When the Cat's Away
When the Cat's Away (1996)

A lonely Parisian woman living in one of the city's older suburbs loses her beloved cat and in her quest to find it discovers new meaning in her life and eventually love in this French comedy. Chloe really hates her job working as a… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: January 6, 1998
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Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

A charming French import with lots of heart.

David N. Butterworth

Leave it to the French to take an idea as simple as a young woman searching for her lost cat and turn it into an evocation of life, love, and the big city.

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Staci Layne Wilson

Sort of a French 'Dude, Where's My Cat?' ...

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An irresistibly charming French film about the magical and charming ways in which community is created in large cities.

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