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The Shadow Of The Cat (1961)

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poster US half-sheet poster


Status: In Release

Category: Film

Genre: Horror

Language: English

Running time: TBA

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"Stare Into These Eyes If You Dare!"

Tabitha, once the placid, gentle and devoted pet, adopts all the characteristics of a ferocious, wild animal following the murder of her mistress. The three guilty people are all trapped by the cat's power and each will come to untimely deaths of horrific proportions without anyone being able to solve the mystery that surrounds their brutal death.

Principal Photography: 14 November - 21 December 1960
UK Release: 1 May 1961
US Release: 7 June 1961

On-screen production titles credit this as a BHP Film, causing much confusion and debate amongst Hammer fans regarding the film's status.
Shadow of the Cat is a Hammer film, just one that doesn't give an on-screen acknowledgement of the fact.




10 Nov 2012, 7:04pm

I hope to see this rarity on commercial DVD or Blu-Ray before I die.