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That Darn Cat! (1965)

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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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cat | fbi | hostage | wristwatch | bank robbery | See more »

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They'll crack this case by a whisker. See more »

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Comedy | Thriller

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2 December 1965 (USA)  »

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That Darn Cat!  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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Trivia

Three celebrity names were mentioned once, two by Supervisor Newton. Newton mentioned Mack Sennett and Chester Conklin, the morning after the first evening, when Kelso had 4 agents, Spires, Graham, Kelly and Cahill followed DC. Two days later, (the morning before kidnapped bank-teller, Margaret Miller was rescued) jeweler Hofstedder mentioned private investigator, Eliot Ness's name. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning of the film [0:19:30 - 0:20:45], after DC pulls down Gregory Benson's duck from the string, you can see the fishing line that was used to pull down the duck. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Iggy: [as Iggy buys four different newspapers, Iggy sees DC smelling the salmon, he had just purchased] Hey, what do you say fella? Hey, you're taking my food, huh?
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Referenced in That Darn Punk (2001) See more »

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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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