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||Died: || July 19, 2001
|Born: || July 30, 1917
||Cause of Death: || complications from Alzheimer's disease
|| St Louis, Missouri, USA
producer, director of photography, photographer
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Began career as a photographer in Hollywood
During WWII, served in the US Army Signal Corps as a cameraman; achieved rank of captain
Served as director of photography on two John Huston-directed documentaries, "Report From the Aleutians" (1943) and "The Battle of San Pietro" (1945)
Debut as associate producer, "The Killers", directed by Robert Siodmak
Was one of the founders of the Committee for the First Amendment, which attempted to protest the hunt for Communists in Hollywood
Settled in London; met Peter O'Toole
Launched Keep Films; except for "Lawrence of Arabia", produced or co-produced every film in which O'Toole starred from 1959 to 1975
Returned to USA to live
After wife's death, moved back to Paris
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Joyce Buck. Interior designer. Died in 1996.
Gene Buck. Survived him.
Joan Juliet Buck. Magazine editor. Edited the French edition of <i>Vogue</i>.