TV ShowsTV
Popular
Trending TV ShowsNew TV ShowsTV Show RouletteOn Your ServicesOn NetflixOn Prime VideoOn HuluOn HBO
FoodFamilyFantasyIMDB Top RatedLGBTQMysteryRealityScience Fiction
Explore All Categories and Services
Account IconLogin|Sign Up
backdrop
netflix
hulu_plus
amazon_prime
showtime
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
On the Waterfront Poster
Rent or buy only.
+ want to see for updates.

On the Waterfront

Hit + Want to See to get notified when it's added to your services.
IMDB LogoIMDB Star
8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo98%
Crime Drama 
...
More Genres
CrimeDramaThriller
Rated: 7+ (PG)19541h 48mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Gangster Animal Country: America

Terry Malloy dreams about being a prize fighter, while tending his pigeons and running errands at the docks for Johnny Friendly, the corrupt boss of the dockers union. Terry witnesses a murder by two of Johnny's thugs, and later meets the dead man's sister and feels responsible for his death. She introduces him to Father Barry, who tries to force him to provide information for the courts that will smash the dock racketeers.On the Waterfront featuring Marlon Brando and Karl Malden is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 4 others. It's a crime and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (131,642 votes).

Where to Watch On the Waterfront

Cast & Crew

Elia Kazan Image

Elia Kazan

Director

Reelgood Watch Guide

38/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

plus minus icon

Not available to watch free online.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a subscription service.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

85/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#563 Ranked Movie

#43 Ranked in Gangster Movies

#66 Ranked in Animal Movies

#119 Ranked in Crime Movies

On the Waterfront has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (131,642 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

Stream More Movies & Shows Like On the Waterfront

card
Crime

People Also Liked

A Streetcar Named Desire Poster
imdb logo8.0/10
rotten tomatoes tomato98%
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

More Gangster Movies

Arrow Icon
Pulp Fiction Poster
imdb logo8.9/10
rotten tomatoes tomato92%
Pulp Fiction (1994)