• Released
  • April 1, 2011
  • (Limited 4/1)
  • R , 1 hr 33 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Art House/Foreign
Cat Run Synopsis
Two bumbling detectives have to protect a high-end escort from a ruthless assassin.
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Critic Ratings


New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Though John Stockwell's action comedy is shamelessly derivative, his enthusiastic cast propels it much further than it should go.
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The A.V. Club

By Scott Tobias
Words like "smug," "derivative," and "shallow" could all be fairly applied to the film, but as a piece of late-night exploitation, it...
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Los Angeles Times

Falls squarely into the a-family-needs-to-eat category, because there is a careless lack of attention about the whole thing, something that...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
This low-rent, R-rated "Rush Hour"-ish comic caper could have been several notches better with more charismatic leads and some dialogue...
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The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
An incoherent hybrid of buddy movie, "Girls Gone Wild" episode and James Bond spoof that employs cheap cinematic tricks like multiple split...
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Village Voice

Janet McTeer, at least, delights as MI6's cruelly capable answer to Mary Poppins. She's a whiz at testicular vivisection, yet she still...
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Boxoffice Magazine

By Mark Keizer
Inside the dreadful action comedy Cat Run, there are about three terrible action comedies struggling to get out.
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Time Out New York

By Nick Schager
It's simply one wearisome '90s crime-cinema cliché after another.
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If you can't dazzle 'em with brilliance, baffle 'em with genre baloney -- and enough shoplifted visual trickery to fill Quentin Tarantino's...
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Watch This Movie

By xandycaven
What a great find this movie was. Saw it on a whim and turned out to be an exctiting action thriller with parts of comedic relief and beautiful women thrown into the mix....

Something Different

By starshannon
Loved that I had not seen anything on this movie and ended up loving it. Great acting within, not cheezy actors with even cheezier lines. Nice to see such a creative villain....

Loved It

By bianakarsen
I totally enjoyed this movie. Had plenty to keep me happy and entertained through the ending. Go see it as an alternative to your run of the mill hollywood action thrillers. Two thumbs up....

A definite hit

By burtwinston
If you havent watched the trailers DO IT. They were an under statement of the real thing. I enjoyed all aspects of the movie when i saw it this past saturday. Not for kids, obviously, but very...

Not for artsy hollywood

By drustach
This movie is a straight action comedy that steps it up a notch to the R rating. With nudity and violence, Cat Run doesnt get rave reviews from the critics, but thats typical. I enjoyed it because of...


By trishaaspen
Saw this movie on Sunday with no expectations and came out pleased. Although there were some gruesome scenes within, i felt Cat Run turned out being pretty decent for something I had never advertised...

Worth Seeing

By codielexine
Enjoyed the plot and characters even though it kind of lacked a direction for the movie. It was funny, action packed, and even sexy....


By stuiemitch
A lot of nudity but that can be good for soem people. I enjoyed the following the progression of the story as well watching the characters entertain....

Entertaining but no Oscar

By katybudd
Enjoyed viewing this movie, overall, because it did have enjoyable elements to it. A couple graphic torture scenes, while some may be into that, I am not one of them. My boyfriend loved it but I am...


By loverserbia
After reading all the reviews on Cat Run, I decided to give it a try and go see the movie last night, and I highly recommend this movie. There were some nudity in the movie, but it was tastefully...

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Rated R | For Language, strong bloody violence, sexual content and nudity