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Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 188 works in 544 publications in 4 languages and 8,384 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television series  Historical television programs  War films  History  Television comedies  Television mini-series  Television programs  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer
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 )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Upstairs downstairs by Fay Weldon( Visual )

111 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,146 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
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher in a 1920's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude
Upstairs, downstairs by Keith Barron( Visual )

72 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the years between 1912 and 1914, King Edward VII is dead and war looms"--Container
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 742 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
Shaka Zulu by William C Faure( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century and its emerging European colonial expansion and migration to the mysterious continent of Africa. This critically acclaimed story 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 extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability and an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire! Set against the spectacular panorama of the Zulu tribal homelands, this complex and compelling adventure depicts the clash of two cultures, two worlds
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 420 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
James Clavell's Noble house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 273 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
The shooting party by Alan Bridges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 239 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 )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 237 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
Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 182 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
A Town like Alice by David Stevens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Paget and Joe Harmon meet in Malaya where both are prisoners of war. Separated first by their captors and then by the distance of passing years, the two are finally reunited in the rugged outback of Australia
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James and his wife Hazel are invited to the country home of Lord and Lady Newbury. Little do they know the dalliances and bedroom hopping that occur there after dark-- or the plot that Lady Newbury, who still has designs on James, is preparing to humiliate Hazel. 2nd work: Rose meets a young man from Australia, and after a brief courtship he proposes marriage. The servants oppose her impetuous union, but the more they argue, the greater her resolve to marry and move to Australia
My brother Tom by James Aldridge( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blossoming love affair between the lovely Peggy and the energetic Tom becomes the focal point for a powerful conflict between two religions in a sleepy rural town
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 43 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!
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 42 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 )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose is shattered when she learns her fiance has been killed in the Great War. The tragedy also touches Hazel, who pines for a soldier at the front--even as her husband, James returns home on leave. His homecoming will force them to acknowledge the terrible changes the war has wrought. 2nd work: It is 1918, and the Great War has reached a frightful stage. Lord Bellamy's help is sought in defending a young officer who faces court martial charges for cowardice. Meanwhile, the staff learns that Edward, one of the servants, has gone AWOL, and they must find him before the military police do
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first stirrings of war to the confusing days of the Armistice celebration, the saga of the aristovratic Bellamy family and their loyal and lively servants continues
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 37 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!
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 37 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!
 
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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

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Джексон, Гордон

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گوردون جکسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (288)

Spanish (7)

Catalan (5)

German (1)

Covers
Upstairs, downstairsUpstairs, downstairsTunes of gloryThe shooting partyMy brother Tom