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Time to start celebrating 8½th birthdays

By Mark Cousins  

Tilda Swinton and the author want to give kids a chance to fall in love with cinema

What will the seventh art—cinema—offer Britain’s ten million kids under ten on their splendid voyage through summer? Toy Story 3, Shrek Forever, The Karate Kid, Cats and Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty, Tinkerbell and the Great Fairytale Rescue, and Marmaduke. All of these are sequels or remakes, except Marmaduke, which at the time of writing is…

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