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UK top ten box office countdown (18th Sep 2012)

September 20th, 2012 by Stuart Miller Comments

Poor Dredd he couldn’t hold on to the top spot for more than a week with one of this weeks new entries taking it’s place.

A total of three new films graced the top 10, first off going in at number 6 was comedy drama Hop Springs starring Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones, going in to the number 2 spot was animated kids horror film Paranorman. This weeks highest new entry and new number 1 went to The Sweeney this time starring Ray Winstone and Ben Drew aka Plan B.

10. Ted – £317.035 – £29.847.210

9. The Possession – £346.642 – £2.856.003

8. Total Recall – £472.232 – £4.918.739

7. Brave – £584.321 – £20.138.592

6. Hope Springs – (NE) – £728.689

5. Dredd 3D – £769.381 – £2.725.180

4. Lawless – £790.378 – £2.575.336

3. Anna Karenina – £813.395 – £2.731.426

2. Paranorman – (NE) – £1.393.123

1. The Sweeney – (NE) – £1.545.294

New Releases – A lot of new films out this week, first off is Oliver Stone’s Savages starring Taylor Kitsch and Aaron Johnson amongst a few, your next choice is drama/thriller Killing Them Softly starring Brad Pitt, also on offer is horror film House at the End of the Street, small British thriller Tower Block and comedy/drama Hysteria.

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Stuart is co-founder and one of the hosts of the Monday movie show. Ever since the age of two he's been a huge movie fan, especially horror films since one of the first films he ever watched was Poltergeist, yes at age two. Since then he can't stop watching films and over the years it has become a bit of an obsession, but it's not just films that he has a passion for; he's also a huge videogame fanatic and has also been known for belting out the odd tune or two. For more on what Stuart does visit