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A cat must investigate brutal murders of other cats in a neighborhood he has moved into with his owner.

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Complete credited cast:
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Francis (voice)
Mario Adorf ...
Blaubart (voice)
Helge Schneider ...
Jesaja (voice)
Wolfgang Hess ...
Kong (voice)
Gerhard Garbers ...
Pretorius (voice)
Ulrich Wildgruber ...
Joker (voice)
Mona Seefried ...
Felicitas (voice)
Manfred Steffen ...
Gustav (voice)
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Archie (voice)
Michaela Amler ...
Nhozemphtekh (voice)
Christian Schneller ...
Mendel (voice)
Tobias Lelle ...
Hermann 1 (voice)
Frank Röth ...
Hermann 2 (voice)
Alexandra Mink ...
Pepeline (voice) (as Alexandra Ludwig-Halm)
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Pascal / Claudandus (voice)
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After his owner relocates, the cat Francis in involved in a series of cat murders in the new neighborhood. Francis tries to solve the murder cases with others - including Claudandus, a very knowledgable and old cat. Written by Thomas Meyer <i03a@zfn.uni-bremen.de>

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Felidae - O Gato Detetive  »

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In the English dubbed version of the film, Francis is voiced by Cary Elwes See more »

Goofs

In the beginning when the Citroen ID19 is leaving with the luggage on top, the car turns right at a junction. The blinking indicator light is integrated in the lights on top of the bumper, but in reality it was in the roof. See more »

Quotes

Francis: Let me guess. This latest victim's also a tom, just like the other 4 stiffs.
Blaubart: Smartass. How the hell did you know that?
Francis: It's a guess, but an educated one.
Blaubart: Anyway this time it's tight-assed Deep Purple that's taken out his last rat. His throat looks exactly though someone decided to test an ice pick to see if it works.
Francis: One question, was he castrated?
Blaubart: Purple had his jewels intact, but, he couldn't get it up anymore.
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Referenced in Phineas and Ferb: Sidetracked (2013) See more »

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Felidae
Written by Boy George and John Themis
Produced by John Themis
Sung by Boy George
Thanks to Tony Gordon, Wedge Music
Courtesy of Virgin Records Ltd.
Published by EMI Music Publishing
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This is NOTHING like the Aristocats!
27 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What you are looking at is the best film about cats. Ever.

This is the best film about cats I seen so far. And I saw... three (not much), "That Darn Cat" and "The Aristocats" and... well, Felidae. This one beats them both with one hand. It has a realistic setting, believable characters, a serious plot, great voice acting (English dub). Also the animation is superb. And cats are portrayed very naturalistically: nice job, animators!

Unless you are a sensitive person, DO watch the film. To like it, you must like cats, animation AND murder mysteries.

P.S. And it is NOT 4kids.


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