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1. A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

PG | 122 min | Drama

8.1
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Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Oscar Saul | Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter, Karl Malden

Votes: 69,254

2. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

Approved | 108 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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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.

Writers: Richard Brooks, James Poe, Tennessee Williams | Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Jack Carson

Votes: 29,885

3. Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)

Unrated | 114 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.7
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The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Gore Vidal | Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift, Albert Dekker

Votes: 8,876

4. The Night of the Iguana (1964)

Approved | 125 min | Drama

7.8
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A defrocked Episcopal clergyman leads a bus-load of middle-aged Baptist women on a tour of the Mexican coast and comes to terms with the failure haunting his life.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Anthony Veiller, John Huston | Director: John Huston | Stars: Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr, Sue Lyon

Votes: 7,680

5. Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Approved | 120 min | Drama

7.5
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Drifter Chance Wayne returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Arriving with him is a faded film star he picked up along the way, Alexandra Del Lago. ... See full summary »

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Richard Brooks | Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Paul Newman, Geraldine Page, Shirley Knight, Ed Begley

Votes: 4,588

6. Baby Doll (1956)

Approved | 114 min | Drama

7.5
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Steamy tale of two Southern rivals and a sensuous 19-year-old virgin.

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Elia Kazan | Stars: Karl Malden, Carroll Baker, Eli Wallach, Mildred Dunnock

Votes: 4,183

7. Senso (1954)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.6
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A troubled and neurotic Italian Countess betrays her entire country for a self-destructive love affair with an Austrian Lieutenant.

Writers: Luchino Visconti, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Camillo Boito, Carlo Alianello, Giorgio Bassani, Giorgio Prosperi, Tennessee Williams, Paul Bowles | Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Farley Granger, Alida Valli, Heinz Moog, Rina Morelli

Votes: 3,423

8. The Fugitive Kind (1960)

Approved | 119 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Val Xavier, a drifter of obscure origins arrives at a small town and gets a job in a store run by Lady Torrence, a sex-starved woman whose husband Jabe M. Torrance is dying of cancer ... See full summary »

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Meade Roberts | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Marlon Brando, Joanne Woodward, Anna Magnani, Maureen Stapleton

Votes: 3,226

9. This Property Is Condemned (1966)

Unrated | 110 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A railroad official, Owen Legate comes to Dodson, Mississippi to shut down much of the town's railway (town's main income). Owen unexpectedly finds love with Dodson's flirt and main ... See full summary »

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Francis Ford Coppola, Fred Coe, Edith R. Sommer | Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Charles Bronson, Kate Reid

Votes: 3,159

10. Here Without Me (2011)

100 min | Drama, Family

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The story is about the world of a small family with familiar dreams and not so remarkable problems. The mother is trying to lead everything to save her family, but small events disarrange all her plans.

Writers: Bahram Tavakoli, Tennessee Williams | Director: Bahram Tavakoli | Stars: Saber Abbar, Negar Javaherian, Fatemah Motamed-Aria, Parsa Pirouzfar

Votes: 2,724

11. The Rose Tattoo (1955)

Unrated | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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An Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana is disturbed when truck driver Rosario Delle Rose is killed by police while smuggling. His buxom widow Serafina miscarries, then over a period ... See full summary »

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Hal Kanter | Director: Daniel Mann | Stars: Anna Magnani, Burt Lancaster, Marisa Pavan, Ben Cooper

Votes: 2,310

12. The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1961)

Approved | 103 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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Critics and the public say Karen Stone is too old -- as she approaches 50 -- for her role in a play she is about to take to Broadway. Her businessman husband, 20 years her senior, has been ... See full summary »

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Gavin Lambert, Jan Read | Director: José Quintero | Stars: Vivien Leigh, Warren Beatty, Coral Browne, Jill St. John

Votes: 1,598

13. The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (2008)

PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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Tells the story of Fisher Willow, the disliked 1920s Memphis débutante daughter of a plantation owner with a distaste for narrow-minded people and a penchant for shocking and insulting ... See full summary »

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Jodie Markell | Stars: Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Evans, Will Patton, Ann-Margret

Votes: 1,525

14. The Glass Menagerie (1987)

PG | 134 min | Drama

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A son longs to escape from his stifling home, where his genteel mother worries about the future prospects of his lame, shy sister.

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Paul Newman | Stars: Joanne Woodward, John Malkovich, Karen Allen, James Naughton

Votes: 1,506

15. Summer and Smoke (1961)

118 min | Drama, Romance

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Plain, repressed spinster falls for a dashing young medical student, but he prefers the wilder life, until it's too late.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, James Poe, Meade Roberts | Director: Peter Glenville | Stars: Laurence Harvey, Geraldine Page, Rita Moreno, Una Merkel

Votes: 1,296

16. Today (1952– )

240 min | News, Talk-Show

5.3
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A daily live broadcast provides current domestic and international news, weather reports and interviews with news-makers from the worlds of politics, business, media, entertainment and sports.

