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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Reviews

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Josh Larsen
June 27, 2011 watching a melodrama in a sauna. It's just too much.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 30, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
April 13, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
December 22, 2010
Classics-loving teens will appreciate family melodrama.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Matthew Pejkovic
Matt's Movie Reviews
July 6, 2010
It is a fine piece of acting by Paul Newman, the Southern gentlemen portraying his fragile and haunted character with an unparalleled amount of soul, which he had imbedded in many of his characters.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Bob Grimm
Las Vegas Mercury
August 1, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Rebecca Murray
October 8, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Cole Smithey
October 10, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
Variety Staff
April 8, 2008
An intense, important motion picture.
Top Critic
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
June 24, 2006
As so often with adaptations of Williams, it frequently errs on the side of overstatement and pretension, but still remains immensely enjoyable as a piece of cod-Freudian codswallop.
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)
October 11, 2002
| Original Score: 5/5
Rob Blackwelder
December 17, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
November 15, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
May 1, 2006
...the dialogue is so absorbing and the acting so intense, we hardly notice that 108 minutes go by or that there is a whole lot less to the plot than meets the eye.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Mark Bourne
April 30, 2006
Still, this potentially over-scrubbed production kept enough of Williams' energy and poetic Americana intact, fleshing it up with an ensemble of career-imprinting performances and MGM production lavishness.
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 8, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly
April 13, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
February 27, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
This is a classic for good reason; it stands repeated viewing.
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