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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
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English or French soundtracks with optional subtitles in French, English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Judith Anderson, Jack Carson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2011
  • 1925-2008
  • 1909-1995
  • 1897-1992
  • 1910-1963
  • 1912-1992
  • 1923-1980
  • 1911-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Newman, Paul
  • Ives, Burl
  • Anderson, Judith
  • Carson, Jack
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Poe, James
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deception
  • Death
  • Muerte
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
  • 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
Control code
ocm67838493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790795683
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569750647 (set)
  • 012569698529
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 841302
  • (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
  • 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
Control code
ocm67838493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790795683
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569750647 (set)
  • 012569698529
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 841302
  • (OCoLC)67838493
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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