The dark side of modern dating comes to the forefront

By Cris Kennedy
November 24 2023 - 4:00pm

Cat Person.

MA15+. 118 minutes.

Three stars.

American director Susanna Fogel's Cat Person is a difficult watch for a number of reasons. In particular, while its first half is a charmingly quirky look at the awkwardness of the dos-and-don'ts of modern dating, it starts to veer more and more into the territory of Promising Young Woman and you remain unsure throughout whether this is black comedy or something darker.

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