WorldCat Identities

Lemmon, Jack

Overview
Works: 741 works in 2,256 publications in 10 languages and 50,004 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Biography  Case studies  Interviews  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, Performer, Director, Author, Artist, Author of introduction, Contributor, Costume designer, Speaker, Commentator, Composer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Jack Lemmon Publications about Jack Lemmon
Publications by  Jack Lemmon Publications by Jack Lemmon
posthumous Publications by Jack Lemmon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jack Lemmon
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
136 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and flee to Miami disguised as female musicians
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,507 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, plots revenge on his uncle Claudius (the current king) for the murder of the Prince's father (the previous king, King Hamlet)
The apartment by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,963 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
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,809 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 )
23 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,806 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 )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,778 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 )
53 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,603 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 )
32 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two divorced men (one fastidious to a fault, the other an incredible slob) share a New York apartment
The China syndrome by James Bridges ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,288 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 )
37 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,209 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 )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,127 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 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
Short cuts by Robert Altman ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and German and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While helicopters overhead spray against a Medfly infestation, a group of peoples' lives in Los Angeles intersect, some casually, some to more lasting effect. While they go out to concerts and jazz clubs and even have their pools cleaned, these same folks also lie, drink, and cheat. Death itself seems never to be far away. A look at human life and American culture with over 20 lives interweaving
Bell, book and candle ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and French and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A publisher slowly becomes aware that his new girl friend is a witch
Out to sea ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 924 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)
The great race ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a turn-of-the-century automobile race from New York to Paris
The fortune cookie by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 880 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
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a young Parisian policeman and his romance with a prostitute
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
Avanti by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 504 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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Alternative Names
Lemmon, John Uhler
Lemmon, John Uhler III
Languages
English (726)
German (25)
French (18)
Spanish (16)
Multiple languages (9)
Italian (5)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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