Hubert Cornfield
Date of Birth
Feb 09, 1929
Birth Place:
Istanbul, Turkey


Hubert Cornfield was born in Istanbul while his father, a movie-studio sales executive, was in Turkey on business. Attracted to the creative end of the film industry, Cornfield was given his first directorial opportunity with the 1955 second feature Sudden Danger. Getting the most out of the little he was handed in such "B"s as Lure of the Swamp (1957) and Thunder Road (1957), Cornfield attracted...