Cat on a hot tin roof

United States, 1958

Film

A rich plantation owner, dying of cancer, finds his two sons unsatisfactory; one is a conniver, the other a neurotic who refuses to sleep with his wife. Stars Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives. Adapted from the Tennessee Williams’ play.

Credits

director

Richard Brooks

producer

Lawrence Weingarten

production company

Avon

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Language

English

Duration

01:44:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36749

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Adaptations

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Literature → American literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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