Cat People is a 1942 film directed by Jacques Tourneur. The original screenplay, written by DeWitt Bodeen, was based on Val Lewton’s short story The Bagheeta published in 1930. The film stars Simone Simon, Kent Smith, Jane Randolph and Tom Conway.
This is the story of Irena, a young Serbian woman in Manhattan, who believes that, because of an ancient curse, any physical intimacy with the man she loves will turn her into a feline predator.
An extraordinary work of photography by Nicholas Musuraca.
Irena (Simone Simon)
Oliver (Kent smith) and Irena (Simone Simon)
A Cat Woman
Alice (Jane Randolph)
Irena (Simone simon) and Dr. Judd (Tom Conway)