Cinema Releases 24 May 2019 – Ready for Disney’s Aladdin?

Disney’s Aladdin is probably this week’s biggest new release arriving in UK and American cinemas. Maybe Elton John fans will instead be flocking to see Rocketman. It stars Taron Egerton as Elton John. There’s another UK new release perfect for the whole family. What’s the film? The Secret Life Of Pets 2. Let’s take a more detailed at all of the new films, here are the cinema releases 24 May 2019 in the UK & USA.

Cinema Releases 24 May 2019

Aladdin (Adventure, Comedy)

Released 24th May 2019 UK/USA (PG) 128 Mins

  • Distributor: Walt Disney
  • Starring Will Smith; Mena Massoud; Naomi Scott; Marwan Kenzari; Navid Negahban; Nasim Pedrad; Billy Magnussen; Numan Acar

Rocketman (Biography; Drama)

Released 24th May 2019 UK (15) 121 Mins

  • Distributor: Paramount Pictures
  • Starring Taron Egerton; Jamie Bell; Richard Madden; Gemma Jones; Bryce Dallas Howard

The Secret Life Of Pets 2 (Animated Adventure)

Released 24th May 2019 UK (U) 86 Mins

  • Distributor: Universal Pictures
  • Voiced by: Lake Bell; Hannibal Buress; Dana Carvey; Harrison Ford; Tiffany Haddish; Kevin Hart;; Pete Holmes; Garth Jennings; Ellie Kemper; Nick Kroll; Bobby Moynihan; Patton Oswalt; Jenny Slate; Eric Stonestreet

USA Only

Booksmart (Comedy)

Released 24th May 2019 USA (R) 102 Mins

  • Distributor: Annapurna Pictures
  • Starring Kaitlyn Dever; Beanie Feldstein; Jessica Williams; Lisa Kudrow; Will Forte; Jason Sudeikis

BrightBurn (Horror)

Released 24th May 2019 USA (R) 90 Mins

  • Distributor: Sony Pictures
  • Starring Elizabeth Banks; David Denman; Jackson A. Dunn; Matt Jones; Meredith Hagner

Final Thought – Cinema Releases 24 May 2019 – & Box Office

The Secret Life of Pets 2 and Disney’s Aladdin should prove popular with families this week. We’re not too sure about Rocketman judging purely by the trailer. It looks like a bit of a miss, but you never know film trailers are quite often a poor indication of the real film.

John Wick performed rather well at both the American and United Kingdom box offices taking in $56.8 and £3.56 million respectively.

UK Blu-ray & DVD Charts

The Blu-ray and DVD charts continue to be full of superhero movies but there are two new entries occupying the top two places. Those films are Bumblebee and The Favourite both from 2018.

What movies/films have we all been watching over the last week, time to find out as we take a look at the Top 10 Box Office Films in both the US and UK.

Top 10 Box Office Films (17 May 2019)

USA Box Office

1NewJohn Wick: Chapter 3 — ParabellumLionsgate$56,818,067
2(1)Avengers: EndgameWalt Disney$29,973,505
3(2)Pokémon: Detective PikachuWarner Bros$25,108,159
4NewA Dog’s JourneyUniversal$8,030,085
5(3)The HustleMGM$6,139,638
6(4)The IntruderSony Pictures$4,017,808
7(5)Long ShotLionsgate$3,341,917
8NewThe Sun is Also a StarWarner Bros$2,511,530
9(6)PomsSTX Entertainment$2,180,698
10(7)UglyDollsSTX Entertainment$1,779,617

