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The Long Goodbye and Gould’s Failure to Feed Morris the Cat

Eliot Gould struggled to outperform his co-star

Morris the Cat immortalized on a pin. The true star of The Long Goodbye. Image from Flickr.

Morris the cat never liked Eliot Gould. They failed to bond on set. One infamous morning, Gould had stormed into Director Robert Altman’s private trailer and demanded the removal of Morris the Cat. Altman laughed replying that the cat was a better method actor than he was.

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