Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Release Date: September 20, 1958

Year    :   1958
Slogan    :   «Just one pillow on her bed... and just one desire in her heart»
Genres    :   Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Avon Production, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Director    :   Richard Brooks
Producers    :   Lawrence Weingarten
Writers    :   Richard Brooks, Tennessee Williams, Tennessee Williams, James Poe
RunTime    :   108 mins.
Budget    :   3000000
Revenue    :   17570324

An alcoholic ex-football player drinks his days away, having failed to come to terms with his sexuality and his real feelings for his football buddy who died after an ambiguous accident. His wife is crucified by her desperation to make him desire her: but he resists the affections of his wife. His reunion with his father—who is dying of cancer—jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son.




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