Sweet baby Jesus and the orphans, the Cats movie trailer is a thing of horror.
2019 has been quite the year for big-screen CG gambles. First, the internet had to process Will Smith's as the Genie in Disney's live-action Aladdin remake, then Sonic suddenly had human teeth. On top of all that, when the admittedly visually impressive The Lion King was subsequently released, fans of the original animated classic struggled to comprehend why. An existential crisis of CG tire fire proportions has been burning relentlessly online over the last six months, and last night, the backdraft hit.
The trailer for Universal's Cats - an adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical about a series of cat people who slowly introduce themselves until one of them ascends to a higher plane with the hope of being reborn - dropped a day early in what can only