Released 7th December:
Stars: Jackie Chan (The Karate Kid, 2010), Chris Tucker (The Fifth Element), Tom Wilkinson (Batman Begins), Chris Penn (Reservoir Dogs)
A by-the-book police detective from China, and a rebel cop from Los Angeles, become reluctant partners when the daughter of a Chinese diplomat is kidnapped, and they are forced to work together to rescue her, and uncover the conspiracy behind the crime.
Being an expert in his field, Dob Cobb steals individuals secrets from within their own subconscious; by entering their dreams; and agrees to take on one last job to get his old life back, and return to his family; implanting an important idea in the dreams of a corporate mogul.
Restrepo is the footage of Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington’s year dug in with the Second Platoon in one of Afghanistan’s most strategically crucial valleys; footage that reveals an extraordinary insight into the surreal combination of back breaking labor, deadly firefights, and camaraderie as the soldiers painfully push back the Taliban in a valley that CNN dubbed “the deadliest place on earth”.
Shrek Forever After, & Shrek 1-4 Box Set:
Stars: Mike Meyers (Wayne’s World), Eddie Murphy (Beverly Hills Cop), Cameron Diaz (Knight and Day), Antonio Bandreas (Desperado)
In the final chapter to the Shrek saga, Shrek makes a deal with Rumpelstiltskin to get his roar back, and become a “real ogre” once again; a deal that turns his world upside down, makes his friends forget him, put on weight, and turn into fierce warriors; threatening his happy ever after.
Half Past Dead:
Stars: Steven Seagal (Under Seige), Ja Rule (The Fast and the Furious), Morris Chestnut (Ladder 49), Tony Plana (Primal Fear)
Alcatraz has been re-opened, but the first prisoner slated for the electric chair has a secret worth $200 million; something that a group of invading commandos isn’t going to let slip by; causing an undercover F.B.I. agent to get involved, and rescue a Supreme Court Justice.
Released 14th December:
Adapted from the classic TV show, The A-Team tells the story of a crack commando unit that was sent to prison, by a military court, for a crime they didn’t commit, before promptly escaping from a maximum-security stockade, and attempting to clear their names.
Released 17th December:
Stars: Steve Carell (Date Night), Jason Segel (Knocked Up), Russell Brand (Get Him to the Greek), Julie Andrews (Mary Poppins)
After he’s knocked of the top-spot, and his rival Vector claims the title of “World’s Greatest Villain”, Gru and his crew of mischievous minions, plan to steal the moon; a plan that ends up with him adopting three young girls who see him as the perfect father.
Released 21st December:
Classification: Not Rated
After being accused of being a Russian spy, C.I.A. officer Evelyn Salt goes on the run; using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture; in order to prove her innocence, but raising serious questions to her motives and identity along the way.
Released 28th December:
Resident Evil: Afterlife:
Stars: Milla Jovovich (The Fifth Element), Ali Larter (Heroes), Wentworth Miller (Prison break), Kim Coates (Sons of Anarchy)
Based on the popular video-game series, Resident Evil: Afterlife once again follows Alice, as she travels a world infested with a deadly virus that turns ordinary people into the undead, and attempts to bring down the corporation that effectively killed the world.