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Director:
Writers:
Kevin Seccia (screenwriter)
Timothy McKeon (screenwriter)
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Release Date:
2 August 2013 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
The Cat is back! (UK release) See more »
Plot:
Top Cat and the gang face a new police chief, who is not at all happy with the poor officer Dribble's performance trying to prevent Top Cat's scams. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
A good homage to the original show fans will like See more (24 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Jason Harris ... Top Cat / Griswald / Lou Strictland / Choo Choo / Brain / Big Gus / Maharaja / Lobster (voice: English version)

Chris Edgerly ... Benny / Robot (voice: English version)

Bill Lobley ... Officer Dibble (voice: English version)
Ben Diskin ... Spook (voice: English version)
Matthew Piazzi ... Fancy Fancy (voice: English version)

Melissa Disney ... Trixie (voice: English version)
Bob Kaliban ... Judge / Police Chief / Mayor (voice)

Brian Scott McFadden ... Gerry (voice) (as Brian McFadden)

Fred Tatasciore ... Robot / Gorilla (voice: English version)
Chris Phillips ... Vinny / Spectrum (voice)
Jim Conroy ... Additional Voices (voice)

Sondra James ... Other Voices (voice)

Danny Mastrogiorgio ... Other Voices (voice) (as Danny Mastrogeorgio)

Ron McClary ... Other Voices (voice)

Rob Schneider ... Lou Strickland (voice: English version)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rául Anaya ... Don Gato (voice)
Jorge Arvizu ... Benito / Cucho (voice)
Mario Castañeda Partido ... Lucas Buenrostro (voice)
Rolando de Castro ... Juez de la corte (voice)
Eduardo Garza ... Panza (voice)
Guzmán Jesús ... Demóstenes (voice)
Sebastián Llapur ... Official Matute (voice)
Luis Fernando Orozco ... Espanto (voice)
Rosalba Sotelo ... Trixie (voice)
Ricardo Tejedo ... Rugelio (voice)

Danny Trejo ... Griswald (voice)

Peter Pamela Rose ... Miss Kitty (uncredited)
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Directed by
Alberto Mar 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Timothy McKeon  screenwriter (as Tim McKeon)
Kevin Seccia  screenwriter

Produced by
Fernando de Fuentes .... producer
Jose C. Garcia de Letona .... producer
Alan Ituriel Perez .... assistant producer
José Luis Massa .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Leoncio Lara 
 
Film Editing by
Andrés Fernández (edited by)
 
Art Direction by
Mario Pons Morales 
 
Production Management
Alicia Woolslayer .... production manager: U.S.
 
Art Department
Arturo Alejandro Orendain Ruiz .... props (as Orendain Ruiz Arturo Alejandro)
 
Sound Department
Alejandro de Icaza .... dialogue editor
Brook Lynn Fraser .... adr recordist
Brook Lynn Fraser .... dialogue recordist
Micah Johnson .... dialogue editor
Justin Kaupp .... adr recordist
Justin Kaupp .... dialogue recordist
Roberto Migone .... sound re-recording mixer assistant
Jaimie Siedow .... adr recordist
Jaimie Siedow .... dialogue recordist
Pomann Sound .... adr recordist
Pomann Sound .... dialog recordist
 
Visual Effects by
María Inés Borgnino .... digital compositor
Luis De Gennaro .... visual effects
Juan Carlos Lepe .... modeling supervisor
Agustin Scipione .... digital compositor
 
Animation Department
Hector Amavizca .... animator
Keith Chamberlain .... animator
José Alejandro García Muñoz .... animation director
Jorge Luis Medina Macías .... animation director
Ariel Orea .... key animator
Philippe Tardif .... animator
 
Casting Department
Jason Harris .... voice casting
 
Editorial Department
John Bryant .... story reel editor
 
Music Department
Lynn Fainchtein .... music supervisor
Rodrigo Garibay .... musician
 
