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Felidae (1994)

A cat must investigate brutal murders of other cats in a neighborhood he has moved into with his owner.

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Francis (voice)
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Blaubart (voice)
Helge Schneider ...
Jesaja (voice)
Wolfgang Hess ...
Kong (voice)
Gerhard Garbers ...
Pretorius (voice)
Ulrich Wildgruber ...
Joker (voice)
Mona Seefried ...
Felicitas (voice)
Manfred Steffen ...
Gustav (voice)
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Archie (voice)
Michaela Amler ...
Nhozemphtekh (voice)
Christian Schneller ...
Mendel (voice)
Tobias Lelle ...
Hermann 1 (voice)
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Hermann 2 (voice)
Alexandra Mink ...
Pepeline (voice) (as Alexandra Ludwig-Halm)
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Pascal / Claudandus (voice)
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Storyline

After his owner relocates, the cat Francis in involved in a series of cat murders in the new neighborhood. Francis tries to solve the murder cases with others - including Claudandus, a very knowledgable and old cat. Written by Thomas Meyer <i03a@zfn.uni-bremen.de>

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Felidae - O Gato Detetive  »

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Trivia

In the English dubbed version of the film, Francis is voiced by Cary Elwes. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning when the Citroen ID19 is leaving with the luggage on top, the car turns right at a junction. The blinking indicator light is integrated in the lights on top of the bumper, but in reality it was in the roof. See more »

Quotes

Felicitas: You're new in the neighborhood.
Francis: That's right. Francis.
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Connections

Referenced in Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Freddie as F.R.O.7 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection'
Gustav Mahler
Polish NISO - Antoni Witt
on Naxos CD I. 550523-24
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This is NOTHING like the Aristocats!
27 December 2009 | by See all my reviews

What you are looking at is the best film about cats. Ever.

This is the best film about cats I seen so far. And I saw... three (not much), "That Darn Cat" and "The Aristocats" and... well, Felidae. This one beats them both with one hand. It has a realistic setting, believable characters, a serious plot, great voice acting (English dub). Also the animation is superb. And cats are portrayed very naturalistically: nice job, animators!

Unless you are a sensitive person, DO watch the film. To like it, you must like cats, animation AND murder mysteries.

P.S. And it is NOT 4kids.


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