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A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 2002-12-25
Runtime 141 minutes
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katrice_masters shared a tip "Leo at his best!"
katrice_masters shared a tip "Leo fooled a lot of people great acting and casting"
12raves13birds shared a tip "It's the perfect inspiration for doing something illegal 😎 What can't Dicaprio do?"
andrew_abbey shared a tip "Can’t believe I just watched that for the first time. But absolutely an incredible movie"
amy_santi shared a tip "A Leonardo Dicaprio Stand Out Film"
ananth_christy shared a tip "#true_stories very nicely portrayed characters and story telling. Compelling watch. Beautiful cinematography"
jeanette_canard shared a tip "Free on the Roku Channel. True story."
awesome_user_622903 shared a tip "Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks at one of their best performance. A real gem !"
mordou shared a tip "this is one of my favourite movies. it amazes me every time i watch it"
classic_levi shared a tip "The Terminal, Forest Gump, Good Will Hunting, and Cast Away. There’s a good list of other movies I like."
maria_molinari shared a tip "This movie is one of my favorites. A must see!"
carisa_haber shared a tip "Wonderful!! I would watch again and I for sure #recommend"
olivia_kopp_793 shared a tip "Such a good movie, love Tom Hanks and Leonardo DiCaprio’s performance!"
jaymee_torres shared a tip "Leonardo + Tom Hanks = Great Chemistry"
darlene_lee shared a tip "One of the best cat and mouse films ever created. Great acting and top notch filmography."
jilina_mercier shared a tip "dope movie. even cooler that it’s a true story. brilliant conman (under 18) who wasn’t an awful dude. great cast too."
chaghetti shared a tip "Another of my favorites from Leo."
frances_demartino shared a tip "Di Caprio is brilliant. Christopher Walken smooth. And it really happened"
morgan_michelle shared a tip "Such a fun movie!!"
ck_meadows shared a tip "Good acting, the kind that makes you happy to watch every year or so and reappreciate it."
stacy_lawrence shared a tip "Amazing! And the book is even better if you can believe it. Read and watched both of those so many times."
joseph_estock shared a tip "Great movie with leo and hanks"
karen_berg_5616 shared a tip "I liked a lot of them, but probably the Christmas phone call!"
stephanie_iglesias_1235 shared a tip "Oh man, its gotta be when Leo gets caught and pretends to be a cop. So smart, you?"
becky_rekunyk shared a tip "It keeps you on your toes. Well done movie"
lacey_koenig shared a tip "Amazing movie"
keiralikesmovies shared a tip "Good movie based on true story. Definitely for people who like crime movie and watching people be brilliant"
victoria_klausing shared a tip "Great classic, leaving Netflix this month. Worth a cheap rental if you haven't seen it!"
jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "A great movie,a quick watch too!"
ria_reanne shared a tip "It’s a great movie! Highly recommend"
Thomas_Truxell shared a tip "Based o a true story, I found this very interesting and original!"
kimberly_moore_7694 shared a tip "Probably the part where Tom Hank's character opened the wallet and found the newspaper and magazine clippings"
kyle_jackson_3456 shared a tip "I really like the scene where he is at the hotel about to get caught and pretends to be the special investigator and gets away!"
f2l8 shared a tip "The movie is so suspenseful. It has great actors,The story is real which makes the movie even better.￼"
javier_ojeda_4105 shared a tip "Favorite movie of all time"
brad_scoggins shared a tip "Great storytelling, great acting; brilliant production & costume design."
deleted_user_1616302763998 shared a tip "I love true crime stories."
shelley_friesen shared a tip "Suspense."
mckenzie_wall shared a tip "I have several parts too that I like. I just watched it a while ago so its still fairly new to me."
kossiwa_logan shared a tip "Great movie."
christopher_caldwell shared a tip "One of my favorites. Great conematography and very true to the book."
carlos_mejia_4955 shared a tip "Best part of the movie is when Tom Hanks catches Leo making checks."
chloe_pasquini shared a tip "Clever and funny"
saba_saba shared a tip "WACK AS ****"
drea_mclaughlin shared a tip "2 great actors in a chase movie"
stephanie_ortiz_6460 shared a tip "I can watch this on repeat. One of my favorite movies from the moment it debuted!"
jasmine_figures shared a tip "I Leonardo and Tom together and the fact that this is based on real life makes the movie even more exciting!"
awesome_user_468644 shared a tip "This is a great move to watch and based on a real story."
jessica_wilson_2230 shared a tip "Keeps you interested"
accidental_ampersand shared a tip "An instant classic. Good film to rewatch as well."
jennifer_santore shared a tip "Awesome, suspenseful, great acting"
michelle_monteiro shared a tip "Suspense"
frank_gadsden shared a tip "Other than the very rare horrific performance by Hanks, this movie is flawless."
cali_bradford shared a tip "It has Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks, what else do I need to say?"
nykole_thomas shared a tip "D'caprio has done it again, this is a great movie! And based off a true story which I loved learning about!"
brooke_hipp shared a tip "Fantastic movie , could not imagine anyone playing frank better than #leonardodicaprio. Amazing #crime_drama"