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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Leonardo DiCaprio
Tom Hanks
Christopher Walken
Martin Sheen
Amy Adams
Directors
Steven Spielberg
Screenwriters
Jeff Nathanson
Running Time
140 minutes

Catch Me If You Can
Effortless cat-and-mouse tale from Steven Spielberg


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Plot
Devastated by his parents' divorce, 16 year-old Frank runs away from home and embarks on an audacious career as a conman. Travelling across the globe, Frank tries his hand by turns as an airline pilot, doctor and lawyer, all the while pursued by dogged FBI agent Carl Hanratty.


Verdict
More slow-burning than you'd expect, and all the more breathtaking for it. A fitting dessert to Spielberg's preceeding entree and main course of A.I. and Minority Report, and one hell of a ride.


Reviewed by Mark Dinning

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