P.S. Your Cat is Dead!: A Comedy in Two Acts

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Samuel French, Inc., 1979 - Drama - 93 pages
3 Reviews

James Kirkwood

Full Length, Comedy

Characters: 3 male, 1 female

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In the West Village of Manhattan, Jimmy Zoole, a thirty-ish actor is having a run of bad luck. He's been robbed twice (they even took the only copy of his first novel), fired from a play, has a cat on the critical list, a girl friend who's leaving, and he discovers a burglar hiding in his loft. To avenge his life, he ties "Vito" to the kitchen sink and keeps him prisoner over the long New Year's Eve.

"A darkly hued comedy...Raunchily funny. Wonderful show-biz dialogue that crackles." -L.A. Free Press

 

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User Review  - gina-magini - LibraryThing

Such a clever, ironic, and at times funny book. It seems things couldn't get worse when his apartment is broken into. Oh, but they can. And such a weird ending! Loved it. Read full review

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User Review  - etznab - LibraryThing

An absurd but completely engaging comedy. The storyline is so bizarre that I don't know how to write a review for it. Read the text on the cover ... if you find it intriguing, read the book. If the ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
4
Section 2
5
Section 3
9
Section 4
11
Section 5
53
Section 6
85
Section 7
94
Section 8
95
Section 9
96
Section 10
97
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