Sunday, February 5, 2017

"Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" Producer Lawrence Weingarten 1975 Hillside Cemetery

Lawrence Weingarten (December 30, 1897 – February 5, 1975) was an American film producer for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. 

He received the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award in 1974. 

Weingarten died of leukemia in 1975 at the age of 77.[1] He is buried beside his wife Jessie at Hillside Cemetery in Culver City, California. 

Filmography as producer

The Broadway Melody (1929)
Sidewalks of New York (1931)
Sadie McKee (1934)
The Bishop Misbehaves (1935)
Rendezvous (1935)

Libeled Lady (1936) (Academy Award nomination)
A Day at the Races (1937) (uncredited)
I Take This Woman (1940)
I Love You Again (1940)
Adam's Rib (1949)
Invitation (1952)
Pat and Mike (1952)

The Actress (1953)
Rhapsody (1954)
The Tender Trap (1955)

I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955)
Don't Go Near the Water (1957)

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) (Academy Award and BAFTA nominations)

The Honeymoon Machine (1961)

Period of Adjustment (1962)

The Impossible Years (1968)


1. "Lawrence Weingarten, 77, Dies; Produced 75 Movies for M-G-M". New York Times. February 9, 1975. (United Press International) Lawrence Weingarten, the movie producer, died Thursday of leukemia. He was 77 years old.

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