He is not just a dishonest and corrupt union chief deceiving honest workers, but a fierce killer as well. He planned the murder of several individuals; but in spite of his evildoings Friendly successfully escapes lawful punishment because nobody is willing to bear witness against him.
Terry Malloy is able to acquire justice by absolving himself through courage and good values, which helped him prevail over immorality and wickedness, not just the vices of Friendly, but also the conflict between ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ within him. Through his bravery and decision to fight the evil within and outside of him, he at last gained the privilege to work, the admiration and esteem of the other employees, and, most essentially, his own sense of worth. As a masterpiece, the film has a lively theatrical vigor. It is a latter-day narrative of decency, honesty, integrity, and