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.
- " Whether you think the imagery is beautiful or nightmarish, this is a film that demands to be looked at. " – David Sims
- " I can say with all sincerity that upon finally meeting Cats face to face, somewhere past the introduction of the wayfaring Grizabella and the sage Old Deuteronomy, I was dazzled. " – Michael Arbeiter
- " Hooper's surrealistic song-and-dance spectacle, steeped in joyous musical theatre lore and rich with the emotions of acceptance and forgiveness, is exactly what we need right now. " – Simon Foster