WorldCat Identities

Milner, Victor 1893-1972

Overview
Works: 137 works in 225 publications in 5 languages and 5,987 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Historical films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Performer, Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Victor Milner
 
Most widely held works by Victor Milner
The lady Eve by Preston Sturges( Visual )
7 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady Eve, a calculating card shark, falls for one of her victims, a young millionaire. When he finds out that she has been giving him a fast shuffle his fondness fades but she works hard to win him back
Trouble in paradise by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )
3 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women"--Container
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )
6 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
The Palm Beach story by Preston Sturges( Visual )
5 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy of love and money, divorce and marriage, brothers and sisters
The furies by Anthony Mann( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
Cleopatra by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )
7 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Claudette Colbert gives a stunning performance as the alluring Queen of the Nile in this colossal epic of passion and deception. Determined to exert her power over Julius Caesar, Cleopatra uses her beauty and wit to seduce the Roman leader into leaving his wife for her. After Caesar's downfall, Cleopatra turns her attention to the dashing Marc Antony. But as their passionate love affair threatens the peace of the empire, Cleopatra fights a desperate battle to hold onto her happiness and her throne." From container
The plainsman by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This stylish western skillfully interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Design for living by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trio of Americans in Paris who enter into a very adult 'gentleman's' agreement, in this continental pre-Code comedy freely adapted by Ben Hecht (Notorious) from a play. A risque relationship comedy and a witty take on creative pursuits, it concerns a commercial artist unable, or unwilling, to choose between the equally dashing painter and playwright she meets on a train en route to the City of Light
Preston Sturges the filmmaker collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection pays tribute to seven of Preston Sturges finest and funniest films
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Carrie by William Wyler( Visual )
10 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the extended version, containing one deleted scene (scene 16: "Destitute", 3 min.)
To please a lady ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To please a lady: A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match with a beautiful independent reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container
The Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )
3 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and German and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Saracens retake the holy city of Jerusalem, King Richard the Lionheart vows to reclaim the city for Christianity. In order to get crucial supplies, he resigns himself to marrying Berengaria of Navarre -- but this marriage of convenience turns to one of passion when the beautiful and determined young woman joins him in the treacherous battle to save the holy city
Noel Cowards Design for living ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman can't decide between two men who love her, and the trio of Americans in Paris agree to try living together in a platonic friendly relationship
The General died at dawn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O'Hara, a mysterious American soldier of fortune, tries to foil the ambitions of General Yang, a ruthless warlord who plans to take over the provinces of northern China. An intriguing game of double cross ensues
One Sunday afternoon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After meeting beauty Fay Wray one Sunday afternoon in the park, aspiring dentist Gary Cooper has her stolen away by his best friend. Even though he can't forget her, he marries another woman and attempts to move on with his life. But when fate reunites the pair, can they figure out a way to make it work?"--Movies Unlimited website
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone( Visual )
6 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martha Ivers (Barbara Stanwyck) and Walter O'Neil (Kirk Douglas), through inheritance and manipulation have risen to prominence and wealth. They are suddenly faced with memories of murder in their past and the threat of exposure when Sam Masterson (Van Heflin) returns to town
Christmas in July by Preston Sturges( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trois collègues de travail font croire à un doux rêveur qu'il a gagné 25 000 dollars à un concours de slogans organisé par une marque de café. Comédie de moeurs avec un soupçon de satire sociale sur le capitalisme, avec la Grande dépression des années 1930 en toile de fond
Design for living Sérénade à trois by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Deux amis artistes et qui plus est séduisants, font la connaissance d'une charmante jeune femme, Gilda, dans le train qui les conduit a Paris. L'un et l'autre tombent bien sur amoureux de leur muse qui déclare qu'aucune relation amoureuse ne doit exister entre eux. Mais elle succombera à l'un, puis à l'autre, et finalement épousera un triste sire. Ne pouvant se passer les uns des autres, ils finiront néanmoins par se retrouver."--[allociné.fr]
 
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Alternative Names
Miller, Victor 1893-1972
Millner, Victor 1893-1972
Milner, Victor
Languages
English (58)
German (3)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Italian (1)
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