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2020 Razzies: ‘Cats’ Dominates With Six Award Wins

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The biggest winners at the year’s event to honor the worst movies (called the ) have been announced, and Tom Hooper’s film Cats took a prominent place.

The 2020 Razzies was streamed on YouTube
The 2020 Razzies was streamed on YouTube

Despite its ensemble cast, Cats was a critical and commercial failure, earning $76 million on a budget of $100 million. It received generally negative reviews from critics who shredded it for its CGI, plot, and tone. Many called it the worst movie of 2019.

The 40th edition of the Razzies was to take place on Saturday, March 14th, 2020 but was canceled due to the coronavirus epidemic. The winners were announced in a mini-ceremony on YouTube.

won his second Worst Actor award for The Fanatic, Hilary Duff was named Worst Actress for portraying Sharon Tate in The Haunting of Sharon Tate, and Rambo: Last Blood got Worst Remake, Rip-off or Sequel and a new award; Worst Disregard for Human Life and Public Property.

CATS was referred to by many as the worst movie of 2019
CATS was referred to by many as the worst movie of 2019
Eddie Murphy won the Razzie Redeemer Award for his performance in DOLEMITE IS MY NAME
won the Razzie Redeemer Award for his performance in DOLEMITE IS MY NAME

Eddie Murphy was also given the Razzie Redeemer Award (it celebrates an actor who bounced back from a critical or commercial slump) for his performance in Dolemite Is My Name.

Check out the full list of “winners” below:

WORST PICTURE

Cats (winner)

The Fanatic

The Haunting of Sharon Tate

A Madea Family Funeral

Rambo: Last Blood

WORST ACTOR

James Franco / Zeroville

David Harbour / Hellboy

Matthew McConaughey / Serenity

Sylvester Stallone / Rambo: Last Blood

John Travolta / The Fanatic & Trading Paint (winner)

WORST ACTRESS

Hilary Duff / The Haunting of Sharon Tate (winner)

Anne Hathaway / The Hustle & Serenity

Francesca Hayward / Cats

Tyler Perry / (As Medea) A Madea Family Funeral

Rebel Wilson / The Hustle

WORST SUPPORTING ACTOR

James Corden / Cats (winner)

Tyler Perry / A Madea Family Funeral (as “Joe”)

Tyler Perry / A Madea Family Funeral (as “Uncle Heathrow”)

Seth Rogan / Zeroville

Bruce Willis / Glass

WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Jessica Chastain / Dark Phoenix

Cassi Davis / A Madea Family Funeral

Judi Dench / Cats

Fenessa Pineda / Rambo: First Blood

Rebel Wilson / Cats (winner)

WORST SCREEN COMBO

Any Two Half-Feline/Half-Human Hairballs / Cats (winner)

Jason Derulo & His CGI-Neutered “Bulge” / Cats

Tyler Perry & Tyler Perry (or Tyler Perry) / A Madea Family Funeral

Sylvester Stallone & His Impotent Rage / Rambo: Last Blood

John Travolta & Any Screenplay He Accepts

WORST DIRECTOR

Fred Durst / The Fanatic

James Franco / Zeroville

Adrian Grunberg / Rambo: Last Blood

Tom Hooper / Cats (winner)

Neil Marshall / Hellboy

WORST SCREENPLAY

Cats / Screenplay by Lee Hall and Tom Hooper (winner)

The Haunting of Sharon Tate / Written by Danial Farrands

Hellboy / Screenplay by Andrew Cosby

A Madea Family Funeral / Written by Tyler Perry

Rambo: Last Blood / Screenplay by Matthew Cirulnick and Sylvester Stallone

WORST REMAKE, RIP-OFF or SEQUEL

Dark Phoenix

Godzilla, King of the Monsters

Hellboy

A Madea Family Funeral

Rambo: Last Blood (winner)

WORST RECKLESS DISREGARD for HUMAN LIFE and PUBLIC PROPERTY

Dragged Across Concrete

The Haunting of Sharon Tate

Hellboy

Joker

Rambo: Last Blood (winner)

RAZZIE REDEEMER AWARD

Eddie Murphy / Dolemite Is My Name (winner)

Keanu Reeves / John Wick 3 & Toy Story 4

Adam Sandler / Uncut Gems

Jennifer LopezHustlers

Will Smith / Aladdin

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