/xv1MZVIop0SQqwLUymgE5eb2LFl.jpg

East of Eden (1955)

The searing classic of paradise lost!

Genre : Drama, Romance

Runtime : 1H 55M

Director : Elia Kazan

Synopsis

In the Salinas Valley in and around World War I, Cal Trask feels he must compete against overwhelming odds with his brother for the love of their father. Cal is frustrated at every turn, from his reaction to the war, how to get ahead in business and in life, and how to relate to his estranged mother.

Actors

James Dean
James Dean
Caleb Trask
Julie Harris
Julie Harris
Abra Bacon
Raymond Massey
Raymond Massey
Adam Trask
Richard Davalos
Richard Davalos
Aron Trask
Jo Van Fleet
Jo Van Fleet
Kate Trask
Burl Ives
Burl Ives
Sam the Sheriff
Albert Dekker
Albert Dekker
Will Hamilton
Lois Smith
Lois Smith
Anne
Harold Gordon
Harold Gordon
Gustav Albrecht
Nick Dennis
Nick Dennis
Rantani
Timothy Carey
Timothy Carey
Joe
Abdullah Abbas
Abdullah Abbas
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Frank Baker
Frank Baker
Townsman (uncredited)
Scott Seaton
Scott Seaton
Townsman (uncredited)
Barbara Baxley
Barbara Baxley
Nurse (uncredited)
John Beradino
John Beradino
Coalman at Lettuce Field (uncredited)
Joe Brooks
Joe Brooks
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Jack Carr
Jack Carr
Charlie, Townsman at Carnival
Wheaton Chambers
Wheaton Chambers
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Roger Creed
Roger Creed
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Joe Dougherty
Joe Dougherty
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum
Franklyn Farnum
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Al Ferguson
Al Ferguson
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Robert Gardett
Robert Gardett
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Chief Leonard George
Chief Leonard George
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
John George
John George
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Effie Laird
Effie Laird
Townswoman at Carnival (uncredited)
Billy Mahan
Billy Mahan
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Rose Plumer
Rose Plumer
Rose - Townswoman at Carnival (uncredited)
Lillian West
Lillian West
Townswoman at Carnival (uncredited)
Chalky Williams
Chalky Williams
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Lonny Chapman
Lonny Chapman
Roy Turner - Automobile Mechanic (uncredited)
Edward Clark
Edward Clark
Draft Board Member (uncredited)
Harry Cording
Harry Cording
Bouncer (uncredited)
Lester Dorr
Lester Dorr
City Official at Parade (uncredited)
Cliff Fields
Cliff Fields
Student (uncredited)
Gail Kobe
Gail Kobe
Student (uncredited)
Frank Mazzola
Frank Mazzola
Student (uncredited)
Ken Miller
Ken Miller
Student (uncredited)
Patricia Prest
Patricia Prest
Student (uncredited)
Mickey Roth
Mickey Roth
Student (uncredited)
Robert Foulk
Robert Foulk
Man at Boxcar (uncredited)
Richard Garrick
Richard Garrick
Dr. Edwards (uncredited)
John Halloran
John Halloran
City Official at Parade (uncredited)
Charles Anthony Hughes
Charles Anthony Hughes
City Official at Parade (uncredited)
Hal Taggart
Hal Taggart
City Official at Parade (uncredited)
Jonathan Haze
Jonathan Haze
Piscora's Son (uncredited)
Ramsay Hill
Ramsay Hill
English Officer (uncredited)
Earle Hodgins
Earle Hodgins
Shooting Gallery Concessionaire (uncredited)
Lou Marcelle
Lou Marcelle
Trailer Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Edward McNally
Edward McNally
Soldier (uncredited)
Gil Perkins
Gil Perkins
Lettuce Truck Worker (uncredited)
William Phillips
William Phillips
Coalman at Lettuce Fields / Man at Exercise Class (uncredited)
Julian Rivero
Julian Rivero
Prisoner (uncredited)
Henry Rowland
Henry Rowland
Helper at Boxcar (uncredited)
Charles Sherlock
Charles Sherlock
Milk Bottle Concessionaire at Carnival (uncredited)
Mario Siletti
Mario Siletti
Mr. Piscora (uncredited)
Sailor Vincent
Sailor Vincent
Townsman in Parade / Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Max Wagner
Max Wagner
Workman (uncredited)
Sam Harris
Sam Harris
Official at Parade (uncredited)
Ralph Moratz
Ralph Moratz
Soldier in Train (uncredited)
Sid Troy
Sid Troy
Townsman at Carnival (uncredited)
Tex Holden
Tex Holden
Townsman (uncredited)

