WorldCat Identities

Gold, Jack 1930-

Works: 117 works in 574 publications in 6 languages and 9,115 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Televised plays  Nonfiction television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Televised performances  Television plays 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author, Film editor, Actor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jack Gold
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

82 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,215 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?
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

50 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic story of murder, witchcraft, and revenge, Macbeth, driven by overwhelming ambition and an unscrupulous wife murders the King of Sotland and claims the throne for himself. He begins a violent reign of terror and execution in a desperate attempt to maintain his power
Thomas Hardy's the return of the native by Jack Gold( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young beauty who feels trapped living in the country with her grandfather plots her escape with a dashing suitor. But her plans are shaken when a handsome local man returns from Paris, hoping to make her his bride. Torn by her passion for two men, and a dream she will never abandon, Eustacia Vye learns that fate holds all the answers
Goodnight Mister Tom by Jack Gold( Visual )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 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
Escape from Sobibór by Jack Gold( Visual )

62 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of the mass escape of Jewish prisoners from the Nazi death camp at Sobibor, Poland
The naked civil servant the autobiography of Quentin Crisp by Jack Gold( Visual )

30 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 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 dead of Jericho collection set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 224 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 194 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
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 132 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
The brief( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 128 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
Man Friday( Visual )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 127 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
Kavanagh Q.C by Jack Gold( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Care in the community: Kavanagh takes on a case involving a dead infant and two unfit parents
The trial Escape from Sobibór( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial: A man wakens one morning to find that he has been arrested for an unknown offense, and must look beyond the judicial system to prove his innocence
The tenth man by Jack Gold( Visual )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 93 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
Inspector Morse by Colin Dexter( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 72 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
Stones for Ibarra( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about an American couple who escape big city life to live in the village of Ibarra in rural Mexico
Thucydides, the Peloponnesian War, and, Plato, Alcibiades I( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film anatomy and analysis of the 27-year Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta
Thucydides the Peloponnesian War and Plato : Alcibiades I( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 27-year war between the two powerful states of Athens and Sparta destroyed an empire. This film anatomy and analysis of that war, of the machinations of political expediency and the appropriation of moral right, is an intelligent, thought provoking, and frighteningly relevant documentation of the politics of conflict. John Barton was drawn to Thucydides ability to see all around a situation and create, through his complete and penetrating observation, types and characters that speak to posterity."--Container
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Morse and Detective Sergeant Lewis investigate death and murder in the English town of Oxford
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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

골드, 잭 1930-