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Catch Me If You Can

PG-13| 2 hr. 20 min.

Plot Summary
Frank Abagnale, Jr. (Leonardo DiCaprio) worked as a doctor, a lawyer, and as a co-pilot for a major airline -- all before his 18th birthday. A master of deception, he was also a brilliant forger, whose skill gave him his first real claim to fame: At the age of 17, Frank Abagnale, Jr. became the most successful bank robber in the history of the U.S. FBI Agent Carl Hanratty (Tom Hanks) makes it his prime mission to capture Frank and bring him to justice, but Frank is always one step ahead of him.

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio , Tom Hanks , Christopher Walken , Martin Sheen , Nathalie Baye , Amy Adams , James Brolin , Brian Howe

Director: Steven Spielberg

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: DreamWorks SKG

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Release Date: December 25th, 2002|2 hr. 20 min.

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  • March 27, 2009 John Thayer
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    I love this movie. Full of surprises, sad moments, and humor on many levels. Worth seeing a second time. I 'll probably see it again.

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Scenes We Love: 'Catch Me If You Can'

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David Ehrlich on February 15, 2011

'Catch Me If You Can' might not be the best Steven Spielberg film (although it's up there), but one could definitely make the argument that 'Catch Me If You Can' is the most Steven Spielberg film....

'Casino Jack' and Other Fascinating Screen Scoundrels

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Annette Bourdeau on January 27, 2011

Isn't it fun watching shady characters rise and fall on the big screen? The best are the scenes of excess, when they're at the top of their game. Y'know, with the wads of cash, private jets and comp...

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