On the Waterfront (1954)

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An ex-prize fighter turned longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses.


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  • Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront (1954)
  • Marlon Brando and Eva Marie Saint in On the Waterfront (1954)
  • Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront (1954)
  • Marlon Brando and Arthur Keegan in On the Waterfront (1954)
  • Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront (1954)

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Trivia

Marlon Brando would improvise several different lines while filming the famous "I coulda been a contender" scene such as asking Rod Steiger "How's mom?" or "Do you think the Yankees are going to win it this year?". At one point director Elia Kazan said, "Buddy, cut the crap."


Quotes

Johnny: You take it from here, Slugger.


Goofs

When Charlie and Terry are talking in the taxi, Terry is seated behind the driver on the left side of the car. When the taxi pulls over, he gets out of the passenger rear side of the car.


Crazy Credits

Opening credits are shown over a bamboo-type mat background.

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Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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