Questions tagged [catch-me-if-you-can]

2002's American biographical film with the elements of crime and comedy. Based on the life of Frank Abagnale.

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What exactly is the motive of Frank Sr/Jr behind the 'lost and found necklace' act?

In the movie Catch Me If You Can, both Frank Sr and Frank Jr try to trick the female employees by falsely pointing out that they found a necklace and ask them (the female employees) if it is theirs. ...
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Roger Strong clearly knows Frank is lying at dinner, but in the very next scene seems oblivious. Why?

During the dinner at the Strongs' house in Catch Me If You Can Roger Strong clearly knows Frank is lying, but in the very next scene seems oblivious. Are we supposed to believe that he bought the lie ...
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Why does Frank peel off the labels from bottles and things?

Catch Me If You Can's fictionalized version of Frank W. Abagnale Jr. uses to peel off labels from things. While in certain cases this is part of his check frauds (especially the Pan Am labels), he ...
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How does Frank pass the Bar Exam?

In the 2002 movie Catch Me If You Can starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks, how does DiCaprio's character Frank Abagnale Jr. pass the Bar Exam with only two weeks of study? Was he that smart, or ...