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Buddy Adler

Buddy Adler



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Also Known As: Died: July 12, 1960
Born: June 22, 1909 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Producer ...


Cast (feature film)

The Big Show (1957) as

Producer (feature film)

South Pacific (1958) as Producer
A Navy nurse must choose between love and prejudice during World War II.
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958) as Producer
A missionary fights to bring Christianity and modern ways to China.
The Young Lions (1958) as Executive Producer
A Jewish soldier faces anti-Semitism when he enlists to fight World War II.
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957) as Producer
A marine and a nun are shipwrecked on a Pacific Island.
A Hatful of Rain (1957) as Producer
A man tries to deal with his brother's drug addiction and his growing attraction to the man's wife.
Anastasia (1956) as Producer
A group of exiled Russians claim to have found the living daughter of the Tsar, presumed executed in 1918.
The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956) as Producer
A prostitute has no choice but to flee San Francisco when the police turn on her and want her out of town.
The Bottom of the Bottle (1956) as Producer
Patrick Martin (Joseph Cotten), known as P.M., is a wealthy attorney and rancher big-man-in-town in the border town of Nogales, Arizona. He returns home to find his brother Donald (Van Johnson)hiding in his garage. A former drunkard, Donald had been sent to the penitentiary five years previously for killing a man in a barroom brawl. It was in self-defense but P.M. hadn't defended his brother and he was convicted. Donald has escaped and wants his brother to help him across the Santa Cruz River into the Mexico-side Nogales, where his wife (Shirley Patterson as Shawn Smith)and children (Kim Charney and Sandy Deschler) are in dire straits. The straits get even dier when P.M. tells him the river is flooded and it will be days before anyone can cross. And P.M. is all a'twitter because his wife Nora (Ruth Roman), whom he married after Donald had gone to prison, doesn't know about his jail-bird brother. He introduces Donald to Nora and the rest of his Cadillac Cowboy and ranch society friends as an old friend, and is kept busy trying to make sure old Donald doesn't find anything harder that ginger ale to drink. Donald gets a telephone call telling him that his family has gone from dire straits to destitution and when P.M. won't get some money to them through his contacts in the Mexico side of Nogales, Donald knocks him down and grabs a couple of bottles of whiskey and dashes out of the house into the rain.
The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956) as Producer
A middle-aged man is left to tend house while his wife is accepted by the Air Force training program and becomes a Lieutenant.
Bus Stop (1956) as Producer
An innocent cowboy kidnaps a small-time singer with whom he''s infatuated.
The Left Hand of God (1955) as Producer
The new priest at a Chinese mission takes an unorthodox approach to spreading God''''s word.
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955) as Producer
A Eurasian doctor in Hong Kong falls in love with a war correspondent.
Violent Saturday (1955) as Producer
Crooks trigger a series of crises when they try to rob a small town bank.
House of Bamboo (1955) as Producer
An Army investigator infiltrates a Tokyo crime syndicate to solve a colleague''''s murder.
Soldier of Fortune (1955) as Producer
An American woman arrives in Hong Kong to unravel the mystery of her missing photogrpaher husband. After getting nowhere with the authorities, she is led by some underground characters to an American soldier of fortune working in the area against the Communists. He promises to help find her husband
Last of the Comanches (1953) as Producer
The only survivors of an Indian raid fight to reach safety at a distant fort.
From Here to Eternity (1953) as Producer
Enlisted men in Hawaii fight for love and honor on the eve of World War II.
Salome (1953) as Producer
Herod's stepdaughter discovers Christianity through her love for a Roman centurion.
Paula (1952) as Producer
A woman harbors a deadly secret when her husband brings home a child she injured in a hit-and-run accident.
The Harlem Globetrotters (1951) as Producer
A college student drops out of school to join a famous basketball team.
Saturday's Hero (1951) as Producer
A college athlete finds his life consumed by football.
A Woman of Distinction (1950) as Producer
A publicity hungry press agent creates a romance between an icy college dean and a visiting lecturer.
No Sad Songs for Me (1950) as Producer
A terminally ill woman struggles to leave her husband and child taken care of before she dies.
The Dark Past (1949) as Producer
A psychologist tries to analyze the criminal who's taken him hostage.
Tell It to the Judge (1949) as Producer
To win back her husband, a divorcee pretends to be married to a loser.

Writer (short)

Propaganda short from 1943 depicting the devil conspiring with Adolph Hitler by phone to economically sabatage the US. He tries to prey on people's fear and greed, to get them to hoard food, sell war bonds for quick cash, buy scarce items on the black market and beat the government rationing and price ceilings.
Terminology and invention history quiz for WWII era.
How to Hold Your Husband - Back (1941)
This short film focuses on how marriages can start to crumble.
Quicker'n a Wink (1940)
In this short film, Dr. Harold E. Edgerton demonstrates the photography process he developed to allow the ability to view motion not able to be seen by the naked eye.
Radio Hams (1939)
This short film takes a look at amateur radio operators.

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