John Mills

Biography

Sir John Mills CBE (22 February 1908 – 23 April 2005), born Lewis Ernest Watts Mills, was an English actor who made more than 120 films in a career spanning seven decades.

87 titles Acting Directing

6.6

Bright Young Things

2003 ·

7.8

Cats

1998 · Gus the Theatrical Cat

6.4

Bean

1997 · Chairman

7.8

Hamlet

1996 · Old King Norway

6.1

Deadly Advice

1994 · Jack the Ripper

6.9

Harnessing Peacocks

1993 · Bernard Quigley

5.7

Frankenstein

1992 · De Lacey

6.3

Night of the Fox

1990 · Brig. Dougal Munro

6.6

The Lady and the Highwayman

1989 · Sir Lawrence Dobson

7.4

Ending Up

1989 · Bernard

4.7

Who's That Girl

1987 · Montgomery Bell

7.8

When the Wind Blows

1986 · Jim Bloggs (voice)

6.8

Murder with Mirrors

1985 · Lewis Serrocold

6.3

The Masks of Death

1984 · Dr. John H. Watson / Narrator

4.9

Sahara

1983 · Cambridge

8.1

Gandhi

1982 · Lord Chelmsford

6.6

Zulu Dawn

1979 · Sir Henry Bartle Frere

5.9

The Quatermass Conclusion

1979 · Prof. Bernard Quatermass

5.4

Dr. Strange

1978 · Thomas Lindmer

6.6

The Thirty Nine Steps

1978 · Scudder

5.9

The Big Sleep

1978 · Inspektor Carson

6.4

The Devil's Advocate Des Teufels Advokat

1977 · Monsignor Blaise Meredith

5.1

Trial by Combat

1976 · Colonel Bertie Cook

5.9

The 'Human' Factor

1975 · Mike McAllister

6.5

Oklahoma Crude

1973 · Cleon Doyle

6.7

Young Winston

1972 · General Kitchner

5.5

Lady Caroline Lamb

1972 · Canning

6.5

Dulcima

1971 · Mr. Parker

6.4

Adam's Woman

1970 · Sir Philip MacDonald

7.5

Ryan's Daughter

1970 · Michael

7.2

Oh! What a Lovely War

1969 · Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig

6.2

Run Wild, Run Free

1969 · The Moorman (Colonel)

6.0

A Black Veil for Lisa La morte non ha sesso

1968 · Inspector Franz Bulon

5.9

Emma Hamilton Le calde notti di Lady Hamilton

1968 · Lord William Hamilton

6.4

Chuka

1967 · Colonel Stuart Valois

5.7

Africa: Texas Style!

1967 · Wing Commander Hayes

7.0

The Wrong Box

1966 · Masterman Finsbury

7.4

The Family Way

1966 · Ezra Fitton

6.6

Operation Crossbow

1965 · General Boyd

6.7

The Truth About Spring

1965 · Tommy Tyler

7.6

King Rat

1965 · Smedley-Taylor

7.5

The Chalk Garden

1964 · Maitland

5.8

Tiara Tahiti

1962 · Lt. Col. Clifford Southey

6.9

The Valiant

1962 · Captain Morgan

6.6

Flame in the Streets

1961 · Jacko Palmer

6.3

The Singer Not the Song

1961 · Father Michael Keogh

7.2

Swiss Family Robinson

1960 · Father

7.7

Tunes of Glory

1960 · Lt. Col. Basil Barrow (Battalion Commander)

6.0

Summer of the Seventeenth Doll

1959 · Barney

7.6

Tiger Bay

1959 · Superintendent Graham

7.0

I Was Monty's Double

1958 · Major Harvey

7.0

Dunkirk

1958 · Cpl Tubby Bins

7.8

Ice Cold in Alex

1958 · Captain Anson

6.3

Town on Trial

1957 · Supt. Mike Halloran

6.6

The Vicious Circle

1957 · Dr. Howard Latimer

5.4

The Baby and the Battleship

1957 · Puncher Roberts

6.8

War and Peace

1956 · Platon Karataev

6.8

Around the World in Eighty Days

1956 · London Carriage Driver

7.0

Escapade

1955 · John Hampden

7.1

The Colditz Story

1955 · Pat Reid

6.7

Above Us the Waves

1955 · Commandant Fraser

6.6

The End of the Affair

1955 · Albert Parkis

7.7

Hobson's Choice

1954 · William Mossop

7.0

The Long Memory

1953 · Phillip Davidson

6.3

The Gentle Gunman

1952 · Terence Sullivan

6.8

Mr. Denning Drives North

1951 · Tom Denning

7.1

Morning Departure

1950 · Lt. Cmdr. Armstrong

6.8

The History of Mr. Polly

1949 · Alfred Polly

7.5

The Rocking Horse Winner

1949 · Bassett

7.0

Scott of the Antarctic

1948 · Captain R.F. Scott R.N.

7.2

The October Man

1947 · Jim Ackland

7.0

So Well Remembered

1947 · George Boswell

7.9

Great Expectations

1946 · Pip

7.5

The Way to the Stars

1945 · Pilot Officer Peter Penrose

6.7

Waterloo Road

1945 · Jim Colter

7.3

This Happy Breed

1944 · Billy Mitchell

6.8

We Dive at Dawn

1943 · Lt. Taylor RN

6.6

The Young Mr. Pitt

1942 · William Wilberforce

7.3

In Which We Serve

1942 · Ordinary Seaman Blake / Shorty Blake

6.9

The Black Sheep of Whitehall

1942 · Bobby Jessop

5.5

The Big Blockade

1942 · Tom

6.8

Cottage to Let

1941 · Flt·Lieut. Perry

6.1

Old Bill and Son

1941 · Young Bill

7.8

Goodbye, Mr. Chips

1939 · Peter Colley - as a Young Man

5.8

O.H.M.S.

1937 · Cpl. Bert Dawson

6.0

The Green Cockatoo

1937 · Jim Connor

6.9

Tudor Rose

1936 · Lord Guilford Dudley

6.5

Brown on Resolution

1935 · Albert Brown

5.8

Car of Dreams

1935 · Robert Miller

6.6

Broadway Gondolier

1935 ·

6.8

Charing Cross Road

1935 · Tony

5.5

The Lash

1934 · Arthur Haughton

6.4

Those Were the Days

1934 · Bobby Poskett

4.7

Doctor's Orders

1934 · Ronnie Blake

5.8

A Political Party

1934 · Tony Smithers

5.8

Britannia of Billingsgate

1933 · Fred Bolton

6.3

The Ghost Camera

1933 · Ernest Elton

7.0

The Big Broadcast

1932 · John Mills

6.9

The Midshipmaid

1932 · Golightly

1 titles Acting Directing

7.1

Sky West and Crooked

1965 · Director