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Joseph E. Levine (1905–1987)


Boston-born Joseph E. Levine parlayed an early career as a film exhibitor and distributor of Italian-made muscle-man pictures into a highly successful stint as America's most successful independent producer at the time of his death. Born on September 9, 1905, Levine first worked in the clothing industry before buying a movie house in New Haven, ... See full bio »

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Known For

A Bridge Too Far
A Bridge Too Far Producer
(1977)
The Lion in Winter
(1968)
The Graduate
The Graduate Producer
(1967)
Carnal Knowledge
Carnal Knowledge Producer
(1971)

Filmography

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 1981 Tattoo (producer)
 1978 Magic (producer)
 1977 A Bridge Too Far (producer)
 1974 The Night Porter (presents)
 1973 The Day of the Dolphin (executive producer)
 1973 Book of Numbers (executive producer - uncredited)
 1972 Thumb Tripping (executive producer)
 1972 Rivals (executive producer)
 1971 Trinity Is STILL My Name! (executive producer)
 1971 Carnal Knowledge (executive producer)
 1970 They Call Me Trinity (producer)
 1970 Bright College Years (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1970 C.C. & Company (executive producer)
 1970 Macho Callahan (executive producer)
 1970 Soldier Blue (executive producer)
 1970 The Adventurers (executive producer)
 1970 I girasoli (executive producer)
 1969 Don't Drink the Water (executive producer)
 1968 The Lion in Winter (executive producer)
 1968 Baby Love (executive producer - uncredited)
 1967 The Graduate (executive producer - uncredited)
 1967 The Wacky World of Mother Goose (executive producer)
 1967 The Producers (executive producer - uncredited)
 1967 Robbery (executive producer)
 1967 Woman Times Seven (executive producer)
 1967 The Caper of the Golden Bulls (executive producer)
 1967 The Tiger and the Pussycat (executive producer)
 1967 Mad Monster Party? (executive producer)
 1966 The Spy with a Cold Nose (executive producer)
 1966 Where the Bullets Fly (executive producer)
 1966 A Man Called Adam (executive producer)
 1966 The Daydreamer (executive producer)
 1966 Nevada Smith (executive producer)
 1966 The Oscar (executive producer)
 1966 The Idol (executive producer)
 1965 Sands of the Kalahari (executive producer)
 1965 Hercules and the Princess of Troy (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1965 Darling (executive producer - uncredited)
 1965/I Harlow (producer)
 1965 Dodo, the Kid from Outer Space (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Space Pirates (1965) ... (executive producer)
- Loch Ness Monster (1965) ... (executive producer)
 1964 Marriage Italian Style (executive producer - uncredited)
 1964 Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (executive producer - uncredited)
 1964 Where Love Has Gone (producer)
 1964 The Carpetbaggers (producer)
 1964 Zulu (executive producer - uncredited)
 1963 Contempt (producer - uncredited)
 1962 Boys' Night Out (executive producer - uncredited)
 1962 Long Day's Journey Into Night (executive producer)
 1961 The Wonders of Aladdin (producer)
 1961 Fury at Smugglers' Bay (executive producer - uncredited)
 1960 Morgan, the Pirate (producer)
 1959 Tempi duri per i vampiri (executive producer)
 1956 Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (producer: US material)
 1945 Gaslight Follies (Documentary) (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: The Mother Lover. See more »
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Personal Quote:

[on Le fatiche di Ercole (1958) (aka "Hercules")] One of the worst pictures I ever saw, but I knew it had great appeal. There was a market for anything then. See more »

Trivia:

In 1968 founded, w/Luigi Creatore and Hugo Peretti, Avco-Embassy Records (later changed to Avco Records). See more »

Nickname:

The Boston Barnum

Star Sign:

Virgo

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