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Adler, Buddy 1906-1960

Overview
Works: 84 works in 276 publications in 5 languages and 10,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Love stories  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Buddy Adler
 
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South Pacific by Richard Rodgers( Visual )
47 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
From here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )
38 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,489 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 )
10 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of homeless children through war-torn China in the 1930's
Love is a many-splendored thing by Henry King( Visual )
14 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 758 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
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )
29 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy-drama about a naive but brash young cowboy from Montana who goes to Phoenix to compete in a rodeo and learns about life and love from a cafe singer whom he tries to force into marriage
Anastasia by Don Bluth( Visual )
8 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 697 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
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston( Visual )
6 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in English and held by 531 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 )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 265 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."--Container
Father of the bride by N Meyers( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 152 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
South Pacific ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 107 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 William Dieterle( Visual )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The biblical story of Salome and the fate of John the Baptist
WWII 60th anniversary collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 21 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
A hatful of rain by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )
2 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and held by 20 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
De aquí a la eternidad by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El soldado Prewitt, recién asignado a Hawai, es un antiguo boxeador. El capitán Holmes intenta que se una al equipo del ejército, pero Prewitt no quiere. Su amigo Maggio intenta ayudarle, pero también tiene sus propios problemas. Mientras tanto, el sargento Milton Warden y la mujer de Holmes mantienen una relación amorosa. Las vidas de todos cambiarán con el ataque japonés sobre Pearl Harbor
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 11 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
Tell it to the judge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 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
No sad songs for me ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 9 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
Violent Saturday ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best-laid plans of three thieves go wildly awry, and their perfect crime turns into a desperate afternoon in the normally sleepy town of Bradenville
Tant qu'il y aura des hommes from here to eternity by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eté 1941 à Honolulu. Ancien Boxeur, Prewitt rejoint son affectation. Le sergent Warden, qui est le véritable chef du camp, veut l'inciter à reboxer pour le régiment, mais Prewitt qui a rendu un adversaire aveugle refuse. Il est l'objet de brimades. Pendant ce temps, Warden devient l'amant de la femme du capitaine Holmes. L'ami de Prewitt, Maggio, doit subir les mauvais traitements du sergent sadique Judson. Il en meurt. Prewitt le venge dans un duel au couteau avec Judson. Survient l'attaque de Pearl Harbour. Warden retrouve sa vocation de soldat
South Pacific ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 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
 
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Alternative Names
Adler, E. Maurice.
Adler, E. Maurice 1906-1960
Adler. E. Maurice 1909-1960
Adler, Maurice.
Adler, Maurice 1906-1960
Languages
English (170)
Spanish (12)
Italian (6)
German (2)
French (1)
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