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  • On the Waterfront (1954)
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    108 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
On the Waterfront (1954)
Approved
108 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

An ex-prize fighter turned New Jersey longshoreman struggles to stand up to his corrupt union bosses, including his older brother, as he starts to connect with the grieving sister of one of the syndicate's victims.
Director
Writers
Budd Schulberg (screenplay) (based upon an original story by) | Malcolm Johnson (suggested by articles by)
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Cinematographer
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Release date
Jul 28, 1954 (United States)

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34 cast members
Name Known for
Marlon Brando
Terry Malloy Terry Malloy   See fewer
Karl Malden
Father Barry Father Barry   See fewer
Lee J. Cobb
Johnny Friendly Johnny Friendly   See fewer
Rod Steiger
Charley Malloy Charley Malloy   See fewer
Pat Henning
Kayo Dugan Kayo Dugan   See fewer
Leif Erickson
Glover Glover   See fewer
John F. Hamilton
'Pop' Doyle (as John Hamilton) 'Pop' Doyle (as John Hamilton)   See fewer
Rudy Bond
Moose Moose   See fewer
Abe Simon
Barney Barney   See fewer
Eva Marie Saint
Edie Doyle Edie Doyle   See fewer
Martin Balsam
Gillette (uncredited) Gillette (uncredited)   See fewer
Dan Bergin
Sidney (uncredited) Sidney (uncredited)   See fewer
Zachary Charles
Dues Collector (uncredited) Dues Collector (uncredited)   See fewer
Jere Delaney
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
Robert Downing
Bit (uncredited) Bit (uncredited)   See fewer
Michael V. Gazzo
Bit (uncredited) Bit (uncredited)   See fewer
Fred Gwynne
Slim (uncredited) Slim (uncredited)   See fewer
Thomas Handley
Tommy Collins (uncredited) Tommy Collins (uncredited)   See fewer
Anne Hegira
Mrs. Collins (uncredited) Mrs. Collins (uncredited)   See fewer
Pat Hingle
Jocko (uncredited) Jocko (uncredited)   See fewer
Katherine MacGregor
Girlfriend of a Longshoreman (uncredited) Girlfriend of a Longshoreman (uncredited)   See fewer
Barry Macollum
Johnny's Banker (uncredited) Johnny's Banker (uncredited)   See fewer
Tiger Joe Marsh
Longshoreman (uncredited) Longshoreman (uncredited)   See fewer
Edward McNally
Bit Part (uncredited) Bit Part (uncredited)   See fewer
Donnell O'Brien
Man (uncredited) Man (uncredited)   See fewer
Mike O'Dowd
Specs (uncredited) Specs (uncredited)   See fewer
Nehemiah Persoff
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
Johnny Seven
Longshoreman (uncredited) Longshoreman (uncredited)   See fewer
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