The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat


1h 16m 1974

Brief Synopsis

Fritz, now married and with a son, is desperate to escape from the domestic hell he now finds himself in. Lighting up a joint, he begins to dream about his eight other lives, hoping to find one that will provide a pleasant distraction. The drug-induced journeys he takes include spells as an astronaut, Hitler's psychiatrist, a courier travelling in hostile territory during a race war, and as a pupil of an Indian guru living in the sewers of New York.

Film Details

Also Known As
Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1974

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 16m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (DeLuxe)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.85 : 1

Synopsis

Ultra cool Fritz moves from the 60s into the 70s and into a case of the post-college blues. Fritz is living on unemployment and has an obnoxious wife who beats him up. To momentarily escape his sad reality, Fritz takes some powerful catnip and goes on a psychedelic trip into his eight other lives. His occupations in some of these lives are, astronaut, aide to President Kissinger, and orderly to Adolf Hitler.

Film Details

Also Known As
Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1974

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 16m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (DeLuxe)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.85 : 1

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Released in United States 1974

Released in United States 1974