FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS FILM SERIES:
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE (1951)
Date: May 6 at 7:00PM
Location: The OCAC Theatre
Cost: Free admission
Popcorn and water are available for sale before the performance.
Post-movie conversation with Rosalyn Benson, OCAC Board Member and Theatre Director. She will discuss method acting and its impact on the movie.
About the Film:
Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, this renowned drama follows troubled former schoolteacher Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) as she leaves small-town Mississippi and moves in with her sister, Stella Kowalski (Kim Hunter), and her husband, Stanley (Marlon Brando), in New Orleans. Blanche's flirtatious Southern-belle presence causes problems for Stella and Stanley, who already have a volatile relationship, leading to even greater conflict in the Kowalski household
Director: Elia Kazan
Cast: Vivien Leigh; Marlon Brando; Kim Hunter; Karl Malden
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Movie Run Time: 2 hours 2 min.
Rating: PG (some language, violence and sexual content)