HT2 tops the Uk box office with weekend gross of £6.3 million, this far outstrips the original movie in the series which entered at 2 with £1.7 million.
Hotel Transylvania went on to gross £7.8 million at the UK box office which this sequel should manage by next weekend.
Last weeks top film, The Martian, falls to number 4 this week after a all new top 3 entered the box office.
At number 2 is the true life drama Suffragettes starring Carey Mulligan and at 3 is Pan the Peter pan origins story starring Hugh Jackman.
Also new this week is: Crimson Peak at number 5 and The lobster at number 9.
A year ago
The 2014 re-image of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was new at number 1 knocking Gone Girl down to number 2.
Five years ago
Despicable Me made its debut at the top of the box office and with a whole new top 3 Wall Street Money Never Sleeps slips from the top to 4.
Ten years ago
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of The Were-Rabbit enters at the top of the chart knocking Pride and Prejudice down to number 3.
Fifteen years ago
Dinosaur from Disney made its debut a the top knocking Billy Elliott down to number 3.
Twenty years ago
Pocahontas kept its hold on the top of the chart and in an unusual move there was no new film that entered the chart.
Twenty five years ago
Ghost held on at the top for yet another week leaving The Little Mermaid to enter highest at number 2.
The film $37 million dollars over its second weekend of release which now brings its total gross to $108 million.
Highest new film of the week is Pan which comes in at number 3 with $15.5 million, a little disappointing for a film which has been heavily marketed.
The Peter Pan origins story might struggle to stay that long considering in forthcoming big hitters with such a weak opening.
Highest total grossing film on the American top 10 is Hotel Transylvania 2 which after 3 weeks has grossed $116 million.