Movies Written By Tennessee Williams

This is a list of films written by Tennessee Williams, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Tennessee Williams is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Tennessee Williams screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Tennessee Williams films are not included on this list. Tennessee Williams has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Tennessee Williams films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

List contains movies like A Streetcar Named Desire and The Night of the Iguana.

You can use this list to answer the questions, "What movies did Tennessee Williams write?" and "How many movies did Tennessee Williams write?"

This list includes almost all of Tennessee Williams's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Tennessee Williams wrote in order to find out more about each individual Tennessee Williams film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Tennessee Williams films. {#nodes}

  • A Streetcar Named Desire
    Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Kim Hunter
    • Released: 1951
    • Directed by: Elia Kazan
    Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, this renowned drama follows troubled former schoolteacher Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) as she leaves small-town Mississippi and moves in with her sister, ...more
  • Baby Doll
    Karl Malden, Carroll Baker, Eli Wallach
    • Released: 1956
    • Directed by: Elia Kazan
    Based on a play by Tennessee Williams, "Baby Doll" centers on Archie Lee Meighan (Karl Malden), a failing cotton gin owner who is married to Baby Doll (Carroll Baker), a 19-year old childlike beauty ...more

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  • Boom!
    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Noel Coward
    • Released: 1968
    • Directed by: Joseph Losey
    Secluding herself in an island mansion in the Mediterranean with her servants and nurses, the wealthy Flora "Sissy" Goforth (Elizabeth Taylor) prepares for her impending death -- and she isn't the ...more
  • Suddenly, Last Summer
    Elizabeth Taylor, Montgomery Clift, Katharine Hepburn
    • Released: 1959
    • Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
    In this adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play, young socialite Catherine Holly (Elizabeth Taylor) is traumatized and committed after witnessing her cousin's violent death on a trip to Europe. Her ...more

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  • Summer and Smoke is a two-part, thirteen-scene 1948 play by Tennessee Williams, originally titled Chart of Anatomy when Williams began work on it in 1945. The phrase "summer and smoke" probably comes ...more
  • Ten Blocks on the Camino Real
    Martin Sheen, Albert Dekker, Lotte Lenya
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Jack Landau
    Ten Blocks on the Camino Real is a 1966 drama film written by Tennessee Williams and directed by Jack Landau.