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Miss Minoes (2001)

Minoes (original title)
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A cat who turns into a young woman helps a journalist protect their town from a factory boss with an evil plan.

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Theo Maassen ...
Sarah Bannier ...
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Meneer Ellemeet
Hans Kesting ...
Harrie de Haringman
Kees Hulst ...
Meneer van Dam
Olga Zuiderhoek ...
Mevrouw van Dam, Tibbe's hospita
Lineke Rijxman ...
Newspaper Editor
Jack Wouterse ...
Burgermeester van Weezel
Paul Haenen ...
Mevrouw Pastoor (voice)
Wim T. Schippers ...
Schele Simon / Simon de Schoolkat (voice)
Loes Luca ...
Tante Moortje (voice)
Hans Teeuwen ...
Tinus (voice)
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Minoes' zus (voice)
Frits Lambrechts ...
Joop (voice)
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Storyline

A cat who turns into a young woman (Minoes) retains some of her feline characteristics and helps a journalist to gather news for the front page of a local newspaper. With the help of Minoes, who can talk to the cats in the small town, he soon discovers that the helpful and popular chairman of the "Club For Friends of Animals" and boss of a nearby factory has evil plans with the village. Written by <nbosboom@hotmail.com>

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always listen to your felines

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Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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Rated PG for brief language, smoking and rude behavior | See all certifications »
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6 December 2001 (Netherlands)  »

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Miss Minoes  »

Box Office

Budget:

€5,328,737 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$604,275 (Europe) (21 December 2001)

Gross:

$6,541 (USA) (30 December 2011)
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Georgina Verbaan and Nadja Hüpscher were other contestants for the lead role. See more »

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In her opening scene, Miss Minoes is wearing heels, but the stunt jumper (from the tree) is wearing flats; look close, it happens fast. See more »

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Referenced in Zomergasten: Episode #22.4 (2009) See more »

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Lovely European film
4 January 2004 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

If you like European films like Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain, you'll most certainly want to see this one, because it's got the same charm and will give you a good feeling afterwards. I'm not sure this movie's available overseas in the U.S., but if you can get your hands on it, buy it, you won't be disappointed!


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