Suddenly, Last Summer
Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Fiction : 114' / Camp, Classic

Catherine Holly, a young woman of high society, witnesses the violent death of her cousin on a trip. To keep this event a secret, her aunt tries to convince a psychiatrist to erase her memory through a lobotomy.


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/ Details

Year: 1959

Country: USA

Language: english

Subtitles: portuguese

With: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Merces McCambridge, Gary Raymond, David Camero

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Joseph L. Mankiewicz


Joseph L. Mankiewicz was an American film director, screenwriter and producer. Born in the United States of America in 1909, he had a long and multi-award-winning career in Hollywood. Owner of diverse filmography, he is known for his intelligent and sophisticated writing and a subtle and ironic directing style.



1972 - Sleuth (Feature Film)

1963 - Cleopatra (Feature Film)

1959 - Suddenly Last Summer (Feature Film)

1955 - Guys and Dolls (Feature Film)

1954 - The Barefoot Contessa (Feature Film)

1953 - Julius Caesar (Feature Film)

1950 - All about Eve (Feature Film)

1950 - No Way Out (Feature Film)

1949 - A Letter to Three Wives (Feature Film)

1947 - The Ghost and Mrs Muir (Feature Film)

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