraries worldwide
"The Prizzi family's principal hit man, Charley (Nicholson) is about to discover that he and his new bride (Turner) share more than just body heat: they're both cold-blooded assassins, and their next job is to ice each other!"--Container
The witches of Eastwick by George Miller( visu )
37 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,318 libraries worldwide
The "witches" are three modern-day women yearning for Mr. Right in a quaint New England town full of Mr. Uptights. Played glowingly by Cher (Mask, Moonstruck), Susan Sarandon (Atlantic City, Compromising Positions) and Michelle Pfeiffer (Scarface, Ladyhawke), they're lovely enough to tempt even the most jaded denizen of the netherworld. Sure enough, wealthy Daryl Van Horne (Nicholson) arrives in town and sets out to prove himself a smooth-talking, eyebrow-waggling, tantrum-throwing devil with the ladies--Container
Little shop of horrors by Roger Corman( visu )
109 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
Seymour's exotic plant has an insatiable appetite only for blood and flesh. As the ruthless plant grows larger and larger with each feeding, so do Seymour's affections for shop girl, Audrey
Reds by Warren Beatty( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
The true story of the love affair of John Reed, American Communist, journalist and activist and Louise Bryant, writer and feminist
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( visu )
81 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
Mean, green invaders from the angry red planet attempt to take over the Earth
Five Easy Pieces by Bob Rafelson( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
Nicholson plays the now iconic cad Bobby Dupea, a shiftless thirty-something oil rigger and former piano prodigy immune to any sense of romantic or familial responsibility, who returns to his childhood home to see his ailing, estranged father, with his blue-collar girlfriend (Karen Black) in tow
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Alternative Names
Cek Nikolson
Džeks Nikolsons
Iacobus Nicholson
Jack Nicholson acteur américain
Jack Nicholson actor estadounidense
Jack Nicholson aktor amerykański
Jack Nicholson Amerikaans filmacteur
Jack Nicholson amerikai színész, filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró, producer
Jack Nicholson Amerikano nga aktor, direktor, produser ken mannurat
Jack Nicholson ator norte-americano
Jack Nicholson attore statunitense
Jack Nicholson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor, Regisseur und Produzent
Nicholson, Jack 1937-
Nicholson, John 1937-
Nicholson, John Joseph.
Nicholson, John Joseph 1937-
Nikolsons, Džeks 1937-
Τζακ Νίκολσον Αμερικανός ηθοποιός
Джак Никълсън
Джек Николсон
Джек Николсон американский актёр
Джек Ніколсон
Джэк Нікалсан
Жек Николсон
Николсон Д. Д. 1937-
Николсон, Джек 1937-
Николсон, Джек американский актёр
Џек Николсон
Ҷек Николсон
Ջեք Նիկոլսոն
ג'ק ניקולסון
ג'ק ניקולסון שחקן אמריקאי
זשעק ניקאלסאהן
جاك نيكلسون
جاك نيكلسون ممثل أمريكي
جک نیکلسون
جیک نکولسن
جیک نیکلسن
جەک نیکڵسۆن
जैक निकोल्सन
জ্যাক নিকোলসন
ஜேக் நிக்கல்சன்
జ్యాక్ నికల్సన్
ജാക്ക് നിക്കോൾസൺ
แจ็ก นิโคลสัน
ჯეკ ნიკოლსონი
ჯექ ნიქოლსონი
잭 니콜슨
杰克·尼科尔森 American actor
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