On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront Terry Malloy dreams about being a prize fighter, while tending his pigeons and running errands at the docks for Johnny Friendly, the corrupt boss of the dockers union. Terry witnesses a murder by two of Johnny's thugs, and later meets the dead man's sister and feels responsible for his death. She introduces him to Father Barry, who tries to force him to provide information for the courts that will smash the dock racketeers.

Average Score : 80

The man lived by the jungle law of the docks!

Status: Released

Release Date: 1954-06-22

Geners Crime Drama

Production Companies Columbia Pictures Horizon Pictures

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 108 minutes

Budget: $910,000

Revenue: $9,600,000