Kim Cattrall Movies
Iconic Canadian actress Kim Cattrall began her acting career in 1975. since then, she has appeared in several major movies. Here are 5 of her more notable movies:
Kim made her movie debut in this motion picture directed by Otto Preminger. it also stars Peter O’Toole, Richard Attenborough and Peter Lawford. Kim plays Joyce Donnovan, teenage daughter of millionaire Senator Donnavan. she along with 4 other teenage daughters of wealthy Americans were kidnapped by a Palestinian terrorist group onboard the yacht, Rosebud. Larry Martin (played by Peter O’Toole) is an undercover CIA agent who is tasked with rescuing the girls.
A newly elected mayor has decided that the city does not have enough police officers so she implements a policy declaring that all willing candidates must be admitted into the Police Academy. Soon, the academy is overrun with misfits including past criminals. The instructors of the Police Academy are angry about the new policy and aim to kick all the new recruits out. Kim plays Cadet Karen Thompson, the love interest of main protagonist Carey Mahoney (played by Steve Guttenberg). The movie was a box office success and has since spawned 6 sequels.
Kim plays lawyer Gracie Law in this martial arts film directed by John Carpenter. Kurt Russell plays Jack Burton, a truck driver who agrees to take his friend Wang Chi (played by Dennis Dun) to the airport to pick up Wang’s fiancée. however, because his fiancée has green eyes, she is kidnapped by an immortal sorcerer, Lo Pan, who must marry her in order to gain physical form. Jack, Wang and Gracie must all team up to save Wang’s fiancée before it is too late. although the film was a box office failure, it has since developed a cult following.
Jonathan Switcher (played by Andrew McCarthy), is a struggling artist who creates a mannequin nicknamed “Emmy” (played by Kim) so perfect he falls in love with it. Emmy is placed in the window of a large department store downtown. After Jonathan inadvertently saves the life of the department store owner, he gets a job as a stock boy. Emmy comes to life as Emahasure, an Egyptian woman from 2514 BC. although Emmy only comes to life when Jonathan alone can see her, the two quickly become the town’s best window dressers. however, the department store’s competitors are not happy and devise a plan to kidnap Emmy.
This movie follows the hugely successful Sex and the City TV series where Kim plays her most recognizable character, Samantha Jones. The movie also stars Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw, Kristin Davis as Charlotte York and Cynthia Nixon as Miranda Hobbes. This movie picks up where the series left off. mr. Big and Carrie’s relationship blossoms to the point where they buy a large penthouse together and decide to get married. Charlotte has finally become pregnant, Samantha is in a committed relationship and Miranda is in a relationship crisis. however, everything is put on the back burner as mr. Big stands Carrie up on their wedding day. The girls bring Carrie to Mexico to cheer her up and ponder their own lives. When they get back to New York, big changes happen for everybody.