Catch Me If You Can
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One of Steven Spielberg's funniest, breeziest movies is the one about a teenage con artist who pretends to be a pilot, a doctor, and a lawyer. What fun! The result? Put on your fake Pan Am uniform and dive into the behind-the-scenes story of the film, which made its debut 15 years ago today. The real Frank Abagnale Jr.
In rankings of both Steven Spielberg and Leonardo DiCaprio's filmographies, Catch Me If You Can is often underrated, a compelling, perfectly-paced and, above everything, thoroughly enjoyable film. It's perhaps surprising that the director and actor have only worked together on this one occasion, but we could soon be seeing a new collaboration. Deadline reports that the pair are in early talks to work together on a Ulysses S. Grant biopic at Lionsgate. Grant, who made a brief appearance in Spielberg's Lincoln , led the Union Army to victory during the Civil War with the Confederacy, going on to serves two terms as President of the United States.
Abagnale Jr. I ran away and suddenly found myself a teenager alone in the world. I had to grow up very quickly and become very creative in order to survive. But what started out as survival became more and more of a game. The more I got away with, the more of a game it became — a game I knew I would ultimately lose, but a game I was going to have fun playing until I did. The filmmaker will create his own distinctive visual interpretation of the classic story, bringing the period to life in a way that has never been seen before, in a film starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role. As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J.
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Sign in., The film is based on the life of Frank Abagnale , who, before his 19th birthday, successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by posing as a Pan American World Airways pilot, a Georgia doctor, and a Louisiana parish prosecutor. His primary crime was check fraud ; he became so experienced that the FBI eventually turned to him for help in catching other check forgers.