On the Bowery (1955)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • Skid Row Alternative


Free cinema. The alcoholics of New York's Bowery district seen through the eyes of a young worker and society's contempt for them.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top