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Jackson, Philip 1948-

Overview
Works: 387 works in 779 publications in 1 language and 18,433 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Film adaptations  Television series  Television adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Television crime shows  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Jackson
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,427 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 by Anthony Horowitz( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 877 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. Bad blood: A top-secret experiment in biological warfare goes horribly wrong, complicating a murder investigation and threatening the life of Foyle's faithful driver, Sam. Bleak midwinter: The death of a young munitions worker and the murder of Paul Milner's wife seem linked, and Foyle strives to clear his sergeant from suspicion. Casualties of war: While investigating gambling and sabotage, Foyle takes in his troubled goddaughter and her severely traumatized son, who refuses to speak
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 551 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
The best offer by Geoffrey Rush( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious heiress asks famed but unscrupulous art appraiser and auctioneer Virgil Oldman to evaluate her late parents' collection yet remains forever unseen behind closed doors, it ignites a spark of curiosity in the normally austere Virgil that soon grows into an all-out obsession. Before long everything in Virgil's carefully constructed life threatens to come apart as he delves ever further into the world of intrigue surrounding his enigmatic employer
Poirot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elephants can remember: "While Poirot investigates a famed psychiatrist's murder, crime novelist Ariadne Oliver looks into a couple's mysterious death." -- The Big Four: "With the world on the brink of war, Poirot finds himself drawn into a case marked by political intrigue and international connections. -- Dead man's folly: "Fiction turns to fact when a young woman is killed at a "murder hunt" devised by Ariadne Oliver." -- The labours of Hercules: "Poirot journeys to the Swiss Alps to lay a trap for an infamous art thief." -- Curtain: Poirot's last case: "After returning to Styles with Hastings, Poirot confronts a killer and his own conscience as he tries to stop a series of murders."--Container
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 446 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 )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war-wounded Hastings travels to the Styles St. Mary estate of his friend John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicious younger man. Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot, and when the estate's troubles turn deadly, the friends unite to solve the case
Poirot( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brilliant Belgian detective Hercule Poirot is on the case in these episodes of the wildly popular British television adaptation, in which David Suchet stars as the foppish and downright vain sleuth who solves the thorniest of cases with his formidable intellect. Set in glittering 1930s Europe, these adaptations capture every splendid detail of the Art Deco era
Little voice by Mark Herman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painfully shy "little voice" can only express herself by singing in the voices of others, but once her mother's sleazy boyfriend (Caine) overhears her incredible voice he'll do anything to drag the recluse into the spotlight and make her a star
The Good Karma Hospital( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanting a fresh start after a broken relationship and a stressful job in the UK, Dr. Ruby Walker takes a job in India. Although she applied to work at a new urban clinic, Ruby ends up at the overcrowded and underfunded Good Karma Hospital run by the formidable Dr. Lydia Fonseca. As she adjusts to her new life in rural India, Ruby slowly realizes that the hospital may be more than the rundown medical outpost it appears to be
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 378 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
Poirot( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's marvelously mustachioed Belgian detective returns in the second series of the hit PBS mystery. Hercule Poirot uses his formidable 'little grey cells' to outwit criminals and fellow sleuths alike
A touch of Frost( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning British actor, David Jason, is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors. Includes: Appendix Man, One Man's Meat, Private Lives, and Keys to the Car
Lord Edgware dies by Agatha Christie( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poirot agrees to visit the husband of a famous actress to urge him to reconsider her request for a divorce. Edgware insists that he has already agreed to his wife's request. Yet, within twenty-four hours, he is found murdered
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder
Poirot( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's brilliant Belgian detective is on the case in the third series of the hit PBS mystery. Fan favorite David Suchet stars as the dapper sleuth who solves the thorniest of cases with his formidable intellect. Set in glittering 1930s Europe, these remastered adaptations capture every splendid detail of the Art Deco era
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 355 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
The murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 349 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
The Good Karma Hospital( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuing story of British transplant Dr. Ruby Walker and the staff of the Good Karma Hospital as they work to heal their patients in modern-day rural India
Agatha Christie's Poirot( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless blackmailer is killed on board a plane full of likely suspects. Unfortunate for the culprit, Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot is also on board
 
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Alternative Names
Jackson, Phillip 1948-

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Φίλιπ Τζάκσον

Филип Джексон английский актёр

Філіп Джексон

פיליפ ג'קסון שחקן אנגלי

فيليب جاكسون

فيليب جاكسون ممثل إنجليزي

فیلیپ جکسون بازیگر بریتانیایی

필립 잭슨

フィリップ・ジャクソン

菲利普·杰克森

菲臘·積遜

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