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Jack Davies

Jack Davies


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Also Known As: Died: June 22, 1994
Born: November 25, 1913 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Writer ...


Cast (feature film)


Writer (feature film)

Ffolkes (1980) as Screenwriter
Paper Tiger (1975) as Screenwriter
Doctor in Trouble (1970) as Screenwriter
Dr.Burke is in love with Ophelia but doesn't have time to propose to her as she leaves for a cruise to the Mediterranean. Also on board the cruise ship is an old school chum of Burke's who plays 'Dr.Dare' in a very popular TV series and who women flock to. Burke (Phillips) decides to join the cruise, but is first apprehended as a stowaway, and then becomes the captain's steward. For Burke, trying to talk to Ophelia is a hard enough task, but he meets some funny characters on board, such as a pools winner and a very stubborn captain.
Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies (1969) as Screenwriter
In an international car rally, competitors must travel from various points in Europe to Monte Carlo, then race their cars. Things are complicated by smuggling, cheating, honor, inventions, medicine, and love at first sight...
Carnaby, M. D. (1967) as Screenwriter
The sixth of the seven films in the "Doctor" series sees Dr. Gaston Grimsdyke looking for love and romance from the hospital nurses.
A Stitch in Time (1967) as Screenwriter
An accident in the butchers shop leads Norman and Mr Grimsdale to the hospital where, after causing the normal ammount of chaos, Norman finds Lindy, a little girl who hasn't spoken or smiled since her parents were killed in an aeroplane accident. Norman decides to help.
Gambit (1966) as Screenwriter
A man dreams of the perfect robbery but can't seem to pull it off.
Father Came Too (1966) as Screenwriter
The Fast Lady (1965) as Screenwriter
A civil servant hopes a car will impress the heiress he hopes to romance.
The Cavern (1965) as Story & scr
An explosion traps soldiers and civilians in a cave during World War II.
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines; or How I Flew From London to Paris in 25 Hours and 11 Minutes (1965) as Screenwriter
An international air race is threatened by sabotage.
Crooks Anonymous (1963) as Screenwriter
A petty thief''''s plan to reform is jeopardized when he''''s locked in a department store during Christmas.
Nearly a Nasty Accident (1962) as Screenwriter
One night in the lives of young Native American men and women--transplants from Southwest reservations--living in the Bunker Hill district of Los Angeles, as they flirt, drink, party, fight, and dance.
A Coming-Out Party (1962) as Screenwriter
A somewhat happy-go-lucky bunch of Brits in a German POW camp find their new acerbic fellow prisoner is a key officer who must be got out at all cost.
Follow a Star (1961) as Screenwriter
Norman Truscott is a store worker who dreams of stardom. Vernon Carew is a singer who's star is fading. Vernon manages to get a recording of Norman singing and passes it off as himself.
It Started in Naples (1960) as Story
An American lawyer trying to settle his brother''''s affairs in Italy falls for one of the man''''s in-laws.
The Square Peg (1958)
Two working stiffs are drafted and sent to WWII France to repair roads for the Allied advance.
High Flight (1958) as Based on an orig story by
A flight trainer tries to deal with a headstrong cadet.
An Alligator Named Daisy (1957)
Confusion over an alligator suitcase results in an aspiring songwriter''''s getting stuck with somebody''''s pet alligator.
Doctor at Sea (1955) as Screenwriter
Dr Sparrow is assigned to a naval ship with only two women aboard.
Tonight's the Night (1954) as Story and Screenplay
A village plots to drive away the new owner of a hunting estate.
Curtain Up (1952)
Laughter in Paradise (1951) as Screenwriter
A millionaire's will requires his heirs to perform outrageous stunts.
Someone at the Door (1936) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

Kicking It (2008)
About the Homeless World Cup that was first established in 2001 to give homeless people the opportunity to better their lives through sports. Five years later, 20,000 homeless people had competed on street soccer teams, with 500 players selected to represent 48 countries in the fourth annual Homeles
Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines; or How I Flew From London to Paris in 25 Hours and 11 Minutes (1965) as Associate Producer
An international air race is threatened by sabotage.
Crooks Anonymous (1963) as Associate Producer
A petty thief''''s plan to reform is jeopardized when he''''s locked in a department store during Christmas.

Editing (feature film)

Sheba Baby (1975) as Editor
A liberated Chicago private eye, Sheba, is called home to protect her father's loan company from racketeers.
Melvin Purvis, G-man (1974)
A breezy, fictional account of the dogged pursuit by cigar-chomping lawman Purvis of notorious public enemy Machine Gun Kelly throughout the Midwest in 1933. Writers Milius and Nolan portray Purvis as pure bravado swathed in a flamboyant fur-collared overcoat, and Kelly's gang as a collection of ine
Dracula (1974)
A lavish, atmospheric new version of Bram Stoker's classic tale of horror with Jack Palance heading a stellar British cast as the bloodthirsty count.
Harold and Maude (1971) as Assistant Editor
A suicidal young man gets a new lease on life when he falls for an 80-year-old woman.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Ed TV (1999)
An avid tv watcher wins a contest and the following months in his life are chronicled by a camera crew, minute by minute. To begin with, video store clerk Ed welcomes the attention, and the show is saving the cable station that gambled on its success. But gradually, as his family and friends become celebrities too, Ed finds a downside to his fame. He becomes estranged from his brother, encounters the father who left his family years before, and rifts emerge between his mother and her husband.
Ffolkes (1980)

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