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On the waterfront / Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Budd Schulberg ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by Elia Kazan.

Available copies

  • 14 of 14 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kershaw County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kershaw - Bethune Library DVD Waterfront (Text) 33255002899574 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767804279
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special edition, Full screen version.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
DVD features include an exclusive featurette, a video photo gallery, an interview with Elia Kazan, audio commentary with film critic/author Richard Schickel and Eliz Kazan biographer Jeff Young, theatrical trailers, filmographies, and production notes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographer, Boris Kaufman ; editor, Gene Milford ; music, Leonard Bernstein.
Participant or Performer Note:
Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Lee J. Cobb, Rod Steiger, Pat Henning, Eva Marie Saint.
Summary, etc.:
An ex-fighter gets a job working on the gang-ridden waterfront under a crooked gangster boss.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
In English or French with optional subtitles in Chinese, English, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai.
Awards Note:
1954 Academy Award winner: Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Art Director, Best Writing
Subject: Stevedores > Labor unions > Corrupt practices > Drama.
Stevedores > Drama.
Genre: Gangster films.
Feature films.
Topic Heading: Films for the hearing impaired.
French language track.

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