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

As the scene in which Terry coaxes Edie into walking home with him dissolves, Eva Marie Saint breaks character by abruptly stopping and turning around to head back towards the crew area near the camera.


Crazy Credits

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

Storyline

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Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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