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Last Tango in Paris poster

English Title: Last Tango in Paris
Les Productions Artistes Associés
Starring:
 Marlon Brando, Maria Schneider
Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci

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

Synopsis: A young French woman named Jeanne (Maria Schneider) meets an older American man in an apartment to let where they begin a tempestuous sexual relationship.

Kitty Cameo: The apartment is in a run down building filled with rats which is probably why there is a cat present. In one scene Jeanne enters the apartment and sees the Bengal tabby, which she scares away from her.

Last Tango in Paris - extreme close up of Bengal tabby cat with tongue out

Last Tango in Paris - extreme close up of Bengal tabby cat

Last Tango in Paris - Bengal tabby cat going out through doorway

Last Tango in Paris - Bengal tabby cat turning to go around doorway

The cat jumps up onto a chair.

Last Tango in Paris - Bengal tabby cat approaching chair

Last Tango in Paris - Bengal tabby cat jumping up on chair

Late in the film Jeanne again enters the apartment, this time to find Paul gone. The cat is seen moving away from a chair and some shoes.

Last Tango in Paris - Bengal tabby cat moving away from chairs and shoes

Last Tango in Paris - Bengal tabby cat running into other room

Final Mewsings: Cats hate to see good butter going to waste.


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