Corey Allen

1934 - 2010

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Corey Allen (born Alan Cohen; June 29, 1934 – June 27, 2010) was an American film and television director, writer, producer, and actor. He began his career as an actor but eventually became a television director. He is best known for playing the character Buzz Gunderson in Nicholas Ray's Rebel Without a Cause (1955). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Corey Allen has received more than 266,270 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Corey Allen is the 1,185th most popular film director, the 8,586th most popular biography from United States and the 335th most popular American Film Director.

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  • 15

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  • 2.33

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  • 2.71

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Among film directors, Corey Allen ranks 1,185 out of 1,580Before him are Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Mark Herman, Ken Burns, Alexei Uchitel, Shekhar Kapur, and Niels Arden Oplev. After him are Hal Hartley, Jonathan Lynn, Brian Helgeland, Sam Taylor-Johnson, D. A. Pennebaker, and René Vautier.

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Among people born in 1934, Corey Allen ranks 386Before him are Gordon Bell, Richard Briers, Giuseppina Leone, James Sikking, Jackie Pretorius, and Alan A'Court. After him are Stanton T. Friedman, Nidal Al Achkar, Curtis Fuller, Juan Manuel Bordeu, Alberto Rodriguez Larreta, and Jim Inhofe. Among people deceased in 2010, Corey Allen ranks 313Before him are Clive Donner, Franco Ballerini, Lisa Blount, Pete Quaife, James Moody, and Edwin Valero. After him are Avi Cohen, Beryl Bainbridge, Harvey Pekar, Alexander Belostenny, Ted Sorensen, and Joseph Serge Miot.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Corey Allen ranks 8,586 out of 15,968Before him are Jennifer Doudna (1964), Chris Botti (1962), David Miller (1973), Charles A. Beard (1874), David Cross (1964), and Ann Bannon (1932). After him are Jaime Pressly (1977), Nelson Riddle (1921), LaVern Baker (1929), Hal Hartley (1959), Lois Wilson (1894), and Elizabeth Dole (1936).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Corey Allen ranks 335Before him are Len Wiseman (1973), Pete Docter (1968), Steve Kloves (1960), Erle C. Kenton (1896), Adam McKay (1968), and Ken Burns (1953). After him are Hal Hartley (1959), Brian Helgeland (1961), D. A. Pennebaker (1925), Vincent Sherman (1906), Dan Gilroy (1959), and Kenneth Lonergan (1962).