On the waterfront

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[New York] : Criterion Collection, [2013].
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[New York] : Criterion Collection, [2013].
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (108 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.


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Requires Blu-ray player.
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Wide screen (1.66:1 or 1.85:1); full screen (1.33:1).
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Based upon an original story by Budd Schulberg; suggested by articles by Malcolm Johnson.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
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Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary by authors Richard Schickel and Jeff Young; New conversation between filmmaker Martin Scorsese and critic Kent Jones; Elia Kazan: an outsider (1982), an hour-long documentary; Visual essay on the aspect ratio; Trailer; "I'm standin' over here now" (new making of documentary); New interview with Eva Marie Saint; Interview with Elia Kazan from 2001; New interview with longshoreman Thomas Hanley; Who is Mr. Big? (new interview with author James T. Fisher about the real-life people and places behind the film); Contender: mastering the method (2001 documentary on the film's most famous scene); Leonard Bernstein's score (visual essay).
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Boris Kaufman ; art director, Richard Day ; film editor, Gene Milford ; wardrobe, Flo Transfield ; music by Leonard Bernstein.
Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Lee J. Cobb, Rod Steiger, Pat Henning, Leif Erickson, James Westerfield, Tony Galento, Tami Mauriello, John Hamilton, John Heldabrand, Rudy Bond, Don Blackman, Arthur Keegan, Abe Simon, Eva Marie Saint.
Marlon Brando gives the performance of his career as the tough prizefighter-turned-longshoreman Terry Malloy in this raggedly emotional tale of individual failure and institutional corruption. This film charts Terry's deepening moral crisis as he must choose whether to remain loyal to the mob-connected union boss Johnny Friendly and Johnny's right-hand man, Terry's brother, Charley, as the authorities close in on them.
Target Audience
Rating: Not rated,OFRB rating: PG.
System Details
Blu-ray disc; region A; DTS HD Master Audio 5.1 or mono.
In English with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kazan, E., Schulberg, B., Spiegel, S., Brando, M., Malden, K., Cobb, L. J., Steiger, R., Henning, P., Erickson, L., Westerfield, J., Galento, T., Mauriello, T., Hamilton, J., Heldabrand, J., Bond, R., Blackman, D., Keegan, A., Simon, A., Saint, E. M., Kaufman, B., Day, R., Milford, G., Transfield, F., Bernstein, L., Schickel, R., Young, J., Scorsese, M., Jones, K., Hanley, T., Fisher, J. T., Almereyda, M., & Johnson, M. M. 1. (2013). On the waterfront (Two-disc Blu-ray special edition.). Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Elia, Kazan et al.. 2013. On the Waterfront. Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Elia, Kazan et al.. On the Waterfront Criterion Collection, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kazan, Elia,, et al. On the Waterfront Two-disc Blu-ray special edition., Criterion Collection, 2013.

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