On The Waterfront (1954) (Tv Show)

On The Waterfront (1954)

On The Waterfront (1954)
An ex-prize fighter turned longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses.

Storyline

Terry Malloy dreams about being a prize fighter, while tending his pigeons and running errands at the docks for Johnny Friendly, the corrupt boss of the dockers union. Terry witnesses a murder by two of Johnny's thugs, and later meets the dead man's sister and feels responsible for his death. She introduces him to Father Barry, who tries to force him to provide information for the courts that will smash the dock racketeers.

Cast

Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Lee J. Cobb, Rod Steiger, Pat Henning, Leif Erickson, James Westerfield, Tony Galento, Tami Mauriello, John F. Hamilton, John Heldabrand, Rudy Bond, Don Blackman, Arthur Keegan, Abe Simon

Details

Director: Elia Kazan
Writers: Budd Schulberg (screenplay), Budd Schulberg (based upon an original story by)
Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Certificate: Approved
Country: USA
Language: English
Release Date: 22 June 1954 (Japan)
Also Known As: Bottom of the River
Runtime: 108 min
Sound Mix: Mono (Western Electric Recording)
Color: Black and White
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1


On The Waterfront (1954)

Related Posts:

0 Response to "On The Waterfront (1954) (Tv Show)"

Post a Comment