Nine Lives is a 2016 English-language French comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and written by Gwyn Lurie, Matt R. Allen, Caleb Wilson, Dan Antoniazzi and Ben Shiffrin. The film stars Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell, Cheryl Hines, Malina Weissman, and Christopher Walken. The film was released on August 5, 2016, by EuropaCorp.
Tom Brand (Kevin Spacey) is a major business tycoon who has distanced himself from his daughter Rebecca (Malina Weissman) and his wife Lara (Jennifer Garner). In a rush to get a last-minute gift for his daughter’s 11th birthday, he goes to a mysterious pet shop run by Felix Perkins (Christopher Walken) and buys a cat. On the way home however, Tom gets in an accident and finds himself trapped inside the cat’s body. He is told by Felix he must reconcile with his family within one week, or be stuck as a cat forever.