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Fri Mar 21 17:07:38 2014 UTClccn-n801124270.00Up in the clouds, gentlemen, please0.201.00The Dame Edna experience! [excerpt]17408236John_Millsn 801124274931391676529Mills, Jean 1908-2005Mills, John, Sir, 1908-2005.Mills, John William 1908-2005Mills, Johnny 1908-2005Mills, Lewis Ernest Watts, 1908-2005.Mills, Sir John 1908-2005Watts Mills, Lewis Ernest 1908-2005lccn-n82111813Attenborough, Richardproflmdrtactlccn-n85376911Fox, Edward1937-othcstactlccn-n80049919Gielgud, John1904-2000cstlccn-no96012667Briley, Johnauswamlccn-n83073600Fenton, Georgecndcmplccn-no96012669Williams, Billycngphtlccn-n85151503Columbia Pictureslccn-n78062604Page, Kenprfactviaf-74045252Mallet, David(Director)drtlccn-n80109902Lean, David1908-1991iveprfadpsceprodrtausflmedtMills, John1908-2005DramaHistoryFilm adaptationsFilm and video adaptationsFictionBiographyMotion picturesPictorial worksJuvenile worksTelevision adaptationsGandhi,--Mahatma,IndiaEnglandWorld War (1939-1945)CatsGreat BritainMan-woman relationshipsPolitical scienceMills, John,Motion picturesDickens, Charles,Manners and customsMusicalsStatesmenEngland--LondonShipwreck survivalRussiaNationalistsShipwreck victimsTriangles (Interpersonal relations)Wyss, Johann David,AdulteryCaesar, JuliusFathers and daughtersVoyages around the worldAdventure and adventurersOrphansSocial historyMotion picture actors and actressesNationalism in motion picturesMasculinity in motion picturesEliot, T. S.--(Thomas Stearns),Military campaignsNapoleonic Wars (1800-1815)France--ParisRevolution (France : 1789-1799)FranceStage adaptationsGreene, Graham,Boarding schoolsFilm adaptationsActorsTeachersCourtshipIrelandLookalikesBoarding school studentsWorld War (1914-1918)Napoleon--I,--Emperor of the French,Collaborationists190820051933193919411942194319441945194619471948194919521953195419551956195719581959196019611962196319641965196619671968196919701971197319741975197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201326092307960791.4372PN1997ocn077523787ocn045949230ocn051226025ocn040183865ocn055125379ocn051231277ocn044138175ocn050029798ocn036880445ocn781293004ocn026282943ocn008415962ocn028011800ocn049608887ocn029602601ocn013457864ocn780966324ocn049289966ocn028142866ocn813564633ocn221199007ocn472656534ocn220138734ocn221425216ocn220143921ocn733778025ocn694088053ocn056626292ocn694032461ocn767197784ocn742919928ocn084330697ocn495929831379231ocn077523787visu19820.16Attenborough, RichardGandhiHistoryBiographyDramaBiographical filmsEpic filmsHistorical filmsChronicles 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+-+0945939796277425ocn045949230visu19930.19Lloyd Webber, AndrewCatsDramaMusical filmsFilm adaptationsMusicalsA musical based on Old Possum's book of practical cats by T.S. Eliot251636ocn049767055visu19600.12Swiss family RobinsonJuvenile worksFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsThe shipwrecked Robinson family finds new life on a deserted island far from civilization+-+2691733325170477ocn043682050visu19450.23Dickens, CharlesGreat expectationsDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsIn 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 wealth111715ocn048137316visu19890.18Dickens, CharlesA tale of two citiesHistoryFictionDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptations"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'"--Container10381ocn055128938visu20040.19Verne, JulesAround the world in 80 daysDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsPhlegmatic, 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+-+K7793254258095ocn051226025visu19970.19Tolstoy, LeoWar and peaceHistoryFictionDramaHistorical filmsWar filmsTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsPresents the life of a Russian family during the War of 1812. The historical and personal events are seen mostly through the eyes of Natasha, who is 16 years old at the start of the movie80411ocn061502625visu19940.20Dickens, CharlesMartin ChuzzlewitDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsWho 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+-+563533469675617ocn062596943visu19700.20Lean, DavidRyan's daughterDramaHeadstrong 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 