In this critically acclaimed film, directed by Elia Kazan, Marlon Brando plays a former boxer who reaches a crisis of conscience after aiding in the murder of a coworker on the corruption-ridden New York City docks. On the Waterfront won eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Eva Marie Saint.
Black and white; 108 minutes.
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