MOVIE NEWS

The latest box office news you want to read.
HOME
MOVIE NEWS
MOVIE QUIZ

25thframe.co.uk > News > Historical UK box office third weekend in March featuring Get Shorty, The Invisible Man and Chalet Girl

Historical UK box office third weekend in March featuring Get Shorty, The Invisible Man and Chalet Girl

Robert Hyde

Get Shorty
Each week Salty Popcorn presents a rundown of the UK box office chart headlines on this weekend over the last 30 years.

A year ago (2020)

The Invisble Man

No.1 movie:
The Invisible Man which had been at the top for 2 weeks.

Top total grossing and longest run:
1917 which had taken £43.7 Million over 11 weeks of release.

This weekend saw cinemas close in the UK due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the box office for this week was from a small number of cinemas that stayed open for a day or two over the weekend.

Five years ago (2016)

No.1 movie:
Kung Fu Panda 3 which had been at the top for 2 weeks.

Highest debut:
10 Cloverfield Lane directed by Dan Trachtenberg and starring John Goodman and Mary Elizabeth Winstead which entered the box office at number 2.

Longest run:
Dads Army which had been on the box office for 6 weeks.

Top total grossing:
Deadpool which had taken £36.8 Million after 6 weeks of release.

Ten years ago (2011) Rango

No.1 movie:
Rango which had been at the top for 2 weeks.

Highest debut:
Chalet Girl directed by Phil Traill and starring Miquita Oliver and Rick Edwards which entered the box office at number 4.

Top total grossing and longest run:
The Kings Speech which had taken £44 Million over 11 weeks of release.

Fifteen years ago (2006)

No. 1 and highest debut:
The Pink Panther starring Steve Martin and Kevin Kline and directed by Shawn Levy

Longest run:
Walk the Line which had been on the box office for 7 weeks.

Top total grossing:
Chicken Little which had taken £13.1 Million after 6 weeks of release.

Twenty years ago (2001) Enemy at the Gate

No. 1 and highest debut:
Enemy At the Gates starring Jude Law and Ed Harris and directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud

Longest run:
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon which had been on the box office for 11 weeks.

Top total grossing:
Hannibal which had taken £20.2 Million after 5 weeks of release.

Twenty five years ago (1996)

No. 1 and highest debut:
Get Shorty starring John Travolta and Gene Hackman and directed by Barry Sonnenfeld

Longest run:
Babe which had been on the box office for 15 weeks.

Top total grossing:
Seven which had taken £19.5 Million after 12 weeks of release.

Thirty years ago (1991) Look Who's Talking Too

No. 1 and highest debut:
Look Who's Talking Too starring John Travolta and Kirstie Alley and directed by Amy Heckerling

Longest run:
Home Alone which had been on the box office for 16 weeks.

Top total grossing:
Dances With Wolves which had taken £10.2 Million after 7 weeks of release.

Recent news stories

ADVERTISMENT