National Treasure held on at the top of the Hong Kong box office butAlexander stormed in behind it, grossing US$348,131 for second position in itsopening week.
Distributed by GoldenHarvest's Panasia label, Oliver Stone's sword-and-sandals epic scored a healthyscreen average of US$11,604. Meanwhile, Kung-fu Hustle, which dropped tothird position, continues to inch towards becoming Hong Kong's highest evergrossing local film, taking US$329,027 in its fourth week.
Also opening this week,French CGI-animated fantasy Immortal, distributed by Intercontinental,grossed US$170,713 from 18 screens for fifth position in the chart.
Birth, starring Nicole Kidman and released by Lark FilmsDistribution, scored the highest screen average of the week with US$77,096 fromsix screens.