WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Gordon 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 329 works in 690 publications in 1 language and 10,372 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Historical television programs  Television series  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Naval history  Television mini-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 1,400 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 856 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 Shidong Mier( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 694 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
Upstairs, downstairs by Gordon Jackson( Visual )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 422 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 )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 412 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( Visual )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Critically acclaimed Upstairs Downstairs maintains its position as one of the most successful and watched dramatic series in television history. A multi-award winner, this addictive period drama is set in a fashionable London townhouse during 1903 to 1930 and follows the many personal dramas and 'ups & downs' of the affluent Bellamy family and their servants"--Container
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 403 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
Shaka Zulu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 395 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 )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bellamy runs for political office, Georgina and her cohort throw a bacchanal at Eaton Place with tragic consequences, a lonely James has an affair with the very married Lady Newbury, and, after nearly 30 years, the Bellamy saga ends with the sale of 165 Eaton Place and a fresh beginning for every member of the household. Disc 5 is bonus features only
Upstairs, downstairs( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the years between 1912 and 1914, King Edward VII is dead and war looms. Inside Eaton Place, Sir Richard hires a new secretary, and Georgina Worsley joins the Bellamy household. Meanwhile, a gold-digging French countess catches Sir Richard's eye, and Rose finds love
James Clavell's Noble house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 282 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 )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 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 )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 260 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 )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and held by 255 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 Robert Neame( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 180 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 )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 149 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 146 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 142 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
 
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Jackson, Gordon Cameron 1923-1990

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