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The Resource Suddenly, last summer, Columbia ; Sam Spiegel presents ; screenplay by Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams ; a Horizon Pictures (G.B.) Limited production in association with Academy Pictures and Camp Films ; produced by Sam Speigel ; directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (DVD)

Suddenly, last summer, Columbia ; Sam Spiegel presents ; screenplay by Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams ; a Horizon Pictures (G.B.) Limited production in association with Academy Pictures and Camp Films ; produced by Sam Speigel ; directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (DVD)

Label
Suddenly, last summer
Title
Suddenly, last summer
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; Sam Spiegel presents ; screenplay by Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams ; a Horizon Pictures (G.B.) Limited production in association with Academy Pictures and Camp Films ; produced by Sam Speigel ; directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engspapor
  • engspaporchikortha
  • eng
Summary
Beautiful Catherine Holly is committed to a mental institution after witnessing the horrible death of her cousin at the hands of cannibals. Her rich aunt tries to influence a young neurosurgeon to surgically end Catherine's haunting hallucinations. By utilizing injections of truth serum, the neurosurgeon discovers that Catherine's delusions are in fact true and must confront the rich aunt about her own involvement in her son's violent death
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production designer, Oliver Messel ; music composed by Buxton Orr & Malcolm Arnold, conducted by Buxton Orr ; director of photography, Jack Hildyard ; editor, Thomas G. Stanford
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English (mono), Spanish, or Portuguese language soundtrack, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean & Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Montgomery Clift, Katharine Hepburn, Albert Dekker, Merceded McCambridge, Gary Raymond, Mavis Villiers, Joan Young, Patricia Marmont, Maria Britneva, David Cameron
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-
  • 1911-1983
  • 1932-
  • 1907-2003
  • 1911-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mankiewicz, Joseph L
  • Spiegel, Sam
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Clift, Montgomery
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Horizon Pictures (G.B.)
  • Academy Pictures
  • Camp Films (Firm)
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
114
Series statement
Columbia classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Women
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Mothers and sons
  • Murder victims' families
  • Cannibalism
  • Narcoanalysis
  • New Orleans (La.)
Technique
live action
Label
Suddenly, last summer, Columbia ; Sam Spiegel presents ; screenplay by Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams ; a Horizon Pictures (G.B.) Limited production in association with Academy Pictures and Camp Films ; produced by Sam Speigel ; directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1) on side A, full screen format on side B
  • "Adapted from the play Suddenly last summer by Tennessee Williams."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features include: Production notes ; interactive menus ; video photo montage ; vintage advertising ; talent files ; theatrical trailer ; bonus trailers ; scene selections
Control code
ocm44902330
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780767847490
Other control number
043396047525
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
04752
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-7045
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Label
Suddenly, last summer, Columbia ; Sam Spiegel presents ; screenplay by Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams ; a Horizon Pictures (G.B.) Limited production in association with Academy Pictures and Camp Films ; produced by Sam Speigel ; directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1) on side A, full screen format on side B
  • "Adapted from the play Suddenly last summer by Tennessee Williams."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features include: Production notes ; interactive menus ; video photo montage ; vintage advertising ; talent files ; theatrical trailer ; bonus trailers ; scene selections
Control code
ocm44902330
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780767847490
Other control number
043396047525
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
04752
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-7045
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital

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