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The Resource Cat on a hot tin roof, M-G-M presents an Avon production in Metrocolor ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennesse Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)

Cat on a hot tin roof, M-G-M presents an Avon production in Metrocolor ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennesse Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)

Label
Cat on a hot tin roof
Title
Cat on a hot tin roof
Statement of responsibility
M-G-M presents an Avon production in Metrocolor ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennesse Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."
Cataloging source
PVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
English or French soundtracks with optional subtitles in French, English or Spanish; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Cast: Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Judith Anderson, Jack Carson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1923-1980
  • 1932-
  • 1925-
  • 1909-1995
  • 1898-1992
  • 1910-1963
  • 1911-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Poe, James
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Newman, Paul
  • Ives, Burl
  • Anderson, Judith
  • Carson, Jack
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deception
  • Death
  • Muerte
  • Deception
  • Death
Technique
live action
Label
Cat on a hot tin roof, M-G-M presents an Avon production in Metrocolor ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennesse Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A DVD release of the motion picture originally produced 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790795683
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569698529
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm67838493
  • (OCoLC)67838493
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cat on a hot tin roof, M-G-M presents an Avon production in Metrocolor ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; based on the play "Cat on a hot tin roof" by Tennesse Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • A DVD release of the motion picture originally produced 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790795683
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569698529
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm67838493
  • (OCoLC)67838493
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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