• Hugh Jackman turned down 'Cats'
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    Hugh Jackman turned down 'Cats'

    Hugh Jackman turned down Cats, but still won't trash the musical.

  • The movies so terrible people can't make it all the way to the end
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    The movies so terrible people can't make it all the way to the end

    Reddit commenters have been discussing the movies they couldn't even bring themselves to watch until the credits.

  • VFX specialist on 'Cats' confirms the rumoured 'butthole cut'
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    VFX specialist on 'Cats' confirms the rumoured 'butthole cut'

    One of the visual effects crew on Tom Hooper's disastrous Cats movie has confirmed the horrifying rumours of a cut of the movie littered with cat bumholes.

  • ‘Cats’ Wins Razzie Award for Worst Picture, John Travolta Wins Worst Actor
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    ‘Cats’ Wins Razzie Award for Worst Picture, John Travolta Wins Worst Actor

    “Cats” won the “honor” of the Worst Picture prize of 2019 from the Razzies, and John Travolta and Hilary Duff were deemed to have given the worst performances of the year.The Universal musical film “Cats” also picked up Razzies for Rebel Wilson for Worst Supporting Actress, James Corden for Worst Supporting Actor, Worst Director Tom Hooper and Worst Screenplay for Hooper and Lee Hall. The film also won for Worst Screen Combo for what the awards cattily described as “any two half-feline/half-human hairballs” from the film.Travolta won for both his work in “The Fanatic” and “Trading Paint,” and Duff won for her film “The Haunting of Sharon Tate,” in which she played the iconic ’60s starlet in a horror film.Also Read: Judi Dench Hasn't Seen 'Cats' - But She's Amused by Her Razzie Nom for Worst Supporting ActressSylvester Stallone’s (hopefully) final turn as Rambo in “Rambo: Last Blood” also picked up a pair of prizes for Worst Remake, Rip-Off or Sequel and Worst Reckless Disregard for Human Life and Public Property.Eddie Murphy was snubbed at the Oscars themselves for his work in “Dolemite Is My Name,” but he beat out Adam Sandler for the Razzies’ Redeemer Award, which recognizes strong performances from past honorees of the Razzies.The 40th edition of the Razzie Awards was meant to be broadcast last Saturday, but the presentation was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak. Not only that, the awards generally take place the day before the Oscars but were delayed because the Academy Awards moved to early February for their earliest date on the awards calendar ever.The Razzies released a video announcing the winners, which you can see above. And the full list of Razzie Awards is below:WORST PICTURE“Cats”WORST ACTORJohn Travolta / “The Fanatic” & “Trading Paint”WORST ACTRESSHilary Duff / “The Haunting of Sharon Tate”WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESSRebel Wilson / “Cats”WORST SUPPORTING ACTORJames Corden / “Cats”WORST SCREEN COMBOAny Two Half-Feline/Half-Human Hairballs / “Cats”WORST SCREENPLAY“Cats” / Screenplay by Lee Hall and Tom HooperWORST DIRECTORTom Hooper / “Cats”WORST REMAKE, RIP-OFF or SEQUEL“Rambo: Last Blood”WORST RECKLESS DISREGARD for HUMAN LIFE and PUBLIC PROPERTY“Rambo: Last Blood”RAZZIE® REDEEMER AWARDEddie Murphy / “Dolemite Is My Name”Read original story ‘Cats’ Wins Razzie Award for Worst Picture, John Travolta Wins Worst Actor At TheWrap

  • Oscars 2020: James Corden and Rebel Wilson wear 'Cats' outfits to present Visual Effects award
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    Oscars 2020: James Corden and Rebel Wilson wear 'Cats' outfits to present Visual Effects award

    It's not the first time Rebel Wilson has used an awards show gig to ridicule her own work in 'Cats'.

  • BAFTAs 2020: Rebel Wilson takes a shot at all-male director shortlist and 'Cats'
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    BAFTAs 2020: Rebel Wilson takes a shot at all-male director shortlist and 'Cats'

    Rebel Wilson was declared the highlight of the 2020 BAFTAs on social media.

  • Golden Globes 2020: Ricky Gervais targets Prince Andrew, Apple and 'Cats' in scathing monologue
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    Golden Globes 2020: Ricky Gervais targets Prince Andrew, Apple and 'Cats' in scathing monologue

    The comedian made sure he went out with a bang as he hosted the ceremony for the fifth and final time.

  • You can now buy a heated bed for your pet to keep them warm this winter
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    You can now buy a heated bed for your pet to keep them warm this winter

    It's described as ideal for cats and dogs with arthritis, hip dysplasia and other joint or pain problems.

  • Evan Rachel Wood savages 'Cats' in social media rant as 'maybe the worst thing I have ever seen'
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    Evan Rachel Wood savages 'Cats' in social media rant as 'maybe the worst thing I have ever seen'

    Wood filmed her sweary response to Tom Hooper's widely derided adaptation of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical 'Cats'.

  • REVIEW: Cats is a cinematic nightmare that will leave you catatonic
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    REVIEW: Cats is a cinematic nightmare that will leave you catatonic

    I felt like my gaze couldn’t linger for too long on a character, one second too long and the hair on the back of my neck would stand.