Creator: Sylvester L. Weaver Jr. | Stars: Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Al Roker

Votes: 993

17. The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (2003 TV Movie)

R | 114 min | Drama

6.5
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A failing star is faced with a life-style change when her rich husband suddenly dies while they are en route to Italy. She then sets off in a series of flings with gigolos found for her by ... See full summary »

Writers: Martin Sherman, Tennessee Williams | Director: Robert Allan Ackerman | Stars: Helen Mirren, Olivier Martinez, Anne Bancroft, Rodrigo Santoro

Votes: 975

18. Boom! (1968)

PG | 110 min | Drama, Thriller

5.7
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Explores the confrontation between the woman who has everything, including emptiness, and a penniless poet who has nothing but the ability to fill a wealthy woman's needs.

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Noel Coward, Joanna Shimkus

Votes: 853

19. A Streetcar Named Desire (1995 TV Movie)

156 min | Drama

6.8
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Set in the French Quarter of New Orleans during the restless years following World War Two, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE is the story of Blanche DuBois, a fragile and neurotic woman on a ... See full summary »

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Glenn Jordan | Stars: Jessica Lange, Alec Baldwin, John Goodman, Diane Lane

Votes: 789

20. The Glass Menagerie (1950)

Approved | 107 min | Drama

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This first movie version of the Tennessee Williams play about a faded, aging Southern belle, her shy, crippled daughter and her "selfish dreamer" of a son more or less sticks to the ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Berneis, Tennessee Williams | Director: Irving Rapper | Stars: Jane Wyman, Kirk Douglas, Gertrude Lawrence, Arthur Kennedy

Votes: 752

21. The Glass Menagerie (1973 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

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Amanda Wingfield dominates her children with her faded gentility and exaggerated tales of her Southern belle past. Her son plans escape; her daughter withdraws into a dream world. When a "... See full summary »

Writers: Stewart Stern, Tennessee Williams | Director: Anthony Harvey | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Sam Waterston, Joanna Miles, Michael Moriarty

Votes: 750

22. Period of Adjustment (1962)

112 min | Drama, Comedy

6.5
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On December 23rd, Korean War veteran George Haverstick and nurse Isabel Crane - who George lovingly refers to as "Little Bit" - get married in a civil ceremony. They met when George was ... See full summary »

Writers: Isobel Lennart, Tennessee Williams | Director: George Roy Hill | Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Jane Fonda, Jim Hutton, Lois Nettleton

Votes: 687

23. Great Performances (1971– )

132 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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Creators: Marion J. Caffey, Daniel Ezralow, Josh Groban | Stars: Julie Andrews, Plácido Domingo, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming

Votes: 359

24. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1984 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 144 min | Drama

6.8
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An alcoholic and femme fatale face troubles before a family reunion.

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Jack Hofsiss | Stars: Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones, Rip Torn, Kim Stanley

Votes: 335

25. Sweet Bird of Youth (1989 TV Movie)

95 min | Drama

6.2
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The melodrama of a failing, aging movie star who takes up with an ambitious masseur who takes her home only to show off in front of his former girl friend and her powerful father.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Gavin Lambert | Director: Nicolas Roeg | Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Mark Harmon, Valerie Perrine, Kevin Geer

Votes: 313

26. A Streetcar Named Desire (1984 TV Movie)

119 min | Drama

7.0
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Blanche Dubois goes to visit her pregnant sister and husband Stanley in New Orleans. Stanley doesn't like her, and starts pushing her for information on some property he know was left to ... See full summary »

Writers: Oscar Saul, Tennessee Williams | Director: John Erman | Stars: Ann-Margret, Treat Williams, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid

Votes: 294

27. Pool Days (1993)

27 min | Drama, Short

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Justin, a 17-year old entering his final year of high school, gets a job as a life guard at a fitness center. Surrounded by hard bodies of both sexes and instructed by his boss to keep an ... See full summary »

Writer: Brian Sloan | Director: Brian Sloan | Stars: Josh Philip Weinstein, Nick Kokotakis, Kimberly Flynn, Richard Salamanca

Votes: 200

28. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.3
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The story of conflicts, power plays and secrets in a wealthy Mississippi family.

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Robert Moore | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Maureen Stapleton, Jack Hedley, Robert Wagner

Votes: 189

29. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: Suddenly, Last Summer (1993)

82 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.3
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The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth.