UK Box Office

1NewJohn Wick: Chapter 3 - ParabellumLionsgate£3,562,524
2(1)Pokemon Detective PikachuWarner Bros£2,718,117
3(2)Avengers: EndgameDisney£2,232,115
4(3)The HustleUniversal£793,329
5NewPaw Patrol Mighty PupsParamount£521,505
6(4)Long ShotLionsgate£220,008
8(8)Amazing GraceStudiocanal£124,173
9(7)Tolkien20th Century Fox£119,683
10(5)The Curse of La LloronaWarner Bros£114,232
15NewBreakthrough20th Century Fox£81,134
19NewBatman (1989) (4K Restoration)Warner Bros£38,112
26NewDr. Strangelove (Re: 2019)Park Circus£19,652

UK Blu-ray/DVD Charts 19 May 2019

Blu-ray Charts

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewBumblebee (2018)Paramount
2NewThe Favourite20th Century Fox
3(1)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
4(4)Aquaman (2018)Warner Bros
5(3)Ant-Man And The WaspMarvel Films
6(2)Avengers - Infinity War (2018)Marvel Films
7(7)Mortal Engines (2018)Universal Pictures
8(9)Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)20th Century Fox
9(6)Black Panther (2018)Marvel Films
10(8)Thor - Ragnarok (2017)Marvel Films
11(11)Fantastic Beasts - Crimes of GrindelwaldWarner Bros
12(10)Mary Poppins ReturnsWalt Disney
13(21)John Wick Chapters 1&2Warner Bros
14(20)Mission Impossible - Fallout (2018)Paramount
15(15)Captain America: Civil WarMarvel Films
16(16)Doctor StrangeMarvel Films
17(14)VenomSony Pictures
18(17)Spider-Man Homecoming (2017)Sony Pictures
19(18)Guardians of The Galaxy - Vol 2Marvel Films
20(24)Alien (1979) - 40th Anniversary20th Century Fox
21(23)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
22(22)Avengers AssembleMarvel Films
23(19)Avengers - Age of Ultron (2015)Marvel Films
24Re:DriveIcon Home Ent
25(25)Ant-ManMarvel Films
26(51)Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase TwoMarvel Films
27NewMy Hero Academia - Season 3 Pt 1Manga Entertainment
28NewColette (2018)Lionsgate
29NewNovemberEureka Entertainment
30(12)Iron Sky - The Coming Race101 Films
31(27)Captain America - The First AvengerParamount
32(26)Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase OneMarvel Films
33NewEarth From SpaceBBC
35(30)Iron ManParamount
36(28)Ralph Breaks The Internet (2018)Walt Disney
37(5)Captain America - The Winter SoldierMarvel Films
38(37)Iron Man 3Marvel Films
39(38)Jurassic World - Fallen KingdomUniversal Pictures
41(46)First Man (2018)Universal Pictures
42(36)Thor - The Dark WorldMarvel Films
43(40)Creed IIWarner Bros
44(32)Annihilation (2018)Paramount
45(41)Iron Man 2Marvel Films
46(35)Game Of Thrones - Complete Seasons 1-7Warner Bros
47(71)John Wick - Chapter 2Warner Bros
48(66)Marvel Studios Cinematic - Phase 3 Pt 1Marvel Films
52(98)John Wick (2014)Warner Bros
53(47)The Greatest Showman20th Century Fox
54(42)Deadpool 220th Century Fox
55NewThe Night Of The GeneralsEureka Entertainment
58(45)Solo - A Star Wars StoryWalt Disney
60(31)Holmes & Watson - Weapons of Mass DeductionSony Pictures
61(55)Hunter Killer (2018)Lionsgate
66(73)X-Men Collection20th Century Fox
67(54)Captain America - 3 Movie CollectionMarvel Films
68(58)Mary Poppins Returns / Mary PoppinsWalt Disney
71(49)Justice League Vs The Fatal FiveWarner Bros
72NewWelcome to Marwen (2018)Universal Pictures
75(39)Replicas (2018)Lionsgate
76(94)IT (2017)Warner Bros
77(44)Overlord (2018)Paramount
78(75)Blade Runner 2049Sony Pictures
81NewAssassin's Creed/Martian/Kingsman20th Century Fox
85(67)Howard The Duck101 Films
86NewVictoria - Series ThreeITV Studios
88(85)Halloween (2018)Universal Pictures
90(43)The VanishingLionsgate
96NewYakuza LawArrow Films
99(70)Star Wars: The Last JediWalt Disney
100Re:The Last Kingdom - Season 3Playback

