What is a Catguffin? Which type of cat is more dangerous - a Catzilla or a Pussilla? What is the difference between a Catagonist and a Heropuss? And what exactly did Jones the cat say to the xenomorph in Alien? All these questions and many others are answered in CATS ON FILM, the definitive work of feline film scholarship, in which critic and novelist Anne Billson explores the many and varied narrative functions of cats by examining their appearances in one hundred films, from blockbusters to art films, foreign films to cult oddities, rom-coms to horror movies. Read about the true nature of Harry Lime's relationship to the kitten in The Third Man. Discover how the White Cat of Evil launched his career as Blofeld's lapcat in the James Bond franchise. CATS ON FILM. No cat-loving film fan can afford to be without it.