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Highest chart position: 4
Weeks on box office: 3
Inspired by a true story, 'Blinded By The Light' follows a Pakistani teenager in 1980s England who discovers the music of Bruce Springsteen.Mon, 23rd September 2019Film review: 'Blinded by the Light' Rochester City Newspaper
The third of this summer's British, classic rock-based quasi-musicals (after Danny Boyle's "Yesterday" and the Elton John biopic "Rocketman"), Gurinder ...Tue, 3rd September 2019My film is bridging cultural divides. This gives me hope in such polarised times The Guardian
Blinded By the Light is about growing up as British Pakistani boy in the 1980s, yet it has struck a chord with people all over the world, says screenwriter Sarfraz ...Thu, 29th August 2019Blinded by the Light movie review: Gurinder Chadha’s best film since Bend it Like Beckham Hindustan Times
Blinded by the Light Director - Gurinder Chadha Cast - Viveik Kalra, Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon, Kulvinder Ghir, Aaron Phagura. Few scenes are as ...Tue, 10th September 2019Blinded By the Light Review InStyle
Nearly 20 years after the premiere of Bend It Like Beckham, award-winning filmmaker Gurinder Chadha is back with Blinded by the Light, a movie just as ...Mon, 16th September 2019Summer soundtrack showdown: Rocketman vs. Yesterday vs. Blinded by the Light Entertainment Weekly News
Which soundtrack did justice by Elton John, the Beatles, or Bruce Springsteen, while still being representative of the film?Thu, 29th August 2019
The Lion King returns to the top of the UK box office this week after letting go of it for Fast & Furious Presents Hobbs And Shaw while the top new film comes it at number 4 with Blinded By The Light.
Disneys remake of their 1994 hit animation has proved to be a massive hit in the same way the remake of Beauty And The Beast was back in 2017.
This week the film goes back to the top of the UK box office with an excellent £4.3 Million gross, incredible for a film which has been on general release for 4 weeks.
In comparison Beauty And The Beast had a big fall in its fourth week and took about a third of the previous weeks taking, here the film drop about a third from the previous weekend.
The films total is also higher and to date it has taken £59 Million and is the second highest grossing film of the year behind Avengers: Endgame.
The Fast & Furious franchise move drops into second place on its 2nd weekend of release with £2.9 Million for a £12.8 Million total gross.
Another massive hit for Pixar with Woody and the gang taking £1.6 Million on its 8th weekend for a £58.7 Million Uk total.
Coming in at number 4 this weekend, and the highest new film, is the latest from acclaimed director Gurinder Chadha who brought us classics British films such as Bend It Like Beckham and Angus, Thongs And Perfect Snogging.
Not her best debut to date, but she'e contending with the Disney big hitters, but a debut of just shy of a Million is not bad for the Bruce Springsteen inspired movie.
Still hanging onto a top 5 place the Sony Spider-Man movie takes £700K on its 6th weekend of release pushing its total to £35.5 Million.
Maybe cashing in on the succes of the recent LEGO movies this animated version of the popular toys hots the chart at number 7 with just less than £400K.
Disneys other live action remake on the chart this week sits at number 15 after 12 weeks on the box office and a total UK gross of £36.5 Million.