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Milestone, Lewis 1895-1980

Works: 321 works in 1,413 publications in 5 languages and 15,765 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Comedy films  Western films  Police films  Films for the hearing impaired 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Restager, Performer, Film editor, pmn, fmd, Contributor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Lewis Milestone, published posthumously.
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John Steinbeck's The red pony by Lewis Milestone( visu )
26 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 672 libraries worldwide
The love of a family is threatened by a boy's devotion to a red pony and the boy's friendship with a hired hand
Pork Chop Hill by Lewis Milestone( visu )
28 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 643 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
The front page ( visu )
49 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Earle Williams, a convict about to be executed, escapes, throwing the criminal court building into chaos. Newspaper reporters try to "scoop" the story by holding Williams in a roll-top desk in the press room
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( visu )
22 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Les misérables ( visu )
9 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 388 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 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 364 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 transform Sadie into a new woman, and atone for her wicked ways
The Gary Cooper collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and held by 318 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
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( visu )
31 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 275 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
The Garden of Eden by Lewis Milestone( visu )
16 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Stylish and sophisticated, the film follows vocalist Toni LeBrun (Corinne Griffith), who leaves her family's bakery for Budapest to become an opera singer, unaware that she has contracted to perform as a chorus dancer at the Palais de Paris, a cabaret run by the decadent and delightfully menacing Madame Bauer (Maude George). Toni soon escapes to Monte Carlo with the cabaret's seamstress, Rosa (Louise Dresser), after warding off the wily cabaret patron, Baron Henri D'Avril (Lowell Sherman). At the deluxe Hotel Eden, Toni attracts the attention of potential suitor Richard Dupont (Charles Ray), but she's in danger of being exposed before he asks for her hand. Dueling attention from Richard's uncle, Colonel Dupont (Edward Martindel), and a surprise guest create further romantic adventures for the couple. Celebrate the rediscovery of this silent gem in its best ever
The Purple Heart ( visu )
10 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 239 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
Hallelujah I'm a bum ( visu )
8 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 195 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
The North star by Lewis Milestone( visu )
40 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Propagandistic drama about the disruption of a Ukrainian village after the invasion by Nazi Germany. Several young friends struggle to bring weapons to resistance fighters in time to save their village
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( visu )
14 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Depicts the horrors of war as seen through the eyes of the Lee Platoon, Texas Division, and their 1943 attack on the Germans on the beach at Salerno, Italy
Ocean's 11 [1960] ( visu )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and German and held by 14 libraries worldwide
11 wartime buddies unite forces to rob 5 Las Vegas casinos simultaneously on a New Year's Eve
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In 1789, the English ship H.M.S. Bounty begins a two-year mission. The ship travels to Tahiti to obtain breadfruit plants that will provide cheap food for slaves in the West Indies, the Bounty's final destination. The captain is William Bligh, a vicious taskmaster who doesn't flinch at giving two dozen lashes to any malcontent on board, for the most minor of infractions. The first mate is Lt. Fletcher Christian, who despises Bligh but has somehow earned the captain's respect. Bligh makes life miserable for the crew, and after the Bounty leaves Tahiti for the West Indies, Bligh orders the ship's doctor, a dying man, to stand on deck despite his illness. The doctor dies, which begins a chain reaction of anger leading to Christian leading a mutiny against Bligh
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Lewis Milestone actor estadounidense
Lewis Milestone Amerikaans filmregisseur
Lewis Milestone réalisateur américain
Lewis Milestone regista statunitense
Lewis Milestone US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
Luiss Mailstouns
Miljštejn, Leiv 1895-1980
Milstein, Leib 1895-1980
Milstein, Leon
Milstein, Lev
Milștein, Lev 1895-1980
Milstein, Lewis
Milstein, Lewis 1895-1980
Λούις Μάιλστοουν
Льюис Майлстоун
Льюїс Майлстоун
Льюїс Майлстоун 1895-1980
Майлстоун, Льюис
Майлстоун, Льюис 1895-1980
Мильштейн, Лейб 1895-1980
Լյուիս Մայլսթոուն
לואיס מיילסטון
لويس مايلستون
لوییس میلستون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
লুইস মাইলস্টোন
루이스 마일스톤
마일스톤, 루이스 1895-1980
マイルストン, ジョン
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