Category Archives: Catshock

CAT OF THE DAY 050: THE CAT

CAT OF THE DAY 050: THE CAT (고양이: 죽음을보는 두개의눈) (2011) A major cat movie. A cute white cat called Silky turns out to be haunted by the ghost of a little girl. And Silky is not the only cat … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 041: KURONEKO

CAT OF THE DAY 041: KURONEKO (1968) This Japanese ghost story was written and directed by Shindô Kaneto, a former assistant to Mizoguchi Kenji and probably better known in the west as the writer and director of Onibaba, though he later went … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 034: THE WAY OF THE DRAGON

CAT OF THE DAY 034: THE WAY OF THE DRAGON (1972) Because, sometimes, a fight to the death between the World’s Greatest Kung-Fu Star and the six-times Professional Middleweight Karate Champion of the World, in one of the most famous … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 029: THE SENTINEL

CAT OF THE DAY 029: THE SENTINEL (1977) If there’s one thing worse than being disturbed by neighbour noise, it’s being disturbed by neighbour noise and then being told you don’t have any neighbours. Cristina Raines plays a supermodel who … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 023: INFERNO

CAT OF THE DAY 023: INFERNO (1980) Dario Argento’s horror film is a major cat movie, and showcases cats in a variety of different settings. In Rome, music student Mark Elliot (Leigh McCloskey) gets a letter from his sister Rose … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 018: TALES OF TERROR

CAT OF THE DAY 018: TALES OF TERROR (1962) A trilogy of Edgar Allan Poe stories adapted for the screen by Richard Matheson and directed by Roger Corman. Vincent Price, who stars in all three segments, is 1) stalked by … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 013: PET SEMATARY

CAT OF THE DAY 013: PET SEMATARY (1989) Happy Halloween! Meet Church. He was hit by a truck. His can-opener buried him in a Micmac burial ground, and now he has come back to life. But he’s not like he … Continue reading

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CAT OF THE DAY 012: BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS

CAT OF THE DAY 012: BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS (1971) “What do you call your cat?” “I don’t believe in giving animals ridiculous names. I call him Cosmic Creepers, because that’s the name he came with.” Cosmic Creepers is a very black … Continue reading

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