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Adler, Buddy 1906-1960

Overview
Works: 102 works in 350 publications in 6 languages and 10,510 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Romance films  Musical films  Animated films  Children's films  Comedy films  Historical films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

68 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Pacific theatre during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories; that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

53 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about life in the Army in the days prior to World War II. Shows the effect of Army discipline on an individualistic former boxing champion who defies the attempts of officers and men to break him when he refuses to fight on the company's boxing team. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
The inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of children through war-torn China in the 1930's. Nominated for an Academy Award, Best Director
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )

34 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauregard "Bo" Decker and Virgil Blessing set out from their ranch in Montana to Phoenix, Arizona on the bus, so Bo can participate in a big rodeo. Bo is a brash, obnoxious, at times rather dislikable young man, skilled at ridin' and rustlin' and not much more. Bo has in his mind that there in the big city, he's going to find "an angel" and take possession of her. In Phoenix, he meets Cherie. She had enough gumption to get out of Arkansas, and is now trying to earn enough money to get to L.A. But Cherie isn't quite ready to become Bo's personal angel, even if it would get her out of a dive girlie club!
Love is a many-splendored thing by Suyin Han( Visual )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed Eurasian doctor and an American correspondent stationed in Hong Kong begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes
Anastasia by Anatole Litvak( Visual )

10 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expatriate White Russian general sets in motion a grand hoax after he meets a destitute woman on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. He is amazed at her resemblance to Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas of Russia, rumored to have somehow survived the Bolsheviks' execution of the Romanoff family in 1918. He trains her to impersonate the missing princess but soon begins to feel she may be the real Anastasia. Ultimately, the truth can only be decided by one person--Anastasia's grandmother, the Dowager Empress
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and French and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II Marine sergeant and a Roman Catholic nun are both marooned together on a South Pacific island, hemmed in by surrounding Japanese troops. The sergeant does his best to make the nun's ordeal less painful, but is torn by his growing love for her. The nun is equally fond of the sergeant, but refuses to renounce her vows. Their unrealized ardor mellows into mutual respect as they struggle to survive before help arrives
House of bamboo by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sandy Dawson has assembled a platoon of ex-Army thugs to run pachinko parlors while pulling off bloody heists and armed robbery. The murder of a friend brings Eddie Spanier into the group, along with his beautiful mistress. But Spanier's behavior grows treacherous, and his loyalties become questionable, leading to a breathless, murderous conclusion high above the ancient city of Tokyo."--OCLC, April 25, 2013
Father of the bride by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Father of the Bride is the delightfully humorous story of the trials and tribulations which beset a family prior to thier daughter's big day"--Container
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1943 and World War II rages on. The United States Navy has established several bases in the Solomon Islands, in preparation for an invasion towards New Guinea and the Central Pacific. On one of these islands lives a French planter named Emile de Becque. The Navy wishes to employ him to scout out the nearby Japanese held islands. To accomplish this task, de Becque is approached by Nellie Forbush, a US Navy nurse. Together they find refuge from the battles around them as their romance blooms
Salome by Richard Strauss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biblical story of Salome and the fate of John the Baptist
A hatful of rain( Visual )

2 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A returning soldier who was wounded in action requires extensive painkilling medication while healing and becomes addicted to heroin. The film recounts the terrible toll this addiction takes on himself and his family."--Container
Salome by William Dieterle( Visual )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John the Baptist faces execution, princess Salome dances for his freedom
WWII : 60th anniversary collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 3 war films and 1 documentary. In The guns of Navarone, a specialized commando team is assembled to destroy the German Army's mighty guns of Navarone, because they control a strategic channel in the Aegean Sea. From here to eternity is a portrait of a military camp stationed in Hawaii just before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. In The bridge on the River Kwai, British soldiers captured by the Japanese during World War II are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge which a commando team is instructed by the British High Command to destroy. The documentary The fighting leathernecks of WWII includes footage of some of the bloodies battles fought by the Marines in the Pacific
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While Bounin is coaching her he comes to believe she is really Anastasia. In the end the Empress must decide her claim
South Pacific( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of sailors put on a musical during the war in the South Pacific. Bonus features include commentary, sing-along subtitles, documentaries, vintage stage excerpts and screen tests
All about Eve : Beyond the valley of the dolls ; The inn of the sixth happiness ; Valley of the dolls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about Eve: An up-and-coming actress schemes to steal the limelight from her idol. Beyond the valley of the dolls: Three rock 'n' rollers head for Hollywood, determined to succeed at any cost. The inn of the sixth happiness: An English missionary in war-torn China devotes herself to rescuing homeless children. Valley of the dolls: Three glamorous women seek fame
No sad songs for me( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Mary Scott comes to terms with that fact that she has an incurable disease, she sets out to ensure that her husband and daughter will have a replacement for her
Tell it to the judge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her divorce, attorney Marsha Meredith Webb is nominated for a federal judgeship. The divorce was based on a misunderstanding of impropriety between her husband Pete and a female witness in a case involving the mob. Marsha's divorce is causing problems as some senators believe it makes her unfit for the position. Things get complicated because her husband Pete still loves her and will do anything to get her back, and her father will do anything to make sure her appointment gets approved
Love is a many-splendored thing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed Eurasian doctor and an American war correspondent stationed in Hong Kong begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes
 
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Alternative Names
Adler, E. Maurice.

Adler, E. Maurice 1906-1960

Adler. E. Maurice 1909-1960

Adler, E. Maurice "Buddy".

Adler, Maurice.

Adler, Maurice 1906-1960

Buddy Adler Amerikaans filmproducent (1909-1960)

Buddy Adler producteur de cinéma américain

Buddy Adler produttore cinematografico statunitense

Buddy Adler US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Адлер, Бадди

بادی آدلر

バディ・アドラー

巴迪·艾德勒

Languages
English (214)

Spanish (18)

Italian (6)

German (4)

French (3)

Chinese (2)

Covers
From here to eternity