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UK top ten box office countdown (WE 9nd September 2013)

September 12th, 2013 by Stuart Miller Comments

Well last week’s number one One Direction: This is Us has been knocked off the top spot by one of this week’s new entries.

Two films went into this week’s top ten, in fact both movies make up the top two, so going in at number two was the third entry for Riddick in, em, Riddick. This week’s highest new entry went to comedy drama About Time.

New releases – Finally a week of big films as four movies will be trying to wrestle your cash off you, so if you want too see something new at the cinema then you have horror sequel Insidious Chapter 2, formula one drama Rush, over the top action film White House Down and baseball drama 42.

10. Monsters University – £294, 762 – £29,083,561
9. Grown Ups 2 – £314,249 – £7,983,406
8. Despicable Me 2 – £316,278 – £45,395,057
7. Pain and Gain – £401,920 – £1,923,892
6. Planes – £620,814 – £6,918,840
5. Elysium – £776,884 – £7,429,386
4. We’re the Millers – £918,971 – £45,788,783
3. One Direction: This is Us – £1,122,137 – £5,822,032
2. Riddick – (NE) – £1,415,141
1. About Time – (NE) – £1,761,079

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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