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P.S. Your Cat Is Dead! (2002)

 -  Comedy  -  22 February 2002 (USA)
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Jimmy (Guttenberg) and Kate (Watros) are in the middle of a break-up and completely oblivious to the fact that they're being robbed...by a gay guy. Kate splits, leaving Jimmy alone in the ... See full summary »

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Eddie Tesoro
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Jimmy Zoole
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Carmine
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Jimmy (Guttenberg) and Kate (Watros) are in the middle of a break-up and completely oblivious to the fact that they're being robbed...by a gay guy. Kate splits, leaving Jimmy alone in the house with the burgular (Boyar). They confront one another, start talking (?), and suddenly Jimmy's wondering if he's really, you know..."sensitive". Written by Anonymous

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Life. Love. And a little payback

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Rated R for language, drug and sexual content | See all certifications »

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Por cierto, tu gato ha muerto  »

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When he gives Eddie his New Year's smoke, Jimmy sets the pack of cigarettes down twice. See more »

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Jimmy Zoole: What did you do with the pages in the metal box?... My book?
Eddie Tesoro: That was a book? I thought it was toilet paper. If you let me up, I'll show you how I walked for a week. Your book gave me a rash.
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References The Jerry Springer Show (1991) See more »

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Shirley's Song
Written, Produced and Recorded by Michael Sembello, Scott Adams, Joe Mass and Ken Myers
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Small, personal movie --very like an off-Broadway play.
22 August 2003 | by (Carmel New York) – See all my reviews

This is a small film dealing with people going through breakdowns of various relationships. The main character is on the verge of being evicted from his apartment, having his girl-friend leaving him for another man, learning that his feline companion has died from a urinary infection at the vet's, and being burgled for a second time in two day's.

Steve Guttenberg does a super job as Jimmy, the main character. In fact, the entire cast does excellent work, especially, Ms Watrous, as the Jimmy's girl friend, and Lombardy, the young actor who plays the burglar.

The sense of outrage and loss which Jimmy feels comes across powerfully, as he takes his frustration out on the captured burglar who is bound and strapped semi-nude over the kitchen sink. What could have become ludicrous becomes very touching as each of them slowly realizes that they have much more in common than they could ever have realized. They are each others salvation! (Actually, it seems that the core of this awareness has been edited out because things happen a little too quickly! Several lines don't make sense)

I would say that the film does not go far enough in conveying the emotion that is developing between Jimmy and the burglar. There is a holding back which does not seem realistic. Even on the special feature section of the DVD the cast was responding to the final scenes and began shouting out comments as to the lack of physical expression between the two men.


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