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Palance, Jack 1919-2006

Works: 566 works in 1,354 publications in 7 languages and 26,319 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Western films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Animated films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Interviewee, Other, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Jack Palance
Publications by Jack Palance
Publications by Jack Palance, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jack Palance
Shane by George Stevens( visu )
20 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 2,198 libraries worldwide
Fullscreen. A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
Batman by Sam Hamm( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
The swan princess ( visu )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
A beautiful princess is transformed into a swan by a sorcerer's spell and is held captive at an enchanted lake until the spell is broken
City slickers by Jack Palance( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,349 libraries worldwide
Comedy about three men friends who are going through mid-life crises. They decide that the answer to their malaise is a fantasy vacation out West where they can play cowboy on a cattle drive
Bagdad Cafe by Percy Adlon( visu )
48 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
An off-beat comedy about a greasy spoon and a rusty gas pump in the Mojave desert, and mismatched characters who find paradise off the beaten track
Young guns by Christopher Cain( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 848 libraries worldwide
A portrait of Billy the Kid and his gang as they move from prairie trash to demi-gods
The professionals by Richard Brooks( visu )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
Prancer returns by Joshua Butler( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
Young Charlie finds a baby reindeer in the forest and, believing it to be Prancer, sets out to return the animal to Santa Claus, restoring the yuletide faith of family and friends along the way
Le mépris Contempt ( visu )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in French and English and held by 713 libraries worldwide
On Capri, an Italian crew makes a German film of Homer's Odyssey; Fritz Lang directs with American money. Prokosch, the producer, with his sneer and red Alfa, holds art films in contempt and hires writer Javal to help Lang commercialize the picture. Against this backdrop, Javal's marriage to Camille, a young former typist, disintegrates. It opens with the couple talking in bed, she asking assurance that he finds her attractive. Later that day he introduces her to Prokosch, and, unawares, blunders unforgivably. The rest of the film portrays her, in their apartment and in public, expressing her hurt and change of heart and his slow grasp of the source of her contempt
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( visu )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulpher mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan( visu )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When Dr. Reed confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers
Tango & Cash by Andreĭ Sergeevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( visu )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and French and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Two rival L.A. policemen who have one thing in common -- each thinks "he" is the best -- team up to pursue a vicious international crimelord who has set them up
City slickers II the legend of Curly's gold by Paul Weiland( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and German and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Urban cowboy Mitch Robbins is at it again. After Curly's death, he discovers a treasure map in the band of Curly's hat. Mitch and his pal Phil and mooching brother Glen set out to find the treasure
Buffalo girls by Rod Hardy( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Legendary Calamity Jane searches not only for her long-lost daughter, but also for the Wild West that is now waning. Her unforgettable friends include Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Sitting Bull, and Annie Oakley
Batman by Tim Burton( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Batman begins his protection of Gotham City, pitted against a corrupt police force, mob gangsters and the worst villian of all-- The Joker
Sarah plain & tall the DVD collection ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
"Sarah, Plain and Tall:" A mail-order bride from Maine travels to Kansas in 1910 to join a widower, Jacob Witting, and his two children. "Skylark:" The Witting family is tested first by drought and then by separation, as Sarah and the children are forced to leave their Kansas farm to join Sarah's aunts in Maine while Jacob remains behind to try to save their livelihood. "Sarah Plain and Tall: Winter's End:" Having abandoned his family decades ago, Jacob's father John returns to the farm to try to mend his relationship with his son
30 years of National Geographic specials ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
A compilation of highlights and clips from past programs of the National Geographic televised documentaries, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Society's documentary production. From the very first National Geographic special in 1963, which followed a team of Americans as they ascended Mt. Everest, content ranges from wilderness to cultural exploration. Through these programs, National Geographic offered a broad variety of sights and perspectives which were previously unknown to the average viewing public. Still bearing historical value, examples include segments from the films that helped promote and popularize such issues as species and habitat protection and the works of Dr. Louis Leakey, Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall
The golden age of television ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Sudden fear ( visu )
14 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 libraries worldwide
On a train headed home to California, Myra Hudson falls in love with and marries actor Lester Blaine, whom she has just fired from her most recent New York play. Back on her San Francisco estate, something evil appears to be lurking beneath the surface of the couple's idyllic life
God's gun Cry blood Apache ( visu )
46 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 458 libraries worldwide
In God's gun, Lee Van Cleef plays a man seeking retribution from a gang who brutally murdered his twin brother, a priest trying to defend the interests of his village
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Alternative Names
Brazzo, Jack 1920-2006
Palagnjuk, Volodimir 1920-2006
Palagnjuk, Wolodymyr Iwanowitsch 1920-2006
Palahniuk, Vladimir.
Palahniuk, Vladimir 1919-2006
Palahniuk, Volodymyr.
Palahniuk, Volodymyr 1919-2006
Palahnuik, Vladimir.
Palahnuik Vladimir 1919-2006
Palahnuik, Walter Jack 1920-2006
Palance, Walter
Palance Walter 1919-2006
Palance, Walter 1920-2006
Palance, Walter Jack.
Palance, Walter Jack 1919-2006
Palance, Walter Jack 1920-2006
Palanuik, Vladimir
Palanuik Vladimir 1919-2006
Palanuik, Walter.
Palanuik, Walter 1919-2006
Palanuik, Walter 1920-2006
Palanuik, Walter Jack
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French (26)
Spanish (8)
German (3)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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