Crews

Elia Kazan
Elia Kazan
Director
John Steinbeck
John Steinbeck
Author
Paul Osborn
Paul Osborn
Author
Leonard Rosenman
Leonard Rosenman
Original Music Composer
Ted D. McCord
Ted D. McCord
Director of Photography
Elia Kazan
Elia Kazan
Producer
Owen Marks
Owen Marks
Editor
Mushy Callahan
Mushy Callahan
Stunts
Malcolm C. Bert
Malcolm C. Bert
Production Design
James Basevi
James Basevi
Production Design
Guy Thomajan
Guy Thomajan
Additional Dialogue
William Wallace
William Wallace
Set Decoration
Robert Ewing
Robert Ewing
Makeup Artist
Horace Hough
Horace Hough
Assistant Director
Don Alvarado
Don Alvarado
Unit Manager
Harvey Clermont
Harvey Clermont
Casting
George James Hopkins
George James Hopkins
Set Decoration
Anna Hill Johnstone
Anna Hill Johnstone
Costume Design
Gordon Bau
Gordon Bau
Makeup Artist
Tillie Starriett
Tillie Starriett
Hairstylist
Don Alvarado
Don Alvarado
Assistant Director
Stanley Jones
Stanley Jones
Sound
Maurice De Packh
Maurice De Packh
Orchestrator
Conrad L. Hall
Conrad L. Hall
Camera Operator
Irva Mae Ross
Irva Mae Ross
Script Supervisor

Trailers and other movies

'East of Eden' | Critics' Picks | The New York Times
Larry Cohen on EAST OF EDEN
East of Eden (1995) Official Trailer - James Dean Movie HD

Posters and backgrounds

/5OCKyGtBWUDKYe4StnwZUT6EEqv.jpg
/eKph6QAifyun29wysdkq6LpBBQE.jpg
/xv1MZVIop0SQqwLUymgE5eb2LFl.jpg
/tW3GGlr3X7neOtCUzOd0oryxppS.jpg
/hRMRyUVN6swzUANk29QFtHeuG1V.jpg
/4MXfPlVS5aY6FJlJ5Y0qXsPnNcy.jpg
/3Y0HO6sxN5n0mNHlitG4J6LHNPV.jpg
/5PsbIqrfDM4xDWbgxwBjgIekdoA.jpg
/5R56VdI1xk77gjEE1mxZddjURNN.jpg
/d84V9hMx9ceVElQN0n4e9sTGgWz.jpg
/om7BuvzN9h2ZC7g3o2o046n1l77.jpg

