WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 319 works in 565 publications in 1 language and 9,114 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  Historical films  Naval history  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon Jackson
The Great Escape by John Sturges( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape of Allied prisoners-of-war from a maximum-security German prison camp (Stalag Luft III)
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remake of 1935 film. An adventure drama about the conflicts between the allegedly brutal Captain Bligh and his first officer, Fletcher Christian, which led to the mutiny aboard H.M.S. Bounty in the South Pacific in 1789, and the escape of the mutineers to Pitcairn Island
Shaka Zulu by William C Faure( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

5 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jock Sinclair is a whiskey-drinking, by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man. He expects loyalty and respect from his men. But when Basil Barrow, an educated, by-the-book scion from a traditional military family enters the scene as Sinclair's replacement, the two men become locked in a fierce battle for control of the battalion and the hearts and minds of its men
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of both the family and the servants in the London townhouse at 165 Eaton Place are followed. Upstairs lives Richard Bellamy, the head of the household, and also a member of Parliament. His wife is a member of the titled aristocracy. Downstairs is Hudson, the Scottish butler who directs and guides the other servants concerning their tasks and proper places
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turn-of-the-century London, a family of Edwardian aristocrats and their servants live and work together through great societal changes
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upstairs downstairs: The saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants. Real-life events from 1903-1930 are incorporated into the stories of the Bellamy household. Thomas & Sarah: After giving notice at 165 Eaton Place, the enterprising Thomas Watkins and Sarah Moffat make a go of it on their own
James Clavell's Noble house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ian Dunross is named 'Tai-Pan' (Supreme leader) of the powerful British-East Asia trading company, Struan & Co. His rival is attempting a hostile takeover. Suddenly plunged into a criminal underworld of international espionage, deception and financial crises, Dunross turns up the heat by engaging in a dangerous romance with his nemesis's aide. Danger lurks around every corner and Dunross ultimately sees he has no choice but to fight for his company's honor and survival
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the fourth season of the television program Upstairs downstairs. The aristocratic Bellamy family and their servants deal with the changes caused by the First World War
The shooting party by Alan Bridges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1913, a group of aristocratic men and women gather for a shooting party at an estate in the English countryside. They go through the elaborate rituals of an Edwardian country house party. Times are changing, though, and their values are about to change
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an English ship carrying 50,000 cases of whiskey wrecks off the coast of a tiny Scottish island that has ran out of "the water of life", Captain Waggett vows to defend the vessel against any looting efforts
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
Shakespeare's Hamlet by Tony Richardson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Academy Award-winning director Tony Richardson's theatrical production at the Roundhouse Theatre in London, 'Hamlet' is a powerful adaptation of William Shakespeare's epic tragedy. Eschewing the big-budget production values of other film versions, it instead focuses on great performances from Nicol Williamson as Prince Hamlet, Academy Award-winner Anthony Hopkins as the villainous Claudius and rock-and-roll singer Marianne Faithfull as Ophelia
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents episodes from the first season of the long-running television series about the trials and fortunes of the aristocratic Bellamy family and the servants staffing their home, in Edwardian London
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of the aristocratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants. Real-life events from 1903-1930 are incorporated into the stories of the Bellamy household
A Town like Alice by David Stevens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, from the jungles of Malaya to the desolate outback of Australia
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estranged from her family, Elizabeth becomes increasingly involved with the poet Lawrence Kirbridge and eventually persuades her father to meet him. When the Bellamys discover he comes from a good family, they give their blessings to the union, but Elizabeth has misgivings which won't go away even after Lawrence persuades her to marry him
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes from the second season of the British television series about life in the home of British aristocrats and their servants
 
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Tunes of glory
Alternative Names
Gordon Jackson acteur

Gordon Jackson attore scozzese

Gordon Jackson britisk skodespelar

Gordon Jackson britisk skuespiller

Gordon Jackson Brits acteur

Gordon Jackson brittisk skådespelare

Gordon Jackson schottischer Schauspieler

Jackson, Gordon Cameron 1923-1990

Jackson, Gordon reader

Джексон, Гордон

גורדון ג'קסון

غوردون جاكسون

گوردون جکسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

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English (119)

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