WorldCat Identities

Lemmon, Jack

Overview
Works: 647 works in 2,099 publications in 10 languages and 49,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television programs  Biography  Case studies  Fiction  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, Performer, Director, Costume designer, Speaker, Artist, Author of introduction, Other, Vocalist, Commentator, Contributor, Composer
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 )
214 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,734 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 )
51 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,492 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 Kenneth Branagh ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,994 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
The apartment by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,974 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
Mister Roberts by John Ford ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,792 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 1,775 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 )
48 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,589 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 )
42 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two divorced men (one is fastidious, the other is a slob) share a New York apartment
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,337 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
The China syndrome by James Bridges ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,298 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 )
33 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 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 )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Framed in a scandal by the current president (Dan Aykroyd), Jack Lemmon and James Garner are pursued by armed agents as they desperately search for the evidence that will establish their innocence
Short cuts by Robert Altman ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and German and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving. Includes a new widescreen restored transfer of the film, a making-of documentary, interviews, deleted scenes, and much more
Bell, book and candle by Richard Quine ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A publisher slowly becomes aware that his new girl friend is a witch
The fortune cookie by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 915 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 )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 914 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
The great race ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a turn-of-the-century automobile race from New York to Paris
Irma la Douce by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a young Parisian policeman and his romance with a prostitute
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
Glengarry GlenRoss ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and French and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful story of desperation and betrayal set in the world of real estate
 
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Alternative Names
Lemmon, John Uhler
Lemmon, John Uhler, III
Languages
English (708)
German (73)
Spanish (57)
French (42)
Multiple languages (14)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Swedish (1)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)
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