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A woman is kidnapped. While in captivity, she manages to send a message out with a wandering cat. The cat's owner calls the FBI. The FBI tries to follow the cat. Jealous boyfriends and nosy... See full summary »

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A woman is kidnapped. While in captivity, she manages to send a message out with a wandering cat. The cat's owner calls the FBI. The FBI tries to follow the cat. Jealous boyfriends and nosy neighbours also get in the act. Written by Rob Brown <robbrown@tibalt.supernet.ab.ca>

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It takes a Siamese secret agent to unravel the PURR-fect crime! See more »

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2 December 1965 (USA)  »

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Un gato del F.B.I.  »

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Trivia

"Diabolically Clever" could be a substitute name for DC Randall. Patty Randall said 'DC is really diabolically clever' to FBI Supervisor Newton, the same evening Margaret Miller was successfully rescued. See more »

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After Agent Zeke Kelso got DC's paw prints, DC should still have ink on his feet. However, DC doesn't leave any paw prints on the laundry hamper he steps on before DC jumps out the window, escaping. See more »

Quotes

[after Iggy turns fan on to clear away the smoke, the numerous dollar bills of money start flying out of the suitcase]
Dan: [irately, after turning fan off] What goes on in that pea brain of yours?
Iggy: [weak smile] I forgot about the loot! Forgot. Forgot.
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That Darn Cat!
Sung by Bobby Darin
Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
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Not bad for a Disney comedy
26 February 1999 | by (Denver, CO) – See all my reviews

This is probably about as good as the Disney comedies of the 50's and 60's get. I think one reason it works is that it doesn't exist in that goody-two-shoes world where many Disney films of the past took place. The crooks in this film are nasty guys, they steal, kidnap, and nearly beat and kill their female hostage. Not that that's a good thing, but it's certainly uncharacteristic for a Disney film. The script is also well written, the dialogue is, for the most part, believable. It does get a little too long toward the end though.


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