Sunday, December 6, 2015

the adventures of tom sawyer (1939)

When Tom and Huck signal to each other with a meow, a posse of cats appear.

Later Tom is given some medicine by Aunt Polly, which he offers to the cat, who resistant at first, eventually takes it. He then shows his dislike, by jumping into the air (actually yanked by a wire) and runs off.

cinderella (2015)

Cinderella's step-mother has a cat, one that would love to eat her mouse friends!

four days (1951)

Tabby and white cat fains disinterest whilst her owner falls out with her husband, in this uninteresting melodrama.

Big ben calling (1935)

Black cat sat outside a shop at the beginning of this comedy musical.

Monday, November 16, 2015

the end of the road (1954)

Newly retired and desperate for work, Mick Mack (Finlay Currie) finds his grandson fishing a cat out of the canal. The boy claims that it has been dumped there in a sack, and quarrels with his granddad about keeping it. Later the child's mother finds it and makes to get rid of it, though seems to later changer her mind.

Monday, June 29, 2015

fx18 (1964)

A spy enters a house, looking for clues, and finds a very uninterested cat. Well he ain't got some food, what use is the man!

the big doll house (1971)

Prisoner's pet cat, that is used as part of an escape plan.

glass mountain (1949)

As a composer talks to an ex-pupil, his kitten plays on his shoulder, then meows. The composer takes this as a cry for some food, picks him up and deposits him on the floor with a saucer full of milk. Now that's what I call service.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

operation diplomat (1953)

Dr Fenton enters his kitchen to talk to a man he knows is hiding there, only to find an open window and a cat walking down the fire escape, undoubtedly on its nightly constitutional.

Later the Dr enters a house whose only occupant seems to be a tabby with a thing about stairs.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

spider (2002)

A woman flirts with a plumber, whilst hugging her cat.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

bill and ted’s excellent adventure (1989)

Time travel epic, that features a cat cameo. Using a phone booth, the occupants return from their journey, nearly squashing a kitty when they land. Fortunately its fleet of foot, and legs it just before the booth lands, preventing a catastrophe.

enemy of the state (1998)

Robert Clayton Dean (Will Smith) is a successful lawyer who accidentally gets on the wrong side of the National Security Agency. He enlists the help of a former operative, and his tag a long cat. Wherever they go, the cat goes too.
But before we meet the ever calm Babe, we are treated to a glimpse of another cat, which departs in a blur when startled when a man bursts into a restaurant kitchen. Maybe he thought the man was a health inspector, as I'm sure cats are not meant to loiter in commercial kitchens!

spy hard (1996)

Dick Steel, ace spy, is captured and whilst being interrogated has all his weapons taken off him, including a cute fluffy white kitten.

frankenstein (1931)

"You stay an play with the kitty." The last words spoken by a father to his daughter, when he leaves for work. How was he to know that Frankenstein's monster would try and teach the child to swim shortly afterwards.

werewolves on wheels (1971)

A motorcycle gang gets mixed up with a satanic cult of monks, and how do we find out that these reclusive monks are devil worshipers? Well, because one sacrifices his familiar, a black cat.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

the grand budapest hotel (2014)

Deputy Kovacs has a cat that he dotes on, unfortunately the evil Jopling shows his dislike of Kovacs by deciding to teach the cat how to fly. Leading to one very dead kitty.