Marlon Brando is a superb actor and in ‘On the Waterfront’ he gave his finest . It is his best-known . The also included Eva Marie Saint and Karl Maiden and the film’s , Elia Kazan, never made a better film. Parts of the film were shot in the in Hollywood, but a lot was made on in the streets of New York, which makes it at times like a . The critics loved the film but it was not only a success. It was a great success as well, and made an enormous profit. The is about a young man’s attempt to be a boxing champion.