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1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
In this adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play, young socialite Catherine Holly (Elizabeth Taylor) is traumatized and committed after witnessing her cousin's violent death on a trip to Europe. Her aunt, Violet Venable (Katharine Hepburn), wants to hide the events of her son's death and attempts to bribe young surgeon Dr. John Cukrowicz (Montgomery Clift) to perform a lobotomy on Catherine. But John vows to find out the truth about Catherine's state before taking any action.

Cast: Elizabeth Taylor , Montgomery Clift , Katharine Hepburn , Albert Dekker , Mercedes McCambridge , Gene Raymond , Mavis Villiers , Patricia Marmont

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

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Release Date: December 22nd, 1959|1 hr. 54 min.

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