Cinema: Square Dance

THE MAN WHO LOVED CAT DANCING

Directed by RICHARD C. SARAFIAN

Screenplay by ELEANOR PERRY

Here is a movie that hymns the joys of a woman's subjugation to a man. As the standoffish wife of a rich rancher (George Hamilton), Catherine Crocker (Sarah Miles) runs away from home one day smack into a train robbery. The desperadoes, making off with the loot, take a fancy to Catherine's horse. Since Catherine refuses to dismount, she too is borne off into the wilderness.

Two of the bad guys (Jack Warden and Bo Hopkins) naturally have a fierce letch for her. The third desperado, a stronger...

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