Based on the internationally bestselling book, A Street Cat Named Bob is a moving and uplifting feel-good true story.
When James Bowen found an injured, ginger street cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accommodation, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent tom cat, whom he quickly christened Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas.
Soon the two were inseparable and their diverse, comic and occasionally dangerous adventures would transform both their lives, slowly healing the scars of each other's troubled pasts.
Starring Ruta Gedmintas (The Strain, The Incident) Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey, Filth) Anthony Head (Buffy The Vampire Slayer) and (of course) Bob, filming took place over six weeks in London, mainly in Covent Garden where James and Bob used to busk.
The film is directed by Roger Spottiswoode (Tomorrow Never Dies, Under Fire, Air America, Turner and Hooch), with a script from Tim John (Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde) and Maria Nation (Ice Bound)
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To Celebrate the release A Street Cat Named Bob This Houndstooth Studio Prize is providing tickets holders a chance to WIN a great prize that includes: a photo session for up to two pets from the same household in their North Perth studio with Alex Cearns, the International Professional Pet Photographer of the Year 2016; a sneak peek preview gallery on Facebook; plus a 13CM x 18CM print of your choice valued at $145! Voucher is not transferrable and cannot be exchanged for cash. Prize to be used before 1/12/2017. Competion entry and details at Luna Leederville when you buy a ticket to see Bob...
BOB THE CAT WANT'S YOUR HELP! As James relied on Bob, RSPCA WA relies on the kindness and generosity of individuals and the community to rescue, rehabilitate and rehome animals.If you wish to help the RSPCA, please drop a donation of non-perishable pet food into the collection bin at Luna Leederville when you come to see A Street Cat Named Bob on the opening weekend of release.