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Richard Eyre | Stars: Maggie Smith, Rob Lowe, Gillian Raine, Richard E. Grant

Votes: 182

30. Orpheus Descending (1990 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 117 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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Val Xavier is a drifter in 1940's Mississippi who brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman trapped in a loveless marriage.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Peter Hall | Director: Peter Hall | Stars: Kevin Anderson, Brad Sullivan, Manning Redwood, Vanessa Redgrave

Votes: 166

31. Last of the Mobile Hot Shots (1970)

X | 100 min | Drama

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Writers: Tennessee Williams, Gore Vidal | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: James Coburn, Lynn Redgrave, Robert Hooks, Perry Hayes

Votes: 164

32. Akale (2004)

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Human fragility inspired by "Glass Menagerie"; an Anglo-Indian family in northern Kerala. Neil, a middle-aged writer, struggles with the story of his life, which he has promised to give to ... See full summary »

Writers: Shyamaprasad, Tennessee Williams | Director: Shyamaprasad | Stars: Prithviraj Sukumaran, Sheela, Geethu Mohandas, Tom George

Votes: 163

33. Noir et blanc (1986)

80 min | Drama

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Antoine is an accountant, uptight and withdrawn, married to Edith, who picks out his clothes and shoes. He's assigned to a fitness gymnasium for a month to straighten out their books. The ... See full summary »

Writer: Claire Devers | Director: Claire Devers | Stars: Catherine Belkhodja, Marc Berman, Arnaud Carbonnier, Isaach De Bankolé

Votes: 109

34. American Playhouse (1981– )

Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Stars: Robert Minkoff, Deanna Dunagan, Sada Thompson, Elizabeth Franz

Votes: 107

35. The David Frost Show (1969–1972)

90 min | Talk-Show

8.5
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Stars: David Frost, Gerri Granger, Tiny Tim, Dana Valery

Votes: 92

36. Kraft Theatre (1947–1958)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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A well-received anthology series presenting live television dramas.

Stars: Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 88

37. National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire (2014)

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Set in the French Quarter of New Orleans during the restless years following World War Two, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE is the story of Blanche DuBois, a fragile and neurotic woman on a ... See full summary »

Writer: Tennessee Williams | Directors: Benedict Andrews, Nick Wickham | Stars: Gillian Anderson, Clare Burt, Lachele Carl, Branwell Donaghey

Votes: 85

38. Hollywood and the Stars (1963– )

30 min

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Stars: Joseph Cotten, Rita Hayworth, Paul Newman, Humphrey Bogart

Votes: 74

39. The 44th Annual Academy Awards (1972 TV Special)

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Director: Marty Pasetta | Stars: Ann-Margret, Karen Black, Yvonne Blake, Peter Bogdanovich

Votes: 72

40. The Yellow Bird (2001)

30 min | Short, Drama

7.3
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A young girl escapes form the boredom of a small town existence in the 1930s.

Writers: Faye Dunaway, Tennessee Williams | Director: Faye Dunaway | Stars: Tennessee Williams, James Coburn, Jimmy Bangley, Brenda Blethyn

Votes: 67

41. V.I.P.-Schaukel (1971– )

60 min | Documentary

7.9
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Stars: Margret Dünser, Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II, Carroll Righter

Votes: 63

42. The Migrants (1974 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

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A look at the lives of migratory farm workers, focusing on one family.

Writers: Tennessee Williams, Lanford Wilson | Director: Tom Gries | Stars: Cloris Leachman, Ron Howard, Sissy Spacek, Cindy Williams

Votes: 61

43. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

7.5
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Stars: Charles Gray, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud, Eric Porter

Votes: 59

44. Matinee Theatre (1955–1958)

60 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

8.2
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A daily anthology show, featuring orginal material, as well as adaptations of literary classics.

Stars: John Conte, Johnny Crawford, Sarah Churchill, Peggy McCay

Votes: 54

45. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: Eccentricities of a Nightingale (1976)

120 min | Biography, Drama, Music

8.6
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Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Glenn Jordan | Stars: Blythe Danner, Frank Langella, Tim O'Connor, Louise Latham

Votes: 49

46. The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1979 TV Special)

95 min | Music

7.0
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Writers: Don Baer, Sara Lukinson, George Stevens Jr. | Director: Don Mischer | Stars: Alan Alda, Jane Alexander, Elizabeth Ashley, Count Basie

Votes: 46

47. Actor's Studio (1948–1950)

30 min | Drama

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Produced by the ABC as its television network was just getting off the ground, this program was one of the first dramatic series television to attract top-name actors and actresses. ... See full summary »

Stars: Marc Connelly, George Keane, Don Hanmer, Nancy Franklin

Votes: 45

48. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: A Streetcar Named Desire (1998)

166 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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Writers: Philip Littell, Tennessee Williams | Director: Kirk Browning | Stars: Renée Fleming, Elizabeth Futral, Judith Forst, Rodney Gilfry

Votes: 43

49. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Derek Francis, Alfred Burke, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 37