Other crew
Colin Brady .... head of story
Jason Harris .... voice director
Navid Salimian .... distribution assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Don gato y su pandilla" - Mexico (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG for some mild rude content
Runtime:
Argentina:90 min
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Trivia:
This film became one of the biggest box-office openings for a Mexican production, and the biggest for an animated Mexican production.See more »
Goofs:
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): The spiked armband on the muscle dog (Don Gato/Top Cat's cell mate) constantly changes from his left arm to his right in every instance he's seen in the movie.See more »
Quotes:
Top Cat:They call me T.C. It's short for "Top Cat".
Trixie:Oh, that's very clever. I'm Trixie, which is short for...
Top Cat:[interrupts] The future Mrs. Top Cat?
Trixie:[chuckles] You're funny, too. Too bad I have to go to work and too bad I don't take anyone from the alley.
Top Cat:Oh, I wasn't joking. I think you have stolen my heart. I'm usually the one who does the taking around here.
Trixie:[gasp] Is that why he's so upset?
Top Cat:[pulls out a bag of bird seed, throws it on Griswald, calls out for birds]
Top Cat:Now, where were we?
[gasp; finds out Trixie vanishes]
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3 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
A good homage to the original show fans will like, 14 May 2012
Author: Maciek Kur from Poland

Top Cat is by far my favorite Hanna-Barbera cartoon. The humor was clever, especially the verbal stuff between T.C. and...who ever he was tricking at the moment, the gang of cats was fun (my favorite was Cho- cho) and I love the mood it had. It's one of those kids show I actually found myself to appreciate more as adult just for how smart it was.

While the first few five-ten minutes made ma go "Meh" , as soon the gang was reintroduce the movie actually become quite good. It's a very basic story but it those an excellent job of recapturing the spirit and the humor of the original show. All characters where… well, in character, and some of the English voice actors where dead-on perfect (especially T.C., Dibble and Benny) There where some great absurd jokes, some good Simpson-style gags that take you off gourd and play with a viewer expectation, as well some small twists and in-jokes for the fans of the original TV show (I especially love the part In the middle where Cho-cho become new leader of the gang and they spoof the opening credits with the gang recapturing all of the Top Cats tricks and felling miserably)

Yhe, the animation in this movie is far from cinematic standards but it was it's still enjoyable to watch (to be honest I was having flash-backs from computer game "UFO'S" which had identical bland of 3D and flash animation) What surprise me is the fact I actually liked the villain. When I saw this guy in the trailer for the first time I was sure I will hate this character. He was just so generic… But no! Most the jokes about how vain and angry he was actually worked an I liked how over the top he got with his plot.

I only have few nitpicks with the movie :

– I wish there where more Top-Cat/Dibble interaction. For me the hate/love relationship between the two was the heath of the show and while here their both 100% in character there's not that much dialog between the two. I wish they would had a longer scene where T.C. somehow tricks or scams Dibble. I guess it doesn't matter if your fan of the show since your already know their history together but if your new to these characters you will won't fell any friendship or relation between this two. – The show had a wonderful New York atmosphere (mainly thanks to the jazzy sound track and great backgrounds) Here It could take place in any other city. I just wish they would kept the background closer to resembling those on the show. – Cho-Cho's voice didn't sound like the original character… I wouldn't even bother to bring this up if not for the fact that they did such a great job of recapturing all other characters voices so well. – Trixie was a very generic/cliché sympathetic girl and a love interest for Top-Cat which makes here very bland comparing to the rest of the cast. This is more of personal pet pea. I just hate when they introduce a main female character and have no idea for her personality other then the fact she's a female, especially since all the feline fame fatal's from the show usually hat a lot of character. Heck! Fancy's girlfriend who appears in two short scenes appear to be way more funny and interesting… – There was one or two grow-out jokes that didn't felt in the spirit of the cartoon;

But those are just nitpicks. Over all – if you a Top Cat fan and you would love see those characters again in action then this movie should be good nostalgia trip for you, and to be honest this movie was made ONLY for Top Cat fans and you can sense the passion script writers had for the original show. Heck! I found it better then "Top Cat and Beverly Hills Cats" which felt like 20 minute of plot stretch to hour and a half. Here ad lead they had ideas and jokes to feel this time. However if your not a Top Cat fan… It's just a OK cartoon but It will entertain you . Watching this I actually wish the same guys would do another Top-Cat remake show, as the movie did manage to add some fresh light without making it too modern.

8/10 should be a fair score…

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