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Arch of Triumph (1948): Lewis Milestone’s Romantic War Thriller, Starring Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer

Lewis Milestone directed Arch of Triumph, a middling romantic war drama film directed, starring Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer and Charles Laughton.

Oscar History via Oscar Directors: Lewis Milestone, Second Winner–Background, Career, Awards, Filmography

The 1928 film Two Arabian Knights won him Best Director Oscar in the first Academy Award ceremony.

Lucky Partners (1940): Lewis Milestone’s Romantic Comedy, Starring Ronald Colman and Ginger Rogers

Lewis Milestone directed the romantic comedy Lucky Partners, based on the 1935 Sacha Guitry film Good Luck, starring Ronald Colman and Ginger Rogers marking their only film together, and Rogers’ eleventh and final film written by Allan Scott.

Front Page, The (1931): Lewis Milestone’s Oscar Nominated Newspaper Drama

Lewis Mileston’s landmark newspaper drama launched a whole cycle of serio-comic, cynical, and melodramatic movies about magazines and papers. Making an impressive screen debut, Pat O’Brien plays Hildy Johnson, the bright, fast-talking and ambitious star reporter of the Chicago Press, who would do anything to get a headline.

Of Mice and Men: Lewis Milestone’s Oscar-Nominated Version of Steinbeck’s Novel, Starring Burgess Meredith and Lon Chaney, Jr.

John Steinbeck's moving story of two Depression-era drifters, George (Burgess Meredith) and Lennie (Lon Chaney, Jr.), gets a powerful adaptation under the masterly helm of Lewis Milestone, based on the sharply written scenario by Eugene Solow.