May 16, 2012
'Avengers Assemble' holds UK box office number one for third week
Tim Burton's 'Dark Shadows' debuts at number twoBuy DVD and Blu-ray
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Avengers Assemble has held onto the top spot at the UK box office for a third consecutive week.
Marvel's superhero mash-up smashes all comers once more, taking over £4 million keeping American Pie: Reunion at Number Two for a second week. Tim Burton's Dark Shadows manages to debut at Three, taking almost £2.5 million on its opening weekend.
Other new entries within the Top 10 are horror sequel Piranha 3DD at eight and How I Spent My Summer Vacation at Nine, while The Hunger Games just hangs on inside the 10.
The Top 10 movies at the UK box office are:
1. Avengers Assemble - £4,169,087
2. American Pie: Reunion - £2,546,626
3. Dark Shadows - £2,404,029
4. The Lucky One - £431,576
5. Beauty And The Beast - £422,924
6. Safe - £298,201
7. Salmon Fishing In The Yemen - £259,550
8. Piranha 3DD - £242,889
9. How I Spent My Summer Vacation - £152,728
10. The Hunger Games - £143,542
Watch a clip from Avengers Assemble at the top of the page.
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