Cat Person Movie Poster

Cat Person

October 6, 2023
Status: released

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Where to Watch Cat Person (Stream)

Apple TV

Cat Person Movie Details:

Based on“Cat Person” by Kristen Roupenian
United States
Language English
GenrePsychological, Thriller
Release datesJanuary 21, 2023 (Sundance)
October 6, 2023 (United States)
Running time2hr
Age ratingR
CastEmilia Jones
Nicholas Braun
Geraldine Viswanathan
Hope Davis
Fred Melamed
Directed by Susanna Fogel
Screenplay byMichelle Ashford
Produced byJeremy Steckler
Helen Estabrook
Cinematography by Manuel Billeter
Edited by Jacob Craycroft
Music byHeather McIntosh
Production CompaniesStudioCanal
The New Yorker Studios
Distributor StudioCanal (France)
Rialto Pictures (United States)

Cat Person Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Emilia Jones as Margot
  • Nicholas Braun as Robert Holt
  • Geraldine Viswanathan as Taylor
  • Isabella Rossellini as Dr. Enid Zabala
  • Hope Davis as Kelly
  • Fred Melamed as Dr. Resnick
  • Christopher Shyer as Ernie
  • Liza Koshy as Beth
  • Josh Andrés Rivera as Dave
  • Isaac Cole Powell as Clay
  • Liza Colón-Zayas as Officer Elaine
  • Michael Gandolfini as Peter


When Margot, a college sophomore goes on a date with the older Robert, she finds that IRL Robert doesn’t live up to the Robert she has been flirting with over texts.

Cat Person Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Budget$12 million
Domestic Collection$55,548
International Collection$258,757
Worldwide Collection$314,305

About Cat Person Movie:

  • The film is based on the 2017 short story of the same name by Kristen Roupenian.
  • Production began on October 14, 2021.
  • Filming took place in Jersey City and Newark, New Jersey.
  • Cat Person premiered at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2023. It was released in the United States by Rialto Pictures on October 6, 2023.
  • Cat Person was released on VOD on December 1, 2023, only through Hoopla and Spectrum on Demand.
  • Following its Sundance premiere, it received distribution offers from Netflix, Bleecker Street and Open Road Films, none of which satisfied the financiers.