Episode Detail: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - American Playhouse
Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones and Rip Torn star in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," Tennessee Williams' drama of family tensions and jealousy on a Mississippi plantation. This production restores references to homosexuality eliminated in the 1958 Taylor-Newman movie. Big Mama: Kim Stanley. Gooper: David Dukes. Mae: Penny Fuller. Directed by Jack Hofsiss, who won a 1979 Tony for "The Elephant Man."