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About the Movie
Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Kim Hunter and Karl Malden star in this film adaptation of the Tennessee Williams Pulitzer Prize-winning play set in New Orleans' French Quarter. Lonely and fragile Southern belle Blanche DuBois (Leigh), desperate to maintain her fraying sanity, suffers her brutish brother-in-law's (Brando) relentless, badgering attempts to make her face reality--which eventually lead her to madness.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 55
- Fresh: 54
- Rotten: 1
- Average Rating: 8.7/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: Inner torments are seldom projected with such sensitivity and clarity on the screen.
Fresh: The camera has done greater justice to the Williams play, catching the nuances and reflected tragedy with an intimacy that is so vital in a story of this type.
Fresh: Vivien Leigh gives one of those rare performances that can truly be said to evoke pity and terror.
Fresh: Brando's performance as Stanley is one of those rare screen legends that are all they're cracked up to be.
I love Brando.
A Streetcar named Desire
This movie is fabulous. Vivien Liegh and marlon Brando are fbulous together and it is a classic.
I watched in the dorm, im sure none of them knew i watched this sort of thing, he was the best, these new actors and new movies dont compare .. at .. all