Eye of the Cat

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Eye of the Cat
Directed by David Lowell Rich
Produced by Bernard Schwartz
Phillip Hazelton
Written by Joseph Stefano
Starring Michael Sarrazin
Music by Lalo Schifrin
Cinematography Russell Metty
Ellsworth Fredericks
Edited by J. Terry Williams
Joseph L. Schenck Enterprises
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date
  • June 18, 1969 (1969-06-18) (New York City)
Running time
102 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $1.2 million (US/ Canada rentals)[1]

Eye of the Cat is a 1969 American horror film directed by David Lowell Rich and starring Michael Sarrazin, Gayle Hunnicutt and Eleanor Parker. The screenplay is by Joseph Stefano, best known as the author of the script for Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho. [2]


The story is about two people who come to the house of a rich, elderly woman whose nephew is planning to rob her of her riches. Before they go any further, they must get past a number of cats that seem to know what is going on, then the old woman.



  1. ^ "Big Rental Films of 1969", Variety, 7 January 1970 p 15
  2. ^ http://allmovie.com/work/eye-of-the-cat-90778

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