WorldCat Identities

Lemmon, Jack

Works: 601 works in 2,569 publications in 11 languages and 50,239 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Gangster films  Historical films  Musical films  History  War films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Speaker, Artist, Author of introduction, Contributor, Other, Composer, Commentator, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jack Lemmon
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

287 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to escape retaliation after they witness a gangland murder, two unemployed musicians disguise themselves as women and join an all-girl band headed to Miami
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie( Visual )

69 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grumpy Old Men become grumpier in this sequel, as a newcomer (Sophia Loren) plans to change the town's bait shop into a ristorante
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

134 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( Visual )

96 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times are tough at the real estate firm of Premiere Properties. Shelley "the machine" Levene (Lemmon) and Dave Moss (Harris) are veteran salesmen, but only Ricky Roma (Pacino) is on a hot streak. The new Glengarry sales leads could turn everything around, but the front office is holding them back until these "losers" prove themselves. Then someone decides to take matters into his own hands, stealing the Glengarry leads and leaving everyone wondering who did it
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

31 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( Visual )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for-TV movie tells the story of an old man, professor of sociology, Morrie Schwartz, who is dying from ALS. He tells a former student, Mitch Albom, about dying, living and what's important in life
Missing by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

88 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
The odd couple by Gene Saks( Visual )

62 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two divorced men (one is fastidious, the other is a slob) share a New York apartment
The China syndrome by James Bridges( Visual )

83 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It started as just another assignment. Reporter Kimberly Wells and cameraman Richard Adams were covering the daily routine at an Los Angeles power plant when the unthinkable occurred: a nuclear accident that could have wiped out Southern California. And Richard caught it all on tape. When their TV station refuses to air the footage, Wells and Adams recruit plant supervisor Jack Godell to expose the terrifying truth: the facility is a ticking bomb. But with millions of dollars at stake, company officials cannot let the story break. When the trio attempts to broadcast live from the plant's control room, the utility company does everything in its power to silence Godell permanently, as the world watches
Days of wine and roses by Blake Edwards( Visual )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A domestic drama which reveals the corrosive effects of alcoholism on a hardened young advertising executive and his attractive young wife, both of whom drink heavily to compensate for their insecurity
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former Presidents are framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
The great race by Blake Edwards( Visual )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The villainous Prof. Fate has sworn to beat the noble and dashing Great Leslie in a turn-of-the-century, no-holds-barred automobile race from New York to Paris. Then, to add an extra touch of mischief to the mayhem, there is an unthinkable last-minute entry -- a woman! From the Statue of Liberty, through the great plains of the Wild West, over the Bering Sea, and across the frozen face of Siberia, its high-level high jinks as the dastardly Prof. Fate and his bungling sidekick Max try to foil the incorruptible Leslie
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A publisher slowly becomes aware that his new girl friend is a witch
Short cuts by Robert Altman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving
The fortune cookie by Billy Wilder( Visual )

69 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A TV cameraman, trampled by a half-back while shooting a football game, and his shyster brother-in-law team up to defraud an insurance company in a million dollar law suit
Out to sea( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of lonely ladies with big bank accounts, happy-go-lucky Charlie (Matthau) cons his cranky, widower brother-in-law Herb (Lemmon) into joining him on an all-expenses-paid, luxury cruise. But their "deluxe accomodations" are deep in the bowels of the ship, and Charlie has actually signed them on as dance hosts! Under the tyranny of crooning cruise director Gil Godwyn (Spiner), Charlie and Herb are in for rough weather as they romance the luscious Liz (Cannon) and the lovely Vivian (De HAven)
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( Visual )

87 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a young Parisian policeman and his romance with a prostitute
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

25 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incredible mishaps occur when a middle-aged Ohio couple fly to New York City for the husband's job interview
Avanti by Billy Wilder( Visual )

37 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man travels to Italy to claim his dead father's body, and discovers he has been conducting an affair there for years. Things get complicated when he falls for the woman's daughter
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Džeks Lemons amerikāņu aktieris

Jack Lemmon acteur américain

Jack Lemmon aktor amerykański

Jack Lemmon ameerika näitleja

Jack Lemmon Amerikaans filmacteur

Jack Lemmon ator estadunidense

Jack Lemmon attore statunitense

Jack Lemmon US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Jack Lemmon yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Lemmon, John Uhler

Lemmon, John Uhler III.

Τζακ Λέμον

Джак Лемън

Джек Леммон

Джэк Леман

Леммон, Джек

Џек Лемон

Ջեք Լեմոն

ג'ק למון

جاك ليمون

جک لمون افسر، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Grumpier old menThe apartmentHamletGlengarry Glen RossMister RobertsTuesdays with MorrieMissingThe odd couple