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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1984)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  19 August 1984 (USA)
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An alcoholic and femme fatale face troubles before a family reunion.

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

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American Playhouse: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof  »

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The original play "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof" by Tennessee Williams opened at the Morosco Theater in New York on March 24, 1955, ran for 694 performances and was nominated for the 1956 Tony Award (New York City) for the Best Play. The play also won the Pulitzer Prize in Drama in 1955. See more »

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GREAT DRAMA
22 November 2002 | by (San Diego, CA) – See all my reviews

Wonderfully acted stage production of Williams' classic play. This first aired on Showtime in 1984 or 1985 and I can still recall being a small boy absolutely loving this. Lange is so fiery (and even humorous) in her role as Maggie and Jones is so full of emotional and physical pain as Brick. The other performances are just as solid. Beautiful set designs and nice southern music add on to the positive elements of this great drama.


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