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

This French drama shows a woman who discovers new meaning in her life while in search of her lost cat. After a vacation, Chloe finds that her only friend, her cat Gris-Gris, is missing. Determined to find her, Chloe goes out and meets… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: June 1, 1996
DVD 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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