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Cats (2019)

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A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle life.

Director:

Tom Hooper

Writers:

T.S. Eliot (poetry collection "Old Possum's Books of Practical Cats"), Lee Hall (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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What We Know About 'Cats'

We aren't fond of saying things "broke the internet." But the first trailer for Cats certainly altered digital communication and minds upon release. Here's what we know about the holiday feline extravaganza so far.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jennifer Hudson ... Grizabella
Judi Dench ... Old Deuteronomy
Taylor Swift ... Bombalurina
Robbie Fairchild ... Munkustrap
Jason Derulo ... Rum Tum Tugger
Daniela Norman ... Demeter
Steven McRae Steven McRae ... Skimbleshanks
James Corden ... Bustopher Jones
Naoimh Morgan ... Rumpleteazer
Danny Collins ... Mungojerrie
Rebel Wilson ... Jennyanydots
Laurie Davidson ... Mr. Mistoffelees
Freya Rowley Freya Rowley ... Jellylorum
Francesca Hayward ... Victoria
Idris Elba ... Macavity
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Storyline

A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle life.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

The most joyful event of the holiday season. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some rude and suggestive humor | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

catsmovie | Official Facebook | See more »

Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 December 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cats See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$95,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,619,870, 22 December 2019

Gross USA:

$27,166,770

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$73,611,182
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Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

James Corden and Sir Ian McKellen have appeared in Disney musical movies. Corden appeared in Into the Woods (2014), and McKellen appeared in Beauty and the Beast (2017). See more »

Goofs

Almost at the end, Judi Dentch's hand is visible due to a CGI mistake. See more »

Quotes

Jennyanydots: And now for the icing on the cake!
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Crazy Credits

The film opens without any opening credits. The title of the film is stated just before the closing credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

An edited cut, with the use of Digital Cinema Package, will include improved VFX effects that will be downloaded onto a satellite server. Hard drives copies will be released at indie cinemas on Christmas Eve. See more »

Connections

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Soundtracks

The Old Gumbie Cat
Written by T.S. Eliot and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performed by Robbie Fairchild and Rebel Wilson
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User Reviews

 
It's really not that bad once you close your eyes!
27 December 2019 | by azabeniSee all my reviews

You must never open them though. Otherwise you will never see your cat the same way again.


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