On the Waterfront

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"The man lived by the jungle law of the docks!"
  • NR
  • 1954
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 8.1  (142,569)
  • 91

Terry Malloy works on the docks in Hoboken, New Jersey. His brother Charley is the assistant to a mob boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the union. The mob murders Joey Doyle because he wanted to testify against the mob run union. Terry and the other longshoremen refuse to cooperate with Father Barry in bringing Joey's assassin to justice because they fear their lives will be threatened, too. Meanwhile, Terry gets involved with Joey's sister, Edie. Edie is home, on leave from college. She is not in a hurry to go back because she wants to solve her brother's murder.

On the Waterfront
On The Waterfront Presented By TCM
On The Waterfront Presented By TCM

Trailer - 30 sec

On The Waterfront (Trailer 1)
On The Waterfront (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 2 min 38 sec

On The Waterfront (English Trailer 1)
On The Waterfront (English Trailer 1)

Trailer - 2 min 32 sec

On The Waterfront
On The Waterfront

Trailer - 1 min 35 sec

Description
Terry Malloy works on the docks in Hoboken, New Jersey. His brother Charley is the assistant to a mob boss named Johnny Friendly, who runs the union. The mob murders Joey Doyle because he wanted to testify against the mob run union. Terry and the other longshoremen refuse to cooperate with Father Barry in bringing Joey's assassin to justice because they fear their lives will be threatened, too. Meanwhile, Terry gets involved with Joey's sister, Edie. Edie is home, on leave from college. She is not in a hurry to go back because she wants to solve her brother's murder.

On the Waterfront is a 1954 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.1 and a MetaScore of 91.

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  • Release Date
    1954
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (142,569)
  • Metascore
    91