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

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When Elia Kazan and his original screenwriter Arthur Miller originally showed the script to Columbia Pictures boss Harry Cohn, Columbia executives objected to the script as being "anti-union", as they feared union retaliation. Cohn recommended that union officials be changed to ... ...


Quotes

Johnny: You take it from here, Slugger.


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In the opening scene, when Joe talks to Terry, Joe's mouth doesn't match what he is saying.


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

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Genres

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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