Winning big at the weekends Golden Globe awards will help 12 Years a Slave retain the top spot next week, but this week it's the highest new film at the top with £2.5 million. American Hustle slips to two with £2 million.
This time last year Les Miserable took over at the top of the box office with The Hobbit sliding right down to number 4.
Five years ago comedy film Role Models hit the top in it's first week of release with Yes Man sliding to 5. A big week of releases with Slumdog Millionaire at 2, Bride Wars at 3 and Defiance at 4.
Ten years ago The Return of the King was still holding out at the top with Tom Cruise in the Last Samurai highest new film at 2.
Ten years ago Star Trek Insurrection was still at the top with The Siege entering at 3.
Ending a 3 week run at the top for The Hobbit, American Hustle takes over with a weekend box office gross of £3.4 million.
Just a slither away is The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, at two, with £3.2 million.
Highest new film is Last Vegas with £1.8 million.
A year ago the first hobbit films was still at the top with highest new film of the week The Impossible coming in at two.
Five years ago Yes Man stayed at the top with the highest new film right down at six, The Spirit.
Ten yeas ago The Return of the King was still riding high at the top of the box office while Stuck on you was the top film at Four.
Fifteen years ago Star Trek Insurrection was the big new film at the top knocking Enemy of the State to number two.
Twenty years ago Mrs. Doubtfire was the big film of January.
UK release date: 1st January 1999
Highest chart position: 1
Weeks on box office: 7
Total UK gross £7,429,398 and the 751th top grossing film in the UK
UK BBFC Certificate: PGGenres: