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Black, Jack 1969-

Overview
Works: 249 works in 1,132 publications in 12 languages and 50,343 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Martial arts films  Monster films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Commentator, vac, Narrator, Author, Scenarist, Singer, Producer, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Kung fu panda 2 by Ethan Reiff( visu )
87 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,331 libraries worldwide
Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five. But Po's new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Po must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins in order to able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed
Ice age by Carlos Saldanha( visu )
39 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,711 libraries worldwide
Manfred, a mastodon, Sid, a sloth, and Diego, a saber-toothed tiger, fulfill a dying mother's wish to return a boy to his migrating tribe
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( visu )
71 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,379 libraries worldwide
Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to Skull Island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
Shark tale by Will Smith( visu )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,803 libraries worldwide
Oscar is a lowly tongue-scrubber at the local Whale Wash, who becomes an improbable hero when he tells a great white lie. To keep his secret, Oscar teams up with an outcast vegetarian Great White shark, Lenny, and the two become the most unlikely of friends. When his lie begins to unravel, it's up to Oscar's loyal friend Angie and Lenny to help him stand up to the most feared shark in the water and find his true place in the reef
The school of rock by Richard Linklater( visu )
57 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,264 libraries worldwide
When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
Goosebumps ( visu )
22 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,035 libraries worldwide
Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hannah, living right next door, and makes a quick friend in Champ. But every silver lining has a cloud, and Zach's comes when he learns that Hannah's mysterious dad is in fact R.L. Stine, the author of the bestselling Goosebumps series. As Zach starts learning about the strange family next door, he soon discovers that Stine holds a dangerous secret
The holiday by Nancy Meyers( visu )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,018 libraries worldwide
Amanda lives in Los Angeles and is a movie trailer editor. Iris lives in Surrey, England and is a journalist. The two live five thousand miles apart and have never met, but both are dealing with the same problem: men. Amanda just broke up with her cheating boyfriend. Iris has pined for her ex. Amanda comes upon a website that advocates home exchange and the two decide to swap houses for two weeks at Christmas - both with a goal to forget their troubled love lives. Love ends up finding them anyways. Amanda starts a romance with Iris' older brother, Graham, a book editor and Iris starts a romance with a friend of Amanda's, movie composer Miles. With new found romance, both their lives change forever
Tropic thunder by Ben Stiller( visu )
41 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,880 libraries worldwide
Watch John 'Four Leaf' Tayback as he fights a gruesome battle during the Vietnam War. But, this is actually a scene from 'Tropic Thunder, ' a big-budget adaptation of Tayback's wartime memoir. Starring as the central platoon are Speedman, Lazarus, Chino and Portnoy, as well as young character actor Kevin Sandusky. To play the character of African American Sgt. Osiris, Lazarus dyes his skin dark and refuses to break from character. When a scene goes awry, the film's director, Damien Cockburn goes off. With filming a month behind schedule only five days into shooting, the real 'Four Leaf' takes Cockburn aside and suggests that he drop the actors in a real jungle and use hidden cameras to capture the action. Chaos and insanity ensue
High fidelity by Stephen Frears( visu )
56 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,736 libraries worldwide
Rob Gordon's record store is semi-failing, and his long-time girlfriend has just walked out on him. In order to figure out where things went wrong (and why he can't commit), he examines his past relationships with other women
Bernie by Richard Linklater( visu )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
"In the tiny, rural town of Carthage, Texas, assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede was one of the town's most beloved residents. He taught Sunday school, sang in the church choir and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Everyone loved and appreciated Bernie, so it came as no surprise when he befriended Marjorie Nugent, an affluent widow who was as well known for her sour attitude as her fortune. Bernie frequently traveled with Marjorie and even managed her banking affairs. Marjorie quickly became fully dependent on Bernie and his generosity and Bernie struggled to meet her increasing demands. Bernie continued to handle her affairs,a nd the townspeople went months without seeing Marjorie.The people of Carthage were shocked when it was reported that Marjorie Nugent had been dead for some time, and Bernie Tiede was charged with the murder."--Container
Nacho Libre ( visu )
33 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,572 libraries worldwide
Ignacio, a monastery cook, lives his dream by becoming Nacho Libre, one of Mexico's most feared wrestlers
Gulliver's travels : Gulliver's fun pack by Rob Letterman( visu )
37 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,502 libraries worldwide
"When a shipwreck lands a lowly mailroom clerk named Gulliver (Black) on the fantastical island of Lilliput, he transforms into a giant--in size and ego! Gulliver's tall tales and heroic deeds win the hearts of the tiny Lilliputians, but when he loses it all and puts his newfound friends in peril, Gulliver must find a way to undo the damage. Through it all, Gulliver may just learn that it's how big you are on the inside that counts"--Container
The big year by A. David Frankel film( visu )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,397 libraries worldwide
"Looking to shake up their routine lieves, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate "birder" by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realise that the quest for success comes at a price - and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
Kung Fu Panda 3 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,389 libraries worldwide
When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible--learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas
Shallow Hal by Peter Farrelly( visu )
34 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
Jack Black is Shallow Hal, a superficial skirt chase who, after a mind-altering experience with a self-help guru, doesn't realize that his gorgeous girlfriend is actually a 300-pound not-so-hottie. Meanwhile, Hal's playboy pal Mauricio is determined to break the spell before someone gets ... squashed!
