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Blanche DuBois (Character)
from A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

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A Streetcar Named Desire -- Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her.

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Blanche is a tragic character who becomes a victim of cruelty... See more »
Alternate Names:
Blanch DuBois / Blanche / Blanche Du Bois / Blanche Du Bois in 'A Streetcar Named Desire' / Blanche Dubois / Blanche du Bois

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  1. Camp: The Movie (2002) Played by Jason Rose

  2. Trailer: The Movie (1999) Played by Karen Pruis
  3. "Great Performances"
        - A Streetcar Named Desire (1998) TV episode, Played by Renée Fleming (as Blanche Dubois)
  4. A Streetcar Named Desire (1995) (TV) Played by Jessica Lange

  5. A Streetcar Named Desire (1984) (TV) Played by Ann-Margret
  6. Linje lusta (1981) (TV) Played by Bibi Andersson (as Blanch DuBois)

  7. "The Lively Arts"
        - Tennessee Williams (1976) TV episode, Played by Rosemary McHale (as Blanche Du Bois in 'A Streetcar Named Desire')
  8. Tennessee Williams' South (1973) (TV) Played by Jessica Tandy
  9. Scarecrow in a Garden of Cucumbers (1972) Played by Jennifer Laird (as Blanche Du Bois)

  10. Der Turm der verbotenen Liebe (1968) Played by Uschi Glas (as Blanche du Bois)
    ... aka "Tower of Screaming Virgins" - USA (dubbed version)
    ... aka "Tower of Sin" - Hong Kong (English title) (première title)
  11. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Um Bonde Chamado Desejo (1964) TV episode, Played by Laura Cardoso (as Blanche Dubois)
        - Uma Rua Chamada Pecado (1959) TV episode, Played by Maria Fernanda (as Blanche Dubois)

  12. Un tranvía llamado Deseo (1956) (TV) Played by Mecha Ortiz (as Blanche Dubois)
  13. "Omnibus"
        - Advice to Bathers (1955) TV episode, Played by Jessica Tandy (as Blanche Du Bois)
  14. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) Played by Vivien Leigh (as Blanche)
Archive Footage:
  1. "American Masters"
        - None Without Sin (2003) TV episode, Played by Vivien Leigh
  2. America at the Movies (1976) Played by Vivien Leigh

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From A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
[Blance enters into the spare bedroom and closes the curtain. She looks at her suitcase which is in complete disaray then she starts to undress and talks to Stanley who is sitting in the kitchen]
Blanche DuBois: I understand there's to be a card game here tonight to which we ladies are cordially not invited.
Blanche DuBois: That's right.
Blanche DuBois: Where's is Stella?
Stanley Kowalski: She's out there on the porch.
[Blanche walks over to the window and looks out. Across the street Stella is talking to someone. Blanche starts walking back to the curtain]
Blanche DuBois: I'm going to ask a favor of you in a moment.
Stanley Kowalski: Well now, what's that going to be, I wonder?
Blanche DuBois: Well, some buttons in back.
[She opens the curtain]
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