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Sills, Milton 1882-1930

Overview
Works: 28 works in 40 publications in 4 languages and 162 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Sea stories  Film adaptations  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Naval history  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: PZ3.L846, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Milton Sills
 
Most widely held works by Milton Sills
Values, a philosophy of human needs by Milton Sills( Book )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why change your wife?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why change your wife? (91 min.): In this comedy, a husband is lured away from his prim wife, who transforms herself into an attractive and stylish woman to win him back
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

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

The adventures of Oliver Tressilian, who goes from English gentry to galley slave to captain of a Moorish fighting ship, all the while trying to regain his lady love
Miss Lulu Bett by William C De Mille( Visual )

6 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Lulu Bett is the story about a woman who winds up becoming the thankless housekeeper to her sister's family. She is tricked into marrying her sister's brother-in-law and soon is forced to leave him when he reveals to her that he is already married. Jungle heat is a slapstick comedy about a man ineptly trying to prove his worth in the jungle
Burning daylight( Visual )

3 editions published between 1928 and 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack London's story of an Alaskan real estate mogul who loses it all in San Francisco to a group of investment sharks
The married virgin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The featured attraction stars Rudolph Valentino as a villainous count who seduces a wealthy businessman's wife, tries to extort blackmail from her husband and agrees to stay silent in return for the hand in marriage of the couple's daughter. Features an excerpt from "Eyes of youth," in which Valentino plays a gigolo. The role led to his being cast in "The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse." Includes the Pathe newsreel describing Valentino's death
The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage and superman
Adam's rib( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After nineteen years of marriage Marian Ramsay finds herself with a grown daughter and a lost romance. Her husband Michael being constantly distracted by business is unaware that the mysteries and romantic Mr. Jaromir calls on his wife daily. Michael discovers his rival too late, and when Mr. Jaromir is revealed to be a deposed King he loses yet more influence with his wife. While Michael schemes to get Haromir away from his wife, their daughter Matilda moves to intervene and protect her parents marriage, imperiling her own honor and happiness in the process
Values. A philosophy of human needs. [Conversations between Milton Sills and E. S. Holmes, recorded by the latter.] by Ernest Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Lulu Bett by William B DeMille( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea hawk( Visual )

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

The sea-hawk by Rafael Sabatini( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Garden Pier Theatre, First National Pictures, Inc. presentation of Frank Lloyd's "The Sea Hawk," by Rafael Sabatini, with Milton Sills, Enid Bennett, Lloyd Hughes and Wallace Beery
Flaming youth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence of John Daniel Cooke by John D Cooke( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains correspondence between Cooke and several American and English authors and artists. Most of the correspondence concerns Cooke's attempts to find speakers for the University of Southern California's Phi Beta Kappa and Epsilon Phi lectures. Some of the correspondence also focuses on the connections between literature and film as Cooke taught a class on screenwriting and was actively interested in the field
The barker( Visual )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Nifty Miller, the greatest carnival barker in the world, sends his son, Chris, to law school in the hope that the boy will find in professional life a more settled and prosperous life than that of the sideshow. During one of his summer vacations, Chris finds work with the carnival, and Nifty breaks off his relationship with Carrie, a hula dancer who, seeking revenge for this slight, pays another carnival girl, Lou, to vamp the innocent boy; Lou, however, genuinely falls in love with Chris. When his father finds out that they are in love, Chris defiantly announces his intention to marry the girl. Seeing his ambitious plans for his son seemingly collapse, Nifty quits the carnival and turns to drink. He later finds out that Chris has returned to law school at Lou's urging. Offered a partnership in the carnival, Nifty returns to his former life as a barker"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
The crash film by Edward Cline( )

1 edition published in 1928 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His captive woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cabaret dancer Anna Janssen kills her sugardaddy and escapes to a South Seas island on the yacht of a wealthy admirer. Stolid, conscientious Tom McCarthy, a New York detective, is sent after Anna and arrests her, chartering a steamer to bring her back to the United States. The steamer sinks, and Anna and Tom are stranded on a small island. They fall in love, and Tom's influence brings about a benign change in Anna's character. They are rescued, however, and Anna is placed on trial for her life. Tom takes the stand in her defense and informs the judge of Anna's conversion in the solitude of the island. The judge instructs Tom to marry Anna and then sentences them to life, on the island where they found happiness together"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
Burning daylight film by Charles J Brabin( )

1 edition published in 1928 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hawk's house film by Benjamin Christensen( )

1 edition published in 1928 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skin deep( Visual )

1 edition published in 1922 in Dutch and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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