WorldCat Identities

Bernhard, Jack 1914-1997

Overview
Works: 21 works in 37 publications in 3 languages and 468 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Documentary television programs  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Police films  Legal films  Gangster films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Restager
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Bernhard
Film noir classic collection double feature by André De Toth( Visual )

7 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime wave: Three San Quentin escapees kill a cop in a gas-station holdup. Wounded, one of the escapees flees through black-shadowed streets to the handiest refuge: with former cellmate Steve Lacey. Steve is paroled, with a new life and lovely wife, and can't afford to be caught associating with old cronies. But homicide detective Sims wants to use Steve to help him catch the other 2 escapees, who in turn extort his help in a bank job
Blonde ice by Jack Bernhard( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Society reporter comes under suspicion when her series of rich husbands die mysteriously
Film noir classic collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Act of Violence (1948): Ex-GIs are on a collision course in a crisp tale directed by Fred Zinnemann (The Day of the Jackal). Mystery Street (1950): CSI Noir: John Sturges (The Great Escape) helms a procedural whodunit in Boston environs. Crime Wave (1954): A hardboiled cop: Sterling Hayden (The Asphalt Jungle) heads an L.A. manhunt. Decoy (1946): A drop-dead dame: femme fatale Jean Gille revives her hunk from the dead (!) because he knows where the loot is buried. Illegal (1955): D.A. Edward G. Robinson turns to defending lowlifes in a snappy remake of The Mouthpiece. The Big Steal (1949): On the lam, down Mexico way: Out of the Past's Robert Mitchum and Jane Greer reteam, Don Siegel directs. They Live by Night (1948): In love ... in danger. Thugs force lovebirds Farley Granger and Cathy O'Donnell to be accomplices. Side Street (1950): The duo returns as struggling Manhattan marrieds who unwittingly get their hands on mob dough. Where Danger Lives (1950): a corpse behind. A dead end ahead. Woozy Robert Mitchum and Faith Domergue are on the run. Tension (1950): Genre icon Audrey Totter is bad to the bone. But milquetoast hubby Richard Basehart may be worse!
Dangerous dames collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Strange Love Of Martha Ivers. Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Kirk Douglas, Van Heflin. A predatory female (Stanwyck) plots to rid herself of a meek husband (Douglas) and silence a former lover (Heflin) who may have witnessed the "untimely" death of her mean-spirited, wealthy stepmother. Too Late For Tears. Cast: Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy. Pennies from heaven quickly turn to blood money when a married couple (Scott, Kennedy) mistakenly receives a satchel of stolen cash and the faithless wife schemes to keep the loot for herself!. Lady Of Burlesque. Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Michael O'Shea. A striptease artist (Stanwyck) is up to her neck in trouble when two fellow dancers are found strangled by their own g-strings and she becomes the prime suspect! . Blonde Ice. Cast: Leslie Brooks, Robert Paige. A blonde bombshell (Brooks) rises from humble beginnings to become a successful society columnist by romancing wealthy men who all die under mysterious circumstances. One of the most deadly femme fatales in the history of film noir!. A Life At Stake. Cast: Angela Lansbury, Keith Andes An enterprising businesswoman (Lansbury) has big plans for an out-of-work architect (Andes)--a lucrative job and an illicit love affair. Unfortunately for him, her plans also include murder!. Please Murder Me. Cast: Angela Lansbury, Raymond Burr. A sultry femme fatale (Lansbury) accused of killing her husband tricks a love-smitten attorney (Burr) into acquitting her. But when the lawyer learns he's been duped, he sets an ingenious trap to bring the murderess to justice
Unknown island( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost 50 years before Jurassic Park ... an amateur photographer, his fiancée and their companions take a perilous journey to a place where dinosaurs, giant sloths and other prehistoric creatures thrive ... Soon desperate to escape, they struggle for their lives in fantastic encounters with the prehistoric monsters
Hollywood bombshell collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistle stop: a small town girl returns home as a glamorous femme fatale and ignites a deadly love triangle between a small-time hood and an unsavory nightclub owner
Deadly dames : film noir collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naked kiss: A former prostitute, hoping to fit into mainstream society, moves to an all-American suburb, but her past comes back to haunt her
Violence : an American tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This gritty crime drama concerns a beautiful journalist for a news magazine who goes undercover to infiltrate the United Defenders-a supposedly patriotic organization that is made up of thugs. But when she loses her memory in an accident before she can expose how the group is exploiting World War II veterans, a government agent must step in to save her and help bring the crooks to justice"--Movies Unlimited website
Man made monster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist experiments with a man's immunity to electrical shock and creates a monster able to kill with his touch
The hunted( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura insists she didn't do the crime. But she did the time, swearing she would murder the incompetent attorney who represented her at her jewel-theft trial. Not long after her release from prison, the attorney's gunned down body is found. Laura flees. Tracking her is a detective Laura had also threatened with death: Johnny Saxon, who years back had arrested her for the jewel theft and who once loved, perhaps even still loves her
The Jurassic terror of unknown island( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographer Ted Osborne is obsessed with the idea of photographing actual prehistoric monsters. When the opportunity arrives, he drags his beautiful bride to be to an island of long forgotten dinosaurs, giant gorillas and other Jurassic terrors. Will they survive their battles with the monsters of Unknown Island or will they become a fossil for future adventurers to discover?
Appointment with murder( Visual )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'île inconnue( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blondes Eis( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[West of Carson City] by Sherman Lowe( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alaska patrol( Visual )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Story [concerns] a spy hunt by Naval Intelligence, mostly located on a freighter in Alaskan waters. ... [Film] depicts Richard Travis going about his dangerous game of posing as an enemy agent to break up a ring of spies"--Variety review, Jan. 19, 1949
[Sealed lips by George Waggner( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

West of Carson City( Visual )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blondes Eis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1948 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Crime classics : 50 movie pack DVD collection( Visual )

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

 
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Film noir classic collection
Alternative Names
Jack Bernhard Amerikaans filmregisseur (1914-1997)

Джек Бернхард

جاك برنارد مخرج أفلام من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

جک برنهارد کارگردان آمریکایی

Languages
English (33)

German (1)

French (1)

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