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Milestone, Lewis 1895-1980

Works: 380 works in 1,323 publications in 7 languages and 15,437 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Caper films  Crime films  Film remakes  Action and adventure films  History 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Restager, Performer, Film editor, pmn, fmd, Contributor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( visu )
105 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,810 libraries worldwide
A group of young World War I German recruits pass from idealism to disillusionment with war
Of mice and men by Lewis Milestone( visu )
27 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,090 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
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
31 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. Roulette wheels spin and the champaign fizzes. It's the perfect time to steal a kiss or a $25 chip. But for Danny Ocean and his 10 partners in crime, it's the perfect moment to steal millions. Danny devises a scheme to knock out power to the Vegas strip, electronically rig five big casinos vaults and raid them all at the same time
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( visu )
48 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 1,009 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 )
74 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 663 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 )
82 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 646 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
Pork Chop Hill by Lewis Milestone( visu )
25 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 622 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 red pony by Lewis Milestone( visu )
24 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 543 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
The front page ( visu )
49 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 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
John Steinbeck's the red pony ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 487 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 )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 452 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Les misérables by Victor Hugo( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 416 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 )
60 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 384 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
Arch of triumph by Lewis Milestone( visu )
30 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 344 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 Gary Cooper collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 313 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 234 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 )
7 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. Can a whimsical tramp compete with his playboy pal for the heart of their lady fair?
The North star by Lewis Milestone( visu )
37 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 156 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
The Garden of Eden ( visu )
13 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 142 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 111 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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Lewis Milestone actor estadounidense
Lewis Milestone Amerikaans filmregisseur
Lewis Milestone réalisateur américain
Lewis Milestone regista statunitense
Lewis Milestone US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
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Miljštejn, Leiv 1895-1980
Milstein, Leib 1895-1980
Milștein, Lev 1895-1980
Milstein, Lewis 1895-1980
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Льюїс Майлстоун
Льюїс Майлстоун 1895-1980
Майлстоун, Льюис
Майлстоун, Льюис 1895-1980
Мильштейн, Лейб 1895-1980
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