Two Weeks in Another Town (1962)

Two Weeks in Another Town poster

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Starring:
 Kirk Douglas, George Hamilton
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Synopsis: Actor Jack Andrus (Kirk Douglas) sees the offer to work behind the scenes on a film in Rome as an opportunity to put his troubled past behind him.

Kitty Cameo: In one scene Jack confronts the young male star of the film Davie Drew (George Hamilton). Davie is lying on a couch in the dubbing room with a Siamese cat on his chest.

Two Weeks in Another Town - Davie Drew George Hamilton with Siamese cat on chest and Jack Kirk Douglas

Two Weeks in Another Town - Davie Drew George Hamilton with Siamese cat on chest and Jack Kirk Douglas

Two Weeks in Another Town - Davie Drew George Hamilton with Siamese cat on chest and Jack Kirk Douglas

Jack starts out speaking nicely and even takes the cat in his arms and pets it.

Two Weeks in Another Town - Jack Kirk Douglas takes Siamese cat from Davie Drew George Hamilton

Two Weeks in Another Town - Jack Kirk Douglas holding Siamese cat with Davie Drew George Hamilton

Two Weeks in Another Town - Jack Kirk Douglas holding Siamese cat with Davie Drew George Hamilton

Two Weeks in Another Town - Jack Kirk Douglas holding Siamese cat with Davie Drew George Hamilton

Before laying into the actor and talking straight with him, Jack sets the Siamese cat down on a table behind them.

Two Weeks in Another Town - Siamese cat preening on table behind Jack Kirk Douglas

The cat remains on the table, preening, and doesn’t even flinch when Jack knocks a paper cup out of Davie’s hand.

Two Weeks in Another Town - Siamese cat preening on table behind Jack Kirk Douglas and Davie Drew George Hamilton

Final Mewsings: Cats aren’t usually allowed in dubbing rooms!

Many thanks to Ted Davis for letting us know about the cat in this film!


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