Storing up shocks at the cinema

Undated Film Still Handout from Storage 24. Pictured: Noel Clarke as Charlie, Laura Haddock as Nikki . See PA Feature FILM Film Reviews. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Universal Pictures UK. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Film Reviews.
Undated Film Still Handout from Storage 24. Pictured: Noel Clarke as Charlie, Laura Haddock as Nikki . See PA Feature FILM Film Reviews. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Universal Pictures UK. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Film Reviews.

The good old days when E.T. simply wanted to phone home are long gone. Now, if aliens descend on Earth, they don’t want to sit contentedly in the basket of a child’s bicycle and soar serenely across a perfect moonlit sky.

Otherworldly visitors want to annihilate and conquer.

A 24-hour storage facility in south London is the epicentre of the destruction in Johannes Roberts’s gore-slathered sci-fi horror.

The building’s labyrinthine corridors and snaking air ducts provide a suitably claustrophobic setting for the battle between a hideous predator and a motley crew of ill-equipped human prey.

Catch up with what’s on at the cinema in this week’s edition - available now.