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Oscar Apfel

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Biography

Cleveland, Ohio, USA
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. 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. Read more...

Actor

Character: Champagne Joe

Romance of the Underworld 1928

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Character: Maj. Russart

Marianne 1929

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Character: Max North

Smiling Irish Eyes 1929

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Character: Secretary of War Stanton

Abraham Lincoln 1930

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Character: Stefen Kadar

Liliom 1930

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Character: Hinchecliffe

Five Star Final 1931

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Character: M. Vignaud

Inspiration 1931

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Character: Managing Editor Ellis Wheeler

The Finger Points 1931

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Character: Wobbling Duffy

Way Back Home 1931

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Character: Marriage License Bureau Manager

Her Majesty, Love 1931

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Character: Walter T. Morley

Big Business Girl 1931

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Character: Mr. Pennypacker

Helping Grandma 1931

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Character: Doctor Treating Crosby

Call Her Savage 1932

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Character: Ed W. Randolph

Hot Saturday 1932

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Character: Brewster's Associate

Skyscraper Souls 1932

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Character: Appleby - the Lip Reader

The Man Who Played God 1932

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Character: Lawyer's Representative

Speak Easily 1932

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Character: Doctor Attending Pa

Blondie of the Follies 1932

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Character: Otto Gassenheim

The Heart of New York 1932

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Character: S.J. Boynton

It's Tough to Be Famous 1932

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Character: Hank Larrimore

The Washington Masquerade 1932

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Character: Board of Directors Member #5

Employees' Entrance 1933

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Character: German Delegate to Debt Conference

Gabriel Over the White House 1933

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Character: Ivan Rummel

The Bowery 1933

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Character: Mr. Morley, a Banker

The World Changes 1933

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Character: Digitalis Doctor

The Big Shakedown 1934

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Character: Henry Burrows

Beloved 1934

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Character: A. L. Void

It Happened One Day 1934

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Character: Judge Rufus Barnswell

Bordertown 1935

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Character: President Malloy

Man on the Flying Trapeze 1935

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Character: Alfred Knuxton

Crack-Up 1936

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Character: Count Potocka

Conquest 1937

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Character: Wallack

The Toast of New York 1937

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Character: British Embassy Butler

The Yellow Ticket 1931

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