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Buddy Adler (1909–1960)

While known mostly for his activities as a film producer, Maurice Buddy Adler attended both Columbia and Pennsylvania universities and wrote fiction short stories for magazines prior to becoming involved in the film industry. In 1936 he joined MGM Pictures as a writer for the regular series of short subjects that were popular at the time. He ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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From Here to Eternity
South Pacific
South Pacific Producer
Bus Stop
Bus Stop Producer
Anastasia Producer


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 1958 The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (producer)
 1958 South Pacific (producer)
 1957 A Hatful of Rain (producer)
 1957 Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (producer)
 1956 Anastasia (producer)
 1956 Bus Stop (producer)
 1956 The Revolt of Mamie Stover (producer)
 1956 The Bottom of the Bottle (producer)
 1956 The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (producer)
 1955 The Left Hand of God (producer)
 1955 House of Bamboo (producer)
 1955 Soldier of Fortune (producer)
 1955 Violent Saturday (producer)
 1953 From Here to Eternity (producer)
 1953 Salome (producer)
 1953 The Sabre and the Arrow (producer)
 1952 Paula (producer)
 1951 Saturday's Hero (producer)
 1951 The Harlem Globetrotters (producer)
 1950 No Sad Songs for Me (producer)
 1950 A Woman of Distinction (producer)
 1949 Tell It to the Judge (producer)
 1948 The Dark Past (producer)
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E. Maurice Adler

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Was set to executive produce Elvis Presley film Flaming Star (1960), but he died on July 12, 1960, prior to the start of principal photography. The extent of his contribution to the production prior to that time has not been determined. See more »

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