beauty

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. PG. Fantasy. 129min. April

A quarter-century on from the animated classic, Disney brings the romance fantasy tale to life in live-action. Directed by Oscar-winner Bill Condon (Dreamgirls), starring Emma Watson as the headstrong Belle, Dan Stevens (TV's Downton Abbey) as the cursed Beast, Luke Evans (Fast & Furious 6) as the burly brute Gaston, and Josh Gad (Pixels) as Gaston's sidekick Le Fou.

smurfs

SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE. G. Animated. 90min. April

Separating itself from the 2011 and 2013 films, this fully-animated Smurfs adventure sees the little blue fellows on the search for the Forbidden Forest. Features the voice of Mandy Patinkin (Homeland) as Papa Smurf, Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) as Clumsy, Danny Pudi (Community) as Brainy, Demi Lovato (Frozen) as Smurfette, and Rainn Wilson (The Office) as the evil Gergamel.

lego batman

THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE. PG. Animated. 104mins. April

Will Arnett voices the blocky Dark Knight once again for this follow-up to 2014's The LEGO Movie, now putting Batman in the spotlight. From the director of Robot Chicken and Moral Orel, co-voiced by Michael Cera as LEGO Robin, Rosario Dawson as LEGO Batgirl, Zach Galifianakis as LEGO Joker, and Ralph Fiennes as LEGO Alfred.

their finest

THEIR FINEST. M. Comedy. 117mins. April

A British film crew attempts to boost morale during WWII by making a propaganda film after the Blitzkrieg. Stars Gemma Arterton and Bill Nighy.

Directed by Lone Scherfig

Starring Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Jack Huston, Paul Ritter, Rachael Stirling, Richard E. Grant, Henry Goodman, Jeremy Irons