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Mills, John 1908-2005

Overview
Works: 393 works in 1,554 publications in 7 languages and 28,455 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Epic films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Romance films  War films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Author, Costume designer, Singer, Interviewee, Other, Narrator, Commentator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Mills
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

72 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,959 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
Cats by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

83 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical based on Old Possum's book of practical cats by T.S. Eliot
Swiss family Robinson by Si Wei( Visual )

49 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shipwrecked Robinson Family finds new life on a deserted island far from civilization
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

90 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth
Around the world in 80 days by Michael Anderson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
A tale of two cities by Philippe Monnier( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the dock of a British courtroom, French aristocrat Charles Darnay stands accused of spying. The outlook appears grim until some last-minute help comes from the mysterious Sydney Carton. Darnay goes free and makes plans to marry Lucie Manette. Carton keeps his love for her to himself, yet assures her that he would make the ultimate sacrifice for her 'or for anyone you love'"--Container
War and peace by King Vidor( Visual )

13 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 911 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 )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 821 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 )

37 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 808 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 )

32 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Ireland in 1916, Rosy Ryan marries her gentle, middle-aged schoolmaster but later falls in love with a British soldier
Goodbye, Mr. Chips by Sam Wood( Visual )

17 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the transformation of Charles Chipping from a timid, young schoolmaster into the most beloved teacher at Brookfield School
In which we serve by Noel Coward( Visual )

60 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 638 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
Zulu dawn( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story recounts the defeat of the British forces at the hands of a 25,000 strong and relentlessly determined Zulu army
Tunes of glory by Ronald Neame( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jock Sinclair is a whiskey-drinking, by-the-bootstraps commanding officer of a peacetime Scottish battalion. Sinclair is a lifetime military man. He expects loyalty and respect from his men. But when Basil Barrow, an educated, by-the-book scion from a traditional military family enters the scene as Sinclair's replacement, the two men become locked in a fierce battle for control of the battalion and the hearts and minds of its men
The rocking horse winner by D. H Lawrence( Visual )

16 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a young, sensitive English boy whose rocking horse empowers him to predict winning racehorses, at the eventual cost of his life
Murder with mirrors( Visual )

6 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Miss Marple arrives at palatial Stoneygates, one thing is certain. Before there is time to slather a warm scone with marmalade and place a tea cozy, murder most foul is bound to occur
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love, then she mysteriously ends the affair
Bean : the Movie by Mel Smith( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 247 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."
The wrong box( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 240 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
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 234 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
 
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Gandhi
Alternative Names
Ioannes Mills

John Mills acteur britannique

John Mills aktor brytyjski

John Mills angol színész

John Mills attore britannico

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

Джон Мілз англійський актор

Миллс, Джон

ג'ון מילס

جان میلز

جان میلز بازیگر بریتانیایی

جون ميلز ممثل إنجليزي

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 choiceTunes of gloryThe rocking horse winnerMurder with mirrorsThe end of the affair