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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Brando, Marlon 1924-2004. American actor widely known for his film appearances, most notably as Stanley Kowalski in A Streetcar Named Desire (1951).

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  • In "Wild One," Brando is famously asked, "What are you rebelling against?" to which he retorts, "Whaddya got?"

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  • The chap on the right looks like Marlon Brando is about to lose his lunch.

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  • Updates, 5/2: "Brando is most original and inspiring when it looks at Brando's other work," writes Cynthia Fuchs at PopMatters.

    GreenCine Daily: Brando.

  • "While Brando is a fine primer — running, with clarity and care, through Stanley Kowalski, Marc Antony, Terry Malloy, Sky Masterson, and onward to Don Vito, Col. Kurtz, and poor old Jor-El — it also gives pause to the long-standing fan," writes Troy Patterson in Slate.

    GreenCine Daily: Brando.

  • In the new Superman Returns film, the great Marlon Brando is back as Jor-El, Superman's Dad, and Bryan Singer reveals just how they did it.

    Filmstalker: June 2006 Archives

  • There's a mammoth interview with Superman Returns screenwriters Dan Harris and Michael Dougherty who helped write the script for this long awaited screen return, and it gives great insight into the ideas behind the movie, the child, the idea of bringing back Brando, is this a sequel to II or IV, etc, etc.

    Filmstalker: Superman Returns writers talk

  • There's a mammoth interview with Superman Returns screenwriters Dan Harris and Michael Dougherty who helped write the script for this long awaited screen return, and it gives great insight into the ideas behind the movie, the child, the idea of bringing back Brando, is this a sequel to II or ...

    Filmstalker: June 2006 Archives

  • Nicholson sneaks up on him and cuts his throat and as Brando is dying Nicholson says, In case you are wondering what just woke you up.

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  • Brandon Judd, who owns Stay True Tattoo in northeast Phoenix and works under the name Brando, says he is not concerned about legitimate competition.

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  • Marlin Brando – The Wild Ones (not The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, A Streetcar Named Desire, or The Young Lions) 31.

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