Thomas J Daniels
by May 15, 2020
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Challenging Projects to act out, "Show Off Your Talent in Video." Practice Scenes. Call me for the sides for this scene. $2.00. Book our video department to video record this clip for you as a demo reel. phone 949 533-7428. Information fro IMDB Axel Nordmann (John Cassavetes) takes a job as a dock laborer and is continually harassed by his tyrannical supervisor, Charles Malik (Jack Warden). Malik knows a secret from Axel's past, forcing the young worker to endure his boss's torment. Eventually, Axel befriends Tommy Tyler (Sidney Poitier), an African-American co-worker with a managerial job. Tommy teaches Axel to respect himself. However, Malik, a racial bigot, is threatened by Tommy's confidence, and the situation turns violent. Release date: January 29, 1957 (USA) Director: Martin Ritt Music composed by: Leonard Rosenman Screenplay: Robert Alan Aurthur Nominations: BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor, BAFTA Award for Best Film 1957 "Edge of the City" John Cassavetes as Axel Nordmann Sidney Poitier as Tommy Tyler Kathleen Maguire as Ellen Wilson Ruby Dee as Lucy Tyler Estelle Hemsley as Mrs Price