DVD Charts

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewBumblebee (2018)Paramount
2NewThe Favourite (2018)
3(1)Mary Poppins ReturnsWalt Disney
4(2)Bohemian Rhapsody20th Century Fox
5NewColette (2018)Lionsgate
6(3)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
7(4)AquamanWarner Bros
8(5)Avengers - Infinity WarMarvel Films
9(6)Mortal EnginesUniversal Pictures
10(13)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
11(7)Ant-Man And The WaspMarvel Films
12(11)Fantastic Beasts - Crimes of GrindelwaldWarner Bros
13(15)The Greatest Showman20th Century Fox
14(14)Black PantherMarvel Films
15(8)The Guard of AuschwitzHigh Fliers
16(22)John Wick - Chapters 1&2Warner Bros
17(39)The Secret Life of PetsUniversal Pictures
18(10)The VanishingLionsgate
19(16)Thor: RagnarokMarvel Films
20(37)The MegWarner Bros
21(19)Mamma Mia - Here We Go AgainUniversal Pictures
22(20)Mission: Impossible - FalloutParamount
23(12)Holmes & Watson - Weapons of Mass DeductionSony Pictures
24(23)Jurassic Park - Fallen KingdomUniversal Pictures
25(17)VenomSony Pictures
26NewVictoria - Series ThreeITV Studios
27(27)Spider-Man - HomecomingSony Pictures
28(21)Ralph Breaks The InternetWalt Disney
29(51)John Wick - Chapter 2Warner Bros
30NewRavenswood AsylumHigh Fliers
31(25)Doctor StrangeMarvel Films
32(34)Johnny English Strikes AgainUniversal Pictures
33NewHitman - RedemptionSignature Entertainment
34(9)Line of Duty - Series 5Acorn Media
35(30)Avengers - Age of UltronMarvel Films
36(35)Jumanji - Welcome To The JungleSony Pictures
37(29)Captain America - Civil WarMarvel Films
38(18)Iron Sky - The Coming Race101 Films
39(26)Robin HoodLionsgate
40(40Goosebumps 2Sony Pictures
41(32)303 SquadronSpirit Entertainment
43(36)Guardians Of The Galaxy - Vol 2Marvel Films
44(33)Avengers AssembleMarvel Films
45(68)RampageWarner Bros
46(62)The Haunting of Borley RectoryHigh Fliers
47(38)The House With A Clock In Its WallsEntertainment One
48(49)Book ClubParamount
49(61)PeterlooEntertainment One
50(42)Paddington 2Studiocanal
51(44)Creed IIWarner Bros
52(52)Mary Poppins Returns/Mary PoppinsWalt Disney
54(48)Peter RabbitSony Pictures
55(47)Game Of Thrones - Season 7Warner Bros
57(46)King Of ThievesStudiocanal
58(43)Widows20th Century Fox
61(45)SmallfootWarner Bros
65(24)Line of Duty - Series 1-5Acorn Media
66(31)Iron Sky 1 & 2101 Films
67(66)Sherlock GnomesParamount
69(60)Game Of Thrones - Season 1-7Warner Bros
72(73)Hotel Transylvania 3Sony Pictures
86NewWelcome to Marwen (2018)Universal Pictures
88(75)Halloween (2018)Universal Pictures
89Re:John Wick (2014)Warner Bros
90NewThe Adventures Of AladdinSpirit Entertainment
91(71)Captain America - The Winter SoldierMarvel Films
94(81)Justice LeagueWarner Bros
96NewBelow The Belt - Brawl At DonnybrookSignature Entertainment
100Re:The FestivalEIV

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