WorldCat Identities

Mitchell, Millard 1900-1953

Overview
Works: 53 works in 213 publications in 5 languages and 10,216 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Western films  Comedy films  War films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Millard Mitchell
 
Most widely held works by Millard Mitchell
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

72 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With fame, fortune and fans galore, silent screen idol Don Lockwood thought he had it all. But one look at aspiring actress Kathy Seldon, and he knew exactly what he was missing. Now he's swinging from lampposts, singing in the raindrops and ready for love. With talking pictures on the rise, Don sets out to make a musical with the woman of his dreams, but one thing stands in his way, his jealous co-star who wants Don--and the leading role--all to herself
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

17 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gritty World War II action drama that is seen as one of the most realistic portrayals of the heroics and perils of war
The Naked Spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Plain arithmetic. Money splits better two ways instead of three, ' smooth-talking outlaw Ben Vandergroat reasons to his captors, three bounty hunters thrown together by chance. They're taking him to justice in Abilene, but Ben has other ideas."--Container
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiersman Lin McAdam is attempting to track down both his father's murderer and his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a diverse group of desperate characters, including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a savage young Indian chief, and McAdam's own murderous brother
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
Thieves' highway by Jules Dassin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1949 and 2006 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vividly depicts the perilous world of 'long-haul boys', who drive by night to bring their goods to the markets of America's cities. Ex-G.I. Nick Garcos [is] a tyro trucker bent on satisfaction from the man responsible for crippling his father, ruthless market operator Mike Figlia. But when Figlia gets wise to his plan, Nick finds himself in a web of treachery and heartbreak."--Container
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easter parade: Don Hewes and Nadine Hale are a dancing team, but on the day before Easter she refuses to sign a new contract with him. So he takes the next dancer he meets, Hannah Brown, as a new partner. He vows to make Hannah a success before the next Easter parade. After a while Don and Hannah are so successful that Florence Ziegfeld is interested in them. With Nadine dancing for the Follies, Don declines to dance for the Ziegfeld's. Don falls in love with Hannah, but feels he has to keep it strictly business
You're in the Navy now by Gary Cooper( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant John Harkness is given a command of his own ship, but the thing is that he is never commanded a vessel ship before and all his crew is new. The only good thing about this situation is that only two old deck hands know how to operate the boat
A foreign affair by Billy Wilder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Phoebe Frost, an upright Republican member of Congress, travels to Berlin to look into reports of corruption among the occupying American forces. She enlists an Army captain in her crusade and finds herself falling for him, unaware that he is the man romantically involved with a German cabaret singer who can lead army investigators to a high-level Nazi war criminal"--Container
Fox western classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gunfighter: In this noir-influenced Western, Gregory Peck stars as an aging gunslinger, sick of killing but haunted by punks wanting to make a name for themselves by slaying a legend. After being warned by his old friend the Sheriff, Peck decides to return East to see his estranged wife and the child he left behind. Knowing his death is an inevitability if he stays, Peck leaves but before he can reach his destination his past catches up with him in the form of a young outlaw
Essential classics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My fair lady: Comédie musicale. Voulant gagner un pari, un expert en phonétique entreprend de transformer une jeune femme plutôt vulgaire en dame de la bonne société. Singin' in the rain: Comédie musicale. Lorsque survient le cinéma parlant, deux vedettes, Don Lockwood et Lina Lamour, forment un couple populaire de l'écran. Ils cherchent à s'adapter à la nouvelle situation, mais la voix de Lina s'avère vite impropre au nouveau médium. On songe alors à utiliser, pour compléter les images, la voix d'une jeune inconnue, Kathy Selden dont Don vient de faire la connaissance. Une idylle se développe entre Don et Kathy alors que Lina voit la situation d'un mauvais oeil. Lorsque l'actrice se montre trop odieuse envers sa doublure vocale, Don fait en sorte de dévoiler la supercherie. Gigi: Comédie. Gigi, une jeune fille délicieuse, subit les leçons d'une tante pour qui il est primordial de savoir comment on devient courtisane
