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All Quiet on the Western Front | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  All Quiet on the Western Front  136 min,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [24 Aug 1930]
Ratings:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 2 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Arnold Lucy, John Wray, Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim
Plot:  A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I.
Writer:  Erich Maria Remarque (by), Maxwell Anderson (adaptation), George Abbott (screen play), Del Andrews (adaptation), C. Gardner Sullivan (supervising story chief)
Language:  English, French, German, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Of Mice and Men | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Of Mice and Men  106 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Lewis Milestone]  [12 Jan 1940]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Betty Field, Burgess Meredith, Charles Bickford, Lon Chaney Jr.
Plot:  Two itinerant migrant workers, one mentally disabled and the other his carer, take jobs as ranch hands during the Great Depression to fulfill their shared dream of owning their own ranch.
Writer:  John Steinbeck (by), Eugene Solow (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  The Strange Love of Martha Ivers  116 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Romance]  [Lewis Milestone]  [13 Sep 1946]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Actors:  Barbara Stanwyck, Kirk Douglas, Lizabeth Scott, Van Heflin
Plot:  Once three childhood friends. Now, a ruthless, domineering woman is married to an alcoholic D.A., and a returning companion who may have been the only witness to her murder of her rich aunt seventeen years earlier.
Writer:  Robert Rossen (screenplay), John Patrick (story "Love Lies Bleeding")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hallelujah I'm a Bum | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Hallelujah I'm a Bum  82 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Lewis Milestone]  [03 Feb 1933]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Al Jolson, Frank Morgan, Harry Langdon, Madge Evans
Plot:  A New York tramp (Jolson) falls in love with the mayor's amnesiac girlfriend after rescuing her from a suicide attempt
Writer:  Ben Hecht (original story), S.N. Behrman (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Rain | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  Rain  94 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Lewis Milestone]  [12 Oct 1932]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Hendricks Jr., Fred Howard, Joan Crawford, Walter Huston
Plot:  A prostitute finds redemption in Pago Pago thanks to a hard missionary man.
Writer:  John Colton (play), Clemence Randolph (play), W. Somerset Maugham (story), Maxwell Anderson (screen adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Racket | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  The Racket  84 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Lewis Milestone]  [01 Nov 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  G. Pat Collins, Louis Wolheim, Marie Prevost, Thomas Meighan
Plot:  An honest police captain vows to bring down a powerful bootlegger who is protected by corrupt politicians and judges.
Writer:  Bartlett Cormack (from the stage success of), Bartlett Cormack (adaptation), Del Andrews (scenario), Tom Miranda (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Front Page | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Front Page  101 min,  TV-PG,  [Comedy]  [Lewis Milestone]  [04 Apr 1931]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Adolphe Menjou, Edward Everett Horton, Mary Brian, Pat O'Brien
Plot:  An investigative reporter sees an opportunity for the story of a lifetime when an accused murderer escapes hanging.
Writer:  Ben Hecht (by), Charles MacArthur (by), Bartlett Cormack (adaptation), Charles Lederer (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Kid Brother | Movie Details for Director Ted Wilde, Harold Lloyd, Lewis Milestone, J.A. Howe(co-director) | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Kid Brother  82 min,  [Comedy, Drama, Family]  [Ted Wilde, Harold Lloyd, Lewis Milestone, J.A. Howe(co-director)]  [17 Jan 1927]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Leo Willis, Walter James
Plot:  A sheriff's milquetoast son has a chance to prove himself when a medicine show run by con artists comes into town.
Writer:  John Grey (story), Ted Wilde (story), Thomas J. Crizer (story), John Grey (scenario), Lex Neal (scenario), Howard J. Green (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Captain Hates the Sea | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Captain Hates the Sea  93 min,  [Comedy]  [Lewis Milestone]  [02 Nov 1934]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alison Skipworth, John Gilbert, Victor McLaglen, Wynne Gibson
Plot:  Alcoholic newspaperman Steve Bramley boards the San Capador for a restful cruise, hoping to quit drinking and begin writing a book. Also on board are Steve's friend Schulte, a private ...
Writer:  Arnold Belgard (continuity), Wallace Smith (novel), Wallace Smith (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Young in Heart | Movie Details for Director Richard Wallace, Lewis Milestone, Gilbert Pratt, Richard Thorpe | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  The Young in Heart  90 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Richard Wallace, Lewis Milestone, Gilbert Pratt, Richard Thorpe]  [06 Jul 1938]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Billie Burke, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Janet Gaynor, Roland Young
Plot:  Thrown out of the Riviera, a family of grifters meets a lonely, vulnerable rich old woman and insinuate themselves into her life while they sponge off her.
Writer:  Paul Osborn (screenplay), I.A.R. Wylie (from the novel by), Charles Bennett (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Walk in the Sun | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  A Walk in the Sun  117 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [25 Dec 1945]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Dana Andrews, George Tyne, John Ireland, Richard Conte
Plot:  During WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way.
Writer:  Harry Brown (by), Robert Rossen (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mutiny on the Bounty | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone, Carol Reed | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Mutiny on the Bounty  178 min,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Lewis Milestone, Carol Reed]  [08 Nov 1962]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Hugh Griffith, Marlon Brando, Richard Harris, Trevor Howard
Plot:  In 1787, British ship Bounty leaves Portsmouth to bring a cargo of bread-fruit from Tahiti but the savage on-board conditions imposed by Captain Bligh trigger a mutiny led by officer Fletcher Christian.
