Director: Paul Schrader Run Time: 118 min. Release Year: 1982
Starring: Ed Begley Jr., John Heard, Malcolm McDowell, Nastassja Kinski, Ruby Dee
After years of separation, Irina and her minister brother, Paul, reunite in New Orleans in this erotic tale of the supernatural. When zoologists capture a wild panther, Irina is drawn to the cat — and the zoo curator is drawn to her. Soon, Irina’s brother will have to reveal the family secret: that when sexually aroused, they turn into predatory jungle cats.