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Stella Kowalski (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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Alternate Names:
Stella / Stella DuBois Kowalski / Stella Kowalski in 'A Streetcar Named Desire'


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  1. National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire (2014) (TV) Played by Vanessa Kirby
  2. A Streetcar Named Desire (2012) (V) Played by Jessica Brand

  3. "American Masters"
        - None Without Sin (2003) TV episode, Played by Kim Hunter (as Stella Kowalski in 'A Streetcar Named Desire')

  4. "Great Performances"
        - A Streetcar Named Desire (1998) TV episode, Played by Elizabeth Futral
        - The Collection (1976) TV episode, Played by Helen Mirren (as Stella)
  5. A Streetcar Named Desire (1995) (TV) Played by Diane Lane (as Stella)

  6. A Streetcar Named Desire (1984) (TV) Played by Beverly D'Angelo (as Stella DuBois Kowalski)
  7. Linje Lusta (1981) (TV) Played by Maria Hedborg (as Stella)

  8. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Uma Rua Chamada Pecado (1959) TV episode, Played by Marly Bueno
  9. Un tranvía llamado Deseo (1956) (TV) Played by Aída Luz (as Stella)
  10. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) Played by Kim Hunter (as Stella)
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  1. A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995) (TV) Played by Kim Hunter
  2. America at the Movies (1976) Played by Kim Hunter

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From A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Blanche DuBois: Why, those were a tribute from an admirer of mine.
Stanley Kowalski: He must have had a lot of admiration.
Blanche DuBois: Oh, in my youth I excited some admiration. But look at me now! Would you think it possible that I was once considered to be attractive?
Stanley Kowalski: Your looks are okay.
Blanche DuBois: I was fishing for a compliment Stanley.
Stanley Kowalski: I don't go in for that stuff.
Blanche DuBois: What stuff?
Stanley Kowalski: Compliments to women about their looks. I never met a dame yet that didn't know if she was good-looking or not without being told, and some of them give themselves credit for more than they've got. I once went out with a dame who told me, " I'm the glamorous type," she says, "I am the glamorous type!" I say, "So What?"
Blanche DuBois: And what did she say then?
Stanley Kowalski: She didn't say nothing. That shut her up like a clam.
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