WorldCat Identities

Albertson, Jack 1910-1981

Works: 144 works in 362 publications in 5 languages and 13,702 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Science fiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jack Albertson
Willy Wonka & the chocolate factory by Roald Dahl( Visual )

99 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candy manufacturer Willy Wonka has a contest and hides five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. All five ticket winners get a free tour of the mysterious Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of Wonka candy. Four of the children are nasty brats who are punished by Willie Wonka with various diabolical, but funny, methods. Only Charlie, a likable child, wins the heart of the manufacturer
The fox and the hound by Walt Disney( Visual )

27 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned fox cub named Tod, and Copper, a hound puppy, become best friends, but as they grow older they grow apart, until the day their friendship is put to the ultimate test
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( Visual )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most gripping disaster films of all time follows ten survivors as they struggle to escape from an ocean liner capsized by a tidal wave. Suspenseful terror, combined with the victims' intimate and personal stories, results in compelling and heart-stopping drama
The fox and the hound ; and The fox and the hound II( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends discover that they are meant to be enemies when they grow up
Kissin' cousins by Gene Nelson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his 15th film, the King plays dark-haired Air Force Lt. Josh Morgan and blond good ol' boy Jodie Tatum. On an assignment that's "like biting into a beehive," Josh wants to negotiate with the Tatums for military use of their Smoky Mountain homestead as a missile site. But Jodie is right wary of federal "revenooers" and of this lookalike who claims to be kin. Includes songs "Barefoot ballad," "[It's a] Long lonely highway," "Tender feeling," "Kissin' cousins," "Smokey Mountain boy" and others
Willy Wonka & the chocolate factory : special 25th anniversary edition original soundtrack by Leslie Bricusse( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the soundtrack of Willy Wonka and the chocolate factory
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
The subject was roses( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lovely gesture - a bouquet of roses - from husband to wife becomes the catalyst for a clash of long-repressed emotion. Their son has just come back from war, but is caught in the middle of their conflict
The subject was roses : a new comedy drama by Frank D Gilroy( Recording )

10 editions published in 1964 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 film favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kissin' cousins: An Army officer returns to the Smoky Mountains and tries to convince his kinfolk to allow the Army to build a missile site on their land. Once he gets there, he discovers he has a lookalike cousin. Live a little, love a little: Greg Nolan meets Bernice, and loses both his job and his apartment. However, Bernice manages to get him a new apartment, but it is so expensive that he has to get two full-time jobs. Girl happy: A Chicago mobster hires a rock and roll singer and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Tickle me: lvis is a singing rodeo rider who drifts into an expensive dude ranch patronized by wealthy glamour girls. The owner, Vera Radford, hires Elvis as a stable man. Pretty physical fitness trainer Pam Merritt has a letter from her late grandfather directing her to a cache of gold in the ghost town of Silverado. The sheriff and his gang learn of the letter and plot to take it away from her
The Twilight zone( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third from the sun: With a nuclear war about to begin, two friends steal an experimental spacecraft to take their families to an unknown planet; The shelter: When a UFO invasion appears imminent, suburban neighbors fight over one family's bomb shelter; To serve man: Nine foot tall aliens arrive on Earth. They end war, famine, and disease, all to serve man. The aliens' secret agenda is revealed by translating a mysterious text titled "To Serve man"; The fugitive: A fugitive from outer space risks his freedom to help a crippled little girl
Top banana by Johnny Mercer( Recording )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chico and the man( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes from the television comedy "Chico and the man", featuring the odd couple pairing of grouchy garage owner Ed and his employee, the young and outspoken Chico
Teacher's pet by George Seaton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-taught reporter is forced to attend journalism school, where he falls in love with the teacher. In hopes of winning her romantic ardor, he poses as an inexperienced novice, with humorous results
Dead & buried( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man returns to his home town to be its sheriff. His job becomes difficult when strangers visit the town and die in violent and mysterious ways. He discovers that his troubles have an occult origin that has to do with the town's elderly mortician
The Donna Reed show( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A housewife and her pediatrician husband raise their teenage daughter and teenage son in suburban America
The twilight zone( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rod Serling's seminal anthology series focused on ordinary folks who suddenly found themselves in extraordinary, usually supernatural, situations. The stories would typically end with an ironic twist that would see the guilty punished
The flim-flam man( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted comedy about the adventures of a con man and a lonely G.I. in the rural South
Monkey on my back : the story of Barney Ross( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three time world boxing champion Barney Ross is used to hitting hard and winning. But after serving his country in Guadalcanal, Barney must battle his own personal demons before they destroy everything he's fought for all his life
Willy Wonka & the chocolate factory : music from the original soundtrack of the Paramount picture by Leslie Bricusse( Recording )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains background music, spoken dialogue, and sound effects in addition to the songs
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Willy Wonka & the chocolate factory
Alternative Names
Albertson, John 1907-1981

Jack Albertson acteur américain

Jack Albertson actor estadounidense

Jack Albertson Amerikaans acteur

Jack Albertson amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

Jack Albertson amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

Jack Albertson amerikansk songar og skodespelar

Jack Albertson amerykański aktor

Jack Albertson attore, ballerino e cantante statunitense

Jack Albertson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Tänzer und Musiker

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ג'ק אלברטסון

ג'ק אלברטסון שחקן אמריקאי

جاك ألبرتسون

جک آلبرتسون بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی




English (194)

Spanish (4)

French (2)

German (1)

Chinese (1)

Kissin' cousins4 film favoritesChico and the manMonkey on my back : the story of Barney Ross