WorldCat Identities

Milestone, Lewis 1895-1980

Works: 351 works in 1,133 publications in 9 languages and 14,588 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Naval history  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Sea stories  Film and video adaptations 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
95 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of young World War I German recruits pass from idealism to disillusionment with war
Of mice and men by John Steinbeck ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story about 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
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,001 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
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd ( Visual )
69 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1787. HMS Bounty sets out on a journey through perilous seas to a tropical paradise, and into history as the one of the most ill-fated vessels in naval lore. the gripping story centers on first officer Fletcher Christian, a dandy transformed into a man of action, and Capt. William Bligh, uncompromising in his command or his cruelty
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 661 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
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
80 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 626 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 red pony by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Involves a young boy's love for his horse, and the inter-family conflict it creates. The boy's father, having married into a ranch family, finds it difficult to adjust to rural life after abandoning his teaching career. A hired ranch hand becomes the boy's source for horse training, as well as guidance and affection, while the small red pony becomes the source of the family's reconciliation
Pork Chop Hill by S. L. A Marshall ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Korean War film of a true tale of the desperate soldiers who finally take the top of Pork Chop Hill, only to find themselves surrounded by enemy forces
The front page ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 484 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
John Steinbeck's the red pony ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 457 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
Halls of Montezuma ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Les misérables ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
Rain by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sadie Thompson is a South Seas island trollop confronted by an old-fashioned fire-and brimstone minister who masquerades his desires for her as a desire to save her soul. Unable to accept his sin, the minister cuts his throat and Sadie turns to a naive Marine to continue her dissolute lifestyle
The Gary Cooper collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beau Geste: Three brothers join the Foreign Legion to escape a dark past. Their troubles are forgotten when they are forced to fight against all odds
The Purple Heart ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 236 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 194 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?
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 175 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 North star by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gripping war story of a Nazi over-running of an eastern Russian city with the courageous villagers fighting back
4 film favorites Ocean's collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 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 Garden of Eden ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1928 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl sets out to become an opera singer, but finds that her first job is in a seedy cabaret. She and the seamstress who tried to protect her from a persistant client flee to a swanky Monte Carlo hotel, where they register as a Baroness and her daughter
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Alternative Names
Milstein, Lev, 1895-1980
Milstein, Lewis, 1895-1980
English (526)
Spanish (21)
German (19)
French (11)
Multiple languages (6)
Japanese (4)
Italian (4)
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