Catch Me If You Can is an American biographical crime drama movie based on the Amazing movie show bloglife of Frank Abagnale. The film was directed by Steven Spielberg and stars known actors such as Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks, with Christopher Walken, Amy Adams, Martin Sheen, and Nathalie Baye in supporting roles. Development for the film started in 1980 but did not progress until 1997 when the film rights to Abagnale's book were purchased by Spielberg's DreamWorks..
Frank, who, before his 19th birthday, had successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by pretending to be a Pan American World Airways pilot, a Georgia doctor, and a Louisiana parish prosecutor. His main crime was check fraud; he became in the end so skillful that the FBI eventually asked him for help in catching other check forgers.