Tennessee Williams based his screenplay on Oscar Sauls adaptation of Williams Pulitzer Prize-winning play set in a grimy New Orleans project. The story of the fragile sentimentalism of a former prostitute who visits her sister only to be taunted mercilessly by her childish brother-in-law. Academy Award Nominations: 12, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor (Marlon Brando), and Best Screeplay. Academy Awards: 4, including Best Actress (Vivien Leigh), Best Supporting Actress (Kim Hunter), and Best Supporting Actor (Karl Malden).
Release Date: 02 October 2006
Certificate: 15 - Suitable for Persons Aged 15 or Over
Running Time: 119 minutes
Production Year: 1951
Main Language: English