WorldCat Identities

Gold, Jack 1930-2015

Overview
Works: 167 works in 762 publications in 9 languages and 9,487 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Televised plays  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  History  Televised performances  Historical television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Actor, Restager , Other
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Gold
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

101 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blending tragedy and comedy, this play presents contrasts and ambiguities, the complexities of which lie in the character Shylock, its captivating villain. Is he a villain, a buffoon, or tragic hero?"--Container
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

114 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Return of the native by Jack Gold( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eustacia Vye feels trapped living with her grandfather in the country and longs for the excitement of a big city. She charms one man who promises to run away with her, but her plans are shaken when a handsome local man returns from Paris hoping to make her his bride
The trial ; Escape from Sobibór by Rutger Hauer( Visual )

68 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of the mass escape of Jewish prisoners from the Nazi death camp at Sobibor, Poland
Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Britain stands on the brink of WWII, Tom Oakley, a cantankerous old man living a solitary life in a small village becomes the guardian of an 11-year-old evacuee of London. The two develop a bond of friendship that gives them both new hope
The naked civil servant : the autobiography of Quentin Crisp by Jack Gold( Visual )

36 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Quentin Crisp's autobiography, a man publicly declares his homosexuality at a time when this alternate lifestyle was still an offense punishable by imprisonment in Great Britain
Inspector Morse, the remorseful day collection set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
The Noël Coward collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
Into the blue( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While living in the mansion of a multi-millionaire friend, a failed businessman finds himself involved in the murder of two young women
Macbeth by Jack Gold( Visual )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
The brief( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Farmer is a clever criminal law barrister whose every day is a juggling act between surviving his messy personal life and pleading cases only he can win. In Series One, Henry faces international tensions over a complicated murder inquest and has his nerves strained to the limit by a day in three courtrooms at once. He also clashes with his hard-drinking estranged fther, suffers a disastrous visit from his son, and butts heads with his glamorous colleague Cleo Steyn
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor boy is summoned from the squalor of New York City to the splendor of aristocratic England. His upper-crust grandfather is looking for an heir but gets more than he bargained for in the grandson he's never met
Man Friday( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Friday: Robinson Crusoe and his man Friday are marooned on a beautiful South Seas island where they face their fiercest battles with each other as they attempt to adapt and survive against all odds. Raise the Titanic: "Depicts the amazing efforts to salvage the Titanic in order to recover material vital to the United States defense. The Herculean project must be managed in absolute secrecy, despite the extreme rigors of the climate, deadly interference from a rival nation, and the need to invent technology never before conceived"--Container
Thucydides : the Peloponnesian War and Plato : Alcibiades I( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film anatomy and analysis of the 27-year Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta. This adaptation of the Thucydides and Plato texts features seventeen actors from both the Royal National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company
The tenth man by Jack Gold( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a random sweep, the Nazis arrest and imprison Jean Louis Chavel (Hopkins), a rich lawyer in German-occupied France. They pass an edict to execute every tenth prisoner. Chavel is chosen. He gives all he owns to Mangeot, who then dies in his place. Chavel is released 3 years later, returns to his old home and meets Mangeot's family
Kavanagh Q.C. : Memento mori set( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memento mori: A mild-manner doctor is accused to poisoning his manic-depressive wife
The Remorseful day( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this, the last Morse dramatization, an ailing Inspector Morse returns to work to investigate new evidence that has surfaced regarding the brutal murder of the agreeably flirtatious nurse who attended to him when he was in the hospital
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Morse and Detective Sergeant Lewis investigate death and murder in the English town of Oxford
The Medusa touch by Jack Gold( Visual )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een schrijver blijkt over paranormale krachten te beschikken, waardoor hij het onheil waarover hij schrijft ook zelf kan oproepen
Stones for Ibarra by Harriet Doerr( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about an American couple who escape big city life to live in the village of Ibarra in rural Mexico
 
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Alternative Names
Gold, Jack 1930-

Jack Gold britischer Filmregisseur

Jack Gold British film and television director

Jack Gold Brits filmregisseur (1930-2015)

Jack Gold cinéaste

Jack Gold director de cine británico

Jack Gold regista cinematografico e televisivo britannico

Джек Голд

ג'ק גולד

골드, 잭 1930-

ジャック・ゴールド

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