How The Greatest Showman defied the critics to become an enduring smash
Being panned by some critics hasn't stopped Hugh Jackman's infectious movie musical The Greatest Showman from becoming the most enduring film hit for a decade.
While Black Panther continues to dominate the box office rankings, raking in more than $1bn worldwide in four weeks, another movie phenomenon has been slowly unfolding.
Last weekend, The Greatest Showman posted a huge 26% upturn in its takings in the UK and Ireland compared with the previous weekend.
That's in its 11th weekend on release, taking its total to £37.3m - and giving it a longevity that's virtually unheard of in the... read more
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