200+ Weird cat names from movies

Weird cat names from movies are a terrific way to commemorate your love of the movies and give your new pet a pop-culture-inspired nick if you need some naming inspiration for a new pet coming into your life. We looked through a variety of ages and genres to compile this list of the top cat names from movies quickly!

Cats have been a cinema fixture for almost a century, dating back to the silent short film The Sick Kitten, released in 1901. Sometimes they’re cute, and sometimes they’re terrifying, but a film with a feline element is nearly always more intriguing. To honor these furry celebrities, EW takes a look back at some of cinema’s most renowned felines. We are also giving you some famous cat names from movies.

1.     Weird cat name “Pyewacket” from Bell, Book, and Candle (1958)

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weird cat name in the movie bell book candle

The movie “Bell Book and Candle (1958)” is one of the most recognizable film cats of all time, with his black color, bright blue eyes, and penchant for casting spells. A few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Zoey
  • Rosie
  • Coco
  • Phoebe
  • Piper

2.     A weird cat names from movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)

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weird cat names from movies Breakfast at Tiffany’s

In the movie “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” directed by “Franz F.Planer” based on the famous novel “Truman Capote” a poor no-name slob: He belongs to nobody, and nobody belongs to him. Holly Golightly’s unnamed pet is the ultimate film feline, a fluffy orange sweetheart who, like most cats, observes everything around him with a sort of passive disapproval. some more famous cat names from movies:

  • Ellie
  • Princess
  • Penny
  • Pepper
  • Lilly

3.     Blofeld’s cat from From Russia With Love (1963)

The movie from Russia with love the fluffy white Persian first appeared in From Russia with Love and has since appeared in a number of 007 films. The only look we get of the evil Ernst Stavro Blofeld in many of the early Bond flicks is a close-up of him stroking his beloved pet. A few famous cat names from movies:

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weird cat names from movie from Love with Russia
  • Callie
  • Olive
  • Molly
  • Gali
  • Kiki

4.     DC from That Darn Cat! (1965)

The movie “That Dran Cat” was released in 1965 in America is a comedy movie directed by Robert Stevenson. Starring Hayley Mills and Dean Jones the story is about Robbing banks and Kidnapping and a mischievous pet A funny scene from the movie is also attached where “DC” the pet is stealing a duck from a neighbor’s house. Some more famous cat names from movies:

  • Daisy
  • Lola
  • Willow
  • Mia
  • Gracie

5.     A weird cat names  from movie “from The Aristocats (1970)”

The Movie “Aristocats” was released in 1970 by Walt Disney Directed by Wolfgang Reitherman The film is based on a Tom McGowan and Tom Rowe novel about an aristocratic pet family and how an alley pet companion helps them after a butler kidnaps them to acquire his mistress’s inheritance, which was supposed to belong to them. A few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Nala
  • Chloe
  • Cleo
  • Stella
  • Sophie

6.     Vito’s is also another weird cat names from movie “The Godfather (1972)”

In the famous movies Godfather released in 1972 it was the first movie of the Godfather series a pet named “Vito” was found. Some more famous cat names from movies:

  • Luna
  • Bella
  • Lucy
  • Kitty
  • Lily

7.     Tonto from Harry and Tonto (1974)

A weird cat names from movie “Tonto” was used in the movie Harry and Tonto “Tonto was the pet” was released in 1974 it was an Oscar-winning movie. A few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Oreo        
  • Apollo      
  • Jax          
  • Ziggy               
  • Joey

8.     A weird cat names from movie “Jonesy from Alien (1979)”

The Movie “Allien” was released in 1979 it is a science fiction horror movie the director was Ridley Scott. The pet “Jonesy” was cast in the movie. On a horror basis, it was the weird cat names from the movie. Some more famous cat names from movies:

  • Dory          
  • Pua            
  • Meeko       
  • Gus            
  • Charlie

9.     Oliver is a weird cat names from movie “Oliver & Company (1988)”

Oliver and Company was release in 1988 by Walt Disney this is an animated movie it was based on Charles Dicken’s novel “Oliver Twist”. It was a weird cat names from movie I never listen to before. List of famous pet names from movies:

  • Mio            
  • Lumier       
  • Mushu       
  • Olaf           
  • Pumba 

10.     Jiji is also a weird cat names from movie “Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)”

The Movie Kiki’s Delivery Service was an animated movie released in Japan in 1989. It was an animated movie written, produced, and directed by “Hayao Miyazaki”. The story was taken from a famous novel written by “Eiko Kadono”. The movie is about a witch “Kiki” who is going to move to a new town with the help of his flying abilities. This movie wins the Amine Grand Prix prize. “Kiki’s Delivery Service” was dubbed in English in 1997. Few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Belle           
  • Mulan        
  • Eilowny      
  • Ashe 
  • Pisho

