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Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)

NR 1959-12-22 (US) ThrillerDramaMystery 1h 54m
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Suddenly, last summer, Cathy knew she was being used for something evil!


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.

  1. Joseph L. Mankiewicz


  2. Tennessee Williams


  3. Gore Vidal


Top Billed Cast

  1. Elizabeth Taylor

    Elizabeth Taylor

    Catherine Holly

  2. Katharine Hepburn

    Katharine Hepburn

    Violet Venable

  3. Montgomery Clift

    Montgomery Clift

    Dr. Cukrowicz

  4. Albert Dekker

    Albert Dekker

    Lawrence Hockstader

  5. Mercedes McCambridge

    Mercedes McCambridge

    Grace Holly

  6. Gary Raymond

    Gary Raymond

    George Holly

  7. Mavis Villiers

    Mavis Villiers

    Miss Foxhill

  8. Patricia Marmont

    Patricia Marmont

    Nurse Benson

  9. Joan Young

    Joan Young

    Sister Felicity

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Suddenly, Last Summer
Suddenly, Last Summer

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $9,000,000.00


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