Big Screen – this week’s top ten at the cinema…

  1. Resident Evil: Afterlife
  2. Back from the Undead… The Sci-Fi horror thriller franchise based on the ultra-gory video game can’t be killed off. Series star Milla Jovovich – joined by Hereos’ Ali Larter – now kicks ass in 3D.


  3. Toy Story 3D
  4. Child’s play… Woody and co. find they have a new home in the third instalment of the animated franchise – a local daycare centre, where the children run riot and a strawberry-scented bear isn’t all he seems.

  5. Grown Ups
  6. Arrested Development… Dire reunion comedy sees Adam Sandler and a bunch of his Saturday Night Live chums as old friends hooking up for a wake for their high-school basketball coach.

  7. The Last Exorcism
  8. Demon Buster… A supernatural gory story in mockumentary Blair Witch style about an evangelical preacher who films his final exorcism intending to expose the whole practice as fakes – and turns a lot more heads then he bargained for.

  9. Tamara Drewe
  10. Village people… Gemma Arterton’s metropolitan beauty causes a stir when she returns to her childhood home in the country in Stephen Frear’s cosy screen version of Posy Simmond’s graphic novel.

  11. Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World
  12. Pilgrim’s progress… Michael Cera’s lovestruck slacker takes on his beloved’s seven evil exes in a series of wacky video game-style duels in Edgar Wright’s geek-pleasing action comedy.

  13. Going the Distance
  14. Separation anxiety… Drew Barrymore in San Francisco and Justin Long in New York try to make their long distance-love work in a romcom that never achieves lift off.

  15. Cyrus
  16. Oedipus wrecks… Jonah Hill’s monstrously spoilt son comes between foxy mum Marisa Tomei and new boyfriend John C Reilly in this quirky comedy romance.

  17. Dinner for Schmucks
  18. Meal ticket… Tasty comic showcase for Steve Carrell who’s expertly cast as the schmuck who comes to dinner in Meet the Parents director Jay Roach’s Americanisation of Francis Veber’s French farce Le Diner de Cons.

  19. The Expendables
  20. Action Packed… Sylvester Stallone gathers together an ensemble of big screen action heroes, including Bruce Willis, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jet Li, for this big action thriller about a team of elite mercenaries tasked with overthrowing a Latin American dictator.

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