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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Directed by Richard Brooks
United States, 1958
Drama

Synopsis

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.

Synopsis

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.

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Cat on a Hot Tin RoofDirected byRichard Brooks

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Academy Awards
1959 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture
National Board of Review
1958 | Winner: Top Ten Films
BAFTA Awards
1959 | 3 nominations including: Best Film from any Source
Directors Guild of America
1959 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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