Several titles boosted by wet weather and start of school summer holidays.
‘The World To Come’, ‘Riders Of Justice’ also hit cinemas.
Takings for the top five titles down 25 percent despite three new openers.
Sequels hold sway at this weekend’s box office.
Including previews, the film set a new record opening for a film this year.
Disney to give Marvel superhero film the widest release since UK cinemas reopened in May.
Other new releases included ‘Freaky’ and ‘Daisy Quokka’.
‘Freaky’, ‘French Exit’ also in cinemas.
The franchise title took £6m across its full opening.
Fouth wave fuelled by delta variant, vaccine hesitancy.
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Box office has fallen by 50-70% following the introduction of mandatory Covid passport for cinema attendance on July 21.
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