Community Curated: Favorite Movie Cats

International Cat Day is August 8! To celebrate, BMFI patrons curated a list of films featuring the most fabulous felines. All genres are represented– dramas, comedies, animated films, documentaries – because cats have graced the big screen since the earliest days of cinema!

  • Breakfast at Tiffany's

    1

  • Bell, Book and Candle

    2

  • The Cat from Outer Space

    3

  • Alien

    4

  • Lady and the Tramp

    5

  • The Aristocats

    6

  • Keanu

    7

  • Escape to Witch Mountain

    8

  • Inside Llewyn Davis

    9

  • That Darn Cat!

    10

  • The Adventures of Milo and Otis

    11

  • Walk on the Wild Side

    12

  • Cat's Eye

    13

  • Rhubarb

    14

  • My Neighbor Totoro

    15

  • Stage Door

    16

  • Roar

    17

  • Cat People

    18

  • Kiki's Delivery Service

    19

  • The Incredible Journey

    20

  • Hocus Pocus

    21

  • Nosferatu

    22

  • Alice in Wonderland

    23

  • Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

    24

  • Meet Me in St. Louis

    25

  • Kedi

    26

  • Cats

    27

  • Gay Purr-ee

    28

  • Harry and Tonto

    29

  • Enemy of the State

    30

  • Bringing Up Baby

    31

  • Born Free

    32

  • Withnail & I

    33

  • Men in Black

    34

  • The Future

    35

  • Shrek

    36

  • The Long Goodbye

    37

  • The Black Cat

    38

  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks

    39

  • A Street Cat Named Bob

    40

  • Sleepwalkers

    41

  • Batman Returns

    42

  • Shrek 2

    43

  • The Godfather

    44

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    45

  • The Curse of the Cat People

    46

  • Grey Gardens

    47

  • The Day of the Locust

    48

  • The Landlord

    49

  • A Bucket of Blood

    50

  • Moonrise Kingdom

    51

  • Re-Animator

    52

  • Gold Diggers of 1933

    53

  • Day for Night

    54

  • Nine Lives

    55

  • When the Cat's Away

    56

  • The Private Life of a Cat

    57