WorldCat Identities

Lemmon, Jack

Works: 566 works in 2,612 publications in 13 languages and 50,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Gangster films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  War films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Author of introduction, Artist, Contributor, Speaker, Commentator, Costume designer, Singer, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jack Lemmon
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder( Visual )

297 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,840 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
The apartment by Billy Wilder( Visual )

144 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,086 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 )

42 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,058 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 )

106 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,945 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 1,779 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 held by 1,730 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
The odd couple by Gene Saks( Visual )

63 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two divorced men (one is fastidious, the other is a slob) share a New York apartment
Missing by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

94 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and his daughter-in-law search for his missing son after the military coup in Chile
The China syndrome by James Bridges( Visual )

87 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television news reporter and a cameraman uncover a startling incident while investigating a nuclear power plant
Days of wine and roses by Blake Edwards( Visual )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,230 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 )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former one-term presidents are framed in a scandal by the current president and pursued across the U.S. 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
A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

39 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a turn-of-the-century automobile race from New York to Paris
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novak is a witch who casts a spell on a book publisher (Stewart) to make him fall in love with her. He is most unhappy when he finds out what happened
The fortune cookie by Jean Ure( Visual )

71 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 911 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 )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of lonely ladies with big bank accounts, happy-go-lucky Charlie cons his cranky, widower brother-in-law Herb into joining him on an all-expense-paid, luxury cruise. But their "deluxe accommodations" 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, Charlie and Herb are in for rough weather as they romance the luscious Liz and the lovely Vivian
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder( Visual )

89 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

29 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
Short cuts by Robert Altman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everyday lives of a number of Los Angeles residents are the subject of this loosely-knitted collection of short stories
Avanti by Billy Wilder( Visual )

48 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 541 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
Jack Lemmon( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliot Norton interviews actor Jack Lemmon
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Alternative Names
Džeks Lemons amerikāņu aktieris

Jack Lemmon acteur américain

Jack Lemmon aktor amerykański

Jack Lemmon ameerika näitleja

Jack Lemmon Amerikaans filmacteur

Jack Lemmon Amerikano nga aktor

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

แจ็ก เลมมอน

ჯეკ ლემონი

잭 레먼



The apartmentHamletGlengarry Glen RossMister RobertsTuesdays with MorrieThe odd coupleMissingThe China syndrome