‘Avengers Assemble’ holds UK box office number one for third week

Tim Burton's 'Dark Shadows' debuts at number two

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.