A streetcar named desire cast breakdown sheet


Cast: Blanche…Vivien Leigh Stanley…Marlon Brando Stella…Kim Hunter Mitch…Karl Malden Running through the entire film: 1. This is a black-and-white film, so the filmmakers could not reproduce some of the colors and color symbolism specified by Tennessee Williams in the text. However, they do a lot with lighting. Note the Stella Kowalski (née DuBois) is one of the main characters in Tennessee Williams' play A Streetcar Named Desire.She is the younger sister of central character Blanche DuBois and wife of Stanley Kowalski. Blanche DuBois A sensitive, delicate moth-like member of the fading Southern aristocracy who has just lost her teaching position as a result of her promiscuity. Stella Kowalski Blanche's sister who is married and lives in the French Quarter of New Orleans. She has forgotten her genteel upbringing in ...