The Three Lives of Thomasina (1964) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Three Lives of Thomasina (1964)

The Three Lives of Thomasina (1964)





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In this Disney film, Thomasina is the pet of the daughter of taciturn Scottish veterinarian Patrick McGoohan. When Thomasina falls ill, McGoohan coldly decides to euthanize the cat. As Dotrice sadly prepare to bury the "dead" Thomasina, backwoods girl Susan Hampshire runs off with the kitty corpse and revives Thomasina.


Patrick McGoohan
as Andrew McDhui
Susan Hampshire
as Lori MacGregor
Karen Dotrice
as Mary McDhui
Vincent Winter
as Hughie Stirling
Laurence Naismith
as Rev. Angus Peddie
Jean Anderson
as Mrs. MacKenzie
Wilfrid Brambell
as Willie Bannock
Finlay Currie
as Grandpa Stirling
Denis Gilmore
as Jamie McNab
Ewan Roberts
as Constable McQuarrie
Oliver Johnston
as Mr. Dobbie
Elspeth March
as Thomasina
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Critic Reviews for The Three Lives of Thomasina

All Critics (4)

Cat-centric family classic touches on deep topics.

Full Review… | December 29, 2010
Common Sense Media

Typical '60s Disney fare; McGoohan always worth watching.

August 14, 2007

A magical drama about love, loss, and acceptance.

Full Review… | January 28, 2005

Audience Reviews for The Three Lives of Thomasina


***Due to the recent RT changes that have basically ruined my past reviews, I am mostly only giving a rating rather than a full review.***

Steve Smith
Steve Smith

An emotional live-action Disney film. It's not one of my favorites, but I enjoyed it. (First and only viewing - 3/13/2010)

Adam R
Adam R

This is a greatly underrated Disney classic. It's funny and cute, but it also has an exciting plot. Plus, McGoohan gives a great performance. I highly recommend this movie.

Aj V
Aj V

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