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The Mills Brothers were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. See more trivia »

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 2015 Trumbo (performer: "The Glow Worm")
 2015 Long Story Short (performer: "Darling Nelly Grey")
 2014 Fury (performer: "You Always Hurt the One You Love")
 2014 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cuanto (2014) ... (performer: "Dinah" - uncredited)
 2014 The Little Death (performer: "Nagasaki")
 2014 Famous Nathan (Documentary) (performer: "Coney Island Washboard" written by Hampton Durand & Jerry Adams, Ned Nestor & Aude Shugart)
 2014 The Monuments Men (performer: "You Always Hurt The One You Love")
 2013 Kill Your Darlings (performer: "You Always Hurt the One You Love")
 2012 Woody Allen: A Documentary (Documentary) (performer: "Paper Doll")
 2011 The Ambassador (Documentary) (performer: "Jungle Fever")
 2011 Hick (performer: "Paper Doll")
 2009 Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "The Glow-Worm")
 2009 Mr. Nobody (performer: "Mister Sandman")
 2009 Grey Gardens (TV Movie) (performer: "Glow Worm")
 2008 A Trip to Swadades (performer: "Paper Doll")
 2007 The War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- A World Without War: March 1945 - September 1945 (2007) ... (performer: "Paper Doll")
 2007 Captivity (performer: "Paper Doll")
 2007 My Kid Could Paint That (Documentary) (performer: "Funiculi, Funicula")
  Cold Case (TV Series) (1 episode, 2006) (performer - 1 episode, 2004)
- The Hen House (2006) ... ("You Always Hurt The One You Love")
- Factory Girls (2004) ... (performer: "Till Then")
 2005 Thank You for Smoking (performer: "Smoke Rings")
 2005 Madman Muntz: American Maverick (Documentary) (performer: "She Was Five and He Was Ten")
 2004 Being Julia (performer: "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries")
 2004 Dean Martin: The One and Only (Video documentary) (performer: "Paper Doll", "Opus One" - uncredited)
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile (performer: "The Glow Worm")
 2003 I'll See You in My Dreams (Short) ("I'll See You In My Dreams")
 2003 Normal (TV Movie) (performer: "You Always Hurt the One You Love")
 2002 Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven (Video Game) (performer: "I'll Be Glad When You're Dead (You Rascal, You)", "Chinatown, My Chinatown", "Tiger Rag", "Out For No Good", "Moanin' For You", "Caravan")
 2001 The Majestic (performer: "Paper Doll")
 2001 Pearl Harbor (performer: "Miss You")
 2000 The Family Man (performer: "Jingle Bells")
 1999 Random Hearts (performer: "Daddy's Little Girl")
 1999 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Yours for a Song: The Women of Tin Pan Alley (1999) ... (performer: "Diga Diga Doo", "You Always Hurt the One You Love" - uncredited)
 1999 Best Laid Plans (performer: "Glow Worm")
 1999 Man of the Century (performer: "Diga Diga Do")
 1998 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (Documentary) (performer: "Tiger Rag")
 1998 Zacharia Farted (performer: "NAGASAKI")
 1996 Trees Lounge (performer: "I DON'T KNOW ENOUGH ABOUT YOU")
 1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (performer: "You Always Hurt The One You Love")
 1993 King of the Hill (performer: "Tiger Rag" (1918))
 1991 Crooked Hearts (performer: "I Can't Give You Anything But Love")
 1990 The Handmaid's Tale (performer: "Someday (You'll Want Me To Want You)", "I Don't Know Enought About You")
 1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream ("Tiger Rag")
 1988 Drei D ("You Always Hurt The One You Love")
 1987 Prom Night II (performer: "Queen of the Senior Prom")
 1987 Radio Days (performer: "Paper Doll" (1915))
 1986 The Singing Detective (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Pitter Patter (1986) ... (performer: "You Always Hurt the One You Love" - uncredited)
- Lovely Days (1986) ... (performer: "Paper Doll" - uncredited)
 1982 Police Squad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Testimony of Evil (Dead Men Don't Laugh) (1982) ... (performer: "The Glow Worm")
 1980 Raging Bull (performer: "Till Then" (1944))
 1976 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 September 1976 (1976) ... (performer: "You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You", "Basin Street Blues")
 1974 The Execution of Private Slovik (TV Movie) (performer: "Paper Doll")
 1961 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Jack Goes to Las Vegas (1961) ... (performer: "Opus One", " (Up A) Lazy River" - uncredited)
 1957 The Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.12 (1957) ... (performer: "Glow Worm" (uncredited), "I Believe in Santa Claus", "I'm the Guy" (uncredited), "If I Had My Way" (uncredited), "I'll Be Around" (uncredited), "Sweet Adeline" (uncredited), "Opus One" (uncredited))
 1957 The Big Record (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (performer: "The Glow-Worm" - uncredited)
 1957 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.19 (1957) ... (performer: "Say 'Si Si'", "(Up A) Lazy River", "Opus No. 1", "Tiger Rag" - uncredited)
 1956 The Mills Brothers on Parade (Short) (performer: "Paper Doll", "Sing Si Si", "Opus One")
 1944 Cowboy Canteen (performer: " (Up a) Lazy River", "Paper Doll" - uncredited)
 1944 Lazy River (Short) (performer: "Lazy River")
 1943 He's My Guy ("Cielito Lindo") / (performer: "Cielito Lindo")
 1943 Reveille with Beverly (performer: "Cielito Lindo", "Sweet Lucy Brown")
 1942 Rhythm Parade (performer: "Mimi From Tahiti")
 1936 The Old Mill Pond (Short) (performer: "I Heard" - uncredited)
 1935 Broadway Gondolier ("Lulu's Back in Town" (1935), uncredited)
 1934 Operator 13 (performer: "Roll, Jordan, Roll" (1934), "Sleepy Head" (1934), "Jungle Fever" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Strictly Dynamite (performer: "Swing It Sister" (1932), "Money in My Clothes" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Twenty Million Sweethearts ("Out for No Good" (1934), uncredited) / (performer: "How'm I Doin'?" (1932), "I Heard" (1932) - uncredited)
 1933 When Yuba Plays the Rumba on the Tuba (Short) (performer: "Alexander's Ragtime Band" - uncredited)
 1933 Dinah (Short) (performer: "Dinah")
 1932 The Big Broadcast (performer: "Tiger Rag")
 1932 I Ain't Got Nobody (Short) (performer: "Tiger Rag" (uncredited), "I Ain't Got Nobody Much (and Nobody Cares for Me)")
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CD: "The Mills Brothers: Golden Greats"

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Alternate Names:

The Four Mills Bros. | The Four Mills Brothers | The Mill Brothers Quartet

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Vocal harmony group. Members were: John Mills, John Mills, Herbert Mills, Harry Mills and Donald Mills. See more »

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