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A Streetcar Named Desire (1984)

Blanche Dubois goes to visit her pregnant sister and husband Stanley in New Orleans. Stanley doesn't like her, and starts pushing her for information on some property he knows was left to ... See full summary »

Director:

John Erman

Writers:

Oscar Saul, Tennessee Williams (play)
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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ann-Margret ... Blanche DuBois
Treat Williams ... Stanley Kowalski
Beverly D'Angelo ... Stella DuBois Kowalski
Randy Quaid ... Harold 'Mitch' Mitchell
Erica Yohn Erica Yohn ... Eunice
Rafael Campos ... Pablo
Ric Mancini Ric Mancini ... Steve
Fred Sadoff ... Doctor
Elsa Raven ... Nurse
Tina Menard ... Mexican Woman
Raphael Sbarge ... The Collector
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dan Hewitt Owens ... (voice) (as Dan Owens)
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Blanche Dubois goes to visit her pregnant sister and husband Stanley in New Orleans. Stanley doesn't like her, and starts pushing her for information on some property he knows was left to the sisters. He discovers she has mortgaged the place and spent all the money, and wants to find out all he can about her. Even more friction develops between the two while they are in the apartment together... Written by Colin Tinto <cst@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 March 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A vágy villamosa See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The original Broadway production of A Streetcar Named Desire opened at the Ethel Barrymore Theater on December 3, 1947 at ran for 855 performances. See more »

Connections

Version of Grande Teatro Tupi: Uma Rua Chamada Pecado (1956) See more »

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Excellent remake
4 September 2018 | by perfect_peonySee all my reviews

I didn't go into this expecting much, thinking Brando and Leigh could not be surpassed. In other remakes I can't shake the feeling that the lead emulate Leigh too much. Here Ann Margret truly imbued Blanche Dubois with a different, less hystrionic personality, you feel like you are finally seeing the character through a different lens. Treat Williams also gives Brando a real run for his money. Thoroughly enjoyed this one.


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