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Streetcar Named Desire

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Tookey's Rating
6 /10
Average Rating
9.18 /10
Vivien Leigh , Marlon Brando , Kim Hunter
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Directed by: Elia Kazan
Written by: Tennessee Williams, Oscar Saul from Tennessee Williams's play

Released: 1951
Genre: DRAMA
Origin: US
Colour: BW
Length: 122

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Brando at times captures strongly the brutality of the young Pole but occasionally he performs unevenly in a portrayal marked by frequent garbling of his dialog.


All the acting is first-class... [but] the piece, however superbly executed, remains pointlessly destructive.

(Dilys Powell, Sunday Times)

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