WorldCat Identities

Cox, Jack 1896-1960

Overview
Works: 113 works in 286 publications in 4 languages and 2,804 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Silent films  Comedy films  Crime films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer , Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Cox
The lady vanishes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelers on a trans-European train are put up in a hotel for the night due to bad weather. Shortly after the journey begins in the morning, people begin to disappear
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

25 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
Blackmail by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1929 and 2019 in English and German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about a woman fighting off a sleazy blackmailer. The film was Hitchcock's first full-length sound film and was only his second foray into the suspense genre. Grocer's daughter Alice White kills a man in self-defense when he tries to sexually assault her. Her policeman boyfriend, Detective Frank Webber, covers up for her, but she has been spotted leaving the scene by a petty criminal who starts to blackmail her
The wicked lady by Leslie Arliss( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine becomes entangled
Madonna of the seven moons by Arthur Crabtree( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosalinda, a teenage Italian girl, is attacked and raped while walking in the woods. Years later, despite being married with a family, she is still scarred by this event, a schizophrenic who sometimes escapes to the slums of Florence, taking on the persona of Maddelina a gypsy girl, and returning to her family with no memory of her absence. Curious about her mother's disappearances, her daughter Angela decides to follow her
The skin game : a talking film( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landed gentry defend family that is being evicted by tradespeople who have worked their way up from the lowest section of society
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nice, tweedy old English woman disappears from her compartment on a European train. A young woman who wonders why becomes frantic when everyone tells her there never was such a person. A young man comes to her aid and they solve a criss-cross puzzle of espionage, counter-espionage and attempted assassination
Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 39 steps": Richard Hanney gets more than he bargained for when he brings home a frightened young woman who confesses to be a British agent on the trail of foreign spies. "Young and innocent": Starlet Christine Clay washes up on a seaside beach and is found by Robert. As he is running for help, he is spotted by swimmers who report him as the murderer. "Rich and strange": Fred Hill and his wife, Emily are a small-town couple leading an ordinary, boring life at home, that is until they inherit some money from a rich uncle
World War II movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We dive at dawn: The "Sea Tiger" attempts to sink the German battleship "Brandenburg" off Denmark
Juno and the paycock by Sean O'Casey( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a poor man's legacy fails to come through, his armless son is shot by an informer. A dramatic story of Ireland and the Dublin Rebellion
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicked lady. Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine
The farmer's wife by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged landowner who has been a widower for five years sets out to choose a wife from the unattached women in the neighborhood, considering himself a fine catch. He and his housekeeper make a list of eligible females, whom he then pursues
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense thriller of a deserted house with a strange secret, ending in a smashing train wreck climax
The Manxman by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

14 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this romantic melodrama, Hitchcock explores the story of a fisherman named Pete and a lawyer named Philip. The two have been best friends since childhood, growing up on the Isle of Man. Both are now in love with the same woman, the beautiful Kate. When Kate's father denies Pete his daughter's hand in marriage, Pete goes to sea to seek his fortune, leaving Kate in the care of his best friend. When Pete is reported lost at sea, Philip and Kate begin an affair. But when Pete returns, he marries Kate and they have a child. Kate must then reveal who the child's father is. This was Hitchcock's last silent film
The Ring by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

10 editions published between 1927 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le masque de cuir" : Jack Sanders, surnommé "One Round", est un jeune boxeur de foire qui voyage dans tout le pays. Amoureux de la jolie caissière, son unique ambition est de battre tous ceux qui se présentent sur le ring, afin de gagner assez d'argent pour épouser la jeune femme. Mais celle-ci lui préfère un autre boxeur... (Source : jaquette)
Crackerjack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glamorous Lilli Palmer stars with British actor Tom Walls in this smart, sardonic story of a modern day Robin Hood named 'Crackerjack' who is thrilling England with his shrewd exploits
The skin game by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about a conflict between two wealthy families. One is the established gentry, the other is a progressive newcomer who buys up much of the land in the area for industrial development. Story centers on their attempts to destroy one another
Champagne by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young heiress becomes engaged to a man her wealthy father finds objectionable; he then pretends bankruptcy to teach her a lesson
Murder by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actress Diana Baring is discovered near the scene of a murder and, on circumstantial evidence, is charged with the crime, placed on trial and found guilty. However one of the jury, Sir John Menier, believes her innocent and undertakes to prove it. Can he uncover the real killers before Diana is taken to the gallows?
Millions like us by Frank Launder( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinating film portrayal of life on the Home Front at the height of the Second World War
 
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Alternative Names
Cox, J. J.

Cox, J.J. 1896-1960

Cox, Jack 1896-1960

Cox, Jack E.

Cox, Jack E. 1896-1960

Cox, John 1896-1960

Cox, John J.

Cox, John J. 1896-1960

Jack Cox britischer Kameramann

Jack Cox brittesche Kameramann

Jack E. Cox Brits director of photography (1896-1960)

Jack E. Cox direttore della fotografia britannico

Jack E. Cox direutor de fotografía británicu (1896–1960)

Τζακ Κοξ

Джек Э. Кокс

ג'ק קוקס

جاك كوكس مصوّر سينمائي من المملكة المتحدة

جک ئی. کاکس

ジャック・コックス

傑克·E·考克斯

Languages
English (117)

Spanish (8)

Italian (6)

German (2)