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain: With fame, fortune and fans galore, silent screen idol Don Lockwood thought he had it all. But one look at aspiring actress Kathy Seldon, and he knew exactly what he was missing. Now he's swinging from lampposts, singing in the raindrops and ready for love. With talking pictures on the rise, Don sets out to make musical with the woman of his dreams, but one thing stands in his way, his jealous co-star who wants Don - and the leading role - all to herself. How the west was won: An epic film about the American movement westward, focusing on the life of one family and its dreams of land, gold, and glory. The unsinkable Molly Brown: Molly, a poor, uneducated young woman, leaves her mountain cabin home in search of a rich husband and a better life. She finds both in Leadville Johnny Brown as she strikes it lucky and he strikes gold. The singing nun: Sister Ann, a Belgian nun, is sent to another order where she's at first committed to helping troubled souls. When Father Clementi hears Sister Ann's uplifting singing style, he takes her to a talent contest. Suddenly, she is signed to a record deal and everyone is listening to her light-hearted songs. However, Sister Ann is unprepared for her new found fame
Mister 880( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a Secret Service file, Mister 880 tells the tale of a sweet old counterfeiter who stymies the U.S. Secret Service for over a decade by passing counterfeit single dollar bills with "Washington" misspelled
Here come the girls by Claude Binyon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Hope plays Broadway hopeful Stanley Snodgrass in this musical comedy set in 1900. He's plucked from the chorus & put in a starring role opposite siren Irene Bailey (Arlene Dahl). But a psycho who's been carving up Miss Bailey's leading men is on the loose, and Stanley is the unsuspecting bait intended to trap him
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an actor unable to separate the roles he plays on stage from his private life. Ronald Colman gives a brilliant performance as Anthony John, an actor playing Othello, who is obsessed by the role to the extent that he feels he must murder his ex-wife who happens to be cast as Desdemona
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' in the rain: Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are the darlings of the silent silver screen. Offscreen, Don is aided by his happy-go-lucky friend and piano accompanist, Cosmo Brown. Don tries to dodge Lina's romantic overtures. In the transition period from silent movies to talking pictures, Don happens to meet Kathy Selden while escaping from his fans and falls in love for her. The movie becomes a talking musical and Lina has a horrible voice. Cosmo and Don decides to dub her, using Kathy's voice instead. When the jealous Lina finds out, she doesn't want to share the credits with Kathy and tries to force the studio to use Kathy in the shadow to dub her in other productions. When Lina decides to talk sing to the audience, the truth arises
Glenn Ford undercover crimes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The undercover man: "An investigator for the Treasury department helps bring down a mobster."--Container
High plains drifter ; Destry rides again ; Winchester '73( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winchester '73: An engaging frontiersman attempts to track down his father's murderer and the whereabouts of his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a rogue's gallery of owners including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a young Indian chief, and Stewart's own murderous brother
Best of Warner Bros. 5 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yankee Doodle Dandy: A rousing musical depicting the life of George M. Cohan--playwright, entertainer, and composer
On the avenue : Pin up girl ; Something for the boys ; You're in the navy now( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the avenue: "When Gary Blake's new show starring Mona Merrick premieres, it angers socialite Mimi Carraway. But Mimi's bitterness turns to affection when she falls for Gary."--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
Alternative Names
Millard Mitchell acteur américain

Millard Mitchell acteur uit Cuba (1903-1953)

Millard Mitchell actor estadounidense

Millard Mitchell attore statunitense

Millard Mitchell US-amerikanisch-kubanischer Schauspieler

Μίλαρντ Μίτσελ

Митчелл, Миллард

מילארד מיטשל

מילארד מיטשל שחקן אמריקאי

ميلارد ميتشل ممثل أمريكي

میلارد میتچال

ミラード・ミッチェル

Languages
English (156)

German (3)

French (3)

Italian (2)

Spanish (1)

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The Naked SpurThieves' highwayEssential classicsHere come the girls