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

  1. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  2. Age concern… Brad Pitt plays a man who is born a pensioner and steadily grows younger.


  3. Slumdog Millionaire
  4. Hot seat… Questions are asked when a teen orphan from the slums of Mumbai makes it to the final rounds of India’s Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

  5. Valkyrie
  6. Blast from the past… Tom Cruise heads the cast of this fact-based thriller about an attempt to assassinate Hitler during World War Two.

  7. My Bloody Valentine 3D
  8. History repeating itself… A man (Supernatural’s Jensen Ackles) returns to his hometown ten years after a grisly massacre drove him away – and discovers a copycat killer is on the loose.

  9. Twilight
  10. Pain in the neck… Teenager Bella Swann moves to a small town in Washington and falls for her mysterious classmate, Edward Cullen, who turns out to be a 108-year-old vampire. Typical.

  11. The Wrestler
  12. On the ropes… Mickey Rourke packs a punch as a washed-up professional wrestler forced to re-evaluate his life.

  13. The Reader
  14. Secrets and lies… In Fifties Germany, a teenager has an intimate relationship with an older woman, played by Kate Winslet. When he encounters her again many years later, she is being tried for war crimes and he makes a discovery that could save her.

  15. Milk
  16. Rallying call… Sean Penn takes the lead in this biopic of American gay activist, Harvey Milk.

  17. Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
  18. Neighbours from hell… The third instalment in the fantasy franchise explores the origins of the war between vampires and werewolves.

  19. Defiance
  20. Fighting back… This World War II drama sees Daniel Craig as one of four Jewish brothers from Poland who flee from Nazi persecution and launch an attack on their oppressors.

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