Cat Chaser (1989)

Cat Chaser




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Movie Info

Elmore Leonard's brittle novel is brought to the screen in this adaptation by director Abel Ferrara and screenwriter James Borrelli. Peter Weller plays George Moran, a Miami hotel owner who in times past fought in Santo Domingo during the American intervention into that country. George finds himself drawn back to Santo Domingo to try to find a woman who had given him the moniker of Cat Chaser. Instead of the woman he is looking for, George finds Mary (Kelly McGillis), and as it comes to all men, … More

Rating: R
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Alan Sharp, James Borrelli, Elmore Leonard
In Theaters:
On DVD: Nov 18, 2003
Davis Panzer


as George Moran

as Mary DeBoya

as Jiggs Scully

as Nolen Tyner

as Andres DeBoya

as Jerry Shea

as Anita DeBoya

as Mario Prado

as Luci Palma

as Lula the Maid

as Emeillio Mendoza

as Altagracia

as Cab Driver

as Older Woman

as Altagracia

as Policeman

as Pepe Mendoza

as Bartender

as Ralph, the bodyguar...
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Critic Reviews for Cat Chaser

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | February 9, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

A butchered mess of a movie that only superficially resembles the Elmore Leonard novel on which it's based.

Full Review… | April 17, 2006
Lessons of Darkness

A crime thriller with noir pretensions.

Full Review… | November 21, 2004
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

September 23, 2005

September 21, 2005
Fantastica Daily

Audience Reviews for Cat Chaser


Kelly McGillis makes a good femme fatale.

Dean McKenna

Super Reviewer

Whatever happened to Peter Weller? Mediocre Ferrara film that I'm sure would've been even worse in the hands of any other director.

Christopher Brown

Super Reviewer

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