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Milestone, Lewis 1895-1980

Works: 368 works in 1,214 publications in 7 languages and 14,974 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Naval history  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biography  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Film editor, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Lewis Milestone, published posthumously.
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All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( visu )
100 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,750 libraries worldwide
A group of young World War I German recruits pass from idealism to disillusionment with war
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
28 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
The place is Las Vegas. The time: Midnight, New Year's Eve. Danny Ocean (Sinatra) and 10 of his ex-commando buddies get ready to rob the vaults of 5 casinos simultaneously!
Of mice and men by Lewis Milestone( visu )
26 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,056 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
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( visu )
43 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
In 1787, the HMS Bounty sets out on a journey that will take it through perilous seas to a tropical paradise--and into history as one of the most ill-fated vessels ever to sail for King and country
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( visu )
72 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 670 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( visu )
70 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 637 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( visu )
24 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 583 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( visu )
18 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 545 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
John Steinbeck's the red pony ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 476 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 by Lewis Milestone( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 459 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The front page ( visu )
43 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 libraries worldwide
When a convicted murderer escapes, a newspaper man who had been about to go on his honeymoon discovers (aided by his conniving boss) that the story means more to him than the marriage. Blurb on container refers to a different film adaptation of the same play, His girl Friday, in which the reporter is a woman
Les misérables by Victor Hugo( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 414 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( visu )
59 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 391 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 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
The Purple Heart ( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 237 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
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( visu )
26 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 229 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
Hallelujah I'm a bum ( visu )
8 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 192 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?
The North star by Lewis Milestone( visu )
36 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Propagandistic drama about the disruption of a Russian village after the invasion by Nazi Germany. Several young friends struggle to bring weapons to resistance fighters in time to save their village
The Garden of Eden ( visu )
11 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 113 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
Edge of darkness ( visu )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The common people in a small Norwegian village take up arms against the Nazi invaders. Each individual confronts his or her own human frailty in the face of awesome power
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Alternative Names
Miljštejn, Leiv 1895-1980
Milstein, Leib 1895-1980
Milștein, Lev 1895-1980
Milstein, Lewis 1895-1980
Льюїс Майлстоун 1895-1980
Майлстоун, Льюис 1895-1980
Мильштейн, Лейб 1895-1980
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