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Jackson, Philip 1948-

Overview
Works: 254 works in 449 publications in 2 languages and 13,519 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction  Television series  History  Television programs  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PN2287.M69, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Jackson
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
Foyle's war ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Invasion: As the first American GIs arrive to build an airbase near Hastings, the murder of a barmaid further strains already-tense relations between the locals and the Yanks
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a doctor ordered rest at a resort, Poirot fears a fellow visitor may die, and a woman is found dead. Poirot becomes involved with solving the mystery of her murder
The mysterious affair at styles by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded Hastings to the Styles St. Mary estate of his frien John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicius younger man. In the village, Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot and, when the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case
The ABC murders by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself
The murder of Roger Ackroyd ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the impeccably turned-out diminutive Belgian sleuth. With the his razor sharp mind and the aid of the affabel Captain Hastings, Poirot unravels the thorniest cases without mussing a hair of his famously sculpted mustache. Set in the elegance of 1930's England, the series also includes Chief Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon
Lord Edgware dies ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The estranged husband of a lovely actress Poirot has befriended is found murdered
Midsomer murders by John Nettles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. The Dogleg Murders: Members of the swanky Whiteoaks Golf Club keep turning up dead by the 13th hole. The black book: The detectives investigate a string of savage murders precipated by a local art auction. Secrets and spies: A mysterious creature is killing sheep in Midsomer County, but it soon moves on to larger prey. The glitch: A local scientist's determination to stop an American millionaire's latest business venture has fatal repurcussions
Death in the clouds ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ruthless blackmailer is killed on board a plane full of likely suspects. Unfortunately for the culprit, a certain Belgian detective is also traveling on board
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the impeccably turned-out diminutive Belgian sleuth. With the his razor sharp mind and the aid of the affabel Captain Hastings, Poirot unravels the thorniest cases without mussing a hair of his famously sculpted mustache. Set in the elegance 1930's England, the series also includes Chief Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon
Peril at End House ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Poirot is staying at an exclusive Cornish resort, he meets a beautiful heiress whose life is in danger
One, two, buckle my shoe ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three hour-long mysteries. "The kidnapped prime minister": Poirot is called to solve the case when Britain's prime minister vanishes on the eve of important international negotiations. "The adventure of the western star": Poirot is called to investigate when a Belgian film star's priceless diamond disappears after she receives threatening letters. "How does your garden grow?" : An alleged Communist conspiracy casts suspicion on the Russian servant of a murdered woman
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hercule Poirot refuses to become involved in fictional crime solving, meets a beautiful Russian countess, and attends a dinner party thrown by a woman who fears her jealous husband
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry wives of Windsor", thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three hour-long mysteries. "The million dollar bond robbery": Poirot tries to foil the theft of American bonds en route from London to New York. "The Plymouth express": A mining magnate's daughter has been killed for her jewels and Poirot investigates. "Wasps' nest": Poirot tries to solve a murder before it happens, but the victim isn't the person you'd expect
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of episodes of the popular television series about a Belgian sleuth
Agatha Christie's Poirot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Case of the Missing Will: Poirot is the executor of a revised will that disappears when its author dies suddenly. The Adventure of the Italian Nobleman: Hastings' decision to buy an elegant Italian car coincides with a case involving an Italian count. The Chocolate Box: A trip home to Belgium with Japp causes Poirot to reopen a case that he failed to solve 20 years earlier."--Container
Brassed off! by Mark Herman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1992 in the Yorkshire coal-mining town of Grimley, the residents are facing the closing of their mines and the possible demise of their pride and joy brass band. When the granddaughter of the former bandleader comes to town to write a report on closing the mine and joins the brass band, Andy (the tenor horn player) and the miners may have a chance at going to London for the brass band competition even if the pit closes
 
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Alternative Names
Jackson, Phillip 1948-
Languages
English (93)
Spanish (3)
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