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Movies Friday 19th Dec 08

Friday, 19 December 2008

Directors: Peyton Reed
Starring: Jim Carrey, Terrence Stamp, Zooey Deschanel, Bradley Cooper
Running Time: 103' 40"
Classification: 15A
Courtesy: Warner Bros

Plot: A guy challenges himself to say "yes" to everything for an entire year.

Director: Catherine Hardwicke
Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson
Running Time: 122' 00"
Classification: 12A

Plot: When Bella relocates to the drizzly town of Forks, she meets the Cullens, a family of vampires who can control their desire to feed on humans. She falls in love with Edward Cullen who sees in her the soulmate he's been searching for. However, so appealing is her scent, he must battle his desire to drink her blood, the heroine akin to the vampire's own personal heroin.

Tale of Despereux
Directors: Sam Fell, Robert Stevenhagen
Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Matthew Broderick, Emma Watson, Dustin Hoffman, Robbie Coltrane
Running Time: 93' 13"
Classification: G
Courtesy: Universal Pictures

Plot: The tale of three unlikely heroes - a misfit mouse who prefers reading books to eating them, an unhappy rat who schemes to leave the darkness of the dungeon, and a bumbling servant girl with cauliflower ears - whose fates are intertwined with that of the castle's princess.