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Palance, Jack 1919-2006

Overview
Works: 540 works in 1,287 publications in 7 languages and 25,347 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Television adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Television plays  Western films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Director, Other, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Jack Palance Publications about Jack Palance
Publications by  Jack Palance Publications by Jack Palance
posthumous Publications by Jack Palance, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jack Palance
Shane by George Stevens ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
Batman by Tim Burton ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
The swan princess ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful princess is transformed into a swan by a sorcerer's spell and is held captive at an enchanted lake until the spell is broken
City slickers by Jack Palance ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three friends go on a cattle drive in order to quench their mid-life crises. Includes audio commentary from director and actors; featurettes; and more
Bagdad Cafe by Percy Adlon ( Visual )
71 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An off-beat comedy about a greasy spoon and a rusty gas pump in the Mojave desert, and mismatched characters who find paradise off the beaten track
Young guns by Christopher Cain ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Billy the Kid and his gang as they move from prairie trash to demi-gods
The professionals by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
Prancer returns by Joshua Butler ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy named Charlie finds a baby reindeer in the woods and believes it is Prancer. He brings it home to care for until Santa can pick him for Christmas. Charlie's attempt to reunite Prancer with Santa marks a direct change in the lives of Charlie and his family as, struggling and nearly broken, they are returned to love through the magical appearance of the reindeer
Le mépris Contempt ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Capri, an Italian crew makes a German film of Homer's Odyssey; Fritz Lang directs with American money. Prokosch, the producer, with his sneer and red Alfa, holds art films in contempt and hires writer Javal to help Lang commercialize the picture. Against this backdrop, Javal's marriage to Camille, a young former typist, disintegrates. It opens with the couple talking in bed, she asking assurance that he finds her attractive. Later that day he introduces her to Prokosch, and, unawares, blunders unforgivably. The rest of the film portrays her, in their apartment and in public, expressing her hurt and change of heart and his slow grasp of the source of her contempt
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulpher mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
City slickers II the legend of Curly's gold by Paul Weiland ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urban cowboy Mitch Robbins is at it again. After Curly's death, he discovers a treasure map in the band of Curly's hat. Mitch and his pal Phil and mooching brother Glen set out to find the treasure
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When Dr. Reed confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers
Tango & Cash by Andreĭ Sergeevich Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and French and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two rival L.A. policemen who have one thing in common -- each thinks "he" is the best -- team up to pursue a vicious international crimelord who has set them up
Buffalo girls by Rod Hardy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary Calamity Jane searches not only for her long-lost daughter, but also for the Wild West that is now waning. Her unforgettable friends include Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Sitting Bull, and Annie Oakley
Sarah plain & tall the DVD collection ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sarah, Plain and Tall:" A mail-order bride from Maine travels to Kansas in 1910 to join a widower, Jacob Witting, and his two children. "Skylark:" The Witting family is tested first by drought and then by separation, as Sarah and the children are forced to leave their Kansas farm to join Sarah's aunts in Maine while Jacob remains behind to try to save their livelihood. "Sarah Plain and Tall: Winter's End:" Having abandoned his family decades ago, Jacob's father John returns to the farm to try to mend his relationship with his son
30 years of National Geographic specials by National Geographic Society ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of highlights and clips from past programs of the National Geographic televised documentaries, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Society's documentary production. From the very first National Geographic special in 1963, which followed a team of Americans as they ascended Mt. Everest, content ranges from wilderness to cultural exploration. Through these programs, National Geographic offered a broad variety of sights and perspectives which were previously unknown to the average viewing public. Still bearing historical value, examples include segments from the films that helped promote and popularize such issues as species and habitat protection and the works of Dr. Louis Leakey, Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall
Sudden fear ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a train headed home to California, Myra Hudson falls in love with and marries actor Lester Blaine, whom she has just fired from her most recent New York play. Back on her San Francisco estate, something evil appears to be lurking beneath the surface of the couple's idyllic life
The golden age of television ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hugely popular live American television plays of the 1950s have become the stuff of legend. Combining elements of theater, radio, and filmmaking, they were produced at a moment when TV technology was growing more mobile and art was being made accessible to a newly suburban postwar demographic. These astonishingly choreographed, brilliantly acted, and socially progressive "teleplays" constituted an artistic high for the medium, bringing Broadway-quality drama to all of America
Halls of Montezuma ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Sarah, plain & tall ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious stranger appears at the Kansas farm of Jacob and Sarah Witting. The stranger is Jacob's father, John, who abandoned him and his mother when he was a child. Although John establishes relationships with Sarah and his grandchildren, he struggles to reconcile with his son
 
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Alternative Names
Brazzo, Jack 1920-2006 Pseudonym
Palagnjuk, Volodimir 1920-2006
Palagnjuk, Wolodymyr Iwanowitsch 1920-2006
Palahniuk, Vladimir.
Palahniuk, Vladimir, 1919-2006
Palahniuk, Volodymyr.
Palahniuk, Volodymyr, 1919-2006
Palahnuik, Vladimir.
Palahnuik, Vladimir, 1919-2006
Palahnuik, Walter Jack 1920-2006 Wirklicher Name
Palance, Walter
Palance Walter 1919-2006
Palance, Walter 1920-2006
Palance, Walter Jack.
Palance, Walter Jack, 1919-2006
Palance, Walter Jack 1920-2006
Palanuik, Vladimir
Palanuik Vladimir 1919-2006
Palanuik, Walter.
Palanuik, Walter, 1919-2006
Palanuik, Walter 1920-2006 Wirklicher Name
Palanuik, Walter Jack
Languages
English (243)
French (31)
German (23)
Spanish (10)
Russian (2)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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