Hubert Cornfield

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Hubert Cornfield (February 9, 1929 — June 18, 2006) was a film director in Hollywood. He was born in Istanbul, Turkey and died in Los Angeles, California. Billy Wilder, William Wyler and Joseph L. Mankiewicz all signed his Directors Guild of America (DGA) application. Description above from the Wikipedia article Hubert Cornfield, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

The Night of the Following Day (1969)

A gang of four professional criminals kidnaps a wealthy teenage girl from an airport in Paris in a meticulous plan to extort money from the girl's wealthy father. Holding her prisoner in an isolated beach house, the gang's scheme runs perfectly until their personal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Boone  •  Rita Moreno  •  Pamela Franklin

A gang of four professional criminals kidnaps a wealthy teenage girl from an airport in Paris in a meticulous plan to extort money from the girl's wealthy father. Holding her prisoner in an isolated beach house, the gang's scheme runs perfectly until their personal ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Boone  •  Rita Moreno  •  Pamela Franklin

Plunder Road (1957)

A spectacular heist starts to unravel as the crooks take it on the lam.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Gene Raymond  •  Jeanne Cooper  •  Wayne Morris  •  Elisha Cook Jr.

A spectacular heist starts to unravel as the crooks take it on the lam.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Gene Raymond  •  Jeanne Cooper  •  Wayne Morris  •  Elisha Cook Jr.

Lure of the Swamp (1957)

Simon Lute ekes out a modest living chartering his skiff to tourists and guiding them through the labyrinthine bayou.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Marshall Thompson  •  Willard Parker  •  Joan Vohs  •  Jack Elam

Simon Lute ekes out a modest living chartering his skiff to tourists and guiding them through the labyrinthine bayou.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Marshall Thompson  •  Willard Parker  •  Joan Vohs  •  Jack Elam

Pressure Point (1962)

An African-American prison psychiatrist finds the boundaries of his professionalism sorely tested when he must counsel a disturbed inmate with bigoted Nazi tendencies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Bobby Darin  •  Peter Falk  •  Barry Gordon

An African-American prison psychiatrist finds the boundaries of his professionalism sorely tested when he must counsel a disturbed inmate with bigoted Nazi tendencies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Sidney Poitier  •  Bobby Darin  •  Peter Falk  •  Barry Gordon

Angel Baby (1961)

A woman who believes she has been chosen by God to heal people is taken in by a greedy promoter and his shrewish wife to make the rounds of the rural South - she to save souls and heal the sick, he to make as much money as he possibly can.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wendkos  •  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  George Hamilton  •  Mercedes McCambridge  •  Joan Blondell  •  Henry Jones

A woman who believes she has been chosen by God to heal people is taken in by a greedy promoter and his shrewish wife to make the rounds of the rural South - she to save souls and heal the sick, he to make as much money as he possibly can.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Wendkos  •  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  George Hamilton  •  Mercedes McCambridge  •  Joan Blondell  •  Henry Jones

The 3rd Voice (1960)

Marian Forbes has been having an affair with her boss and when he drops her for another woman. In an act of jealousy and greed she convinces an acquaintance to murder her former lover and then impersonate him just long enough to get their hands on a large sum of money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Edmond O'Brien  •  Julie London  •  Laraine Day  •  Olga San Juan

Marian Forbes has been having an affair with her boss and when he drops her for another woman. In an act of jealousy and greed she convinces an acquaintance to murder her former lover and then impersonate him just long enough to get their hands on a large sum of money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Edmond O'Brien  •  Julie London  •  Laraine Day  •  Olga San Juan

Sudden Danger (1955)

Det Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) suspects that a suicide is actually a murder. He suspects the victim's son, Wallace (Tom Drake) who is blind and he pursues him until he gets to the truth..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Bill Elliott  •  Tom Drake  •  Beverly Garland  •  Dayton Lummis

Det Andy Doyle (Bill Elliott) suspects that a suicide is actually a murder. He suspects the victim's son, Wallace (Tom Drake) who is blind and he pursues him until he gets to the truth..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Bill Elliott  •  Tom Drake  •  Beverly Garland  •  Dayton Lummis

Les grands moyens (1978)

The sweet elderly aunt and her two nieces survive the vendetta killing of their whole family because they are out picking flowers at the time. Undaunted, the aunt, a tough old Corsican, tracks down and kills all but one of the men who wiped out her kinfolk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Hélène Dieudonné  •  Yvette Maurech  •  Andrée de Beaumont  •  Roger Carel

The sweet elderly aunt and her two nieces survive the vendetta killing of their whole family because they are out picking flowers at the time. Undaunted, the aunt, a tough old Corsican, tracks down and kills all but one of the men who wiped out her kinfolk.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hubert Cornfield
CAST:  Hélène Dieudonné  •  Yvette Maurech  •  Andrée de Beaumont  •  Roger Carel