Hollywood blockbusters at the Alban Arena

PUBLISHED: 09:56 14 July 2012

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BOX office smashes kick off at the Alban Arena next week with What To Expect When You’re Expecting starring Cameron Diaz.

TV fitness guru Jules (Diaz) and dance show star Evan find that their high-octane celebrity lives don’t stand a chance against the surprise demands of pregnancy.

Baby-crazy author and advocate Wendy gets a taste of her own militant mummy advice when pregnancy hormones ravage her body while Wendy’s husband, Gary, struggles not to be outdone by his competitive alpha-Dad who’s expecting twins with his much younger trophy wife, Skyler.

For rival food truck chefs Rosie and Marco, their surprise hook-up results in an unexpected quandary – what to do when your first child comes before your first date?

It can be seen at 5pm on Tuesday, July 17, and 1.30pm on Wednesday, July 18.

Marvel’s Avengers Assemble is being shown at 8pm on Tuesday, July 17, 5pm on Wednesday, July 18, and 8pm on Thursday, July 19.

The superhero team-up of a lifetime features iconic Marvel superheroes Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow.

When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster.

Horror film The Cabin In The Woods is being screened at 8pm on Wednesday, July 18, 5pm on Thursday, July 19, and 5pm on Saturday, July 28.

It tells the story of five friends who go to a remote cabin in the woods where bad things happen.

Men in Black 3, the latest in the franchise, finds an alien criminal killing the young agent K in 1969, altering the timeline, changing the Agency and placing the Earth in danger.

Directed by Ridley Scott, it can be seen at 5pm on Friday, July 20, 2pm and 8pm on Saturday, July 21, 8pm on Thursday, July 26, & 11am on Saturday, July 28.

Prometheus, featuring a team of explorers discovering a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth and leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe, is being shown at 8pm on Friday, July 20, 5pm on Saturday, July 21, 8pm on Wednesday, July 25m and 5pm on Thursday, July 26.

The last film of the week is Top Cat The Movie at 11am on Saturday, July 21.

Benny the Ball, Fancy Fancy, Choo Choo, Spook and Brains and the indisputable leader of the gang TC, are back at war with the long arm of the law when the menacing Police Chief Strickland moves to town, ousting the bumbling Officer Dibble.

With their wise-guy lifestyle hanging in the balance TC and friends are forced to cash in on another of their nine lives to curtail Strickland’s reign of terror and claw their way back to the top.

Tickets for film matinees are £5 and for evenings are £7 or £5 for concessions, available from the Arena box office on 01727 844488 or online www.alban-arena.co.uk

n The Arena is giving away cinema tickets to all their 5pm performances throughout July and August. To find out more go to the website at www.alban-arena.co.uk, select the show and pick free ticket from the concessions box.


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