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Milestone, Lewis 1895-1980

Overview
Works: 361 works in 1,570 publications in 10 languages and 16,497 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Caper films  Film remakes  Crime films  Action and adventure films  History 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Restager , Performer, fmd, Film editor, pmn, Contributor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

188 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young World War I German recruits pass from idealism to disillusionment with war
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

47 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. Roulette wheels spin and the champaign fizzes. It's the perfect time to steal a kiss or a $25 chip. But for Danny Ocean and his 10 partners in crime, it's the perfect moment to steal millions. Danny devises a scheme to knock out power to the Vegas strip, electronically rig five big casinos vaults and raid them all at the same time
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

38 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film adaptation of Steinbeck's novella tells the story of the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

67 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Christian leads a mutiny on the high seas against the tyrannical Captain Bligh aboard the H.M.S. Bounty when the underfed, overflogged sailors can no longer take the brutality
John Steinbeck's the red pony by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

30 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of conflict between a nine-year-old boy, his father and the family's hired man. The son works his way from despair to contentment with the aid of a small red pony
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

82 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
Pork Chop Hill by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

33 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of soldiers, led by Lt. Joe Clemons, is sent to capture a seemingly worthless hill during the final days of the Korean War
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

98 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman kills her wealthy aunt in a row over the woman's boyfriend; another man protects the woman from prosecution in return for her agreement to marry him; eighteen years later the boyfriend returns and the woman openly renews her romance with him
The front page by Foellinger Learning Laboratory( Visual )

56 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earle Williams, a convict about to be executed escapes, throwing the Criminal Court Building into chaos. Newspaper reporters attempt to "scoop " the story by holding Williams in a roll top desk in the press room
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The Garden of Eden by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

17 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stylish and sophisticated, the film follows vocalist Toni LeBrun (Corinne Griffith), who leaves her family's bakery for Budapest to become an opera singer,unaware that she has contracted to perform as a chorus dancer at the Palais de Paris, a cabaret run by the decadent and delightfully menacing Madame Bauer (Maude George). Toni soon escapes to Monte Carlo with the cabaret's seamstress, Rosa (Louise Dresser), after warding off the wily cabaret patron, Baron Henri D'Avril (Lowell Sherman). At the deluxe Hotel Eden, Toni attracts the attention of potential suitor Richard Dupont (Charles Ray), but she's in danger of being exposed before he asks for her hand. Dueling attention from Richard's uncle, Colonel Dupont (Edward Martindel), and a surprise guest create further romantic adventures for the couple. Directed by Lewis Milestone.Featuring: Corrine Griffith, Maude George, Louise Dresser, Lowell Sherman, Charles Ray and Edward Martindel
The Gary Cooper collection by William A Wellman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design for living: Two free-wheeling Americans share an apartment in Paris and fall in love with the same woman
Arch of Triumph by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

34 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunted by a secret past and tormented by an uncertain future, two lonely people are drawn together in Paris during the last desperate days of freedom before World War II. Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer are perfectly matched as the disillusioned singer and the German refugee who find love in the midst of the growing insanity. But when Boyer is deported and Ingrid left unprotected, they must fight not only for their love, but for their lives, as destiny seals their tragic fate in this classic tale of desperation and desire
The Purple Heart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a group of American flyers take part in the first U.S. air retaliation attack against Japan and crash-land into history's most astounding prisoner-of-war story. The "Doolittle Raiders" are put on trial in a Japanese civil court, not as P.O.W.s, but as criminals charged with murder. As this travesty of justice proceeds, the airmen realize that their only hope of avoiding execution is to reveal to their enemy captors the top-secret details of their flight to Japan: a choice between death and and betrayal of country
Hallelujah I'm a bum( Visual )

8 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Bumper, life is just a bowl of cherries. Living in New York City's Central Park, the happy-go-lucky hobo king spends his time singing and enjoying himself without a care in the world. But when he rescues a beautiful amnesiac from a park lake, his cares suddenly increase. Not only has he fallen in love with the pretty blonde, but he has also discovered she's the missing sweetheart of Bumper's good buddy, the Mayor of New York. Can a whimsical tramp compete with his playboy pal for the heart of their lady fair?
Rain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic adaptation of Somerset Maugham's short story "Rain" (originally titled "Miss Thompson") stars Joan Crawford as Sadie Thompson, a fun-loving prostitute on a South Seas island who earns the enmity of a self-righteous missionary played by Walter Huston. The scandalous subject made the film extremely controversial upon its release
4 film favorites : Ocean's collection( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean's twelve (125 min.): Set three years after Ocean's 11, this sequel shows us Danny Ocean gathering up his complete gang of con artists and thieves from the first film in New York City before they all jet off to Amsterdam, Rome, and Paris to pull off three seperate heists. All the while, the boys must deal with increasing pressure from a very mad Terry Benedict, a dedicated Europol agent, and a mysterious French rival simply called Dinner Jacket
The North star by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

41 editions published between 1943 and 2017 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propagandistic drama about the disruption of a Russian village after the invasion by Nazi Germany. Several young friends struggle to bring weapons to resistance fighters in time to save their village
Rain = Pluie by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

14 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This was the second film version of the play based on a Somerset Maugham story about the twisted relationship that develops between a prostitute stranded on the island of Pago Pago and a fire-and-brimstone preacher. Her spiritual conversion and his guilty surrender to lust become in the words of Molly Haskell 'one of the heady erotic encounters that only the pre-code thirties could produce'. Received poorly at the time Crawford's performance now seems one of her most appealing, striking sparks off Huston's more subtle performance in what is very much a theatrical two actor piece
Les misérables by Victor Hugo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De arme Valjean probeert na twintig jaar strafkamp een eerlijk leven op te bouwen, maar wordt achtervolgt door de politie-inspecteur Javert die niet gelooft dat een crimineel ooit een respectabel burger wordt en wacht op zijn eerste misstap
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All quiet on the western front
Alternative Names
Lewis Milestone actor estadounidense

Lewis Milestone Amerikaans filmregisseur

Lewis Milestone réalisateur américain

Lewis Milestone regista statunitense

Lewis Milestone US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Luiss Mailstouns

Miljštejn, Leiv 1895-1980

Milstein, Leib

Milstein, Leib 1895-1980

Milstein, Leon

Milstein, Lev

Milștein, Lev 1895-1980

Milstein, Lewis

Milstein, Lewis 1895-1980

Λούις Μάιλστοουν

Льюис Майлстоун

Льюїс Майлстоун

Льюїс Майлстоун 1895-1980

Майлстоун, Льюис

Майлстоун, Льюис 1895-1980

Мильштейн, Лейб 1895-1980

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לואיס מיילסטון

لويس مايلستون

لوییس میلستون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

লুইস মাইলস্টোন

루이스 마일스톤

마일스톤, 루이스 1895-1980

マイルストン, ジョン

ルイス・マイルストン

刘易斯·迈尔斯通

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Ocean's elevenMutiny on the BountyThe strange love of Martha IversThe Gary Cooper collectionHallelujah I'm a bumThe North star