No photo available. Represent Seton I. Miller? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 61,348 this week

Seton I. Miller (1902–1974)

Seton I. Miller was one of Hollywood's most accomplished writers of action and adventure films in the 1930's and 40's. A graduate of Yale University, he initially entered the film industry with MGM as an actor and 'technical advisor' on Brown of Harvard (1926), a collegiate romance first filmed at Essanay in 1917. Miller did not see himself as an ... See full bio »

Watch the Latest Episode of "The IMDb Show"

Katee Sackhoff talks about what it's like to be a part of "Star Wars: Rebels" and reveals the inspiration for her character on "The Flash." Plus, we get our Jedi on and learn how to wield a lightsaber.

Watch the show

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10 people
created 29 Dec 2014
 
a list of 1280 people
created 22 May 2015
 
a list of 6554 people
created 04 Feb 2016
 
a list of 1016 people
created 20 Jul 2016
 
a list of 232 people
created 24 Jul 2016
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Seton I. Miller's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Here Comes Mr. Jordan
(1941)
Pete's Dragon
Pete's Dragon Writer
(2016)
Calcutta
Calcutta Writer
(1947)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (75 credits)
 2016 Pete's Dragon (based on a story by)
 1977 Pete's Dragon (story)
 1974 A Knife for the Ladies (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 Death Valley Days (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Diamond Jim Brady (1963) ... (written by)
 1960 Rogue for Hire (TV Series) (creator) / (writer: pilot)
 1959 The Last Mile (screenplay)
 1957 Istanbul (screenplay) / (story)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (original screenplay - 1 episode)
- Criminal Code (1956) ... (original screenplay)
 1954 Bengal Brigade (adaptation)
 1954 The Shanghai Story (screenplay)
 1953 The Mississippi Gambler (writer)
 1951 Queen for a Day (screenplay)
 1950 The Man Who Cheated Himself (screenplay) / (story)
 1950 Convicted (screenplay)
 1948 Fighter Squadron (written by)
 1947 Singapore (screenplay) / (story)
 1947 Calcutta (written for the screen by)
 1947 California (uncredited)
 1946 Two Years Before the Mast (screenplay)
 1944 Ministry of Fear (screenplay)
 1944 Trial by Trigger (Short) (screenplay - uncredited)
 1942 The Black Swan (adaptation - as Seton I.Miller) / (screenplay - as Seton I.Miller)
 1942 Secret Enemies (story "Mr. Farrell" - uncredited)
 1942 My Gal Sal (screenplay)
 1941 This Woman Is Mine (screenplay)
 1941 Here Comes Mr. Jordan (screen play)
 1940 The Sea Hawk (screen play)
 1940 Castle on the Hudson (screen play)
 1939 Dust Be My Destiny (uncredited)
 1938 The Dawn Patrol (screen play)
 1938 Valley of the Giants (screenplay)
 1938 The Adventures of Robin Hood (original screenplay: based upon ancient Robin Hood legends)
 1938 Penitentiary (writer)
 1937 Back in Circulation (additional dialogue - uncredited)
 1937 Kid Galahad (screen play)
 1937 San Quentin (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited)
 1937 Marked Woman (additional dialogue - uncredited)
 1936 Bullets or Ballots (screen play) / (story)
 1936 The Leathernecks Have Landed (screenplay)
 1936 Two in the Dark (screenplay)
 1935 Frisco Kid (screenplay) / (story)
 1935 'G' Men (screenplay) / (story)
 1935 It Happened in New York (screenplay)
 1935 Murder on a Honeymoon (screenplay)
 1934 The St. Louis Kid (screen play)
 1934 Marie Galante (contributor to dialogue - uncredited)
 1934 Murder in Trinidad (screenplay)
 1934 Come On, Marines! (uncredited)
 1933 Master of Men (writer)
 1933 Midnight Club (screenplay)
 1933 Gambling Ship (writer)
 1933 The Eagle and the Hawk (screenplay)
 1933 Murders in the Zoo (written by)
 1933 Criminel (writer)
 1932 Hot Saturday (screen play by)
 1932 Once in a Lifetime (adaptation)
 1932 The Last Mile (screenplay)
 1932 Scarface (continuity) / (dialogue)
 1931 The Criminal Code (adaptation & added dialogue)
 1930 Today (scenario)
 1930 The Dawn Patrol (adaptation & dialogue)
 1930 Harmony at Home (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1930 The Lone Star Ranger (dialogue and scenario)
 1929 The Far Call (scenario)
 1928 The Air Circus (scenario)
 1928 Girl-Shy Cowboy (story)
 1928 The Cowboy Kid (story)
 1928 Fazil (writer)
 1928 A Girl in Every Port (scenario)
 1927 Wolf Fangs (screenplay) / (story)
 1927 Paid to Love (scenario)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Story: "Mr. Farrell" (filmed as Secret Enemies (1942))

Alternate Names:

Seton I.Miller

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Graduated from Everett High School in Everett, WA, in 1919. Among the other graduates that year was Max Miller, who would later write the novel "I Cover the Waterfront", which was made in a film (I Cover the Waterfront (1933)).

Nickname:

Hap

Star Sign:

Taurus

Contribute to This Page

Best of 2017: Our Favorite Movie and TV Stills

Take a look at our favorite movie and TV stills from the past year. Spot any of your faves?

Browse the Best of 2017