Cat People (1942) Poster



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Cat People (1982)

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The Seventh Victim (1943)
Tom Conway plays the character Dr. Louis Judd in both films. Elizabeth Russell seems to be playing the same uncredited character as well.
The Cat That Hated People (1948) (Short)
Title reference.
Vampire Circus (1972)
A strange person transforms into a fearsome panther.
The Horror of It All (1983) (TV Movie)
Stills are shown.
The Monster Squad (1987)
The teacher called "Cat Head" has more than a passing resemblance-albeit older-for one of the cat women. Her hair, mimicking cat ears, is identical.
Thirtysomething: Never Better (1990) (TV Episode)
Playing at the movie theater where Gary and Ellyn go and Ellyn sees Billy.
Rubin and Ed (1991)
Ed askes Rubin if he's seen this movie, though doesn't specific which of the two versions.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Magic Sword (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Cat People"
The X-Files: Teso dos Bichos (1996) (TV Episode)
The episode revolves around an apparent werejaguar, and there is a character named Lewton.
Big Wolf on Campus: Cat Woman (1999) (TV Episode)
Merton says, "Look at Paul Schrader's disappointing 1982 remake of Cat People (1942)."
Bride of Monster Mania (2000) (TV Movie)
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Made the list and was talked about.
Truly, Madly, Cheaply!: British B Movies (2008) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Dark Knight (2008)
Director Christopher Nolan screened it for the cast and crew before the start of shooting.
End Roll (2012)
DVD is shown.
Final de partida: Festival de cine Macabro (2012) (TV Episode)
Nicolás Alavarado mentiosn it as one of his favorite horror movies
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
Life Itself (2014)
Poster seen behind Scorcese.
Pretty Little Liars: Shadow Play (2014) (TV Episode)
Mona, wearing fur, following Hanna is a recreation of a scene from the movie.
The Canal (2014)
Mentioned in dialogue
Burying the Ex (2014)
Title is referenced.
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks: The Body Snatcher (2015) (TV Episode)
Ryan mentions film by name, and holds up DVD box set.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Top 20 Golden Age Horror (2016) (TV Episode)
takes #7 on '40s list
The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs: Pieces (2018) (TV Episode)
Joe Bob mentions the film while discussing Val Lewton.

Featured in 

Draculeena Presents: Cat People (1960) (TV Episode)
Movie presented and screened.
Aweful Movies with Deadly Earnest: Cat People (1969) (TV Episode)
Movie presented and screened.
Aweful Movies with Deadly Earnest: Cat People (1970) (TV Episode)
Movie presented and screened.
Aweful Movies with Deadly Earnest: Cat People (1972) (TV Episode)
Movie presented and screened.
TJ and the All Night Theatre: Cat People (1977) (TV Episode)
Film featured on this episode.
TJ and the All Night Theatre: Cat People (1980) (TV Episode)
Film featured on this episode.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Clips are shown.
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments: Part I: 100-81 (2004) (TV Episode)
Number 97 on the list
Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy (2005) (Video)
Excerpts appear in the film.
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006) (Video)
Clips shown.
True Bond (2007) (TV Movie)
Clips of the film featuring The Commodore and Irena Dubrovna Reed are shown.
Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (2007) (TV Movie)
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Cat People (2007) (TV Episode)
Clips of the film were shown and James mentions it's the first horror film to have a silent until you hear a loud unexpected noise scene.
Nightmares in Red, White and Blue: The Evolution of the American Horror Film (2009)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss: Frankenstein Goes to Hollywood (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown and film discussed.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Catwoman: Guardian of Gotham #1 (2012) (TV Episode)
clips shown when the movie is mentioned in the comic
WatchMojo: Top 10 Classic Movie Monsters (2014) (TV Episode)
The Cat People get an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Horror Movies: 1920s-1950s (2015) (TV Episode)
Cat People gets an honorable mention.
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene (2017)
Clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 50 Influential Horror Films of All Time (2017) (TV Episode)
Cat People is #21.
Mark Kermode's Secrets of Cinema: Horror (2018) (TV Episode)
clips shown

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