  • The 20 most searched for movies of 2019
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    The 20 most searched for movies of 2019

    There have been some massive movies in 2019, with some of them ripe for controversy and others simply raking in box office dollars to an unprecedented extent. Elsewhere, master filmmakers have taken on bold, distinct properties and we had one of the most divisive and unusual awards seasons in living memory.But which films have really struck a chord with people? We’ve crunched the numbers and created a list of the most searched for movies on Yahoo in 2019.Based on millions of searches, here are the films people were looking for this year.Read more:Biggest box office hits and misses of 2019Most incredible actor transformations of 2019Notable Hollywood deaths of 2019

  • Judi Dench Says Her Character in ‘Cats’ Is Trans
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    Judi Dench Says Her Character in ‘Cats’ Is Trans

    Judi Dench said that her character in “Cats,” Old Deuteronomy, is actually transgender.In an interview with Out magazine, Dench recalled how she was forced to drop out of a stage production of “Cats” from 1981 in London’s West End.When the interviewer, who is transgender, pointed out that her character is traditionally played by a man on stage, Dench noted that the male actor Brian Blessed played the role in the 1981 production.“[It was] nerve wracking, because all I can hear is Brian Blessed all the time in the production that I wasn’t able to be in,” Dench said. “Totally unexpected, it was. I kind of call it ‘trans Deuteronomy,’ is the part for me. But it was lovely to be led about and be an aged, old cat.”Also Read: 'Cats' Poor Reception Prompts Universal to Send an 'Improved,' Updated Version to TheatersDench’s character is a wise, older cat who judges other cats in the annual Jellicle Ball. The cats have a chance to ascend to the Heaviside Layer and be reborn in a new life if they are chosen.Dench was meant to portray the characters Grizabella the Glamour Cat and Jennyanydots the Old Gumbie Cat in the 1981 production in London, but she was forced to leave the play after she snapped an Achilles tendon.“Cats” is in theaters now. Check out video of Dench’s interview via Out.Read original story Judi Dench Says Her Character in ‘Cats’ Is Trans At TheWrap

  • REVIEW: Claw-some Cats musical opens in Singapore
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    REVIEW: Claw-some Cats musical opens in Singapore

    It’s a very dance-based musical, spanning dance genres such as ballet and tap dance, and if you can appreciate that, you’ll enjoy the show very much.

  • New 'Billy Elliot' movie in development
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    New 'Billy Elliot' movie in development

    Working Title are developing a new version of Billy Elliot: The Musical.

  • Biggest movie poster fails of 2019
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    Biggest movie poster fails of 2019

    May these hideous posters never darken the walls of another cinema.

  • Golden Globes 2020 nominations: The biggest snubs and surprises
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    Golden Globes 2020 nominations: The biggest snubs and surprises

    'Marriage Story' shocks with most nominations and female filmmakers are completely overlooked. Meanwhile, Netflix and Apple notch streaming milestones.

  • Director Tom Hooper changed ‘Cats’ CGI after backlash
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    Director Tom Hooper changed ‘Cats’ CGI after backlash

    Director Tom Hooper opens up about the backlash to 'Cats', and admits that they altered its visual effects as a result.

  • The most incredible actor transformations of 2019
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    The most incredible actor transformations of 2019

    Physical transformation is a huge part of the actor’s toolkit, whether it’s gaining weight, adopting a new physicality or sitting in the make-up chair for hours on end while talented crew members work their magic.This year has yielded an unusual array of transformative performances, with many of the world’s most famous faces changed beyond all recognition in service of delivering something special on the big screen.From glossy awards season biopics to mega-budget blockbuster spectaculars, the craft of an actor often requires a willingness to take risks in delivering a memorable look.These stars certainly succeeded.Read moreMovie transformations of 2018Charlize Theron criticised for dramatic Monster weight gainOlivia Colman discusses shifting weight between Queen roles

  • 'Cats' gets another crazy trailer
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    'Cats' gets another crazy trailer

    The clip also offers a further look at Taylor Swift, James Corden, Jason Derulo and Sir Ian McKellen in the film.

  • This clever napping bridge will serve as the perfect Christmas gift for your cat
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    This clever napping bridge will serve as the perfect Christmas gift for your cat

    After seeing this Dreamies just won't do.

  • Shelter Cat Goes Viral For Liberating Fellow Inmates Again And Again And Again
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    Shelter Cat Goes Viral For Liberating Fellow Inmates Again And Again And Again

    "Quilty will not be contained. And he has no shame."

  • Taylor Swift to collaborate with Andrew Lloyd-Webber on song for 'Cats' movie
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    Taylor Swift to collaborate with Andrew Lloyd-Webber on song for 'Cats' movie

    Taylor Swift and composer Andrew Lloyd-Webber have penned a new original song for the forthcoming Cats movie, it's been announced.

  • Judi Dench shuts down 'boring' retirement question
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    Judi Dench shuts down 'boring' retirement question

    The veteran actor is bored of being asked thank you very much.

  • A new cat allergy vaccine may make sniffling and sneezing a thing of the past
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    A new cat allergy vaccine may make sniffling and sneezing a thing of the past

    Researchers have developed a new vaccine to make you less allergic to cats. And you're not the one who even needs to get the shot.

  • Woman’s arms, legs partially amputated after infection from dog saliva: ‘It was just a random and rare occurrence’
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    Woman’s arms, legs partially amputated after infection from dog saliva: ‘It was just a random and rare occurrence’

    An Ohio woman, Marie Trainer, ended up having her arms and legs partially amputated after becoming infected with bacteria found in dog saliva. Here's what you need to know.