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The original 1942 film.

Followed by the sequel Curse of the Cat People.

Was remade 40 years later by Paul Schrader.
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CastJack Holt, Kent Smith, Alan Napier, Jane Randolph, Tom Conway
Genre:  Horror
Release Date:  December 6, 1942
MPAA Rating:  Unrated
Runtime:  73 minutes
Studio:  RKO Radio Pictures
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review by . August 17, 2012
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**** out of ****    As much as I love a good movie monster; I really do miss the days when producers either didn't have the money to show their grotesque creations of the imagination in full or just decided not to, as it was a semi-popular trend amongst less financially fortunate or creative filmmakers to keep the monster in the darkness, waiting to pounce. I've always and always will be strongly opinionated on the matter; I think what we conjure up in our own minds is often …
review by . August 15, 2009
Cat People was the original film that was made forty years later into a sleazy remake filled with more issues than Time magazine. This is the original horror film filled with many expressionism influenced imagery and film noir overtones.  A young woman from Serbia named Irena a fashion designer who comes to America to fulfill her career. She meets a nice man named Oliver who falls for her hard and marries her. But the young lady has so many strange quirks that they drive Oliver up the wall.  …
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