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Elia Kazan

Elia Kazan’s Private Letters: Paul Newman’s Masculinity ‘More Actual’ Than Marlon Brando’s

"He's just as good looking as Brando," Kazan wrote in 1953 of his deliberations in casting 'On the Waterfront.'

Elia Kazan’s Private Letters: Rape, Promiscuity in ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ Defended

Kazan took made a passionate argument about Blanche's character in a 1950 letter about production code censor Joseph Breen's proposed changes.

‘Death of a Salesman’: Theater Review

Philip Seymour Hoffman, Linda Emond and Andrew Garfield star in Mike Nichols' powerful Broadway revival of the 1949 Arthur Miller drama about the tragedy of the common man.

‘Empire Strikes Back,’ ‘Airplane!’ Among 25 Movies Named to National Film Registry

"All the President's Men," "The Exorcist" and "Malcolm X" also were chosen by the Librarian of Congress as being "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant.