WorldCat Identities

Pickford, Jack 1896-1933

Overview
Works: 46 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 355 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Short films  History  Fantasy films  Animated films  Gangster films  Historical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Costume designer, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Pickford
Little Lord Fauntleroy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1921 and 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fortunes of Cedric Fauntleroy and his widowed mother "Dearest" change when the elderly Earl of Dorincourt has Cedric, his rightful heir, brought from the slums of New York to England. The Earl welcomes Cedric but banishes his mother to a cottage outside the manor, unjustly accusing her of marrying his son for money
Through the back door( Visual )

4 editions published between 1921 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Pickford stars as young Jeanne, a happy girl whose life changes dramatically when her widowed mother marries a disdainful New Yorker, who places her in the care of her Belgian nurse
Judith of Bethulia by D. W Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
Exit smiling by Sam Taylor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet joins a traveling theater troupe where she hopes to become a star, only to find herself relegated to cooking due to her plainness. Her life begins to sparkle when a handsome new recruit come on board, but unbeknowst to the troupe, he is on the run from the law
Judith of Bethulia : Home, sweet home( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
The Bat( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented on the main videocassette is The Bat, a recently-discovered silent film about a criminal who dresses as a bat, which Bob Kane claimed as an inspiration for his comic-book creation, Batman. The supplementary cassette, entitled Bat clips, includes scenes from the 1966 Batman television series starring Adam West and Burt Ward, a public service announcement featuring Yvonne Craig as Batgirl, television ads for the 1966 feature film, and footage of cast appearances
The Goose woman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A goose woman who was once a famous opera singer involves her son in a murder just to see her name hit the headlines again
Little Mary Sunshine by Rick Besoyan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Little Mary Sunshine, a tiny orphan girl is adopted by a wealthy young man in France. In Tom Sawyer, Tom finds fun and adventure with his friends Joe Harper and Huckleberry Finn, running away to hide out on Jackson's Island and pretending to be Mississippi River pirates. When Tom is believed dead by his grieving Aunt Polly, he sneaks back to town to attend his own funeral
Brown of Harvard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1926 and 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two college students, one academic and one sporty, love the same girl
The Mystery collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian summer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly widower takes lodgings at a seaside boarding house owned by a widow and her daughter. Attracted to the widow, but self-conscious about his thinning hair, the widower writes a letter to inquire about a hair restoring tonic. He hides the response, and the widow thinks he is corresponding with another woman. She decides to make him jealous by framing a magazine photo of another man. One day, at the beach, the widow and widower are both marooned on a rock by the rising tide. The widow steals a look at the letter and realizes her mistake. After they are rescued, they return to the boarding house, where the she lovingly rubs the hair tonic onto his head
Newlyweds( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being jilted by their respective sweethearts, Dick Harcourt and Dora Dean have both become disenchanted with the opposite sex. Unknown to each other, they happen to share a seat on a passenger train. Due to a misunderstanding, the other passengers mistake them for newlyweds. As it happens, Dick is a member of an anti-marriage society, the members of which prepare a protest to his defection. Meanwhile, Dick and Dora are the recipients of so many wedding presents that they decide to get married after all
Muggsy becomes a hero( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mabel sends a note to Muggsy asking him to meet her after church. While he is waiting for the services to end, another note is handed to him, requesting him to escort the Frost sisters through a bad area. Though Muggsy is disappointed not to be with Mabel, he resolutely starts to escort the two women home. They are set upon by two thugs whom Muggsy manages to thrash soundly. Muggsy becomes the town hero, with the Mabel proudly standing beside him
The Inner Circle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely widower is told to bomb Senor Cataldo's house by the Inner Circle, a secret society of which he is a reluctant member. Sr. Cataldo's offence is that he has gone to the police with an extortion note he received from the Inner Circle. While the widower is being given his instructions, his little girl wanders away from her caretaker and is struck by a car. Senora Cataldo, out shopping, sees the accident and takes the child home to care for her. The widower refuses to carry out the bomb plot until he and his daughter are threatened. He reluctantly plants the bomb in the basement of Cataldo's house. As he is leaving the premises, he spots his daughter through a window. Just then, he is struck down and captured by the police. He is taken into the house. When he comes to, he rushes out of the house and into the basement. He retrieves the bomb just before it explodes. Only the widower is injured in the explosion. The Cataldo family and his little girl are saved
Tom Sawyer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's famous story of the adventures of mischievous boy in Hannibal Missouri of the 19th century
The man who had everything( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thoughtless young man, whose only goal in life is the pursuit of a good time, nearly runs down a blind beggar with his car. When he shows no remorse, the beggar curses him, saying, "May you always have everything that you want."
Mack Sennett, director( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short silent films directed by Mack Sennett for the Biograph Company
Mack Sennett director( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine short silent films directed by Mack Sennett for Biograph Company
The origins of film( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Narrow Road : "Deux hommes sortent de prison après avoir purgé leur peine. L'un est décidé à suivre le droit chemin, tandis que le deuxième a d'autres projets".-- Site Wikipédia, visionné le 9 février 2017
All on account of the milk( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hiram, a young contractor, goes to a house near his worksite to get a glass of milk. He is mistaken by the heroine, Sophia, for a laborer, while he thinks she is the maid, although she is the daughter of the manor. (Sophia's maid has taken sick and Sophia has assumed her duties and clothing for the day). Hiram continues to represent himself as a laborer in order to see the "maid" for his daily glass of milk, and Sophia, in order to to continue her impersonation, continues to borrow her maid's clothing. After some confusion involving the actual maid, the gardener, Hiram's mother and Sophia's mother, the young people are brought together in their true identities, with the blessing of their respective mothers
 
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Alternative Names
Jack Pickford acteur canadien

Jack Pickford actor

Jack Pickford attore cinematografico e regista canadese

Jack Pickford Canadees acteur

Jack Pickford canadisk skuespiller

Jack Pickford kanadensisk skådespelare

Jack Pickford kanadischer Schauspieler

Jack Pickford kanadisk skodespelar

Jack Pickford kanadisk skuespiller

Jack Pickford kanadský herec

Smith, John Charles 1896-1933

Джек Пикфорд

ג'ק פיקפורד

جاك بيكفورد

جک پیکفورد بازیگر کانادایی

ジャック・ピックフォード

Languages
English (38)