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The Book of Life

(2014)

Director(s)
Jorge R. Gutierrez
Stars
Diego Luna
Christina Applegate
Ice Cube
Kate del Castillo
Hector Elizondo
Danny Trejo
Carlos Alazraqui
Ana de la Reguera
Emil-Bastien Bouffard
Elias Garza
Genesis Ochoa
Pl�cido Domingo
Jorge R. Gutierrez
Eugenio Derbez
Gabriel Iglesias
Trey Bumpass
Dan Navarro
Kennedy Peil
Miguel Sandoval
Grey DeLisle
Ben Gleib
Ricardo El Mandril Sanchez
Cheech Marin
Ishan Sharma
Anjelah Johnson-Reyes
Sandra Equihua
Callahan Clark
Gunnar Sizemore
Ang�lica Mar�a
Eric Bauza
Aron Warner
Sandra Echeverr�a
Tonita Castro
Troy Evans
Guillermo del Toro
Brad Booker
Eva Bella
Jose Alvarez
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News
Another week and another film debut's at the top of the UK video chart, this week we have the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the remake/reboot film from last year debut at number 1.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was released at the UK box office on 17th October 2014 and took the number 1 spot on it's weekend of release.

It's debut gross was £4.8 million and over a 6 week box office chart run it gross a very respectable £13.8 million which makes it the 312th highest grossing film in the UK.

Globally the film did very well, in the US it took $273 million and globally it took $464 million making it the 147th highest grossing film ever.

Last weeks top film, Dracula Untold slips a single place to 2 this week.

Also new to the UK video chart is: The Book of Life at 4, The Babadook at number 6, Dolphin Tale 2 at number 9 and Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day at 15.

This week war film Fury starring Brad Pitt takes over at the top of the UK box office on it's debut week of release.

A reasonably good weekend gross of £2.7 million sees then over take Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles after they spend just a single week at number 1.

Fury is already director David Ayer highest grossing film in the UK although for Brad Pitt it has a long way to go to beat the £25 million of Ocean's Eleven.

Fallling into second place after it's top spot debut last week, the Turtles manage to add £2 million to their gross bringing it to £7.9 after a second weekend of play.

Other new film on the top 15 this week are: The Book of Life at 4, Happy New Year at 8, Love Rosie at 9 and The Babadook at 10.

Historical Charts

One year ago
This time last year Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 made it's debut at the top of the box office knocking Captain Phillips down just a single place to 2.

Five years ago
Up retained it's lead on the box office for a second week leaving the top new film to be Saw VI at two trying the capture the Halloween market.

Ten years ago
Sharks Tale spent another week at the top of the box office, AVP Alien Vs Predator was the highest new film at 2.

Fifteen years ago
Disney's Tarzan spent another week at the top and with a fairly static top 3 the highest new film was Steve martin and Eddie Murphy in Bowfinger at 4.

In the US this week war picture Fury starring Brad Pitt takes over at the top of the box office on it's debut week of release.

Having a wide release in 3,173 America cinemas the R rated film took a reasonable $23.5 million over the weekend.

Last weeks top US film fell to number 2 this week, Gone Girl has done incredibly well at the box office and now in it's third week has a total US gross of $107 million.

Other new film at the US box office: Animated tale The Book of Life is new at 3 and The Best of Me is new at 5. Lower down the chart, and from only 4 screen is Birdman starring Michael Keaton, which grosses $415,000.

Check out the US top 12

Chart info

UK release date:

Highest chart position: 4

Weeks on box office: 6

Chart history
Date
Place
Week
Total
4N
£981,432
£981,432
5
£1,056,274
£4,022,383
6
£655,010
£4,855,785
7
£442,863
£5,376,374
6
£296,943
£5,718,157
11
£78,556
£5,813,909
Non-chart history
Finer details

Total UK gross £5,813,909 and the 984th top grossing film in the UK

UK BBFC Certificate: U

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