John Mills

John Mills

  • Born on
    • October 19th, 1910
  • Died on
    • January 23rd, 1936
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.


Acting (63 Credits)

2003Bright Young Things
1998Cats as Gus the Theatre Cat
1997Bean as Chairman
1996Hamlet as Old King Norway
1994Martin Chuzzlewit as Mr. Chuffey
1992Frankenstein as De Lacey
1989Around the World in 80 Days (1989) as Faversham
1988The Lady and the Highwayman as Sir Lawrence Dobson
1987Who's That Girl as Montgomery Bell
1986When the Wind Blows as Jim Bloggs (voice)
1985Murder with Mirrors as Lewis Serrocold
1984A Woman of Substance as Henry Rossiter
1983Sahara as Cambridge
1982Gandhi as Lord Chelmsford
1979Zulu Dawn as Sir Henry Bartle Frere
1979Quatermass as Bernard Quatermass
1978The Thirty Nine Steps as Scudder
1978The Big Sleep as Inspektor Carson
1978Dr. Strange as Thomas Lindmer
1975The 'Human' Factor as Mike McAllister
1973Oklahoma Crude as Cleon Doyle
1972Young Winston as General Kitchner
1970Ryan's Daughter as Michael
1969Oh! What a Lovely War as Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig
1967Chuka as Colonel Stuart Valois
1966The Wrong Box as Masterman Finsbury
1966The Family Way as Ezra Fitton
1965The Truth About Spring as Tommy Tyler
1965Operation Crossbow as General Boyd
1965King Rat as Smedley-Taylor
1965King Rat as Smedley-Taylor
1964The Chalk Garden as Maitland
1961The Singer Not the Song as Father Michael Keogh
1961The Parent Trap as Mitch Evers' Golf Caddy (uncredited)
1960Swiss Family Robinson as Father
1960Tunes of Glory as Lt. Col. Basil Barrow (Battalion Commander)
1959Tiger Bay as Superintendent Graham
1958Ice Cold in Alex as Captain Anson
1958Hell, Heaven or Hoboken as Major Harvey
1958Dunkirk as Cpl Tubby Bins
1957The Circle as Dr. Howard Latimer
1957Town on Trial as Supt. Mike Halloran
1956War and Peace as Platon Karataev
1956Around the World in 80 Days as London Carriage Driver
1955The Colditz Story as Pat Reid
1955Above Us the Waves as Commandant Fraser
1955The End of the Affair as Albert Parkis
1954Hobson's Choice as William Mossop
1953The Long Memory as Phillip Davidson
1950Operation Disaster as Lt. Cmdr. Armstrong
1949The History of Mr. Polly as Alfred Polly
1949The Rocking Horse Winner as Bassett
1948Scott of the Antarctic as Captain R.F. Scott R.N.
1947The October Man as Jim Ackland
1946Great Expectations as Pip
1945Waterloo Road as Jim Colter
1945Johnny in the Clouds as Pilot Officer Peter Penrose
1944This Happy Breed as Billy Mitchell
1943We Dive at Dawn as Lt. Taylor RN
1942In Which We Serve as Ordinary Seaman Blake / Shorty Blake
1941Bombsight Stolen as Flt·Lieut. Perry
1939Goodbye, Mr. Chips as Peter Colley as a Young Man
1934Operator 13 as Medicine Show Singer

Director (1 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

2010Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff as Himself – Interviewee


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