10 great movies about cats

10 замечательных фильмов про кошек

Among them will be the musical “Cats”. Just checked Comedy, drama and even horror movies.

10. Garfield


  • USA, 2004.
  • Family Comedy.
  • Duration: 80 minutes.
  • IMDb: 5,0.

10 замечательных фильмов про кошек

A scene from the movie “Garfield”

Garfield loves to eat and laze, but his quiet life ends when the owner brings home a new pet puppy named Odie. Garfield tries to get rid of a competitor, but when that takes away the insidious instructor‑breeder, the cat begins to torment the conscience and he decides to find the kidnapper.

The film combines computer animation and live-action films. The painting was removed based on the popular comic book series, created by artist Jim Davis. However, the tape has little in common with the original, and the main character looks a little different. But the voice of Garfield called on the legendary bill Murray.

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9. Nine lives

Nine Lives

  • France, China, 2016.
  • Family Comedy.
  • Duration: 87 minutes.
  • IMDb: 5,3.

A successful businessman That Brand so much obsessed with the desire to work on a full family life, not enough time. By the will of God man falls into a coma, and his soul moved into the body of the cat. To go back, the hero will have to prove he still a good man.

The film is directed by Barry Sonnenfeld can not be called brilliant or outstanding. However, the tape worth a look for actual morality and charismatic Kevin spacey, the voice of the main character.

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8. Cat’s eye

Cat’s Eye

  • USA, 1985.
  • Horror, Thriller, romance.
  • Duration: 94 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6,3.

10 замечательных фильмов про кошек

Frame from the movie “Cat’s eye”

A middle-aged man calls the company “quit” to get rid of bad habits, and there he offered extreme methods of motivation, and the right to refuse anymore. Mafia, knowing that his wife has a lover, forcing the latter to participate in a cruel bet and walk on the ledge of a huge skyscraper. A small strange creature every night terrorizing the little girl, and the only cat who can save the child.

Ribbon brings together three novellas written by king of horror Stephen king. The first two (“the Corporation “quit Smoking”” and “curtain”) are included in the literary collection “Night shift.” The last short story “the General” was created specifically for the film, and the main link of the picture was a mysterious unnamed cat.

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7. Keanu


  • USA, 2016.
  • Crime Comedy.
  • Running time: 100 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6,3.

Two bosom buddies are forced to pretend gangsters for the sake of a stolen kitten named Keanu. But the problem is that real mobsters take their masquerade seriously.

The little-known Russian Comedy “Keanu” like American critics. Starring actor and comedian (and now successful Director of horror films) Jordan was Drinking with his friend Keegan‑Michael Key.

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6. Pet cemetery

Pet Sematary

  • USA, 1989.
  • Thriller, horror.
  • Duration: 103 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6,6.

10 замечательных фильмов про кошек

A scene from the movie “pet Cemetery”

Doctor Louis creed moves with his family to a small town and settles on a plot, on one side of which is a cemetery, and on the other side of the highway. Soon the home of Creed cat named Church dies under the wheels of the truck. Then friendly, but a little strange elderly neighbor shows Louis a secret spot where the locals buried the dead Pets. After that, the cat returns home, but changed, and then events take a more sinister turn.

The stories of Stephen king cats often have a special place. It happened in “pet Sematary”, where the Church of the universal favorite turns into a terrible creature that brings death.

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5. Hocus pocus

Hocus Pocus

  • USA, 1993.
  • Family Comedy.
  • Duration: 96 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6,9.

Long ago, the Sanderson sisters were executed for what they stole children and sucked their souls. But according to the prophecy, the witches will rise, if on the eve of all saints Day innocent soul will light the black candle. In so doing, and now the teenager max Dennison, his little sister Dani and girlfriend Allison have to fight the witches. And will help the children a talking black cat.

Interestingly, sarcastic cat Salem from the sitcom “Sabrina, the teenage witch” previously “starred” in “Focus pocus.” The role of both animals performed a special doll‑animatronik. However, in the film it was used only in some moments, and most scenes were filmed the real cats.

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4. Cat rental


  • Japan, 2012.
  • A Comedy-drama.
  • Duration: 110 minutes.
  • IMDb: 6,9.

Eccentric young girl Sayoko walks along the waterfront Japanese town and invites passers-by to take a cat rental. Wanting is quite a lot, and they are all single people.

The film consists of several short stories connected only the main character and the theme of human loneliness. It’s very peculiar, slow, but life-affirming movie, which is a must see for all who love Japan and Asian culture.

3. A street cat named Bob

A Street Cat Named Bob

  • UK, 2016.
  • Biographical drama.
  • Duration: 103 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7,3.

A homeless street musician, James is trying to rebuild their lives, but no one is eager to take him on. The situation changes dramatically for the better after meeting with ginger stray cat.

The film is based on real events from the life of writer and musician James Bowen and his pet, who received his nickname after a character from the TV series “twin Peaks”. And Bob cat in the film played himself.

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2. Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis

  • United States, 2013.
  • A Comedy-drama.
  • Duration: 104 min.
  • IMDb: 7,5.

Singer and guitarist llewyn Davis grieved the death of his close friend, with whom he performed on stage. Man considers himself to be a talented and believes that someday it will appreciate. But the path to glory is much heavier than he had imagined.

Actor Oscar Isaac, who played a major role, once found himself Inside Llewyn Davis star Oscar Isaac on folk, film and working with cats in a hospital due to an infection caused by the bite of a cat. Ironically, on the set of “Inside llewyn Davis” the contractor had a lot of time side by side with these animals: the fact that his character was about two-thirds of the movie goes with a ginger cat on his hands.

Directors the Coen brothers are not happy and later told The Coen brothers: Working with a cat for Inside Llewyn Davis was a pain that there is no less adapted for the cinema animals than cats, which is almost impossible even to learn something.

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1. City cats


  • Turkey, USA, 2016.
  • Documentary.
  • Duration: 79 minutes.
  • IMDb: 7,7.

The film tells the story of the stray cats that inhabit the streets of Istanbul and the city residents who feed the animals. While cats live by themselves and only come to visit loved ones, but never remain in their home.

The picture Turkish documentary artist Gadi Torun has earned rave reviews from critics. This extraordinary visual journey in Istanbul should be seen by everyone at least for the magnificent camera work. In search of a suitable nature, the crew thoroughly examined the different areas of the city, and to remove Istanbul at the level of the cat’s eye, the camera mounted on toy car with remote control.

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