Coming up on this weeks show, in the cinema section we take a look at the latest film from the mind of the Wachowski with Sci-Fi action adventure Jupiter Ascending, David Oyelowo plays pioneer Martin Luther King in drama Selma, that lovable sheep get’s his own movie in claymation adventure Shaun the Sheep: The Movie and James franco stars along side Seth Rogan in controversial comedy The Interview. In the home release section we cast our eyes over the latest teen adventure film with The Maze Runner, Universial takes us to the heart of darkness with Dracula Untold, Hugh Grant stars in romantic comedy The Rewrite, Daniel Radcliffe questions What If, Jake Gyllenhaal stars in dark thriller Enemy, Simon Pegg treks around the world in Hector and the Search for Happiness, comic book fantasy starring the heavenly Summer Glau as part of the Knights of Badassdom and to round things off a nice dose of romantic drama in The Best of Me, the latest movie news, UK box office top 10 & DVD/Blu-Ray top 10.
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Gone Girl has had a fantastic run at the top of the charts and it had to come to a end sometime and that week has now come thanks to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Taking just under £5 million in it’s opening weekend the film started off with a better result than expected.
Other new entries in the chart included British comedy drama with a hint of music in Northern Soul the Robert Downey JR drama The Judge going in at number nine, and romantic drama The Best of Me going in at number five.
New Releases – A lot of new films are out this week so hopefully the chart will have a different look to it, on offer is war drama starring Brad Pitt and directed by David Ayre with Fury, horror film that has been getting high praise with The Babadook, animated adventure in The Book of Life and Bradly Cooper stars in drama Serena.
10. Northern Soul – (NE) – £278,829
9. The Judge – (NE) – £420,720
8. The Equalizer – £429,406 – £6,390,768
7. Dracula Untold – £438,037 – £4,454,648
6. The Boxtrolls – £464,345 – £7,374,623
5. The Best of Me – (NE) – £636,842
4. The Maze Runner – £4,458,300 – £4,364,748
3. Annabelle – £1,465,919 – £4,585,010
2. Gone Girl – £2,361,051 – £14,153,879
1. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – (NE) – £4,785,448
Over the last few weeks the chart has had a bit of a comeback compared to previous months, this week however saw takings down around 20% from the previous weeks, this however didn’t stop new films from taking over the top five.
Three new films went in the chart including romantic drama The Best of Me going in at number five, animated adventure with The Book of Life which went in at number three and war drama Fury which went straight in at number one.
5. The Best of Me – (NE)
4. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, no Good Very Bad Day
3. The Book of Life – (NE)
2. Gone Girl
1. Fury – (NE)