|Born||E. Maurice Adler
June 22, 1909
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Died||July 12, 1960
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Cause of death||Lung cancer|
|Resting place||Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Glendale, California|
|Spouse(s)||Anita Louise (1940–1960)|
In 1954, his production of From Here to Eternity won the Academy Award for Best Picture and in 1956, his Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing was nominated for best picture. Adler also produced the 1956 film Bus Stop, starring Marilyn Monroe.
Buddy Adler died of lung cancer, aged 51, in Los Angeles and was interred in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California. His widow, who was buried there as well, died ten years later.
- The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)
- South Pacific (1958)
- A Hatful of Rain (1957)
- Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
- Anastasia (1956)
- Bus Stop (1956)
- The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956)
- The Bottom of the Bottle (1956)
- The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956)
- The Left Hand of God (1955)
- Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)
- House of Bamboo (1955)
- Soldier of Fortune (1955)
- Violent Saturday (1955)
- From Here to Eternity (1953)
- Last of the Comanches (1953)
- The Harlem Globetrotters (1951)
- Saturday's Hero (1951)
- A Woman of Distinction (1950)
- Tell It to the Judge (1949)
- The Dark Past (1948)
- Quicker'n a Wink (1940)