Disney Pixar feature makes strong opening.
UK Top Five Rank Film / Distributor Weekend Gross (Fri-Sun) Running Total Week 1 Coco (Disney) £3.34m £5.2m 1 2 Darkest Hour (Universal) £3.27m £10.16m 2 3 The Post £2.15m £2.15m 1 4 The Greatest Showman (Fox
) £2.1m £16.83m 4 5 Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle (Sony
) £1.8m £32.4m 5
to Usd conversion rate - 1.39
A competitive weekend at the UK box office saw Disney Pixar’s latest animation Coco land in first place. The film started its run with a Fri-Sun total of £3.34m, adding to £1.88m in previews for a non-final official debut of £5.2m.
That’s a middle-of-the-pack opening for a Pixar
release, landing it between Brave, which opened to £5.27m in 2012, and the original Toy Story
, which debuted with £4.59m in 1996. Those films ended on £22.16m and £22.49m respectively, so that’s a reasonable benchmark for Coco to aim for.
In terms of more recent Pixar releases, Coco is ahead of