The Cat - Korean Movie
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- Movie: The Cat
- Revised romanization: Goyangyi: Jookeumeul Boneun Doo Gaeui Noon
- Hangul: 고양이 : 죽음을 보는 두 개의 눈
- Director: Byun Seung-Wook
- Writer: Jang Yoon-Mi, Lee Jung-Hwa
- Producer: Lee Joon-Dong
- Cinematographer: Lee In-Won
- Release Date: July 7, 2011
- Runtime: 106 min.
- Genre: Horror
- Distributor: Next Entertainment World
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
So-Yeon (Park Min-Young) suffers from claustrophobia due to a traumatic incident that occurred to her as a child. So-Yeon is still treated for her condition to this day. She works as a groomer at a pet shop. One day, a cat named Bidanyi comes into the store. The next day, the owner of Bidanyi is found dead in an elevator. So-Yeon, by request from police officer Joon-Suk (Kim Dong-Wook), takes the cat home. Shortly later, So-Yeon starts to see a mysterious young girl. She becomes more frightened. Then, So-Yeon's good friend Bo-Hee (Shin Da-Eun) is found dead. Near Bo-Hee, there is a cat which Bo-Hee recently adopted from an animal shelter. So-Yeon now fears for her own life. So-Yeon and Joon-Suk investigate deeper into the mysterious case. There is a hidden story related to the cats ...
- Filming began early December, 2010 and finished filming on March 9, 2011.
- Child actress Kim Ye-Ron makes her acting debut in "The Cat". Her older sister is award winning child actress Kim Sae-Ron ("The Man From Nowhere"/"A Brand New Life").
|Park Min-Young||Kim Ye-Ron||Kim Dong-Wook||Shin Da-Eun||Lee Han-Wi|
|So-Yeon||Hee-Jin||Joon-Suk||Bo-Hee||pet shop owner|
Additional Cast Members:
- Kim Min-Jae - animal rescue staff
- Kang Ki-Doong - animal rescue staff
- Lee Sang-Hee - captain
- Park Hyun-Young - Kim Soon-Kyung
- Jo Seok-Hyeon - Chief Park
- Baek Su-Ryeon - grandmother with dementia
- Lee Cheol-Min - demented grandmother's son
- Lee Sung-Min - silk papa
- Kim Ik-Tae - So-Yeon's father
- Yoon Ga-Hyun - Bi-Dan's mom
- 2012 (16th) Fantasia Film Festival - July 19-August 9, 2012 *Canadian Premiere