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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 Tennessee Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks

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 Tennessee Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks

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 Tennessee Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Cat on a hot tin roof (Motion picture)
Credits note
Producer, Lawrence Weingarten ; director, Richard Brooks ; screenplay, Richard Brooks, James Poe
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or French soundtracks with optional subtitles in French, English or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.85
LC item number
.C386 2006
PerformerNote
Cast: 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
  • 1897-1975
  • 1912-1992
  • 1923-1980
  • 1911-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Newman, Paul
  • Ives, Burl
  • Anderson, Judith
  • Carson, Jack
  • Weingarten, Lawrence
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Poe, James
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Families
  • Alcoholics
  • Gay men
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Deception
  • Death
  • Muerte
  • Alcoholics
  • Death
  • Deception
  • Families
  • Fathers and sons
  • Gay men
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mississippi
  • Deception
  • Death
  • Spanish language materials
  • French language materials
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 Tennessee Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc."--Back cover of container
  • Originally produced 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
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
Control code
ocm67838493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780790795683
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569698529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67838493
  • (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 Tennessee Williams ; directed by Richard Brooks
Publication
Note
  • "Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc."--Back cover of container
  • Originally produced 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
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
Control code
ocm67838493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780790795683
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569698529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66985
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67838493
  • (OCoLC)67838493
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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