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.
Director: Richard Brooks
Paul Newman and Elizabeth Taylor are at the height of their glamor and performing prowess in this feverish adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play, with a subtext of sexual repression providing an electric undercurrent.
Tagline: Just one pillow on her bed ... and just one desire in her heart!
Source: based on the play by Tennessee Williams
Certificate: Not Rated
Genres: drama, romance
Producer: Lawrence Weingarten
Editor: Ferris Webster
Director of photography: William H. Daniels
Original music composer: Charles Wolcott
Costume design: Helen Rose
Runtime: 108 min
Sound Mix: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
Color: Color (Metrocolor)