OUT THIS WEEKEND PREVIEWS

FILM

GOING THE DISTANCE Romantic comedy with Drew Barrymore and Justin Long.

THE RUNAWAYS The story of Joan Jett and her band of 70s teen rockers, with Kristen Stewart.

RESIDENT EVIL: AFTERLIFE Mila Jovovich kicks yet more alien butt in this umpteenth spin-off.

DVD

KICK ASS Post-modern superhero action nuttiness, with our very own Aaron Johnson.

EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP Artist provocateur Banksy’s sort-of-documentary.

AFTER.LIFE Creepy thriller set in a funeral home, with Liam Neeson and Christina Ricci.

MUSIC

BRANDON FLOWERS The Killers frontman goes solo with debut album Flamingos.

HURTS Intense but well-groomed indie-electro types make their debut splash with Happiness.

JAMES Can it be Yes it can. The swirly Manchester survivors return with The Morning After.

GAMES

KINGDOM HEARTS: BIRTH BY SLEEP (PSP) Role-playing twaddle with this week’s most nonsensical name.

SPIDER-MAN: SHATTERED DIMENSIONS (PS3, DS, PC, WII, X360) Do battle with Marvel baddies.

R.U.S.E (X360, PS3, PC) Real-time strategy set in the World War Two.