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Catalina: A New Kind of Superhero (2009)

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Ben Gerick is a rising star for a major corporate law firm. By day he dresses in a smart business suit, but at home he takes on a new persona...that of Catalina - A super hero transvestite.

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Anthony James Berowne ...
Gabriel Salmon
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Philomena (Ben's Girlfriend)
Robert J. Goodwin ...
Mainframe / Yatook Boze / Dalien Tron / Man in Audience
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Jazelle
Waleed Khalid ...
Imran Kaur
Nathan Lubbock-Smith ...
Catalina / Ben
Laura Martin ...
Kylie
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General Krillgarth The Negative
Cleone Naylor-Leyland ...
Philomena Banks
Paul Newbery ...
Navigator (voice)
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Michelle
Jeremy Tiang ...
Xan Terminus
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Thrixium is the most powerful substance in the known universe. War-monger General Killgarth the Negative seeks Thrixium to power a Meta-Weapon capable of planetary destruction. A trap is laid for Killgarth; he is caught and sentenced to life imprisonment on Tiebous a pre-historic planet. Whilst on route to Tiebous the prison ship carrying Killgarth is intercepted by members of his violent horde and destroyed. An escape pod from the prison ship crash lands on Earth, Killgarth is thrown clear leaving the pilot fatally wounded inside. Meanwhile; Ben Gerick the rising star at a major city law firm keeps a secret. By day he wears smart business suits, but at home he dresses in women's clothing to take on a new persona...that of Catalina. Deciding to make his first appearance in public as Catalina, Ben witnesses the escape pod crash land. Moments before dying from his injuries the Escape Pod Pilot thrusts the real Thrixium orb into Catalina/Ben's chest thus imbuing him with incredible super... Written by K D Barker

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£1,700 (estimated)
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The director was originally set to produce a sci-fi film called Eurno Knack: Skychaser but the starship sets could not be built in time so a decision was made to produce Catalina. See more »

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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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