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Work on the waterfront

Jake Arnautoff

Work on the waterfront

a longshore artist"s view

by Jake Arnautoff

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Published by J. Gundlach in [Seattle, Wash.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stevedores -- California -- San Francisco.,
  • Stevedores -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works.,
  • Waterfronts -- California -- San Francisco.,
  • Waterfronts -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[illustrations by Jake Arnautoff ; edited and published by Jean Gundlach].
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsArnautoff, Jake., Gundlach, Jean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8039.L82 U6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23114661M

      On the Waterfront Essay Questions. Buy Study Guide. 1. Miller would later approve of Elia Kazan's work as a director. Miller and Kazan's approach to the HUAC at the time could not have been more different; while Kazan chose to testify, Miller . On The WATERFRONT MIAMI’S. FIFTEEN MILE. PROMENADE. Jacob Brillhart, principal author with contributions by Victor Santana and Brett Bibeau. The preparation of this report has been financed in.

    On the Waterfront: A Classic Film Created in Hoboken. The film On the Waterfront was shaped by its setting in the Waterfront featured Marlon Brando as Terry Malloy, a tough guy struggling with his conscience and his loyalty to a waterfront gang. While most movies at the time were filmed on studio stages, On the Waterfront was filmed on location, mostly in Hoboken. Conscience. That stuff can drive you nuts. So says Terry Malloy, the longshoreman who testifies against his union in “On the Waterfront.” The line, said by Marlon Brando, resonates all through the picture because the story is about conscience--and so is the story behind the was the film made in by Elia Kazan after he agreed to testify before the House Un-American Activities.

    Fordham University professor James Fisher is hard at work on a book on the life and work of this astonishing man. Below is a short piece by Fisher that was published in Company in   Elia Kazan's connection to On The Waterfront was extremely original idea for the film was based on Kazan's friend Arthur Miller's screenplay The the studio demanded that Miller amend his screenplay to contain a more anti-communist message and after Kazan gave 8 names during the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC) hearings, Miller dropped out .


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Work On The Waterfront (Labor And Social Change) Hardcover – by William Finlay (Author) › Visit Amazon's William Finlay Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central 3/5(1). No discussion of On the Waterfront, the novel, can be undertaken without at least mention of the movie.

The book was highly praised when it was released ina year after the film received eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Director. On its /5. Leo Braudy's intelligent, lively account reflects his lifelong study and appreciation of my favorite film.

Replete with nearly 90 crisp stills from the movie, the work provides background on the Jersey longshoremen's plight of the time, casting issues, Budd Shulberg's and Elia Kazan's HUAC testimony, the arduous development of the screenplay, the Hoboken locations used in the film, Fr.

John /5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Work on the waterfront by William Finlay; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Effect of technological innovations on, International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union, Stevedores, Machinery in the workplace, Labor unions, History; Places: West (U.S.).

"Cole's richly detailed book provides a glimpse at a topic too often ignored, the local IWW Wobblies on the Waterfront deserves to be read seriously by labor historians and historians interested in race and social justice movements This remarkable book provides a sense of what the Wobblies might have become if given a chance." On the Waterfront Introduction.

Release Year: Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance. Director: Elia Kazan. Writer: Budd Schulberg. Stars: Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Karl Malden, Lee J. Cobb. Hollywood is full of movies about normal men doing great things. An oil driller saves the world from an asteroid in Armageddon.

At the heart of the waterfront, is the exploration that individuals are products of their environment. Discuss. On the Waterfront, directed by Elia Kazan, concerns one man’s lone fight against the corruption on the waterfront.

Terry Malloy, the inarticulate and brooding protagonist appears as a product of the mob when he lures Joey to his death. Read a Plot Overview of the entire film or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis.

See a complete list of the characters in On the Waterfront and in-depth analyses of Terry Malloy, Edie Doyle, Father Barry, Johnny Friendly, and Charlie Malloy.

Here's where you'll find analysis of the film as a whole. Building on his Academy Award-winning screenplay of the classic film, Budd Schulberg's On the Waterfront is the story of ex-prizefighter Terry Malloy's valiant stand against corruption on the New Jersey docks.

It generates all the power, grittiness, and truth of that great production, but goes beyond it in set and setting.5/5(1). Presenting an ethnographic account of longshoremen in California, this book examines how they have been affected by various technological changes in this industry.

It shows that despite the profound impact of technologies, these workers have retained much of their influence over production, their autonomy at work, and their skill on the job.

Maggie Pennyworth, a homeless woman, walks along the Hoboken waterfront now cast in darkness. Seeing the shape of a bundle under the pier, she kicks it, hoping it's money.

Instead, it's Fred Throckmorton, a recently murdered business man Pages: On the Waterfront is set in the seedy world of these mob-run unions. They're ripping off the workers and shippers, taking money for themselves, and killing people who cross them. They're ripping off the workers and shippers, taking money for themselves, and killing people who cross them.

On the Waterfront opens by introducing the small group of corrupt racketeers that run the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey, across the river from Malloy, an inarticulate former prizefighter in his late twenties, serves as a petty errand boy for the union head, Johnny Friendly. On a pier with the towers of Manhattan across the river forming a backdrop, he recalled that the Hoboken waterfront of had a much cruder, even 19th‐century, look.

A key to the waterfront corruption was the daily shape-up — a cattle call that reduced dock workers to battling with each other to get the attention of the union’s hiring : Ginger Adams Otis. ON THE WATERFRONTBy Bud SchulbergThis production contains strong classic story of love, corruption and courage on the New York   No discussion of On the Waterfront, the novel, can be undertaken without at least mention of the book was highly praised when it.

One of the most significant films in American cinema history Elioa Kazan's On the Waterfront was not only a commentary on its times, but reflected the director's own crise de conscience as he turned against his former colleagues and testified to the House UnAmerican Activities hearings. This article originally appeared in History Today, and has been adapted by the author.

On the Waterfront () on IMDb: Plot summary, synopsis, and more Menu. Movies. In an economically depressed environment in which many are out of work, more gather by the docks each morning hoping to secure work for that day than can be hired, placing Johnny Friendly and his forces in a position to exploit them.

In Leonard Bernstein’s On the Waterfront: A Film Score Guide, Anthony Bushard examines this landmark work, a score that continues to influence composers of film and classical music alike.

The book begins with a biographical survey of Bernstein’s work, followed by an exploration of Bernstein’s compositional method, a look at the context of. (Edmund Burke) The evil in 's "On the Waterfront" is the union bosses, brilliantly portrayed by Lee J. Cobb, Rod Steiger and their thugs.

They are allowed to do business because of the fright, intimidation, and passiveness of an entire group of longshoremen, who either work or don't while the big shots take kickbacks and steal from them/10(K).JB: Unlike most film scores of the s, the music of “On the Waterfront” is really a full partner in the filmmaking process, matching the script, direction and acting in conveying the essence of the drama.

Bernstein’s score is brilliantly designed, offering a quietly noble theme for Terry (Marlon Brando), a touching love theme for Terry and Edie (Eva Marie Saint), and an angry, visceral theme for the .Budd Schulberg wrote the screenplay for On the Waterfront. It was based on a part series of articles in the New York Sun by Malcolm Johnson.

The series, titled "Crime on the Waterfront", won the Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting. Schulberg later novelized his screenplay in a book titled Waterfront .