A Streetcar Named Desire

Tennessee Williams (playwright)
Elia Kazan (director)
Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Kim Hunter (starring)

Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1951. Vintage reference photograph from the 1951 film, showing actor Marlon Brando and director Elia Kazan talking on the set. Annotations in manuscript pencil and ink on the verso regarding cropping.

From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler.

Based on the 1947 play by Tennessee Williams, who collaborated with screenwriter Oscar Saul and director Elia Kazan on the screenplay. Kazan, who also directed the Broadway stage production, cast all the actors from that production with the exception of Jessica Tandy. Nominated for eleven Academy Awards, winning four, including Best Actress for Vivien Leigh.

10 x 8 inches. Very Good plus, with light age toning and edgewear.

National Film Registry. Rosenbaum 1000. Scorsese, A Personal Journey through American Movies.


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