Similar

The Bodyguard
A former Secret Service agent grudgingly takes an assignment to protect a pop idol who's threatened by a crazed fan. At first, the safety-obsessed bodyguard and the self-indulgent diva totally clash. But before long, all that tension sparks fireworks of another sort, and the love-averse tough guy is torn between duty and romance.
Bridget Jones's Diary
A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
Troy
In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was taken by the Trojans, he asks his brother Agamemnom to help him get her back. Agamemnon sees this as an opportunity for power. So they set off with 1,000 ships holding 50,000 Greeks to Troy. With the help of Achilles, the Greeks are able to fight the never before defeated Trojans.
Paris, Texas
A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared four years earlier.
Ben-Hur
In 25 AD,Judah Ben-Hur, a Jew in ancient Judea, opposes the occupying Roman empire. Falsely accused by a Roman childhood friend-turned-overlord of trying to kill the Roman governor, he is put into slavery and his mother and sister are taken away as prisoners. Three years later and freed by a grateful Roman galley commander whom he has rescued from drowning, he becomes an expert charioteer for Rome, all the while plotting to return to Judea, find and rescue his family, and avenge himself on his former friend. All the while, the form and work of Jesus move in the background of his life...
Pearl Harbor
The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval nurse Evelyn Johnson. But the rivalry between the friends-turned-foes is immediately put on hold when they find themselves at the center of Japan's devastating attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
A Streetcar Named Desire
A fading southern belle tries to build a new life with her sister in New Orleans.
The Living Daylights
After a defecting Russian general reveals a plot to assassinate foreign spies, James Bond is assigned a secret mission to dispatch the new head of the KGB to prevent an escalation of tensions between the Soviet Union and the West.
The Last Emperor
A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.
City Lights
In this sound-era silent film, a tramp falls in love with a beautiful blind flower seller.
Cool Hand Luke
When petty criminal Luke Jackson is sentenced to two years in a Florida prison farm, he doesn't play by the rules of either the sadistic warden or the yard's resident heavy, Dragline, who ends up admiring the new guy's unbreakable will. Luke's bravado, even in the face of repeated stints in the prison's dreaded solitary confinement cell, "the box," make him a rebel hero to his fellow convicts and a thorn in the side of the prison officers.
The Glass House
When Ruby and Rhett's parents are killed in a car accident, their carefree teenage lives are suddenly shattered. Moving to an incredible house in Malibu with the Glasses', old friends of the family, seems to be the beginning of a new life for them.
The Butterfly Effect
A young man struggles to access sublimated childhood memories. He finds a technique that allows him to travel back into the past, to occupy his childhood body and change history. However, he soon finds that every change he makes has unexpected consequences.
The Grudge 3
Jake Kimble, the sole survivor of the Chicago massacre, is killed while in solitary confinement. His doctor begins investigating the claims he made about a long-haired woman in white, as a mysterious Japanese woman arrives at his old apartment building to help them get rid of the curse.
Hard Target
When a woman's father goes missing, she enlists a local to aid in her search. The pair soon discover that her father has died at the hands of a wealthy sportsman who hunts homeless men as a form of recreation.
The Patriot
After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against the British, Benjamin reluctantly returns to his old life to protect his son.
While You Were Sleeping
A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off railway tracks after he's mugged, but—while he's in a coma—his family mistakenly thinks she's Peter's fiancée, and she doesn't correct them. Things get more complicated when she falls for his brother, who's not quite sure that she's who she claims to be.
Carlito's Way
A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him, and lead a better life outside NYC.
American Wedding
With high school a distant memory, Jim and Michelle are getting married -- and in a hurry, since Jim's grandmother is sick and wants to see him walk down the aisle -- prompting Stifler to throw the ultimate bachelor party. And Jim's dad is reliable as ever, doling out advice no one wants to hear.
Four Brothers
Four adopted brothers return to their Detroit hometown when their mother is murdered and vow to exact revenge on the killers.

