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UK top ten box office countdown (WE 21st October 2013)

October 24th, 2013 by Stuart Miller Comments

Finally some action when it comes too the chart, this weeks takings are up a massive 97% on last weeks and we also have a new number one as Prisoners finally gives up the fight.

Four new films went into this week’s chart with three of them taking the top three spots. Firstly, going in at number nine was Bollywood film Boss. Into the top three and at number three we have action film starring Stallone and Schwarzenegger in Escape Plan, going in at number two was fantastic true life drama thriller Captain Phillips. This week’s new number one is animated film Turbo.

New Releases – this weeks sees an interesting mix of new films, on offer is comedy Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa, animated film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 and action adventure Ender’s Game.

10. Le Week End – £208,759 – £767,610
9. Boss – (NE)
– £235,086
8. Rush
– £280,960 – £3,276,755
7. Filth
– £343,299 – £3,276,755
6. Blue Jasmine
– £365,436 – £4,095,540
5. Sunshine on Leith
– £469,898 – £3,219,089
4. Prisoners
– £571,028 – £6,163,940
3. Escape Plan – (NE)
– £961,470
2. Captain Phillips – (NE)
– £3,483,981
1. Turbo – (NE)
– £3,892,744


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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