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Brick Pollitt (Character)
from Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof -- Paul Newman, Elizabeth Taylor and Burl Ives make this adaptation of Tennessee Williams's story about a plantation owner succumbing to cancer one of the most acclaimed movies in history.

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Brick is the favorite son of Big Daddy and mourned lover... See more »
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Brick

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  1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1984) (TV) Played by Tommy Lee Jones
    ... aka "American Playhouse: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" - USA (anthology series)

  2. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976) (TV) Played by Robert Wagner (as Brick)

  3. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) Played by Paul Newman

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Quotes:
From Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
Brick Pollitt: Why'd you let Mama buy all this stuff?
Harvey 'Big Daddy' Pollitt: The human animal is a beast that must die. If he's got money, he buys and buys and buys everything he can, in the crazy hope one of those things will be life-everlasting, which it can never be. I've suddenly noticed you don't call me Big Daddy anymore. If you needed a big daddy, why didn't you come to me? If you needed someone to lean on, why Skipper? Why not me? I'm your father! Why didn't you come to your kinfolk, the people that love you?
Brick Pollitt: You don't know what love means! To you, it's just another four-letter word.
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