Recommend

Giant
Wealthy rancher Bick Benedict and dirt-poor cowboy Jett Rink both woo Leslie Lynnton, a beautiful young woman from Maryland who is new to Texas. She marries Benedict, but she is shocked by the racial bigotry of the White Texans against the local people of Mexican descent. Rink discovers oil on a small plot of land, and while he uses his vast, new wealth to buy all the land surrounding the Benedict ranch, the Benedict's disagreement over prejudice fuels conflict that runs across generations.
Rebel Without a Cause
After moving to a new town, troublemaking teen Jim Stark is supposed to have a clean slate, although being the new kid in town brings its own problems. While searching for some stability, Stark forms a bond with a disturbed classmate, Plato, and falls for local girl Judy. However, Judy is the girlfriend of neighborhood tough, Buzz. When Buzz violently confronts Jim and challenges him to a drag race, the new kid's real troubles begin.
Sayonara
Air Force Major Lloyd Gruver (Marlon Brando) is reassigned to a Japanese air base, and is confronted with US racial prejudice against the Japanese people. The issue is compounded because a number of the soldiers become romantically involved with Japanese women, in defiance of US military policy. Ordinarily an officer who is by-the-book, Gruver must take a position when a buddy of his, an enlisted man Joe Kelly (Red Buttons) falls in love with a Japanese woman Katsumi (Miyoshi Umeki) and marries her. Gruver risks his position by serving as best man at the wedding ceremony.
The Wild One
The Black Rebels Motorcycle Club ride into the small California town of Wrightsville, eager to raise hell. Brooding gang leader Johnny Strabler takes a liking to Kathie, the daughter of the local lawman, as another club rolls into town.
A Streetcar Named Desire
A fading southern belle tries to build a new life with her sister in New Orleans.
The Divorcee
When a woman discovers that her husband has been unfaithful to her, she decides to respond to his infidelities in kind.
Written on the Wind
Mitch Wayne is a geologist working for the Hadleys, an oil-rich Texas family. While the patriarch, Jared, works hard to establish the family business, his irresponsible son, Kyle, is an alcoholic playboy, and his daughter, Marylee, is the town tramp. Mitch harbors a secret love for Kyle's unsatisfied wife, Lucy -- a fact that leaves him exposed when the jealous Marylee accuses him of murder.
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
An alcoholic ex-football player drinks his days away, having failed to come to terms with his sexuality and his real feelings for his football buddy who died after an ambiguous accident. His wife is crucified by her desperation to make him desire her: but he resists the affections of his wife. His reunion with his father—who is dying of cancer—jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son.
One-Eyed Jacks
Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for revenge. Dad is now a respectable sheriff in California, and has been living in fear of Rio's return.
The Bad and the Beautiful
Told in flashback form, the film traces the rise and fall of a tough, ambitious Hollywood producer, Jonathan Shields, as seen through the eyes of various acquaintances, including a writer, James Lee Bartlow; a star, Georgia Lorrison; and a director, Fred Amiel. He is a hard-driving, ambitious man who ruthlessly uses everyone on the way to becoming one of Hollywood's top movie makers.
On the Waterfront
Terry Malloy dreams about being a prize fighter, while tending his pigeons and running errands at the docks for Johnny Friendly, the corrupt boss of the dockers union. Terry witnesses a murder by two of Johnny's thugs, and later meets the dead man's sister and feels responsible for his death. She introduces him to Father Barry, who tries to force him to provide information for the courts that will smash the dock racketeers.
National Velvet
Mi Taylor is a young wanderer and opportunist who finds himself in the quiet English countryside home of the Brown family. The youngest daughter, Velvet, has a passion for horses and when she wins the spirited steed Pie in a town lottery, Mi is encouraged to train the horse.
Elmer Gantry
When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer, a roadside revivalist, he feigns piousness to join her act as a passionate preacher. The two make a successful onstage pair, and their chemistry extends to romance. Both the show and their relationship are threatened, however, when one of Gantry's ex-lovers decides that she has a score to settle with the charismatic performer.
Kitty Foyle
Kitty Foyle, a hard-working white-collar girl from a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania low, middle-class family, meets and falls in love with young socialite Wyn Strafford but his family is against her.
Butterflies Are Free
Striving to be independent, the blind but determined Don Baker moves away from his overprotective mother. After settling into his new San Francisco digs, Don meets kooky neighbor Jill Tanner. Don's quick wit and good looks disarm the free-spirited Jill, and before long they're more than just friends. Will Mrs. Baker's incessant meddling destroy Don and Jill's budding relationship?
The Song of Bernadette
In 1858 France, Bernadette, an adolescent peasant girl, has a vision of "a beautiful lady" in the city dump. She never claims it to be anything other than this, but the townspeople all assume it to be the virgin Mary. The pompous government officials think she is nuts, and do their best to suppress the girl and her followers, and the church wants nothing to do with the whole matter. But as Bernadette attracts wider and wider attention, the phenomenon overtakes everyone in the the town, and transforms their lives.
Jezebel
In 1850s Louisiana, the willfulness of a tempestuous Southern belle threatens to destroy all who care for her.
Darling
The swinging London, early sixties. Beautiful but shallow, Diana Scott is a professional advertising model, a failed actress, a vocationally bored woman, who toys with the affections of several men while gaining fame and fortune.
Min and Bill
Min, the owner of a dockside hotel, is forced to make difficult decisions about the future of Nancy, the young woman she took in as an infant.
Shampoo
George Roundy is a Beverly Hills hairstylist whose uncontrolled libido stands between him and his ambitions. He wants the security of a relationship. He wants to be a hairdressing "star" and open his own salon. But the fact that he beds down with the wife, daughter and mistress of a potential backer doesn't help. It also does little for his relationship with his current girlfriend.