It’s that time of the week when we take a quick look at what movies are hot at the UK cinema. These figures are for UK Box Office May 19 2017.
UK Box Office May 19 2017
|1||New||King Arthur: Legend of the Sword||Warner Bros||£2,501,993|
|2||(1)||Alien: Covenant||20th Century Fox||£2,127,347|
|3||(2)||Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2||Disney||£1,942,687|
|4||New||Snatched||20th Century Fox||£842,489|
|5||(3)||The Boss Baby||20th Century Fox||£414,954|
|6||(5)||A Dog's Purpose||eOne Films||£263,233|
|7||(4)||Fast & Furious 8||Universal||£230,868|
|8||(7)||Beauty and the Beast||Disney||£158,496|
|10||New||Half Girlfriend||Zee Studios||£112,784|
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword topples Alien: Covenant to take top spot in the UK Cinema charts with takings of £2,501,993 against £2,127,347. Comedy Snatched starring Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn enters the chart in fourth place taking £842,489.
20th Century Fox must be pretty pleased as they have three films in the top 10 and they are taking some serious money.
Looking for some recommended Blu-ray releases?
- SPECTRE (2015)
- Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
- The Man Between (1953)
- Jamaica Inn (1939)
- In A Lonely Place (1950)
- Stand Up Guys (2012)
- Tenebrae (1982)
- Inferno (1980)
Don’t forget to check back every Thursday as we go through the week’s new cinema releases along with their film trailers.
One of the new cinema offerings this week is the adventure film Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge, more on that on Thursday.
I’ll leave you with the trailer to King Arthur: Legend of the Sword: