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

  1. Gulliver’s Travels
  2. Towering figure… This retelling of the classic Jonathan Swift tale sees Jack Black stepping into the sizeable shoes of Lemuel Gulliver, a wannabe travel writer who finds himself stranded on an island occupied by microscopic people.


  3. Little Fockers
  4. Family ties… The Fockers franchise continues as nurse Greg (Ben Stiller), now a father of twins, goes all out to prove to sceptical father-in-law Jack (Robert De Niro) that he’s capable of becoming the family’s next patriarch.

  5. Love and Other Drugs
  6. Close encounters… Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway get up close and personal in this offbeat romantic drama about a couple whose evolving relationship takes them both by surprise.

  7. The Way Back
  8. Freedom fighters… This historical drama follows a group of prisoners (played by the likes of Jim Sturgess, Colin Farrell and Ed Harris) who escape from a Siberian gulag during World War II.

  9. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
  10. Open water… The fantasy series continues with this third C.S. Lewis adaptation and this time Pevensie siblings Lucy and Edmund are joined by their cousin Eustace on a watery adventure.

  11. Tron: Legacy
  12. Cyber space… This sci-fi sequel follows 27-year-old Sam Flynn as he’s pulled into the dangerous digital world in which his father, Kevin (Jeff Bridges), has been trapped for 25 years.

  13. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
  14. It’s a kind of magic… In the first part of the last instalment in the blockbusting franchise, Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their arduous mission to find and destroy Voldemort’s Horcruxes. Expecto darkness and danger at every turn.

  15. Megamind
  16. Holding out for a hero… Will Ferrell and Tina Fey are among the stars who lend their voices to this DreamWorks animation about a supervillain who defeats his nemesis only to find life pointless without a foe to fight.

  17. The Tourist
  18. Package holiday… Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie get tangled up in this thriller about an American tourist visiting Italy and a mysterious woman who deliberately crosses his path.

  19. Animals United
  20. Going wild… This German family animation about a ragtag group of wild African animals desperate for water is dubbed with a host of British voices, including James Corden, Jim Broadbent, Dawn French and Stephen Fry.

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