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On the Waterfront

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Original title
On the Waterfront
Running time
108 min.
United States United States
Budd Schulberg (Article: Malcom Johnson)
Leonard Bernstein
Boris Kaufman (B&W)
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Columbia Pictures. Producer: Sam Spiegel
Drama | Courtroom Drama
Synopsis / Plot
Terry Malloy (Marlon Brando) is an ex-prize fighter struggling against union corruption along the New York waterfront. Malloy's battle takes him all the way to the witness stand, where he finds himself testifying against union leaders.
1954: 8 Academy Awards: Incl. Movie, Director, Actor (Brando), Supp. Actress (Saint)
1954: 4 Golden Globes: Including Best Movie Drama
1954: BAFTA Awards: Best Foreign Actor (Marlon Brando). 3 Nominations
1954: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Best Director
1954: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Best Drama Screenplay
1954: National Board of Review: Best Film
1954: Venice Film Festival: Best Director, OCIC Award
1954: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Film, Director, Actor (Brando)
1957: Seminci: Golden Spike: Best Movie
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