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The Cat Creeps (1946)

Approved | | Mystery | 17 May 1946 (USA)
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A black cat is suspected of being possessed by the spirit of a elderly murdered woman.

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Pidge 'Flash' Laurie
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Tom McGalvey
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Connie Palmer
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Walter Elliot
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Kyra Goran
Vera Lewis ...
Cora Williams
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James Walsh (as William Davidson)
Arthur Loft ...
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Jerry Jerome ...
Politch - Reporter
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A black cat is suspected of being possessed by the spirit of a elderly murdered woman.

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A THRILL a Minute...A SHIVER a Second...As An Unseen KILLER Stalks Thru the Night! See more »

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Filming began January 3, 1946. There would be no more horror titles produced at Universal until 1951's "The Strange Door" (unless one wishes to include the Abbott and Costello spoofs that began with 1948's "Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein")."The Cat Creeps" was issued on a double bill with "She-Wolf of London," on May 17,1946,Universal's last horror double feature of the 40's. See more »

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Film Creeps
28 February 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Cat Creeps, The (1946)

* 1/2 (out of 4)

Poor Universal "B" mystery about a group of greedy folks trying to locate $200,000 at a creepy mansion. A reporter is also along for the ride as bodies start to pile up. Once again, if you've seen one of these "B" mysteries then you've seen them all. We get the same group a characters being led by the same smartass reporter who comes off dumb yet he's able to solve the case each and every time.

As of now Universal hasn't issued this on DVD. If you want to view the film there is an unofficial version floating around from 16mm prints.


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