Geronimo: An American Legend Script

Script by:John Milius (Screenplay), John Milius (Story), Larry Gross (Screenplay)
Directed by:Walter Hill

Plot:The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in particular, Geronimo, is restless. Pushed over the edge by broken promises and necessary actions by the government, Geronimo and thirty or so other warriors form an attack team which humiliates the government by evading capture, whi

Conan the Barbarian (1982) Script

Script by:John Milius (Screenplay), Oliver Stone (Screenplay), Edward Summer (Story), Robert E. Howard (Story)
Directed by:John Milius

Plot:A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood massacre, Conan is released from slavery and taught the ancient arts of fighting. Transforming himself into a killing machine, Conan travels into the wilderness to seek vengeance on Thulsa Doom, the man responsible for killing his family. In the wilderness, Conan takes up with the thieves Valeria and Subotai. The group comes upon King Osric, who wants the trio of warriors to help rescue his daughter who has joined Doom in the hills.

The Wind and the Lion Script

Script by:John Milius (Writer)
Directed by:John Milius

Plot:At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers, and the attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.

Red Dawn Script

Script by:John Milius (Screenplay), Kevin Reynolds (Screenplay), Kevin Reynolds (Story)
Directed by:John Milius

Plot:It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town—and their country—from invading Soviet forces.

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean Script

Script by:John Milius (Writer)
Directed by:John Huston

Plot:Outlaw and self-appointed lawmaker, Judge Roy Bean, rules over an empty stretch of the West that gradually grows, under his iron fist, into a thriving town, while dispensing his his own quirky brand of frontier justice upon strangers passing by.

Jeremiah Johnson Script

Script by:Vardis Fisher (Novel), John Milius (Screenplay), Edward Anhalt (Screenplay), David Rayfiel (Screenplay)
Directed by:Sydney Pollack

Plot:A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.

Dillinger Script

Script by:John Milius (Writer)
Directed by:John Milius

Plot:The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934. After a shoot-out kills five FBI agents in Kansas City the Bureau target John Dillinger as one of the men to hunt down. Waiting for him to break Federal law they sort out several other mobsters, while Dillinger's bank robbing exploits make him something of a folk hero. Escaping from jail he finds Pretty Boy Floyd and Baby Face Nelson have joined the gang and pretty soon he is Public Enemy Number One. Now the G-men really are after him.

Farewell to the King Script

Script by:Pierre Schoendoerffer (Novel), John Milius (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Milius

Plot:An American soldier who escapes the execution of his comrades by Japanese soldiers in Borneo during WWII becomes the leader of a personal empire among the headhunters in this war story told in the style of Joseph Conrad and Rudyard Kipling. The American is reluctant to rejoin the fight against the Japanese on the urging of a British commando team but conducts a war of vengeance when the Japanese attack his adopted people.

Clear and Present Danger Script

Script by:Tom Clancy (Author), Steven Zaillian (Screenplay), John Milius (Screenplay)
Directed by:Phillip Noyce

Plot:CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.