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Cat People Reviews

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October 26, 2002
The emotional arousal of the original is replaced with sexual arousal and what we have is an erotic gorefest that should not have been made.
Full Review | Original Score: 58/100
September 3, 2002
Lumbering but titillating.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 21, 2002
Abyssmal, literal-minded remake of the 1942 classic
| Original Score: 1/5
August 20, 2002
nothing if not interesting, and it has several sequences that are genuinely electrifying and audacious
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 20, 2002
When it's not going for outlandish smut, Cat People is a shambling bore.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
August 17, 2002
Most guys like it for the full frontal nudity and the kinky "tie me up" sex scene, but it is an interesting film to watch for other reasons.
Full Review | Original Score: C
August 6, 2002
The late, great Ferdinando Scarfiotti's elaborate set designs imagine New Orleans as a post-feminist kingdom whose traditions are on the brink of destruction.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 5, 2002
You just can't understand what it's supposed to be about or why the hell anyone felt the need to devote time and money to creating it.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
August 5, 2002
Doesn't make a heck of a lot of sense
| Original Score: 3/5
July 25, 2002
Schrader's take sure is ... different, but I mean that as a compliment.
| Original Score: 3/5
April 17, 2001
The result has a certain cinematic beauty, and Kinski, in particular, plays her role with an appropriate cat-like presence. Yet alongside the 1942 version (produced by Val Lewton, directed by Jaques Tourneur) it is clear which one is the winner.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
January 1, 2000
This is very good piece of filmmaking.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
October 9, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
July 7, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
July 3, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
November 19, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
November 4, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
May 8, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
February 26, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
January 9, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
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