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The Resource Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon Production ; Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Richard Brooks

Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon Production ; Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Richard Brooks

Label
Cat on a hot tin roof
Title
Cat on a hot tin roof
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon Production ; Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Richard Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Production personnel
Producer
Set designer
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
Related
Cataloging source
NJT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, William Daniels ; art directors, William A. Horning and Urie McCleary ; set decorations, Henry Grace, Robert Priestley ; special effects, Lee LeBlanc ; assistant director, William Shanks ; film editor, Ferris Webster ; recording supervisor, Wesley C. Miller ; wardrobe by Helen Rose
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C36 1999
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Jack Carson, Judith Anderson, Madeleine Sherwood, Larry Gates, Vaughn Taylor
Runtime
108
Technique
live action
Label
Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon Production ; Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Richard Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced in 1958 as motion picture
  • Based on the play Cat on a hot tin roof by Tennessee Williams
  • Also issued as part of the box set Elizabeth Taylor the signature collection
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
Contents
Side A. Standard presentation -- side B. Widescreen presentation
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744513
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569507524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 65075
  • 67039
  • 65075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm54447434
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard version modified to fit screen, widescreen version preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono; dual sided disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cat on a hot tin roof, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents an Avon Production ; Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Richard Brooks and James Poe ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Richard Brooks
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced in 1958 as motion picture
  • Based on the play Cat on a hot tin roof by Tennessee Williams
  • Also issued as part of the box set Elizabeth Taylor the signature collection
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
Contents
Side A. Standard presentation -- side B. Widescreen presentation
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744513
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569507524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 65075
  • 67039
  • 65075
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm54447434
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard version modified to fit screen, widescreen version preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono; dual sided disc
Video recording format
DVD

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