The House with a Clock in its Walls – Jack Black and Cate Blanchett star in this fantasy adventure in which a young orphan finds a magical clock in his warlock uncle’s house that is counting down to the end of the world!
A Simple Favour – From Bridesmaids director Paul Feig, a dark mystery in which Stephanie (Anna Kendrick) searches for her new friend (Blake Lively) who has vanished. Also stars Henry Golding and Rupert Friend.
Crazy Rich Asians – Hot romcom in which Chinese-American Rachel travels from New York to Singapore for the wedding of her wealthy boyfriend’s best mate. Stars Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan and Michelle Yeoh.
King of Thieves – Heist drama from Working Title Films based on the audacious Hatton Garden safe deposit robbery of 2015. It was carried out by a gang of retired criminals, played by Michael Caine, Tom Courtenay, Michael Gambon, Ray Winstone and Jim Broadbent. Directed by James Marsh, Oscar winner for Man on Wire.
The Nun – Follow-up to The Conjuring 2, in which a demonic nun makes her malevolent presence felt at a Romanian abbey. Smash-hit horror directed by award-winning British filmmaker, Corin Hardy.
Mile 22 – Modern-day action thriller starring Mark Wahlberg as an elite CIA agent assigned to transport safely a police officer who has highly sensitive information. From Peter Berg, director of Lone Survivor and Hancock.
The Predator – Action maestro Shane Black directs the latest mission in this sci-fi saga, in which a young boy (Jacob Tremblay) accidentally causes the lethal monsters’ return to earth, endangering humanity itself.
Christopher Robin – The workaholic Christopher Robin (Ewan McGregor) bumps into his childhood friend Winnie-the-Pooh, who restores some much-needed joy in his life. British-made Disney film with Hayley Atwell and Bronte Carmichael as Christopher’s wife and daughter, Evelyn and Madeline Robin.
Incredibles 2 – Brad Bird’s sequel to The Incredibles (2004) is a spectacular Pixar adventure in which Mr Incredible (voiced by Craig T Nelson) stays at home with the kids while his wife Elastigirl (Holly Hunter) is busy saving the world from super-villains. The UK’s no.2 animated film of all time, now in its 11th week in the top 10.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – Sing along to Ol Parker’s joyous hit, both a prequel and a sequel to the first Mamma Mia! movie (2008). Meryl Streep and Lily James play Donna, alongside Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Dominic Cooper, Amanda Seyfried, Julie Walters, Andy Garcia and the indomitable Cher as Grandma.
Top 10 films in UK cinemas
Last weekend box-office / Total UK box-office
1 The House with a Clock in its Walls – NEW £3,370,591 £3,370,591
2 A Simple Favour – NEW £1,621,900 £1,621,900
3 Crazy Rich Asians £1,142,208 £3,575,569
4 King of Thieves £1,121,883 £3,737,376
5 The Nun £1,021,628 £9,497,601
6 Mile 22 – NEW £795,888 £795,888
7 The Predator £677,078 £3,886,572
8 Christopher Robin £486,411 £13,837,384
9 Incredibles 2 £348,660 £55,254,076
10 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again £326,987 £64,872,422
comScore data up to and including Sunday 23 September 2018 – explore more at launchingfilms.com