Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
An ex-prize fighter turned longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses.
Putting Eva Marie Saint up for Best Supporting Actress proved to be a canny move as the Best Actress category that year proved to be very competitive with Grace Kelly and Judy Garland going head-to-head with career-best performances.
You take it from here, Slugger.
In front of Johnny Friendly's Bar at the beginning of the film, the boom mic is visible on Charley's coat as he leaves the frame.
Opening credits are shown over a bamboo-type mat background.
Criterion Collection Blu-ray Disc release exhibits the film in 1.66:1, which is widely regarded to be the "correct" aspect ratio for the film. However, a second disc includes the film in 1.33:1 AND 1.85:1, so that viewers can watch the film in the different ratios.
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