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John Mills

1908-02-22 The Watts Naval Training College, North Elmham, Norfolk, England, UK

Image of John Mills


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir John Mills, CBE (born Lewis Ernest Watts Mills, 22 February 1908 – 23 April 2005) was an English actor who appeared in more than 120 films in a career spanning seven decades. On screen, he often played people who are not at all exceptional, but become heroes because of their common sense, generosity and good judgement.


Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff Himself – Interviewee 2010-05-05
Bright Young Things 2003-05-16
A Profile of In Which We Serve Interviewee 2000-01-01
Cats Gus the Theatrical Cat 1998-10-05
Bean Chairman 1997-07-03
Hamlet Old King Norway 1996-12-25
Deadly Advice Jack the Ripper 1994-01-21
The Big Freeze Dapper man 1993-11-17
Harnessing Peacocks Bernard Quigley 1993-11-28
Frankenstein De Lacey 1992-12-29
Night of the Fox Brig. Dougal Munro 1990-11-27
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to David Lean Self 1990-04-01
Ending Up Bernard 1989-01-01
The Lady and the Highwayman Sir Lawrence Dobson 1988-12-03
Who's That Girl Montgomery Bell 1987-08-07
When the Wind Blows Jim Bloggs (voice) 1986-10-24
The Golden Gong: The Story of Rank Films - British Cinema's Legendary Studio Himself 1985-01-01
Murder with Mirrors Lewis Serrocold 1985-02-20
The Masks of Death Dr. John H. Watson / Narrator 1984-12-23
Sahara Cambridge 1983-12-01
Gandhi Lord Chelmsford 1982-11-30
The Quatermass Conclusion Prof. Bernard Quatermass 1979-10-24
Zulu Dawn Sir Henry Bartle Frere 1979-05-14
Dr. Strange Thomas Lindmer 1978-09-06
The Thirty Nine Steps Scudder 1978-11-04
The Big Sleep Inspektor Carson 1978-03-13
Des Teufels Advokat Monsignor Blaise Meredith 1977-10-26
Trial by Combat Colonel Bertie Cook 1976-04-01
The 'Human' Factor Mike McAllister 1975-01-01
Oklahoma Crude Cleon Doyle 1973-07-03
Young Winston General Kitchner 1972-07-20
Lady Caroline Lamb Canning 1972-11-22
Dulcima Mr. Parker 1971-12-01
Adam's Woman Sir Philip MacDonald 1970-03-18
Ryan's Daughter Michael 1970-03-19
Oh! What a Lovely War Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig 1969-03-10
Run Wild, Run Free The Moorman (Colonel) 1969-07-23
Le calde notti di Lady Hamilton Lord William Hamilton 1968-11-28
La morte non ha sesso Inspector Franz Bulon 1968-08-11
Chuka Colonel Stuart Valois 1967-07-23
Africa: Texas Style! Wing Commander Hayes 1967-05-01
The Family Way Ezra Fitton 1966-12-18
The Wrong Box Masterman Finsbury 1966-06-19
Operation Crossbow General Boyd 1965-04-01
The Truth About Spring Tommy Tyler 1965-03-30
King Rat Smedley-Taylor 1965-10-27
The Chalk Garden Maitland 1964-04-02
Tiara Tahiti Lt. Col. Clifford Southey 1962-07-01
The Valiant Captain Morgan 1962-06-13
The Parent Trap Mitch Evers' Golf Caddy (uncredited) 1961-05-13
Flame in the Streets Jacko Palmer 1961-06-19
The Singer Not the Song Father Michael Keogh 1961-01-05
Tunes of Glory Lt. Col. Basil Barrow (Battalion Commander) 1960-09-17
Swiss Family Robinson Father 1960-12-21
Tiger Bay Superintendent Graham 1959-03-01
Summer of the Seventeenth Doll Barney 1959-12-01
Ice Cold in Alex Captain Anson 1958-06-24
I Was Monty's Double Major Harvey 1958-10-21
Dunkirk Cpl Tubby Bins 1958-03-20
Town on Trial Supt. Mike Halloran 1957-08-01
The Vicious Circle Dr. Howard Latimer 1957-09-01
Around the World in Eighty Days London Carriage Driver 1956-10-17
The Baby and the Battleship Puncher Roberts 1956-06-01
War and Peace Platon Karataev 1956-08-21
It's Great to be Young! 1956-12-26
The Colditz Story Pat Reid 1955-01-25
Escapade John Hampden 1955-08-05
The End of the Affair Albert Parkis 1955-02-24
Above Us the Waves Commandant Fraser 1955-03-29
Hobson's Choice William Mossop 1954-04-19
The Long Memory Phillip Davidson 1953-01-23
The Gentle Gunman Terence Sullivan 1952-01-01
Mr. Denning Drives North Tom Denning 1951-12-18
Morning Departure Lt. Cmdr. Armstrong 1950-02-21
The History of Mr. Polly Alfred Polly 1949-02-08
The Rocking Horse Winner Bassett 1949-11-30
Scott of the Antarctic Captain R.F. Scott R.N. 1948-11-29
The October Man Jim Ackland 1947-08-28
So Well Remembered George Boswell 1947-07-09
Land of Promise The Voice 1946-01-02
Great Expectations Pip 1946-12-26
The Way to the Stars Pilot Officer Peter Penrose 1945-06-16
Waterloo Road Jim Colter 1945-02-05
Information Please British Flyer 1944-03-01
This Happy Breed Billy Mitchell 1944-05-28
We Dive at Dawn Lt. Taylor RN 1943-04-15
The Black Sheep of Whitehall Bobby Jessop 1942-02-23
In Which We Serve Ordinary Seaman Blake / Shorty Blake 1942-09-17
The Young Mr. Pitt William Wilberforce 1942-09-21
The Big Blockade Tom 1942-01-19
Old Bill and Son Young Bill 1941-03-01
Cottage to Let Flt·Lieut. Perry 1941-09-06
All Hands Jack 1940-05-31
Goodbye, Mr. Chips Peter Colley as a Young Man 1939-07-28
The Green Cockatoo Jim Connor 1937-12-01
O.H.M.S. Cpl. Bert Dawson 1937-01-01
Tudor Rose Lord Guilford Dudley 1936-09-01
Brown on Resolution Albert Brown 1935-05-15
Blind Justice Ralph Summers 1935-03-04
Car of Dreams Robert Miller 1935-01-09
Broadway Gondolier 1935-07-27
Charing Cross Road Tony 1935-01-01
A Political Party Tony Smithers 1934-07-09
Doctor's Orders Ronnie Blake 1934-11-01
The Lash Arthur Haughton 1934-10-21
Those Were the Days Bobby Poskett 1934-04-02
The Ghost Camera Ernest Elton 1933-01-31
Britannia of Billingsgate Fred Bolton 1933-01-01
The Midshipmaid Golightly 1932-12-08
The Big Broadcast John Mills 1932-10-14