Eclipse Loses it’s Sparkle at UK Box Offices

After it’s impressive, record breaking opening here in the UK, Eclipse failed to dazzle when it came up against Inception this weekend.

The movie, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Page and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, raked in £5.9 million since it was released on Friday.

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse dropped from number one to third place.

Shrek Forever After stayed at number two while the Predators revamp ranked fourth and Russell Brand’s comedy Get Him To The Greek rounded out the top five.

Inception, which revolves around a group of “extractors” who steal secrets from people’s dreams.

It has already topped the US box office, taking just over $60 million in its first weekend.

The UK box office

1. Inception – £5,912,814 (-)

2.. Shrek Forever After – £4,198,874 (2)

3. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse – £3,390,512 (1)

4. Predators – £893,439 (3)

5. Get Him To The Greek – £440,282 (4)

6. Killers – £71,486 (5)

7. Heartbreaker – £68,757 (7)

8. Sex And The City 2 – £51,777 (6)

9. Leaving – £50,241 (-)

10. Le Concert – £38,053 (-)

Metro

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