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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 | kidnapping | bank robbery | See more »

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

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Comedy | Thriller

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2 December 1965 (USA)  »

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Un gato del F.B.I.  »

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1.75 : 1
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At the drive-in theatre, ticket-taker, Burton was ordered to chase DC, away by the drive-in manager. Burton's chase of DC ended when he fell in a Volkswagen, with an open top that was open with two dummies, one dressed as a male and the other one was dressed as a female. See more »

Goofs

When Margaret Mitchell took off her watch to scratch HELP on the back, the metal, on the back of her wristwatch, almost seams weaker than aluminum, too easy to make a mark with a knife blade. 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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Referenced in M*A*S*H: That Darn Kid (1982) See more »

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That Darn Cat!
Sung by Bobby Darin
Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
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A Hoot!
18 October 2003 | by (Freeport, Maine) – See all my reviews

I hadn't seen this movie in 30 years when my kids decided to rent it the other night! The cast is classic, from The Riddler(Batman), to Roddy McDowell, to Uncle Charlie(My Three Sons). And of course, Dean Jones and Haley Mills. It's one of those timeless, goofy Disney comedy classics that stands in a kitsch class of it's own! Ya gotta see it again!

YMMV if you're a tweener at this point (too mature for it's cornball silliness, and too young to be nostalgic!)


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