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FELICIE devises a madcap plan to escape her orphanage and travel to Paris to chase her dream of becoming a prima ballerina at the Paris Opera. This charming animated film captures the romance of 19th century Paris and Felicie’s unwavering enthusiasm is infectious. Stars: Elle Fanning, Maddie Zeigler, Carly Rae Jepsen.
Rating: G In cinemas: Now.
HIGH school senior Tripp builds a monster truck from scrapped cars, but after an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site the vehicle unexpectedly comes to life thanks to a subterranean creature. This fist-pumping action flick has a certain charm, but its story makes no sense whatsoever. Stars: Lucas Till, Jane Levy, Barry Pepper. Rating: PG In cinemas: Now.
xXx: Return of Xander Cage
AFTER being left for dead, Xander Cage secretly returns to action for a new, tough assignment with his handler Augustus Gibbons. Xander Cage and Vin Diesel fans will lap this up, but if you’re neither of those then don’t expect much from this muscly action fest. Stars: Vin Diesel, Ruby Rose, Toni Collette. Rating: TBA In