The Fugitive Kind

  • 1960
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Tennessee Williams wrote "Orpheus Descending," the play upon which this film is based, with Marlon Brando and Anna Magnani in mind for the leads, but neither appeared in the play's first, short-lived Broadway run. In this film adaptation, Brando is a snakeskin-jacketed guitarist and singer who leaves New Orleans after getting in trouble with the law. On...read more

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The Fugitive Kind
05:28 — When drifter Valentine Xavier (Marlon Brando) arrives in a southern town, he catches the eye of the married Lady Torrance (Anna Magnani) and the overs (more…)
(Movie Clip) Snakeskin
Marlon Brando (as Valentine Snakeskin Xavier)is all-but alone in a long take discussing his plans with a New Orleans judge, opening The Fugitive Kind, (more…)
(Movie Clip) Dead People Talkin'
Carol Cutrere (JoAnne Woodward) leads Valentine Snakeskin Xavier (Marlon Brando) to the local cemetery in a provocative scene from The Fugitive Kind, (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Tennessee Williams wrote "Orpheus Descending," the play upon which this film is based, with Marlon Brando and Anna Magnani in mind for the leads, but neither appeared in the play's first, short-lived Broadway run. In this film adaptation, Brando is a snake… (more)

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