Most widely held works about Jim Backus
Most widely held works by Jim Backus
Rebel without a cause ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
Jim Stark, the teenage son of a well-to-do family, is overcome by loneliness, frustration and anger, which leads to violence when he seeks approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums.
Rebel without a cause ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
The teen-aged son of a well-to-do family gets involved in violence when he attempts to win the approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums.
Pat and Mike ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
A woman athlete of enormous promise in the worlds of both tennis and golf is pursued by a shady promoter, who hopes to make her famous and make some money in the process.
Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 libraries worldwide
An animated adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic Christmas tale, with cartoon character Mr. Magoo in the role of Ebenezer Scrooge.
Gilligan's Island. The complete first season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
The S.S. Minnow set sail on a three-hour tour. Along for the ride are the ship's captain, his first mate, an actress, a professor, a farm girl, a millionaire and his wife. They all become stranded on an uncharted South Pacific Island. Seven random people thrown together by fate, united in a search for a way off the island and back home again.
The Pied Piper of Hamelin ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
The famous children's fairy tale is retold with warmth and understanding as the mysterious ratcatcher comes to the town of Hamelin and promises to rid the town of its unwelcome guests for a price.
Gilligan's Island. The complete second season ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
All 32 episodes of season two. The castaways continue to struggle to survive disasters - but never stop trying to find a way to escape. Special guest stars include: Zsa Zsa Gabor, Janos Prohaska, and Vito Scotti.
Rescue from Gilligan's Island ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
After fifteen years on a deserted island, the crew is finally rescued. The question is whether they are ready for the changes that have taken place in the outside world.
Gilligan's Island. The complete third season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
The complete third and final season featuring all the episodes in color and the continued adventures of the castaways as they struggle to survive disasters. Originally broadcast by CBS 1966-1967.
Forgive us our digressions : an autobiography by Jim Backus ( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Angel face ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
When Mrs. Tremayne is mysteriously poisoned with gas, ambulance driver Frank Jessup meets her refined but sensuous stepdaughter Diane, who quickly pursues and infatuates him. Under Diane's seductive influence, Frank is soon the Tremayne chauffeur, but he begins to suspect danger under her surface sweetness. When he shows signs of pulling away, Diane schemes to get him in so deep he'll never get out.
Mister Magoo's Christmas carol ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 215 libraries worldwide
An animated musical version of Charles Dickens' classic. The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas spirit from the 3 spectres who haunt him one Christmas eve.
Backus strikes back by Jim Backus ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Now you see him, now you don't ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley, a bumbling college student, develops a liquid that makes objects, including humans, disappear.
Greatest classic films collection. Romantic dramas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Rebel without a cause (1955): The adolescent son of a well-to-do family gets into trouble with other kids and the police.
Critic's choice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
A New York critic, Parker Ballantine, writes pointed reviews that close insufferably lousy plays. But there's a new play in town by his wife, Angela. Is it bad? Will Parker grind it up in his typewriter? If he does, he may find he's married for "bitter" and for worse!
Rocks on the roof by Jim Backus ( Book )
5 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Mooch goes to Hollywood ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Mooch, a scruffy but lovable dog, tries to make it big in the entertainment business.
Francis in the Navy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A talking mule joins the Navy.
Uncle Sam Magoo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Travel back in time with Mr. Magoo and learn about the history of America, from the landing of the Pilgrims to the landing of the moon.
Actors Animated films Animated films Animated television programs Backus, Henny Backus, Jim Biography California Castaways Children's films Christmas Christmas films Christmas television programs Comedy films Comedy films Diagnostic errors Dickens, Charles,--1812-1870 Documentary films Drama Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Juvenile delinquents Juvenile works Man-woman relationships Musical films Pacific Ocean--Islands of the Pacific Pied Piper of Hamelin (Legendary character) Problem youth Romantic comedy films Scrooge, Ebenezer (Fictitious character) Ship captains Shipwreck survival Sports films Sports promoters Survival Teenagers Television comedies Television comedies Television programs Television programs Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women athletes Youth--Conduct of life
Backus, James G. (James Gilmore)
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Multiple languages (3)