The JANE AUSTEN adaptation, starring Keira Knightley as feisty ELIZABETH BENNET, took $34.2 million (GBP1.9 million) over the weekend (24-25SEP05), while Revolver was far behind with $1.5 million (GBP882,814) at number two and Land Of The Dead at three with $1.5 million (GBP870,285) in takings.
Last week's number two THE LONGEST YARD and number three THE 40-YEAR-OLD VIRGIN slipped to number five and four respectively.
The third new entry in this week's top ten was Japanese animation HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE.
This political drama is a scandalous thriller starring Patrick Wilson and Lena Headey. It has been directed by Mora Stephens.
Lena Dunham slammed Justin Bieber’s song ‘What Do You Mean?’, suggesting that the ambiguous lyrics are promoting rape culture.