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Mitchell, Millard 1900-1953

Overview
Works: 82 works in 289 publications in 5 languages and 10,673 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Western films  War films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Millard Mitchell
 
Most widely held works by Millard Mitchell
Singin' in the Rain by Nacio Herb Brown( Visual )

55 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in English and German and held by 4,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures. A spoof of the early days of "talkie" films
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,668 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
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a marksmanship contest, Lin McAdam (Stewart) wins a prized Winchester rifle, which is immediately stolen by the runner-up, Dutch Henry Brown (McNally.) This "story of a rifle" then follows McAdams' pursuit, and the rifle as it changes hands, until a final showdown and shoot-out on a rocky mountain precipice
The naked spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 806 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
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 480 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 373 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
Singin' in the rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Hollywood during the roaring 20s, this musical spoofs the early days of "talkie" films
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
A foreign affair by Billy Wilder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 147 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
You're in the Navy now by Gary Cooper( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 130 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
Fox western classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 73 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
Singin' in the rain( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as well as his buddy, prospective ladylove and shrewish co-star"--Container
5 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven brides for seven brothers: When the new bride of a roughneck Oregon pioneer finds she has to keep house for her husband's six rowdy brothers, she decides to groom them so that they can find brides of their own
Mister 880( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 41 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
Essential classics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of the greatest musical films ever made
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 40 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
The desert rats ; Twelve o'clock high ; Von Ryan's express ; The young lions( Visual )

2 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young lions: The story of World War II from the American and the German perspectives. The German officer Christian Diestl approves less and less of the war. Jewish-American Noah Ackerman deals with antisemitism at home and in the army while entertainer Michael Whiteacre transforms from playboy to hero
Here come the girls by Claude Binyon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 25 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
4 war film favorites : Von Ryan's express, Tora! tora! tora!, the Blue Max and Twelve o'clock high( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von Ryan's express (widescreen, 1965, 117 min.): Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgment, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

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

The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
 
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Singin' in the Rain Singin' in the rain
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The naked spurThieves' highwaySingin' in the rainSingin' in the rainEssential classicsHere come the girls
Alternative Names
Millard Mitchell acteur américain

Millard Mitchell acteur uit Cuba (1903-1953)

Millard Mitchell actor estadounidense

Millard Mitchell actor estatunidenc

Millard Mitchell aktor amerikan

Millard Mitchell American actor

Millard Mitchell attore statunitense

Millard Mitchell US-amerikanisch-kubanischer Schauspieler

Millard Mitchell yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Μίλαρντ Μίτσελ

Митчелл, Миллард

מילארד מיטשל

מילארד מיטשל שחקן אמריקאי

ميلارد ميتشل ممثل أمريكي

میلارد میتچال

میلارد میچل

মিলার্ড মিচেল মার্কিন অভিনেতা

ミラード・ミッチェル

米勒德·米切爾

Languages
English (199)

German (2)

French (2)

Italian (2)

Spanish (1)