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PG-13| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
From award-winning screenwriter Steven Peros and acclaimed director Peter Bogdanovich comes "The Cat's Meow," an extraordinary look at a fateful excursion of fun and frolic aboard William Randolph Hearst's private yacht in November of 1924 that brought together some of the century's best-known personalities and resulted in a still-unsolved, hushed-up killing.

Cast: Kirsten Dunst , Cary Elwes , Edward Herrmann , Eddie Izzard , Joanna Lumley , Victor Slezak , Jennifer Tilly , James Laurenson

Director: Peter Bogdanovich

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

The Cat's Meow (2002)

Release Date: April 12th, 2002|1 hr. 50 min.

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critic reviews (10)
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  • 90
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Elegant, funny and unexpectedly touching, this whodunit about a murder aboard the yacht of William Randolph Hearst represents a bracing comeback for Peter Bogdanovich. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Bogdanovich takes a tale of old Hollywood and infuses it with velocity and enthusiasm. show more

  • 30
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    The script is dead in the water, and most of the misanthropic repartee rings resoundingly false. show more

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