Cecil B. Demented (2000)

Cecil B. Demented poster

Artic Productions LLC
Starring:
 Melanie Griffith, Stephen Dorff
Directed by: John Waters

Cat Out of the Bag Alert!  This review contains some spoilers for this film!

Synopsis: Cecil B. Demented (Stephen Dorff) is a renagade filmmaker who will go to any length to take down the Hollywood machine, including kidnapping and coercing one of its biggest stars, Honey Whitlock (Melanie Griffith).

Purr Blur: Near the end of the film Honey, Cecil and his loyal crew go to a drive-in movie where they are showing a marathon of Honey Whitlock films. On the screen is one of her movies where she is being stalked by a killer. In several scenes she is with a large Maine Coon cat.

Cecil B. Demented - Maine Coon cat on bed on drive in screen

Cecil B. Demented - Maine Coon cat on bed on drive in screen

Cecil B. Demented - Maine Coon cat carried by Honey Melanie Griffith on drive in screen

The cat is seen exiting through a cat door on the big screen. It would appear the cat actress is Pearl who also appeared in Assassins.

Cecil B. Demented - Maine Coon cat running through pet door on drive in screen

Final Mewsings: Cats have no choice but to be part of the Hollywood machine.


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