Street Scene
Street Scene (1931)

Elmer Rice's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Street Scene was purchased for the screen by producer Samuel Goldwyn in 1931. The entire story takes place on the street in front of a foreboding old New York brownstone, between one evening and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 19, 2000
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Fernando F. Croce

A theatrical snapshot that's also a heaving Vidor vision

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Dennis Schwartz
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Too stage-struck and mired in generalities to be a moving experience.

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Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Dated but moving melodrama

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Tensions run high in a multi-ethnic neighborhood during a New York heatwave. It sounds like the plot of Spike Lee's "Do The Right Thing" yet… More