WorldCat Identities

Harris, Jack 1905-1971

Overview
Works: 29 works in 65 publications in 1 language and 3,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Caper films  Naval history  Ghost films  History  Internet videos 
Roles: Film editor, Cinematographer , Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Harris
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang planning their next job find themselves boarding with an innocent old lady who thinks they are musicians. When the gang sets out to kill her, they run into one problem after another
Billy Budd by Peter Ustinov( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent, naive British Naval seaman is accused of and tried for murdering the sadistic master-at-arms
Noel Coward's Brief encounter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple in Australia find themselves at odds when the wife wants to settle down on a farm of their own, but the husband finds settling down more than his untethered spirit can bear
The prince and the showgirl by Terence Rattigan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1911 and the coronation of George V is upcoming. Many of the worlds dignitaries are turning up for the event, including Prince Charles, the Regent of Carpathia, is running the country until his son King Nicolas comes of age in eighteen months. Nicolas is pro-German. Charles is pro-English. This would be unimportant but Carpathia has the fourth best army in Europe, and the young man is getting impatient. In an attempt to curry favor with the Prince, he is treated to a trip to see a musical, where he meets actress Elsie Marina. He has an appreciative eye for showgirls, but he gets more than he bargained for with Elsie. Introduced to the eccentric Queen Dowager, Elsie's unfamiliarity with royal protocol and manners charms her thoroughly, and Elsie ends up being made lady in waiting, and attends the coronation
Indiscreet by Stanley Donen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance is in the air when a dashing diplomat is introduced to a beautiful and famous actress. The fact that he's married doesn't stop the love-struck pair from falling into a passionate affair
Brief encounter by D. R. S Lean( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Noel Coward's Blithe spirit by State Theatre Centre of WA( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands
Noël Coward's This happy breed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a London family from 1919 to 1939, and their struggle to maintain a stable life in the period between the two World Wars
Noel Coward's Brief encounter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a chance meeting on a train station, a married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair
The crimson pirate by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Vallo, the pirate, rallies a band of freedom-loving rebels in a struggle against Spain. Set in the Caribbean in the late 1700s
British noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They met in the dark: Discharged for treason, a former Navy commander sets out to expose the espionage ring that destroyed his career
4D man( Visual )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He is the professor of a forbidden force giving him more power than the world has ever known! He can push his bare hand through plates of solid steel, turn human flesh into dust, and turn love into a horrible kiss of death! He is 4-D man!
Star Slammer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Untamed! Uncaged! Unleashed in Space! Far into the future… a war rages on a distant, desolate planet. Taura (Sandy Brooke, Terror on Alcatraz), a voluptuous Amazonian beauty, finds herself mounting a battle against the forces of evil when she tangles with Bantor (Ross Hagen, The Hellcats), a sadistic government official. Soon she is sentenced to hard labor aboard the prison ship Star Slammer and must prove herself to her young female cellmates before earning their respect and leading them in a daring prison break. With every turn, Taura faces new dangers, as she must outwit the sex-starved warden, out-tough the tyrannical trustee, and battle jagger rats, astro zombies and alien monsters. She leads her small army into a space war that will bring their salvation or their final doom. Both a comedy and a sci-fi adventure packed with action and stunning special effects, Star Slammer takes you on a fun-filled ride to the edge of the universe! Along for the trip are veteran actors Aldo Ray (And Hope to Die), John Carradine (Invisible Invaders) and beauties Suzy Stokey (The Power), Marya Gant (Cannibal Hookers), Dawn Wildsmith (Surf Nazis Must Die) and Vivian Schilling (Soultaker). Produced by indie great Jack Harris (The Blob) and directed by cult filmmaker Fred Olen Ray (The Tomb)." -- Kino Lorber website
Three sisters by Laurence Olivier( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly a thousand miles away from their beloved Moscow, three sisters live in virtual exile. Olga attemps to support her family and home that is the sole legacy from their late father. Masha finds relief from an empty marriage by being involved with a passionate young colonel. Irina wills herself to return the affections of an ardent suitor in the hope that he will whisk her off to the city. Sift through the debris of their shattered dreams on the eve of the social and political upheaval that will transform Russia forever
Oliver Twist by David Lean( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver is an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and bullying Mr. Bumble. Homeless and hungry, he meets the Artful Dodger who brings him to the attention of Fagin, mastermind behind a gang of young thieves
Blithe spirit by David Lean( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands
This happy breed by David Lean( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the Great War, Frank returns to his wife and children. They move into a small house which is homely nonetheless. From there, Queenie, one of their daughters, goes to work in a beauty parlour and gets ideas above her station, whilst Phyllis, one of their other daughters, runs off with a married man instead of marrying Billy from next door. Throughout all this, Frank and his wife preside with both humour and patience
Great expectations by David Lean( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton Chekhov's classic play about the lives of three sisters living in a remote Russian village is given the all-star treatment by director and star Laurence Olivier
 
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Jack Harris Brits filmeditor (1905-1971)

ジャック・ハリス

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English (54)