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US Top Ten movies

Weekend of 12 - 14 April 2019

  1. Shazam! (2 weeks)
  2. Little (new) (15.4 M$)
  3. Hellboy (new)
  4. Pet Semetary (2 weeks)
  5. Dumbo (3 weeks)
  6. Captain Marvel (6 weeks)
  7. Us (4 weeks)
  8. After (new)
  9. Missing Link (new)
  10. The Best of Enemies (2 weeks)

UK Top Ten movies

Weekend of 12 - 14 April 2019

  1. Dumbo (3 weeks)
  2. Shazam! (2 weeks)
  3. Wonder Park (new) (1.6 M£)
  4. Hellboy (new)
  5. Captain Marvel (6 weeks)
  6. Wild Rose (new)
  7. Pet Semetary (2 weeks)
  8. Little (new)
  9. Us (4 weeks)
  10. Missing Link (2 weeks)
Thanks to Comscore for UK data.


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