Director Elia Kazan's outstanding drama of corrupt labor relations, dashed hopes and personal redemption centers on a washed-up-boxer-turned-longshoreman (Marlon Brando) who finds himself in the middle of the biggest fight of his life—one he can never hope to win. Winner of eight Academy Awards, including Picture, Director, Actor (Brando), Supporting Actress (Eva Marie Saint), Film Editing, Screenplay, B&W Cinematography and B&W Art Direction; nominations include Score (Leonard Bernstein) and Supporting Actor (Lee J. Cobb, Karl Malden, Rod Steiger).

Director:

Elia Kazan

Cast:

Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, 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

MPAA Rating:

NR

Run Time:

1hr 48mins

Release Year:

1954

Country Of Origin:

USA