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UK top ten box office countdown (WE 10th March 2014)

March 13th, 2014 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Well the reign of The Lego Movie had to come to a end sometime and that time is now as it has been knocked off the top spot by a bunch of Greeks in the smallest amount of clothes possible, yes this week’s new number one is action sequel 300: Rise of An Empire.

There were two other new entries in this week’s top ten. Firstly, at number seven was delayed animated adventure Escape From Planet Earth. The only other new entry went to The Grand Budapest Hotel which found its way to the number three spot making it the highest grossing Wes Anderson film, the only other film from him to make more than £1 million in its first weekend was Fantastic Mr Fox.

New Releases – If you are after something new this week then you have a couple of films to choose from; on offer is action-film-based-on-video-game Need For Speed, quirky sci-fi Zero Theorem and strange drama with a hint of horror Under The Skin.

10. Tinker Bell and the Pirate Fairy – £318.157 – £5,072,228
9. 12 Years a Slave – £368,857 – £19,177,585
8. Mr Peabody and Sherman – £385,338 – £12,091,150
7. Escape From Planet Earth – (NE) – £395,392
6. The Book Thief – £569,776 – £2,693,536
5. Ride Along – £823,312 – £2,832,887
4. Non-Stop – £1,496,108 – £5,364,237
3. The Grand Budapest Hotel – (NE) – £1,532,239
2. The Lego Movie – £1,633,265 – £28,801,707
1. 300: Rise of An Empire – (NE) – £2,761,612

 

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