side67023ocn276784789visu19530.23Lean, DavidHobson's choiceHistoryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsAn 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+-+300965532532466228ocn055125379visu19600.24Tunes of gloryFictionDramaFilm adaptationsJock 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+-+K03275532560011ocn053816189visu19390.20Wood, SamGoodbye, Mr. ChipsFictionDramaFilm adaptationsMotion picturesA 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 years59338ocn781293004visu19420.24Coward, NoelIn which we serveDramaThe survivors of the sinking of a British destroyer remember the ship's World War II career4408ocn051231277visu19490.29The rocking horse winnerFictionDramaFilm adaptationsA story about a young, sensitive English boy whose rocking horse empowers him to predict winning racehorses, at the eventual cost of his life+-+648555532532441510ocn061751268visu19860.19Zulu dawnHistoryMilitary historyFictionDramaThis story recounts the defeat of the British forces at the hands of a 25,000 strong and relentlessly determined Zulu army3226ocn072451609visu19330.13Murder with mirrorsDramaFilm adaptationsWhen Miss Marple arrives at palatial Stonygates, one thing is certain. Before there's time to lather a warm scone with marmalade and place a tea cozy, murder most foul is bound to occur+-+93769254253243014ocn039000609visu19970.15Smith, MelBean [the movie]DramaMr. Bean is sent on a mission to California to escort the world famous painting of "Whistler's Mother" to its new home in the Grierson Gallery. What the gallery owner, one of the richest men in America, and his curator David Langley believe, is that Mr. Bean is Dr. Bean, a renowned art expert. In fact he is just a sleepy-headed, wildly eccentric museum guard. He is also the clumsiest, craziest, wackiest, wildest, most bizarre character they have ever come across, and certainly not someone you would entrust one of the world's most valuable paintings to. But they have3013ocn044138175visu20000.20Jordan, NeilThe End of the affairDramaFilm adaptationsIn 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+-+84360321253242807ocn036310841rcrd19640.20Shakespeare, WilliamJulius CaesarHistoryDramaAudio adaptationsClassic 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+-+590409343522513ocn708124417visu19840.21The wrong boxHistoryDramaA 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+-+615886553532411157ocn070699615file20060.50Plain, GillJohn Mills and British cinema masculinity, identity and nationCriticism, interpretation, etcA study of masculinity, national identity and the screen persona of the actor John Mills. This work questions how it was possible for an actor to embody national identity. It explores the cultural contexts in which Mills and the nation became synonymous, and offers a perspective on 40 years of cinema and social change+-+02567139256596ocn006708560book19800.23Mills, JohnUp in the clouds, gentlemen pleaseBiography+-+54999370252026ocn042746029book20000.25Mills, JohnStill memoriesBiographyPortraitsPictorial works+-+86484264553241201ocn028138444book19930.27Tanitch, RobertJohn MillsBiography31ocn154273207rcrd1984Mills, JohnUp in the clouds, gentlemen, pleaseBiographyActor John Mills' own account of his life and career, from music hall and stage to film. A heartwarming story of fame and fortune, true love, lasting friendships, and of a happy and united family of actors11ocn219905868rcrd1985Mills, JohnUp in the clouds, gentlemen pleaseBiography11ocn045949442visu19871.00The Dame Edna experience! [excerpt]InterviewsExcerpt 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 conversation01ocn222788365visu1997John Mills a very English starBiographyInterviewsThe veteran of British film and theatre, famed for his many characterisations of the quintessential English hero, is now in his late eighties and still working. In this interview, Mills talks about his life and work, with his story illustrated with extracts from his anecdotal autobiographical one-man show, a wealth of film clips and contributions from co-actors such as Richard Attenborough and Alec Guinness01ocn319963109book1949J. Arthur Rank presents John Mills in Scott of the Antarctic+-+0945939796+-+0945939796Fri Mar 21 15:30:55 EDT 2014batch36923