Search results for "Lewis Milestone"

Ocean's 11 (1960)

Ocean's Eleven is the 'Rat-Pack' comedy about robber Danny Ocean and his gang's attempt to rob the five biggest casinos in Las Vegas.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Music • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Frank Sinatra  •  Dean Martin  •  Peter Lawford  •  Angie Dickinson

A Walk in the Sun (1945) RT 100% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Jul 1998

In the 1943 invasion of Italy, one American platoon lands, digs in, then makes its way inland to attempt to take a fortified farmhouse, as tension and casualties mount. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Dana Andrews  •  Lloyd Bridges  •  Richard Conte  •  Richard Benedict

Arch of Triumph (1948) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Apr 2004

Based on the novel Arch of Triumph from Erich Maria Remarque.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Ingrid Bergman  •  Charles Boyer  •  Charles Laughton  •  Louis Calhern

Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) RT 71% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Nov 2006

The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Trevor Howard  •  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Harris  •  Hugh Griffith

Of Mice and Men (1939) RT 100% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A mentally retarded giant and his level headed guardian find work at a sadistic cowboy's ranch in depression era America.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Burgess Meredith  •  Betty Field  •  Lon Chaney, Jr.  •  Charles Bickford

Pork Chop Hill (1959) RT Audience 73%

DVD release: May 2001

American GI's must retake a barren hill in Korea that has been overrun by Red Chinese troops. The ensuing battle becomes a meat grinder for American and Chinese alike.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Gregory Peck  •  Harry Guardino  •  Rip Torn  •  George Peppard

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946) RT 100% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Apr 1998

Young Martha inadvertently causes the death of her cruel, authoritarian aunt. Martha lies to the cops, and Walter, who saw the crime, corroborates the girl's story. Eventually ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Barbara Stanwyck  •  Van Heflin  •  Lizabeth Scott  •  Kirk Douglas

The Racket (1928) RT 100% / Audience 78%

In this silent film, a renegade police captain sets out to catch a sadistic mob boss.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Thomas Meighan  •  Louis Wolheim  •  Marie Prevost  •  G. Pat Collins

Two Arabian Knights (1927) RT Audience 67%

Director Lewis Milestone's 1927 comedy follows the exploits of two American soldiers during WWI. Starring William Boyd, Mary Astor and Louis Wolheim.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  William Boyd  •  Mary Astor  •  Louis Wolheim  •  Ian Keith

Les Misérables (1952)

Jean Valjean, a Frenchman of good character, has nevertheless been convicted for the minor crime of stealing bread. A minor infraction leads to his pursuit by the relentless ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Michael Rennie  •  Debra Paget  •  Robert Newton  •  Edmund Gwenn

Edge of Darkness (1943) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Mar 1993

The film pivots around the local doctor and his family. The doctor's wife (Ruth Gordon) wants to hold on to the pretence of gracious living and ignore the occupiers. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Errol Flynn  •  Ann Sheridan  •  Walter Huston  •  Nancy Coleman

The General Died at Dawn (1936) RT Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2005

In revolution-torn China, American mercenary O'Hara is entrusted with a perilous mission, to get arms for the helpless authorities in a province ravaged by warlord General ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Gary Cooper  •  Akim Tamiroff  •  Madeleine Carroll  •  Porter Hall

Rain (1932) RT 100% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Sep 1999

A missionary tries to reform a prostitute trapped on a Pacific island.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Fred Howard  •  Ben Hendricks Jr.  •  William Gargan  •  Mary Shaw

Kangaroo (1952)

DVD release: Jul 2010

1952 romantic adventure set in Australia, starring Maureen O'Hara and Peter Lawford.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Maureen O'Hara  •  Peter Lawford  •  Richard Boone  •  Finlay Currie

The Red Pony (1949) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Jul 2003

Peter Miles stars as Tom Tiflin, the little boy at the heart of this John Steinbeck story set in Salinas Valley. With his incompatible parents -- the city-loving Fred ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Myrna Loy  •  Robert Mitchum  •  Louis Calhern  •  Shepperd Strudwick

Melba (1954)

The story follows the career of Melba from the time she left her father's Australian cattle ranch and a suitor to travel to Paris to get her voice training, and picks up ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Patrice Munsel  •  Robert Morley

No Minor Vices (1948)

Spirited comedy with Lilli Palmer and Dana Andrews.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Lilli Palmer  •  Dana Andrews  •  Louis Jourdan  •  Jane Wyatt

My Life with Caroline (1941)

A man thinks his high-spirited wife is cheating on him.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lewis Milestone
CAST:  Ronald Colman  •  Anna Lee  •  Charles Winninger  •  Reginald Gardiner