Strong First Weekend For What We Did On Our Holiday At UK Box Office

David Tennant's new movie What We Did On Our Holiday made an impressive start at the UK box office over its opening weekend, earning £811,087 from 448 sites. It was fourth placed in the overall chart, behind animated feature The Boxtrolls, the new Denzel Washington blockbuster The Equalizer and the live event screening of Billy Elliott: The Musical.

BBC Films' What We Did On Our Holiday is the first feature film from Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin, the creators of Outnumbered. The movie also stars Rosamund Pike, Billy Connolly and Ben Miller and follows a family in crisis on an event-packed trip up to Scotland to celebrate a family birthday. 

Top 10 films 26-28 September

1. Billy Elliot: The Musical Live, £1,904,098 from 553 sites (New)
2. The Equalizer, £1,890,146 from 457 sites (New)
3. The Boxtrolls, £1,130,062 from 519 sites. Total: £4,947,935
4. What We Did on Our Holiday, £811,087 from 448 sites (New)
5. A Walk Among the Tombstones, £603,062 from 459 sites. Total: £2,691,989
6. Pride, £400,247 from 418 sites. Total: £2,712,148
7. Lucy, £377,138 from 342 sites. Total: £13,717,003
8. Guardians of the Galaxy, £340,417 from 343 sites. Total: £27,768,628
9. The Riot Club, £301,607 from 373 sites. Total: £1,121,764
10. Sex Tape, £265,384 from 329 sites. Total: £4,068,571

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