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Jules Buck (July 30, 1917, St Louis, Missouri – July 19, 2001, Paris) was an American film producer.



He was cameraman for John Huston's war documentaries and began producing as assistant to Mark Hellinger.

In 1952 he moved to Paris, then London, where he created, in association with Peter O'Toole, the company Keep Films,[1] which produced movies such as Lord Jim (1963), Becket (1963)[citation needed], and What's New Pussycat? (1965)[citation needed].

Personal lifeEdit

From his 1945 marriage to actress Joyce Gates (née Joyce Ruth Getz), Buck had one child, journalist Joan Juliet Buck.

Partial filmographyEdit


  1. ^ "Vexed in Venice – T Magazine". November 30, 2011. Retrieved July 2, 2012.

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