Catch Me if You Can
True story about a teenage con man (Leonardo DiCaprio) who cashed fake cheques worth over $2.5 million while disguised as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer.
Steven Spielberg movie based on a true story.
When high school student Frank Abagnale Jr's parents decide to get a divorce, he runs away with just $25 to his name. Determined to get back the money his destitute father owes the IRS, he starts cashing false cheques. Before too long, Frank earns well over a million dollars and starts impersonating airline pilots, eventually becoming the subject of a worldwide manhunt led by the FBI's Carl Hanratty, who is determined to get his man.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
|Frank Abagnale Jr||Leonardo DiCaprio|
|Carl Hanratty||Tom Hanks|
|Frank Abagnale Sr||Christopher Walken|
|Roger Strong||Martin Sheen|
|Paula Abagnale||Nathalie Baye|
|Brenda Strong||Amy Adams|
|Jack Barnes||James Brolin|
|Earl Amdursky||Brian Howe|
|Tom Fox||Frank John Hughes|
|Paul Morgan||Steve Eastin|
|Special Agent Witkins||Chris Ellis|
|Assistant Director Marsh||John Finn|
|Cheryl Ann||Jennifer Garner|
|Author||Frank W Abagnale|
|Producer||Walter F Parkes|
|Director of photography||Janusz Kaminski|