Click an icon above to rate this movie
Highest chart position: 1
Weeks on box office: 14
UK gross: £10,182,279
US gross: $100,012,499
Global gross: $366,101,666
Following the path laid down by its US box office release, Straight Outta Compton this week climbs to the top of the UK box office on its debut.
A low week overall for the box office grosses and Compton's weekend take is £2.4 million, it is higher than last weeks top film.
Last weeks top film was Paper Town which this week takes a big shove down the box office and ends up at number 8 this week.
A £452,953 second weekend gross brings the film to £3.4 in total with the prospect of a very short 3 week run.
Worth noting is the run of Inside Out which once again is at 2 and again topps the chart if we count Monday - Sunday figures.<> Also new this week is Hitman Agent 47 at number 3 and 45 Years new at number 10, Zak Efrons We Are Your Friends is considered a flop with a number 13 entry.
A year ago
Lucy retained its position at the top of the box office while the top new film was Lets Be Cops at number 2.
Five years ago
Adam Sandler continued his box office run with Grown Ups which made its debut at the top knocking off The Expendables which fell to number 4.
Ten years ago
New at the top was of TV remake The Dukes of Hazzard which knocked of Charlie and The Chocolate Factory which was at 2.
Fifteen years ago
X-Men held film at the top of the box office stopping Shanghai Noon from topping the chart, it had to make do with a number 2 debut.
Twenty years ago
Sandra Bullock hit the top with While You Were Sleeping on its debut weekend knocking Die Hard With A Vengeance down to 2.
Twenty five years ago
Die Hard 2 Die Harder stayed at the top leaving Wild At Heart to debut at number 2.