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That Darn Cat! (1965)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Thriller  |  2 December 1965 (USA)
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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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Comedy | Thriller

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Un gato del F.B.I.  »

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First Walt Disney film of Dean Jones. He became a perennial favorite of the studio throughout the balance of the last half of the 1960's decade and a majority of the 1970's decade. See more »

Goofs

After Cahill accidentally walked into some empty tin cans, that made a loud noise, this scares DC. DC quickly runs away to hide, below a fence. Then DC is up at the top of the same fence-line, not holding on to it by the claws, inside its paws, DC was lifted up to the fence-line, by someone. See more »

Quotes

Canoe Henderson: Oh, I don't know what's gotten into me, I'm all churned up inside!
Patti Randall: I'll tell you what. Why don't you go over to the snack-stand and get yourself a nice pizza. to settle your stomach.
Canoe Henderson: [whining tone] I don't feel like a pizza!
Patti Randall: Well, for Pete's sake, will you stop grumbling and watch the movie?
Canoe Henderson: [Canoe lost his temper] Oh, all these surfing pictures look alike!
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That Darn Cat!
Sung by Bobby Darin
Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
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Disney Should Make More Films Like This
28 May 2002 | by (Cambridge) – See all my reviews

My main problem with Disney now is their live-action films. Although their animated features are miles ahead of every other company's (yes, they are), they seem to have forgotten to add the same quality to their live-action movies. Disney, give us more movies like "That Darn Cat!" (the remake never happened for me) "The Princess Diaries" was very good, in my opinion, but it's nowhere on the level of this movie. Like someone else said, this film doesn't talk down to children; it spurts big, clever words like "conspicuous" and doesn't care whether the kids will get it or not. This film is clever, fast and amazingly funny. In fact, I'm shocked it only got a measly 6 out of 10 here. It deserves much, much more.


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