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UK Box Office Top 10

 

Last weeks number 1 Brave has finally been knocked off the top spot after spending 2 weeks perched on high, it has been replaced with one of this weeks new entries.

Three new films broke there way into this weeks top 10, first off going in at number 5 and trying to scare people was supernatural horror film The Possession.  This weeks second highest new entry went to The Watch which went in at number 2 despite it having at least 2 extra day’s of takings over the number 1 film.  Speaking of number 1 film the highest new entry went to the latest film to be remade in the form of Total Recall.

10. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days – £287.969 – £7.086.728

9. Keith Lemon: The Film – £370.735 – £2.531.902

8. The Expendables 2 – £376.319 – £5.546.276

7. The Bourne Legacy – £714.020 – £9.895.086

6. Dark Knight Rises – £759.838 – £54.535.548

5. The Possession – (NE) – £979.192

4. Ted – £990.842 – £28.122.651

3. Brave – £1.604.163 – £17.940.622

2. The Watch – (NE) – £2.235.933

1. Total Recall – (NE) – £2.493.230

New Releases – With the children back at school this weeks batch of new entries have a very adult theme to them, first off is drama/thriller starring Tom Hardy, Lawless, your next film of choice is comedy film starring one of our favourite comedians Adam Sandler (only joking) in That’s My Boy. Your next film choice is another version of Anna Karenina this time starring Keira Knightley, the biggest release of the week though is the return of the Judge in Dredd 3D.

US Box Office Top 10

 

Not a very exciting week at all with the box office top 10 apart from the fact that last weeks number 1, The Expendables 2 is now no longer king giving it’s crown to one of this weeks new entries.

Only 2 new films manage to crack this weeks top 10 and both of them take up the top two spots, first off going in at number 2 and not managing to get above the $10 million mark is Lawless, this weeks highest new entry and the new number 1 went to paranormal horror film The Possession.

10. Hope Springs – $4.700.000 – $52.057.000

9. 2016 Obama’s America – $5.103.000 – $18.203.000

8. The Campaign – $5.445.000 – $73.022.000

7. The Dark Knight Rises – $5.880.000 – $431.196.000

6. Odd Life of Timothy Green – $6.055.000 – $35.900.000

5. ParaNorman – $6.551.000 – $38.025.000

4. The Bourne Legacy – $7.248.000 – $96.247.000

3. The Expendables 2 – $8.800.000 – $66.159.000

2. Lawless – (NE) – $9.674.000

1. The Possession – (NE) – $17.725.000

New Releases – not very much of note out this week, first off the US finally get’s The Cold Life of Day even though it’s coming out on Blu-Ray/DVD in the UK, your next choice of film is drama movie The Word.  If you are after a couple of small releases then you have the choice out of horror film REC 3 and awful awful comedy film The Inbetweeners.

US Box Office Top 10

To say this is a boring week when it comes to the top 10 is one of the biggest understatements of the year as The Expendables 2 has managed to hold on to the top spot for a second week as no new entry could knock it off the top spot.

Only 2 new films cracked this weeks top 10, first off going in at number 10 was action comedy Hit and Run, the biggest new entry went to Premium Rush which went in at number 7 however this is very low for a new film starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

10. Hit and Run – (NE) – $4.675.000

9. Hope Springs – $6.000.000 – $45.000.000

8. 2016 Obama’s America – $6.238.000 – $9.075.000

7. Premium Rush – (NE) – $6.300.000

6. The Odd Life of Timothy Green – $7.125.000 – $27.080.000

5. The Dark Knight Rises – $7.150.000 – $422.188.000

4. The Campaign – $7.440.000 – $64.543.000

3. ParaNorman – $8.546.000 – $28.274.000

2. The Bourne Legacy – $9.300.000 – $85.500.000

1. The Expendables 2 – $13.500.000 – $52.314.000

New Releases – 3 new films will be trying to get your money this week and you have a really eclectic choice, first off is kids film Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure, your next choice is violent thriller/drama with Tom Hardy and Shia LaBeouf in Lawless.  Your final choice is horror film written by Sam Raimi, The Possession.

 

A Look Ahead, Coming In 2012!

With 2011 done and dusted, we at the Monday Movie Show thought it was high time that we took a look ahead at what is coming our way in 2012 with trailers where available. Movies are listed in order of release date in the U.K. but these are subject to change. Read the rest of this entry