FILM: UFO (15)

British writer-director Dominic Burn helms this low-budget alien invasion thriller, which was shot on location in Derbyshire.

Friday, 21st December 2012, 4:00 pm

Good friends Carrie (Bianca Bree), Michael (Sean Brosnan), Robin (Simon Phillips), Dana (Maya Grant) and Vincent (Jazz Lintott) wake one morning to discover they have no power, mobile phone signal or any means to communicate with the outside world.

Confused and seemingly alone, the friends search for other survivors and are greeted by the horrifying sight of a giant spaceship hovering over a nearby city.

As the full extent of their dilemma becomes clear, Carrie, Michael and co try not to panic as civilisation breaks down and the people that are left behind turn on one another like crazed animals.

Jean-Claude Van Damme, Sean Pertwee and Julian Glover co-star.

Released: December 14 (UK, selected cinemas), 97 mins