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Film Friday 30 October, 2020 2:00pm

On the Waterfront(PG)(1954) – FROM PAGE TO SCREEN FESTIVAL 30/10/2020 £6/£4

ON THE WATERFRONT 1955 (PG) 1954 1h 48m £6/£4


DIRECTOR: Elia Kazan STARS: Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Eva-Marie Saint SOURCE TEXT: Suggested by “Crime on the Waterfront” by Malcolm Johnson, a series of articles in 1948 in the New York Sun which won the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting SCREENWRITER: Budd Schulberg SOUNDTRACK: Leonard Bernstein

This classic crime drama set amidst union corruption, extortion and racketeering amongst Longshoremen working on New Jersey’s waterfront, still resonates today. Awarded eight academy awards when released and starring Marlon Brando in the performance of his career as a prizefighter, don’t miss this legend of a film with one of the finest screenplays ever written.


Dates & Tickets

Friday 30 October, 20202:00pm Buy Tickets
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Dinner & show offer

Enjoy an evening at Bridport Art Centre’s Pantry Restaurant.

*A pre Show Supper is available with this event* 

The menus will be published alongside the event two weeks before the show. Vegetarian options available.

There will be an option to add your supper to your cart when you book the event. 

£14.95 two course /£17.95 three course 


“ I coulda had class, I coulda been a contender, coulda been somebody, instead of a bum”.

Terry Malloy ( Marlon Brando)

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