Puss In Boots Marches To The Top Of The U.k. Box Office Chart
Animated movie Puss In Boots has stormed to the top of the U.K. box office chart in its opening weekend (10-11Dec11).
Dreamworks' Shrek spin-off, starring the voices of Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek, claimed the top spot with $3.2 million (£1.9 million) in takings.
Another animated film, Arthur Christmas, dropped into second spot with $2.3 million (£1.4 million), while festive star-studded movie New Year's Eve debuted in third place.
The film, starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro and Ashton Kutcher, took $2.1 million (£1.28 million), while Martin Scorsese's Hugo ($1.2 million/£732,902) and Happy Feet 2 ($1.15 million/£724,126) rounded out the top five.