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.

  1. Richard Brooks

    Director, Screenplay

  2. James Poe


Top Billed Cast

  1. Elizabeth Taylor

    Elizabeth Taylor


  2. Paul Newman

    Paul Newman


  3. Burl Ives

    Burl Ives

    Harvey „Big Daddy” Pollitt

  4. Judith Anderson

    Judith Anderson

    Big Momma

  5. Jack Carson

    Jack Carson


Full Cast & Crew

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof



Status Released

Release Information

  • September 20, 1958


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 48m

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $17,570,324.00



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