Lewis Milestone

Film director

1895 – 1980

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Who was Lewis Milestone?

Lewis Milestone was a Russian-born American motion picture director. He is known for directing Two Arabian Knights and All Quiet on the Western Front, both of which received Academy Awards for Best Director. He also directed The Front Page, The General Died at Dawn, Of Mice and Men, Ocean's 11, and Mutiny on the Bounty.

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Born
Sep 30, 1895
Chișinău
Also known as
  • Lev Milstein
  • Milly
  • Leib Milstein
Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • Russian Empire
Profession
Lived in
  • Chișinău
Died
Sep 25, 1980
Los Angeles
Resting place
Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery

Submitted
on July 23, 2013