Alvin & the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked: The third film about the animated chipmunks sees the little critters go on a cruise and get shipwrecked with the Chipettes. (Not reviewed) Les Hommes Libre (Free Men): A wartime espionage drama, focusing on the rarely explored meeting between Arabic émigrés and the French Resistance. (Not reviewed) Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol: This film is a fun reboot of the action adventure series, featuring nifty gadgets, exotic locations and impossible stunts, courtesy of a relaxed Tom Cruise in great form.
Arthur Christmas 3D: It’s a delightfully warm and fuzzy Christmas tale for a contemporary audience that fills them in most imaginatively about the way Santa copes, yet never losing sight of the Christmas spirit. Brighton Rock: This adaptation of Graham Greene’s novel transplants the action to the 1960s, but still emphasises the story of a man who tried to do things his way. Beautiful characterisation and acting. Don’t be Afraid of the Dark: A scary film where the scares peter out far too quickly. This Guillermo del Toroproduced film plays out like a dry run of Pan’s Labyrinth. Drive: Menace-laden and moody, this