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    On the Waterfront (Columbia, 1954). Belgian (14" X 21").
    Marlon Brando turned in a tour de force performance in this tale of a failed boxer who stands up against racketeers, including his own brother (Rod Steiger). On the Waterfront earned the young thespian his first Oscar. Who can forget his impassioned speech to Steiger, "I could'a been a contender, I could'a been somebody," sung to a generation of youths that were lost in society and looking for answers to their futures. One of the most important films of the 1950s, the film took home eight Oscars including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Actor for Brando, and Best Supporting Actress for Saint. There is some border stains. Beautiful Belgian art. Folded, Very Fine.


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