The Epic Film Challenge II
#22 – On The Waterfront (1954)
Dir. Elia Kazan
Starring: Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Lee J. Cobb, Karl Malden, Rod Steiger
The twenty-second installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, featuring one of Marlon Brando’s most iconic performances, the moody crime drama: On The Waterfront.
Recorded in June 2016.
Oscar Wins: Best Film (Sam Spiegel), Best Director (Elia Kazan), Best Actor (Marlon Brando), Best Screenplay (Budd Schulberg), Best Supporting Actress (Eva Marie Saint), Best Art Direction (Richard Day), Best Cinematography (Boris Kaufman), Best Film Editing (Gene Milford)
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: Yes, it’s a classic, and rightfully so.