PG-13 | | Biography, Crime, Drama
A seasoned FBI agent pursues Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully forged millions of dollars' worth of checks while posing as a Pan Am pilot, a doctor, and a legal prosecutor.
The scenes in the French classroom, and the library, were filmed at McKinley School in Pasadena, California. During spring break six months after the film's release, to the school administration's surprise, the production crew came back and removed ... ...
Well, would you like to hear me tell a joke?
Earl Amdursky: Yeah. Yeah, we'd love to hear a joke from you.
Carl Hanratty: Knock knock.
Earl Amdursky: Who's there?
Carl Hanratty: Go fuck yourselves.
When Frank first walks into the classroom where he impersonates the substitute teacher, one of the students is heard to use the word "frickin'", a word not coined yet in the 1960s.
During the first thirty seconds of the credits we hear the FBI typewriters.
$30,082,000 (USA) (29 December 2002)
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