UK Box Office Top 10
It’s so nice too see that the UK box office can throw up a few surprise and this weeks chart has not disappointed as not only there is a new number 1 knocking last weeks chart topper film The Dark Knight Rises off the top spot but another film has made a surprise re-entry into the chart.
When it comes too new entries in the chart their is 2 proper new entry in the chart, first off is Dairy of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Day’s which went into the number 3 spot, However it was Ted that surprised us by not only going in at the number 1 spot knocking the Dark Knight off his perch but by also taking a huge £9.3 million. There was another new entry of sort’s which is Brave as it hit the number 6 despite it only being shown in Scotland and Ireland. Their was a extremely surprising re-entry into the chart for Mirror Mirror which went back into the number 9 spot 18 week’s after it’s initial release.
10. Searching for Sugar Man – £42.416 – £163.857
9. Mirror Mirror – £60.769 – £7.578.055
8. Magic Mike – £288.189 – £7.638.076
7. Amazing Spider-man – £392.715 – £24.937.213
6. Brave – (NE) – £820.084 (Scotland/Ireland only)
5. Dr Seuss’ The Lorax – £856.003 – £4.648.423
4. Ice Age 4: Continental Drift – £1.213.388 – £24.671.603
3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Day’s – (NE) – £1.537.178
2. The Dark Knight Rises – £4.290.605 – £40.846.913
1. Ted – (NE) – £9.330.700
New Releases – A bit of a weird week for new releases, only 1 film of note is out on Friday and that’s the 4th in the Street dance series this time it’s Street Dance: Miami Heat, your next new film of choice is not out until the Monday and it’s another 4th in the series this time it’s The Bourne Legacy, your final choice is a new release in England, Northern Ireland and Wales with Pixar’s Brave that has already seen itself thrown into the Scotland and Ireland box office.
Posted on August 7, 2012, in Box Office Charts and tagged amazing spider-man, box office, brave, dark knight rises, diary of a wimpy kid, dr seuss' the lorax, films, ice age 4: continental drift, magic mike, mirror mirror, new entry, new releases, searching for sugar man, street dance 4 miami heat, ted, the bourne legacy, top 10, uk. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.