The Cat (Die Katze)
- 118 min
- Directed by: Dominik Graf
- Written by: Uwe Erichsen/Christoph Fromm
- Cast: Götz George, Gudrun Landgrebe, Joachim Kemmer
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
The most riveting thriller in the history of German cinema, this diabolically smart, sexy and witty bank-heist picture recounts a robbery purposefully escalated into a full-blown hostage crisis to collect a handsome ransom. Overseeing the proceedings from a futuristic high-rise hotel across the street, a criminal mastermind (national superstar Götz George) engages in a suspenseful cat-and-mouse game with the police.
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Reviews & features
Edinburgh International Film Festival 2014: Five of the best thrillers10 Jun 2014
Intruders, The Cat, Billion Dollar Brain, A Most Wanted Man and The Fat and the Angry among pics
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