Date of Birth:
17 January 1878
Oscar Apfel played in 1 movies in the Action, Drama, Romance, Music genres.
Oscar Apfel didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 4.
Entering the film industry almost at its beginning, Oscar Apfel began his career in 1911 as a director. He hit the big leagues in 1914 when he was given many prestigious assignments for Paramount Pictures, often in collaboration with 'Cecil B. DeMille' (qv). In 1916, he switched to Fox, and then freelanced for many smaller studios. His directing career began to fizzle out in the 1920s, and he wound up churning out low-budget features for minor studios. He retired from directing in 1927 and began... Read more