MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 55,578 this week

Cat Dancers (2008)

TV Movie  -   -  Documentary  -  15 December 2008 (USA)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 233 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 1 critic

The story of the Cat Dancers, one of the world's first exotic tiger entertainment acts, and the tragic accidents that brought their tale to an end.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 16 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1216 titles
created 23 Jan 2012
 
a list of 164 titles
created 30 Apr 2012
 
a list of 20 titles
created 03 May 2012
 
a list of 853 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Cat Dancers" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Cat Dancers (TV Movie 2008)

Cat Dancers (TV Movie 2008) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cat Dancers.

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Joy Holiday ...
Herself (archive footage)
Ron Holiday ...
Himself
Chuck Lizza ...
Himself (archive footage)
Edit

Storyline

The story of the Cat Dancers, one of the world's first exotic tiger entertainment acts, and the tragic accidents that brought their tale to an end.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 December 2008 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Ron Holiday: Jupiter, you're inbred. You're inbred!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Bizarre People ...
20 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The title and previews to this documentary made it seem a bit haunting and eerie. It's about a man-wife dance team (over a 30 year span) who decided to add cats (tigers, jaguars, leopards, etc.) to their act. It's billed as a tragedy as well as a weird love/sex-triangle, so that offbeat oddness drew my curiosity.

Overall, the show felt a bit voyeuristic - I felt that I was peering in on the personal lives of some odd show-biz people. The grainy, old film clips of them just added to that imagery. There were ultimately 3 of them (a young fellow later joined them) and their lives were centered around entertaining, caring for their exotic cats and living with each other.

Besides the feeling of voyeurism, I'm not sure what I ultimately got out of the show - besides the obvious idea that dealing with wild cats is dangerous ... and that the ménage à trois lifestyle was alive and well with these people. It was interesting, but felt a little too long (too many unnecessary details) for the story that they were telling.


6 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Holes in Ron's Story so_cold
So sad... Elvish_Girl
Boogie Nights...with cats NicotineNellie
Anyone who has.... so_cold
The Supposedly Rare Litter Scarlet-22
Discuss Cat Dancers (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page