Fortunately, the hard work of the Coens (and their crew) and many other filmmakers has left us with a bevy of memorable cinematic felines, nicely compiled by Klara Tavakoli Goesche in this 6½ minute video, cleverly scored to Al Stewart’s “Year of the Cat.” Over on YouTube, you can see a full list of the many cats included.
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Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.