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Uniform Title Cat on a hot tin roof (Motion picture)
Title Cat on a hot tin roof [videorecording] / M-G-M presents ; an Avon production in Metrocolor ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; directed by Richard Brooks.

Imprint [Burbank, Calif.] : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    CAT    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    CAT    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    CAT    Out of Collection
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch DVD    CAT    Available
Edition Deluxe ed.
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennessee Williams.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Special features: Commentary by biographer Donald Spoto, author of "The kindness of strangers: the life of Tennessee Williams"; new featurette "Cat on a hot tin roof: playing cat and mouse"; theatrical trailer.
Cast Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Judith Anderson, Jack Carson.
Summary A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish ; closed-captioned.
Subject Fathers and sons -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Families -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Alcoholics -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Deception -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011. Actor.
Newman, Paul, 1925-2008. Actor.
Ives, Burl, 1909-1995. Actor.
Anderson, Judith, 1897-1992. Actor.
Carson, Jack, 1910-1963. Actor.
Weingarten, Lawrence, 1897-1975. Producer.
Brooks, Richard, 1912-1992. Director. Screenwriter.
Poe, James, 1923-1980. Screenwriter.
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Cat on a hot tin roof.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 079079568X
Standard No. 012569698529
Music No. 66985 Turner Entertainment

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