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DVD PS 3545 I5365 S8 (HEU)


A Streetcar named desire

Main Title: A Streetcar named desire [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; an Elia Kazan production ; screen play by Tennessee Williams ; adaptation by Oscar Saul ; director of photography, Harry Stradling ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan.

Published/Created: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2006

Description: 2 videodiscs in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 122 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in

disc 1. Commentary by Karl Malden and film historians Rudy Behlmer and Jeff Young; Elia Kazan movie trailer gallery -- disc 2. Special features: Movie and audio outtakes; Marlon Brando screen test; Feature-length profile Elia Kazan: A Director's Journey; 5 new insightful documentaries: A Streetcar on Broadway, A Streetcar in Hollywood, Censorship and Desire, North and the Music of the South, and An Actor Named Brando

Cast: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter, Karl Malden, Rudy Bond, Nick Dennis, Peg Hillias, Wright King, Richard Garrick, Ann Dere, Edna Thomas

Credits: Art director, Richard Day ; film editor, David Weisbart ; set decorator, George James Hopkins ; wardrobe by Lucinda Ballard ; original music by Alex North ; musical direction by Ray Heindorf

Summary: After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed by and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money. He sets about discovering everything else he can about her past, and tension between Blanche and Stanley is further intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies

Subject: Sisters -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Drama.
Subject: Married people -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Drama.
Subject: Man - woman relationships -- New Orleans -- Drama.
Subject: Lust -- Drama.
Subject: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.

videorecording DVD
2 videodiscs in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 122 min.) : sd., b&w; 4 3/4 in.
©1993,  1993, Warner Bros. Pictures,
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AV Material ID 1000013228
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