WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 362 works in 758 publications in 1 language and 10,563 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Television series  Historical television programs  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Naval history  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon Jackson
The Great Escape by John Sturges( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2020 in English and held by 1,500 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher in a 1930's Scottish girls' school captivates her students with her fascist ideals and free-thinking attitude. She engages in ongoing battles with the rigid heads of the school and faces the biggest trial of her life when her livelihood and career are threatened
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 693 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
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most loved television series of all time is brought back to life with a stellar cast and a story full of scandal, romance and intrigue set against a sweeping historical backdrop. In Series One it's 1936, and six years after parlourmaid Rose left the Bellamy home, fate brings her back as housekeeper to its new owners: Sir Hallam, his wife Lady Agnes, and his mother Maud, Lady Holland. Rose soon finds she has her work cut out as she recruits a new 'downstairs' family to! help run the elegance and finery of the 'upstairs' world. It soon becomes apparent there lies a labyrinth of secrets, lies and scandal in both worlds. Series Two is set in the year preceding World War Two, and 165 Eaton Place is now a well-established and thriving household in the heart of London. But with both upstairs and downstairs harbouring life-changing secrets and the menace of war creeping ever closer, the smooth running of Eaton Place threatens to come crashing to a shattering halt. And as romance, heartbreak and intrigue engulf the household, its inhabitants discover that the real threat is much closer to home As seen on ABC1 and UKTV
Upstairs downstairs by Fay Weldon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 410 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 by Gordon Jackson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fifth and final series portrays the post-war period of 1919 to 1930"--Container
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Series four takes place during the Great War, from 1914-18, and no one is unaffected"--Container
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 380 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
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 379 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!
James Clavell's Noble house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 288 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
Whisky galore! by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

28 editions published between 1980 and 2020 in English and held by 265 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
Upstairs downstairs( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 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 )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 259 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
The prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Ronald Neame( Visual )

12 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant, funny story of an eccentric teacher in an all-girls school in Edinburgh during the 1930's
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 163 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. All 68 episodes on 20 discs. Includes 5-part documentary The Making of Upstairs, Downstairs; 24 episode commentaries; 25th anniversary retrospective Upstairs, Downstairs Remembered; interviews with the stars, composer, and editor; alternate pilot episode; and more
Shakespeare's Hamlet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 147 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 136 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
A Town like Alice by David Stevens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 132 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
 
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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

Gordon Jackson Scottish actor (1923-1990)

Jackson, Gordon Cameron 1923-1990

Jackson, Gordon reader

Γκόρντον Τζάκσον

Джексон, Гордон

גורדון ג'קסון

جوردون جاكسون

گوردون جکسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

กอร์ดอน แจ็คสัน

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ゴードン・ジャクソン

戈登·杰克逊

高登・傑克森

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English (168)