WorldCat Identities

Mills, John 1908-2005

Overview
Works: 343 works in 1,320 publications in 7 languages and 28,071 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Epic films  Historical films  War films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, vac, Costume designer, Singer, Interviewee, Other, Narrator, Speaker, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Mills
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

52 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
Swiss family Robinson by Madeleine Du Vivier( Visual )

32 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shipwrecked Robinson Family finds new life on a deserted island far from civilization
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a lively discussion with Lord Kelvin, inventor Phileas Fogg states his belief that it's possible for someone to travel around the globe in a mere 80 days. Kelvin challenges him to prove it, and adds a wager: if Fogg can't circumnavigate the globe in 80 days, he'll have to give up inventing forever. Fogg and his crew of two take the challenge. They travel by train, boat, balloon, horseback, or any other means at their disposal. However, Fogg and his companions are accused of involvement in a bank robbery and have to clear their names as well
War and peace by King Vidor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during Napoleon's invasion of Russia in 1812, the film centers around disenchanted aristocrat and unhappily married Pierre and Prince Andrei, who both are in love with an innocent young woman, Natasha
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The obsequious Pecksniff, whit his daughters, Mercy and Charity, attempts to grovel into the old man's good graces, while the wicked Jonas will stop at nothing ... even murder
Hobson's choice by David Lean( Visual )

30 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An owner of a Victorian-era boot shop finds himself in a battle of wills with his headstrong eldest daughter, who wants to make her own professional and personal decisions in her life
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
In which we serve by Noel Coward( Visual )

55 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the H.M.S. Torrin, a British naval ship, from its construction through its destruction in World War II. As the surviving crew cling to life boats and wreckage awaiting rescue, they flashback to their homes and loved ones and in so doing recall just why they are fighting and whom they are fighting for
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( Visual )

12 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy British school master named Mr. Chipping devotes his life to teaching "his boys" after the death of his lovely, energetic American wife Katherine. Told via flashbacks, the film features an aged Mr. Chipping looking back nostalgically at his long career, taking note of the people who've touched his life over the years
Bean : the ultimate disaster Movie by Mel Smith( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Bean, el popular personaje televisivo de cabello extremadamente limpio y ordenado, llega a la pantalla grande. En un desesperado intento por deshacerse de su empleado más inept, los directores de la Real Galería Británica envían a Mr. Bean a California para cumplir la importante misión de certificar una valiosísima pintura. A los pocos días de llegar a Los Angeles, prácticamente destruirá la vida de su anfitrión."
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Shakespearian tragedy depicting the fall of Julius Caesar of ancient Rome. The play focuses most on the minds and motives of the assassins, with emphasis on Brutus and Cassius
The wrong box( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange rule of inheritance allows only the last remaining survivor of a family of siblings to get the sizable legacy, precipitating a dangerous contest between two elderly brothers. Their families get involved too, sparking a wild chase and absurd comedy as they attempt to be the last man standing
Zulu dawn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dramatic and true story recounts the breathtaking defeat of the British forces at the hands of a 25,000 strong and relentlessly determined Zulu army
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II a bored wife of a British civil servant begins an affair with an American writer. As the two become deeply involved, she suddenly mysterious ends her affair
Still memories by John Mills( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up in the clouds, gentlemen please by John Mills( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dame Edna experience by Barry Humphries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Excerpt from a television show. Dame Edna Everage flirts and conducts a tongue-in-cheek interview with Rudolf Nureyev, and the two sing and dance to the song "Let's call the whole thing off." Sir John Mills and Cynthia Payne join briefly in the conversation
Up in the clouds, gentlemen please by John Mills( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Ioannes Mills

John Mills acteur britannique

John Mills aktor brytyjski

John Mills angol színész

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John Mills Brits acteur (1908-2005)

John Mills englischer Schauspieler

John Mills English actor

Mills, Jean 1908-2005

Mills, John 1908-2005 Sir

Mills, John, Sir, 1908-2005.

Mills, John William 1908-2005

Mills, Johnny 1908-2005

Mills, Lewis Ernest Watts 1908-2005

Mills, Sir John 1908-2005

Watts Mills, Lewis Ernest 1908-2005

Миллс, Джон

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جان میلز بازیگر بریتانیایی

존 밀스

ジョン・ミルズ

约翰·米尔斯

約翰米爾斯

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Swiss family RobinsonAround the world in 80 daysMartin ChuzzlewitHobson's choiceJulius CaesarThe wrong boxStill memoriesUp in the clouds, gentlemen please