.. in the classic taxicab scene from On The Waterfront. That’s right, the marvellous Rod Steiger. Oh sure, Brando is good and the contender speech is legendary now, but Steiger is better. It’s Leonard Bernstein’s score that secretly does all the work for Brando here. No-one ever remembers it’s even there, but listen to the way it builds throughout this now-rightly-famous screen moment. And, as William Goldman points out, that’s the only New York cab ever to have had Venetian blinds fitted in its back window..