Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper (The King's Speech) transforms Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-shattering stage musical into a movie, and if the spectacle of well-known stars prancing around dressed up like felines isn't enough to get you excited then you must be tired of life itself. Whether it's filmic catnip or a tray of litter, how can you possibly resist?
The post-Christmas movie serves multiple purposes – heat relief, child minding, time killer, desperate attempt at family bonding – and this year there are six movies being released, hitting most of the demographics. (There are also these films already in cinemas, including the latest Frozen and Star Wars opuses.) Click through each one to read Time Out's full reviews and to find today's cinema times.
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