A Street Cat Named Bob Synopsis
When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change.
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A True Story With Heart

By wispycrys
I loved it! It was equal parts success story and cautionary tale, celebrating the love and relationship between two souls who took care of each other when both were in the greatest need. It's a...

Heart felt true story more people should see

By jedarsena
I saw a poster for this movie in a store front window while shopping one day. Wow I'm glad I took the time to find out exactly when and where it was showing. My teenage daughter got to see a true...

A Street Cat Named Bob

By Debradkp
I loved this movie. This movie is GREAT for anyone who loves cats OR wants to feel better about life. It is based on the true story of James (a former drug addict and homeless guy) and a street cat...

Terrific Movie

By juliansasse
A Street Cat Named Bob was an excellent movie with great acting. It is an emotional and moving experience. Amazingly, even with a modest budget it is possible to actually create good movies these...

A Touching, Heart-warming, Leave-happy Movie

By bodafarm
We are big fans of James Bowen's books, so we were thrilled to learn the first book had been made into a movie. Books are always more detailed than time allows in a movie version. That said, the...

Wonderful Feel Good Story

By RSA
Great adaptation of the books but stands on its own too. Actors are great and love cameo from the real James at the end. Heartwarming but also a sober reminder of how unseen homelessness is and how...

Excelent movie

By marianacaraveo
Lovely story both books and movie are great!...

A real treat for cat lovers and others too

By morganstewart1121201600
I drove from Fallbrook to Irvine two days ago to see this movie because it was not showing in local theatres. Having read both the adult books and followed Bob and James's adventures on Facebook, I...

Life Affirming Cat Movie

By orlandoeroy
This ain't your typical guy with animal sidekick film. Raw and gritty with an outstanding performance by Luke Treadaway. A Street Cat Named Bob exceeded my expectations and this is one film guys can...

Sweet and Heartwarming

By mysticviz
Loved it all..especially since it is a true story.....

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What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Sweet memoir-based drama deals with drug addiction.
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