Terry Malloy (Marlon Brando) is a dockworker who spends his days dreaming of a better life as a champion fighter. When Malloy witnesses a murder by a couple of thugs working for Johnny Friendly (Lee J. Cobb), the corrupt head of the dockers union, he is compelled to befriend the dead man's sister and is forced into the middle of a legal case that could cost him his life. Directed by Elia Kazan. With Karl Malden, Rod Steiger and Pat Henning. Categories: Cult Classics, Crime, Romance, Drama, Classic. Year: 1954.
Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront
Karl Malden in On the Waterfront
On the Waterfront
Eva Marie Saint in On the Waterfront
Marlon Brando also appeared in The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, Superman Returns, Superman, Don Juan DeMarco, and A Streetcar Named Desire.
Karl Malden also appeared in A Streetcar Named Desire.
Lee J. Cobb also appeared in 12 Angry Men and The Exorcist.
Rod Steiger also appeared in The Specialist, The Amityville Horror, Doctor Zhivago, and In the Heat of the Night.
Elia Kazan also appeared in A Streetcar Named Desire.
Eva Marie Saint also appeared in North by Northwest, Superman Returns, and Because of Winn-Dixie.