11.     Milo is also weird cat names from movie “the Adventures of Milo and Otis (1989)”

The movie “The Adventures of Milo and Otis” was released in Japan (1989) it was named in Japanese “子猫物語, Koneko Monogatari” means “A Kitten’s Story” this is an adventure comedy-drama film about two animals, “Milo” a pet. A few years after Columbia Picture released it with an English language version with a few minutes shorter. List of famous cat names from movies:

  • Buzz 
  • Mirage  
  • Gideon       
  •  Ivan 
  • Tiana 
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12.     Church from Pet Sematary (1989 and 2019)

The most weird cat names from movie “Pet Sematary” was a horror written by Stephen King a famous American writer (this novel was nominated as world fantasy award for best novel in 1986) this novel was released in two movies in early 1989 and 2019 with the same name “Pet Sematary”. A pet name “Church” was cast in both movies as a demon who kill people and make people under his control. Few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Scar    
  • Mochi          
  • Ubasti         
  • Lampwick            
  • Berlioz
  • Moana 

13.     Sassy from Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)

A weird cat names from movie “The Movie Homeward Bound the Incredible Journey” was released in 1993 it was a remake of the movie (The Incredible Journey 1963) based on the famous novel “Sheila Burnford”. This movie is directed by Duwayne Dunham. During the production of the movie production of this movie named Franklin, R.Levy has died and the movie was dedicated to him. In this movie, a weird pet name sassy and a dog was traveling around the country to find their family. List of famous cat names from movies:

  • Pete           
  • Simba        
  • Sultan        
  • Ambrose    
  • Milton 

14.     Fat Louie is a weird cat names from movie “The Princess Diaries (2001)”

The Movie Series “The Princess Diaries” was released in 2001 it was inspired by the famous novel Epistolary young-adult written by Meg Cabot and Thermopolis. This series is about a teenage girl having a dream of becoming famous celebrity and model she had a pet named “Fat Louie”. In her dreams, she often saw that is she became a model and a famous actress. The last book of this series “The Princess Diaries: Royal Wedding” was published in 2015. Few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Winkie                 
  • Iggy  
  • Tibbi 
  • Flower        
  • Maleficent 

15.     Buttercup from The Hunger Games series (2012)

Weird cat names from movie In The famous series of “The Hunger Games” this movie is about a future where rich and powerful people control most of the resources and the common people live as poor. The living area of rich people is called district 12 they select randomly to serve them. This is a long story you can watch the trailer of this movie from the given link. A pet name Buttercup is shown in the movie which belongs to the actress. This movie is based on the famous New York Times best-selling award holder novel The Hunger Games written by Suzanne Collins he was an American. List of famous cat names from movies:

  • Lucifer        
  • Floyd
  • Tibbs
  • Duchess               
  • Binx

16.     Ulysses is also a weird cat names from movie “Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)”

The Movie Inside Llewyn Davis was released in 2013. This movie was written, produced, edited, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. The movie is about a man who wants to become a singer and musician and wants to keep his life in order, the singer has a pet name, Ulysses. This story is especially inspired by folk singer Dave Van. Some more famous cat names from movies:

  • Zelda                   
  • Tallulah      
  • Debutante    
  • Rufus         
  • Oliver

17.     Kovacs’ cat from The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Kovacs is a weird cat names from movie The Grand Budapest Hotel was released in 2014 it was a comedy-drama film directed and written by Wes Anderson. A pet name Kovacs can be seen in the movie. On February 6, 2014, The Grand Budapest Hotel premiered in competition at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival. The film’s global release was preceded by a February 26 theatre release in France, followed by March 6–7 releases in Germany, North America, and the United Kingdom. For its workmanship, acting, and humor, The Grand Budapest Hotel gained great recognition. It had a profit of US$172.9 million. List of famous cat names from movies:

  • Arlo             
  • Nala           
  • Dinah                  
  •  Mittens 
  • Felicia 

18.     Keanu is a weird cat names from movie “Keanu (2016)”

The movie Keanu was released in 2016 and in 2017 it was the name of the cat in the movie. It is a comedy-action movie. The story is based upon a pet Keanu two friends own it and one day Keanu lost somewhere it was handed over to a gangster the friend went to rescue and get their pet-back is was a funny movie. The trailer link is also attached. Few more famous cat names from movies:

  • Nemo         
  • Squirt                    
  • Woody       
  •  Ham          
  • Coco 

19.     Goose from Captain Marvel (2019)

Weird cat names from movie a famous movie Captain Marvel is based upon Marvel Comics characters Carol Danvers and Captain Marvel. This movie is produced by Marcel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney. A cat named “Goose” was shown in the movie it was a monster cat. List of famous scat names from movies:

  • Marie                  
  • Peppo                  
  • Napoleon   
  • Lafayette
  • Snowbell

20.     Mrs. Norris is the most weird cat name from the movie “Harry Potter series”

J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world is filled with plenty of felines (shoutout to Crookshanks), but the most memorable is Filch’s beloved tabby, who skulks around Hogwarts in search of misbehaving students. Some more famous cat names:

  • Sergeant    
  • Haru          
  • Cagney      
  • Duchess     
  • Toulouse

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