WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 297 works in 590 publications in 1 language and 9,155 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Action and adventure films  Historical television programs  Television series  Historical films  Television programs  Naval history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 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 1,418 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
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant, funny story of an eccentric teacher in an all-girls school in Edinburgh during the 1930's
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1787, the HMS Bounty sets out on a journey that will take it through perilous seas to a tropical paradise -- and into history as one of the most ill-fated vessels ever to sail for King and country
Shaka Zulu by William C Faure( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 501 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 fufill 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 431 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 )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 418 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
Upstairs downstairs by Fay Weldon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 418 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 )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the years between 1912 and 1914, King Edward VII is dead and war looms"--Container
James Clavell's Noble house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 280 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 )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 244 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 )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 240 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 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 165 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 159 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 Jack Lee( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of an English captive and an Australian POW, who meet in Malaya during WW2. The two are separated first by their Japanese captors and then by the distance of passing years. When they finally reunite in the rugged outback of Australia, they face a new challenge as demanding as their wartime trials
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 113 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
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upstairs, the Bellamy family negotiated the scandals and successes of the English aristocracy. Downstairs, their loyal and lively servants showed far less reserve when confronting the challenges of their lives. Together, their stories made TV magic
Upstairs, downstairs : the complete fifth season by John Alderton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upstairs, the Bellamy family negotiated the scandals and successes of the English aristocracy. Downstairs, their loyal and lively servants showed far less reserve when confronting the challenges of their lives. Together, their stories made TV magic
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upstairs, the Bellamy family negotiated the scandals and successes of the English aristocracy. Downstairs, their loyal and lively servants showed far less reserve when confronting the challenges of their lives. Together, their stories made TV magic
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upstairs, the Bellamy family negotiated the scandals and successes of the English aristocracy. Downstairs, their loyal and lively servants showed far less reserve when confronting the challenges of their lives. Together, their stories made TV magic
 
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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

Jackson, Gordon reader

Джексон, Гордон

גורדון ג'קסון

جوردون جاكسون

گوردون جکسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

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English (145)

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