Be kind rewind by Michel Gondry( visu )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Two local outcasts attempt to save a local video store. Amateur film director Mike must find a way to save the business after his magnetized friend, Jerry, erases every movie in the store. Using an outdated video camera and their own special effects, the two embark on an adventure to remake all the movies, from "Ghostbusters" to "Driving Miss Daisy," turning the two town misfits into local celebrities
Year one by Harold Ramis( visu )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Tribal nitwits, Zed and Oh, are two guys living in the year one. Neither one can hunt nor gather, so they are thrown out of their Neanderthal community and dung-and-stick huts. Zed eats the forbidden fruit and the two become curious about what may lay outside of their limited little world. They decide to embark on a journey through the ancient world. On their travels they meet Cain and Abel, Abraham and Isaac. They wind up in Sodom where their girlfriends have been turned into slaves and are about to be sacrificed by the high priest
Margot at the wedding ( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 988 libraries worldwide
When Margot and her son, Claude, come to attend the wedding of her sister, Pauline, it seems as if a family rift is being mended. Despite their best efforts, Margot and Pauline revert to their most dysfunctional selves. It does not help that Pauline's fiance is woefully depressed and Margot's lover is as narcissistic as she is. Margot's estranged husband can't seem to recognize that Margot cringes at his every effort at reconciliation
Orange County by Jake Kasdan( visu )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 910 libraries worldwide
Inspired by acclaimed author Martin Skinner, Shaun Brumber realizes his life ambition and through a host of hilarious circumstances attempts to realize his dream
Secrets of the furious five ( visu )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
He may have defeated the ferocious Tai Lung, but our Dragon Warrior must now face Shifu's biggest challenge with the help of Viper, Tigress, Monkey, Crane and Mantis, teaching a martial arts class of rambunctious bunny kittens. We learn it takes more than fast feet and fists to become a kung fu master
 
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Alternative Names
Black, Jack 1969-
Black, Thomas
Black, Thomas 1969-
Black, Thomas Jacob 1969-
Džeks Bleks
Jack Black acteur américain
Jack Black Amerikaans acteur
Jack Black amerikai színész, komikus és zenész
Jack Black amerykański aktor i muzyk
Jack Black amerykański aktor, muzyk, komik, producent
Jack Black attore, musicista e doppiatore statunitense
Jack Black US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Tenacious D 1969-
Thomas Black
Τζακ Μπλακ
Джак Блек
Джек Блек
Джек Блэк американский актёр, комик и музыкант
Жэк Блэк
Ջեք Բլեք
ג'ק בלאק
جاك بلاك
جک بلک خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، صداپیشه، فیلمنامه‌نویس، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، و خواننده آمریکایی
ஜேக் பிளாக்
ജായ്ക്ക് ബ്ലായ്ക്ക്
แจ็ก แบล็ก
ჯეკ ბლექი
잭 블랙
ジャック・ブラック
傑克·布萊克
積·伯克
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