ALSO OUT THIS WEEK

FILM
SKYLINE Sci fi gubbins of the alien-invasion kind. A lack of press screenings isn’t a good sign.

YOU AGAIN Family drama with Sigourney Weaver and Jamie Lee Curtis.

MY AFTERNOONS WITH MARGUERITE Sickly sweet French drama with Gerard Depardieu.

DVD
DOWNTON ABBEY SERIES 1 Swift turnaround on ITV’s just-finished period piece.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Jim Carrey-starring version of the Dickens story.

24 – SEASON 8 Jack Bauer’s groundhog career continues. Tick. Tick. Tock.

MUSIC
CEE-LO GREEN The Gnarls Barkley singer’s solo offering is titled The Lady Killer.

SUSAN BOYLE Inevitably, Su-Bo does Crimbo, with an album of carols. One for grandma (poor grandma).

JAMES BLUNT The squeaky-voiced former tank commander’s new album is called Some Kind of Trouble.

GAMES
CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS (ALL FORMATS) The latest in the smash hit war game series.

SONIC COLOURS (WII, DS) Sega’s psychedelic hedgehog returns.

KINECT SPORTS (X360) Sports game using the Xbox’s webcam-style peripheral, the Kinect.