WHICH NEW MOVIE release is worth the price of a cinema ticket this weekend?
We’re here to help you decide just that, with these trailers.
Kick Ass 2
For fans of: Super heroes, tight pants, kicking ass
Avoid if: You’re a pacifist
Mindy/Hit Girl (Chloe Moretz) tries to act like a normal teenager, but can’t escape her superhero roots. Meanwhile, Kick-Ass (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) joins the ranks of vigilantes, and Red Mist becomes the world’s first super villain. This is the sequel to Kick Ass, and Mindy’s escape from forced retirement could be the key to fighting Red Mist’s power.
- RottenTomatoes.com critics rating: 55 per cent. Audience rating: 98 per cent want to see
For fans of: Guns, lads, laughs
Avoid if: You’ve seen it all before
Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg play two crooks who steal $40 million dollars from a bank… and then discover they were both acting undercover for the DEA and Naval intelligence respectively. Of course, the unlikely twosome soon find themselves working together and against the mob who set them up in the first place. The trailer features a woeful cover of Jimi Hendrix’s ‘All Along the Watchtower’. Maybe that bodes badly…
- RottenTomatoes.com critics rating: 62 per cent. Audience rating: 75 per cent.
For fans of: The Killing, thrillers
Avoid if: You loved the Smurfs’ last film.
This Swedish film is set in 1970s Stockholm, and is based on a real-life prostitution scandal. We meet two young teenage girls who fall in with a madam and are groomed by her to become sex workers, and the young detective charged with investigating the case. Dark.
- RottenTomatoes.com critics rating: Audience rating none yet