Knowing Scores Top Slot In U.k. Box Office Chart
NICOLAS CAGE's new movie KNOWING has shot to the top of the U.K. box office chart in its first week of release.
The sci-fi thriller, about a boy who discovers a cryptic premonition, took $3.5 million (£2.5 million) in its opening weekend (28-29Mar09) - displacing Marley & Me from the number one spot.
The family dog drama, starring Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson, dropped a place to number two, garnering $2.4 million (£1.7 million).
New horror release The Haunting in Connecticut was the third most popular film in British cinemas, with takings of $1.5 million (£1.1 million), while comedy Paul Blart: Mall Cop dropped to number four, grabbing $1.4 million (£1 million).
The Damned United, a biopic of late English soccer legend Brian Clough, debuted at number five with earnings of $885,000 (£618,929).