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

  1. Fame
  2. On song… A reinvention of the original 1980 hit film, this musical movie follows a group of talented students at a performing arts school.

  3. The Invention of Lying
  4. Liar, liar… This comedy, set in a world where everyone can only tell the truth, sees Ricky Gervais as a film writer telling lies for personal gain.


  5. Toy Story
  6. Animated antics… Re-released in 3-D, this award-winning 1995 animation charts the misadventures of a cowboy doll, Woody, and his nemesis, flash space ranger figure, Buzz Lightyear.

  7. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
  8. Delicious downpour… This family animation focuses on the fortunes of the residents of a town called Chewandswallow, where food falls from the sky like rain.

  9. Surrogates
  10. Robot wars… Bruce Willis heads the cast of this futuristic thriller, which sees people living their lives through ‘surrogates’ – physically perfect robot versions of themselves.

  11. District 9
  12. Illegal aliens… A bureaucrat’s attempts to relocate a stranded alien species from a refugee camp in Johannesburg go awry in this Peter (Lord of the Rings) Jackson produced sci-fi.

  13. Pandorum
  14. Identity crisis… Dennis Quaid stars in this sci-fi thriller about the crew members of a spaceship, who wake up with no knowledge of their mission or their identities.

  15. (500) Days of Summer
  16. Heart of the matter… This American rom-com sees a young man (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) fall for a woman (Zooey Deschanel), who doesn’t believe in true love.

  17. The Soloist
  18. Music man… Based on a true story, this drama follows an American journalist (Robert Downey Jr) who befriends a gifted, homeless musician (Jamie Foxx).

  19. Aliens in the Attic
  20. Little Green Men… A group of youngsters (including High School Musical’s Ashley Tisdale) attempt to protect their vacation home from invading aliens.

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