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Summary Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son.

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Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 16 Critic Reviews
84
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 16 User Ratings
7.6
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Summary Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son.

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 16 Critic Reviews
84
75% Positive
12 Reviews
25% Mixed
4 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 16 Critic Reviews
84
75% Positive
12 Reviews
25% Mixed
4 Reviews
0% Negative
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 16 User Ratings
7.6
94% Positive
15 Ratings
6% Mixed
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 16 User Ratings
7.6
94% Positive
15 Ratings
6% Mixed
1 Rating
0% Negative
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Production Company Avon Productions (II)
Release Date Aug 29, 1958
Duration 1 h 48 m
Rating Approved
Genres
Tagline Just one pillow on her bed ... and just one desire in her heart!
Academy Awards, USA
6 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
2 Nominations
Laurel Awards
• 1 Win & 3 Nominations