In a sense, it was the bastard child of Logan's Run and Gattaca. In another sense, it's a filmic adaption of Harlan Ellison's "'Repent, Harlequin!' Said the Ticktockman". The production design is elegant and slick and really serves the story well. (I want one of every damned car in that movie, too.) If you just surf along with the action and don't think too hard about the underlying logic of either the world or the plot, it's pretty entertaining.
Of course, in the car on the way home,
As a special bonus, there was a display in the lobby of the theatre for which @plunderpuss must have been the model:
The movie is Arthur Christmas [ imdb ], should you be wanting more info about @plunderpuss's career as an animated character.