Scripts involving cat and mouse games are very much in demand among movie lovers. These movies are highly engrossing and often are action-packed suspense thrillers. Depending on the plot, either the cat or the mouse ends up being the protagonist but whatever be the end result, the audience gets their share of absolute entertainment, thrill, and excitement.
Top 5 Most Popular Cat and Mouse Game Movies
Here we will share with you some of the most popular movies built around the cat and mouse plot.
This movie is directed by Spike Lee, which tells about a courageous cop officer who investigates a bank robbery and manages with a hostage mysterious woman who has a secret motive of changing the investigation and threatening the investigator. This makes the movie a perfect confronting cat and mouse game story.
No Country for Old Men
It is one of the suspense movies which involves a face-to-face cat and mouse game and is completely filled with dark humor which slips the audience into the depth of evil thoughts and brings up the tussle between the destiny of humans and their determination.
The Silence of the Lambs
This movie is based on a psychopath who slaughters lambs in his firm. This creates a nightmare for a young lady who works under him. She tries to save another lamb from the cruel clutches of the psychopath. For killing this serial psychopath killer she turns to another serial killer for her help.
The French Connection
This film is based on a true story of life. This depicts the two police officers in New York City trying to intercept a huge heroin shipment from France. The movie is completely filled with breathtaking action sequences and car chases, which is the most impressive screen moment of the 70s.
This movie portrays a brutal killing by describing the biblical sin in the American city. A stubborn and intelligent detective with his partner started looking for this unknown killer named John Doe. When the killer completed his fifth murder he reveals himself to the police by saying he will kill two more people. The remaining film is focused on these two people and looking for them.
The face-to-face cat-and-mouse game is one of the most popular plots of the movies. This was a small representation of hundreds of movies made on this theme. All these movies have a highly gripping storyline that will make you bite your nails until you get to know the end result after a lot of twists and turns in the story.