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A streetcar named Desire [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; produced by Charles K. Feldman ; directed by Elia Kazan.

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 2531-2532 [Disc 1] 37684000916047 Media Center Desk Not holdable Available -
Media Center Reserve DVD 2531-2532 [Disc 2] 37684000916054 Media Center Desk Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0790795809
  • ISBN: 9780790795805
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (125 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for LMAS-375 (Reich), LENG-321 (Coroniti), LENG-319 (Gardner) and the Film Scoring Department.
Based on the play by Tennessee Williams.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1951.
Disc 1: Movie - Commentary by Karl Malden and film historians Rudy Behlmer and Jeff Young; Elia Kazan movie trailer gallery. Disc 2: Special features - Movie and audio outtakes; Marlon Brando screen test; Feature-length profile Elia Kazan: A Director's Journey; 5 new insightful documentaries: A Streetcar on Broadway, A Streetcar in Hollywood, Censorship and Desire, North and the Music of the South, and An Actor Named Brando.
Bonus material not rated or closed captioned.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Harry Stradling; editor, David Weisbart; music, Alex North; adaptation by Oscar Saul.
Participant or Performer Note:
Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter, Karl Malden.
Summary, etc.:
Set in the French Quarter of New Orleans during the restless years following WWII, this is a story of Blanche DuBois, a fragile and neurotic woman on a desperate prowl for someplace in the world to call her own. An uncensored version of the story of a repressed widow who visits her sister in New Orleans and is raped and driven mad by her brother-in-law.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital mono; formatted to fit TV.
DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
English and French with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish (Feature Film Only); Closed captioned.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Drama
Lust > Drama.
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
New Orleans (La.) > Drama.

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