A twentieth-century American actor. He first gained fame on Broadway (see also Broadway) in 1947 in Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire. Brando transferred his brooding portrayal of Stanley Kowalski to film in 1951 and thereafter concentrated on making motion pictures, including On the Waterfront, The Godfather, and the controversial Last Tango in Paris.
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For everyone else, it was a change in the weather, an appearance of the real, Brando mumbling in a movie.The Stacks: How Leonard Chess Helped Make Muddy Waters|Alex Belth|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I looked at parts of it," he says, adding with wry self-deprecation, "I didn't see much benefit in comparing myself to Marlon.New York’s Greatest Show Or How They Did Not Screw Up ‘Guys and Dolls’|Ross Wetzsteon|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That explains Brando, Duke Ellington, Greta Garbo, Muhammad Ali and of course James Dean.Defining American Cool From Walt Whitman to Tina Fey and Johnny Depp|Jason Berry|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Coppola famously had problems with Brando though during the filming of Apocalypse Now.
In the Philippines, during Apocalypse, Brando had an earphone thing where they fed him lines.
During the interval between Brando's death and Turold's arrival, a partial destruction of the monastery took place.The Cathedral Church of Peterborough|W.D. Sweeting
Bigemark came to the carriage door to offer his congratulations, and our taciturn coachman informed us we were at Brando.
The stipulated sum to see the caves of Brando is a franc and a half each person.
On a declivity towards the sea, is the beautiful stalactite cavern of Brando, not long since discovered.Wanderings in Corsica, Vol. 1 of 2|Ferdinand Gregorovius
Brando was an ardent admirer of Rudyard Kipling, and could, I verily believe, have passed an examination in most of his works.From Paris to New York by Land|Harry de Windt