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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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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

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You will believe 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:

$72,078,487
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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

Idris Elba and Sir Ian McKellen have starred in Disney live-action remakes. Elba played Shere Khan in The Jungle Book (2016), and McKellen played Cogsworth 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

Old Deuteronomy: Come. We're about to begin.
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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 »


Soundtracks

The Ad-Dressing of Cats
Written by T.S. Eliot and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performed by Judi Dench
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Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

 
This is why North Korea hates us
26 December 2019 | by hook0331See all my reviews

I've never seen a film that made me want to place my own cats up for adoption until now. Words cannot express how awful this truly was.


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