The Resource Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon production ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)

Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon production ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Cat on a hot tin roof
Title
Cat on a hot tin roof
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon production ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Actor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son
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Cataloging source
JTB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, William Daniels ; editor, Ferris Webster
Intended audience
  • Rated PG
  • PG
Language note
English, French and Italian soundtracks with optional subtitles in French, English, Italian and Dutch; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Judith Anderson, Jack Carson
Runtime
104
Technique
live action
Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon production ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)
Label
Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon production ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennesse Williams
  • Dolby digital mono
  • Special features: Commentary by biographer Donald Spoto, author of The kindness of Stranger: the life Tennessee Williams; new featurette Cat on a hot tin roof: playing cat and mouse; theatrical trailer
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
12430891
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Deluxe edition, widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790795683
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Special features: Commentary by biographer Donald Spoto, author of The kindness of Stranger: the life Tennessee Williams
  • new featurette Cat on a hot tin roof: playing cat and mouse
  • theatrical trailer
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NE134698
  • (NzAU)1707371
  • (OCoLC)69339888
System details
  • DVD-Video; region 2, 4, 5
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • DVD; Region 4 ; Colour recording system PAL ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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