Writer:  Charles Lederer (screenplay), Charles Nordhoff (novel), James Norman Hall (novel)
Language:  English, Polynesian, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Edge of Darkness | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Edge of Darkness  119 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [24 Apr 1943]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Sheridan, Errol Flynn, Nancy Coleman, Walter Huston
Plot:  After two years under German rule, a small Norwegian fishing village rises up and revolts against the occupying Nazis.
Writer:  Robert Rossen (screenplay), William Woods (novel)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pork Chop Hill | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Pork Chop Hill  97 min,  APPROVED,  [War, Drama, Action]  [Lewis Milestone]  [14 Jun 1959]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  George Peppard, Gregory Peck, Harry Guardino, Rip Torn
Plot:  During the Korean War peace talks, U.S. troops fight to retake a hill from the Communist Chinese forces.
Writer:  S.L.A. Marshall (book), James R. Webb (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tempest | Movie Details for Director Sam Taylor, Lewis Milestone, Viktor Tourjansky | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Tempest  102 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sam Taylor, Lewis Milestone, Viktor Tourjansky]  [27 May 1928]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Boris de Fast, Camilla Horn, John Barrymore, Louis Wolheim
Plot:  In Czarist Russia, a peasant officer, resented by the aristocrats, falls in love with a princess.
Writer:  George Marion Jr. (titles), Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko (story), C. Gardner Sullivan
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Les Miserables | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Les Miserables  105 min,  APPROVED,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Lewis Milestone]  [14 Aug 1952]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Debra Paget, Edmund Gwenn, Michael Rennie, Robert Newton
Plot:  A parole violator in early 19th Century France is relentlessly pursued and persecuted by an obsessive policeman.
Writer:  Richard Murphy (screenplay), Victor Hugo (novel)
Language:  English, Latin    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Purple Heart | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Purple Heart  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [23 Feb 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Farley Granger, Kevin O'Shea, Richard Conte
Plot:  A stock WW2 era drama which was produced for morale purposes.
Writer:  Jerome Cady, Darryl F. Zanuck (story)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
New York Nights | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  New York Nights  82 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Lewis Milestone]  [28 Dec 1929]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gilbert Roland, John Wray, Lilyan Tashman, Norma Talmadge
Plot:  A chorus girl with marital woes is pursued by a gangster.
Writer:  Jules Furthman (adaptation), Hugh Stanislaus Stange (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The General Died at Dawn | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The General Died at Dawn  98 min,  [Adventure, Crime, Film-Noir]  [Lewis Milestone]  [30 Oct 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Akim Tamiroff, Dudley Digges, Gary Cooper, Madeleine Carroll
Plot:  Amid the anarchy of China, an American mercenary tangles with a ruthless warlord.
Writer:  Clifford Odets (screen play), Charles G. Booth (based on a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Anything Goes | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Anything Goes  92 min,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Lewis Milestone]  [24 Jan 1936]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bing Crosby, Charles Ruggles, Ethel Merman, Ida Lupino
Plot:  A young man falls in love with a beautiful blonde. When he sees her being forced onto a luxury liner, he decides to follow and rescue her. However, he discovers that she is an English ...
Writer:  Guy Bolton (play), P.G. Wodehouse (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Red Pony | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Red Pony  89 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Family, Western]  [Lewis Milestone]  [28 Mar 1949]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Louis Calhern, Myrna Loy, Robert Mitchum, Shepperd Strudwick
Plot:  A ranch boy is gifted with a colt, grows to love him but the colt escapes, with tragic results.
Writer:  John Steinbeck (by), John Steinbeck (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Arch of Triumph | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Arch of Triumph  120 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [01 Mar 1948]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Boyer, Charles Laughton, Ingrid Bergman, Louis Calhern
Plot:  Illegal refugees lead dark lives in pre-World War II Paris.
Writer:  Lewis Milestone (screenplay), Harry Brown (screenplay), Erich Maria Remarque (from the novel by serialized in Collier's magazine)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The North Star | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The North Star  108 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [04 Mar 1944]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, Walter Brennan, Walter Huston
Plot:  A Ukrainian village must suddenly contend with the Nazi invasion of June 1941.
Writer:  Lillian Hellman (original story and screenplay), Burt Beck (additional dialogue in new edition)
Language:  English, German, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Ocean's 11 | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Ocean's 11  127 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime, Music]  [Lewis Milestone]  [10 Aug 1960]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 48%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr.
Plot:  Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate Las Vegas heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night.
Writer:  Harry Brown (screenplay), Charles Lederer (screenplay), George Clayton Johnson (story), Jack Golden Russell (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
They Who Dare | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  They Who Dare  107 min,  [Drama, History, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [02 Feb 1954]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Denholm Elliott, Dirk Bogarde, Harold Siddons, Kay Callard, William Russell
Plot:  In Greece during the war a small group of British commandoes and patriots land on an island with orders to attack two airfields from which the Luftwaffe is threatening allied forces in ...
Writer:  Robert Westerby (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  UK    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Kangaroo | Movie Details for Director Lewis Milestone | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Kangaroo  84 min,  [Adventure, Drama, Western]  [Lewis Milestone]  [01 Jun 1952]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Finlay Currie, Maureen O'Hara, Peter Lawford, Richard Boone
Plot:  In turn-of-the-century Australia two criminals ingratiate themselves with a rancher in order to swindle him.However, the two partners become rivals for the affection of the rancher's beautiful daughter.
Writer:  Martin Berkeley (story), Harry Kleiner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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