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Catch Me if You Can

Amazing true crime story about teenage con man Frank Abagnale Jr who cashed fake cheques worth over 2.5 million dollars while disguised as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer - and the FBI agent who is determined to catch him.

Release date:

2 hours, 13 minutes

Last on

Sun 12 Feb 2017 17:45
BBC Two except Scotland, Wales

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Review: Catch Me If You Can

"After the philosophical constipation of A.I. and pseudo-seriousness of Minority Report, Steven Spielberg rediscovers his sense of fun with this funny, frivolous con caper."

Read the full review on the BBC Movies site


Role Contributor
Frank Abagnale JrLeonardo DiCaprio
Carl HanrattyTom Hanks
Frank AbagnaleChristopher Walken
Roger StrongMartin Sheen
Paula AbagnaleNathalie Baye
Brenda StrongAmy Adams
Jack BarnesJames Brolin
Earl AmdurskyBrian Howe
Tom FoxFrank John Hughes
Paul MorganSteve Eastin
Special Agent WitkinsChris Ellis
Assistant Director MarshJohn Finn
Cheryl AnnJennifer Garner
LucyElizabeth Banks
MiggyAmy Acker
WriterJeff Nathanson
DirectorSteven Spielberg
AuthorFrank W Abagnale
AuthorStan Redding
ProducerWalter F Parkes
ProducerSteven Spielberg
ComposerJohn Williams
Director of photographyJanusz Kaminski

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