Bones – “The Bond in the Boot”

Bones Season Five DVD

Original Air Date: September 24, 2009
Starring: Emily Deschanel, David Boreanaz
Directed by: Alex Chapple

Synopsis: When the body of a diamond courier is found with his briefcase stolen, Dr. ‘Bones’ Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and Special Agent Seeley Booth (David Boreanaz) have to solve the James Bond-style murder.

Cat Cattle Call: The body of the courier is left rotting on the top floor of a parking garage for two days before the agents are called in.  As a result the corpse is covered with scavenging cats having a feast.

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cat eating dead man's face

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - orange cat eating dead man's foot

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cat eating dead man's hand

Bones shooes the cats away and animal control workers are on hand collecting the cats so their feces can be searched for clues.

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cats eating dead man as agents approach

At the sight of the cats eating the body, Booth exclaims, “This is exactly why I hate cats!  Right there!”

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cats eating dead man

At the end of the scene the cats are seen sitting off to one side.  Booth asks why the cats are staring at them and the cats are all seen licking their lips.

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cats sitting off to the side

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cats licking lips sitting off to the side

Bones - A Bond in the Boot - cute tuxedo cat looking at agents

Final Mewsings: Hey, a meal’s a meal!

Many thanks to our friend John Cawley at Hollywood Danes for letting us know about the cats in this episode!


Relevant Links:

IMDb logo  Amazon logo  Blu Ray logo  Amazon Instant Video logo  Official Website Link

To discuss this film and other cats in movies and on television, join us on
Facebook and Twitter.