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 Arthur Keegan in On the Waterfront (1954)
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  • Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront (1954)
  • Marlon Brando and Bob Hope in On the Waterfront (1954)
  • Marlon Brando and Lee J. Cobb in On the Waterfront (1954)

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In 1955, screenwriter Budd Schulberg - who won an Oscar for his screenplay - published his novel "Waterfront", which focuses on the causes of waterfront corruption and elucidates the involvement of the shipping companies, the mayor's office, police, and the ... ...


Quotes

Johnny: You take it from here, Slugger.


Goofs

Towards the end of the film when Terry confronts John Friendly at the little club house on the river, a Coke machine on the porch appears and disappears between cuts.


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

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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