'Ted' retains UK box office top spot ahead of 'The Dark Knight Rises'
Published Aug 15 2012, 10:39 BST | By Simon Reynolds Ted
has spent its second weekend at the top of the UK box office.
Seth MacFarlane's comedy, which stars Mark Wahlberg
and Mila Kunis, pulls in more than £3 million to hold off Batman
sequel The Dark Knight Rises
and secure the top spot.
Dance sequel Step Up 4: Miami Heat
is a new entry at number three, taking in £680,052 from its 396 locations.Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
lands at number four, while Brave
climbs a place to number five based on screenings in Ireland and Scotland.
Elsewhere, British thriller Offender
debuts at number ten with £74,154 from its 68 locations.
The UK box office top ten in full:1.
(2) The Dark Knight Rises
(-) Step Up 4: Miami Heat
(3) Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
(4) Ice Age 4: Continental Drift
(5) The Lorax
(7) The Amazing Spider-Man
(8) Magic Mike
(-) Offender - £74,154Source: Rentrak