Tim Burton's Miss Peregrine tops US box office
Tim Burton film, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, has beaten disaster movie Deepwater Horizon to the top of the US film chart.
Burton's film based on Ransom Riggs' novel took an estimated $28.5m (£22.1m) over the weekend.
Peter Berg's Deepwater Horizon, based on the 2010 oil rig explosion and starring Mark Wahlberg, came in second with $20.6m (£16m).
Chess prodigy tale Queen of Katwe could only manage $2.6m (£2m).
Its release was expanded nationally having made a limited debut the previous weekend.
The Disney film, starring Lupita Nyong'o and David Oyelowo, depicts the life of... read more
- 20:56 ASML files patent countersuit against Japan's Nikon
- 20:56 U.S. economic growth slower than France, 'terrible'- BlackRock's Fink
- 20:55 Italian police say Amazon has evaded 130 million euros of taxes
- 20:54 The Resistance Now: Star Wars, 'aliens' and Leonardo DiCaprio join...
- 20:51 Tour de Yorkshire Day 1: Thrills and spills at the seaside
- 20:50 Plague or flu?’ Hundreds of protestors rally against Marine Le Pen...
- 20:50 Kremlin warns Russia will STRIKE BACK if America starts dropping nukes
- 20:50 ‘Project Acoustic Kitty’ CIA implanted microphones into CATS to spy...
- 20:50 Aston Villa transfer rumour: German goalkeeper lined up by Steve Bruce
- 20:50 Manchester City ace ‘open’ to Manchester United switch on one...
- 20:50 Manchester United prepared to activate Barcelona star Neymar...
- 20:50 Every possible Premier League finishing position revealed: Still...
- 20:49 Exotic raccoon dog rescued after being found huddled under car
- 20:47 WIN: Hot tickets - Bengal Brasserie curry and Arena big fight...
- 20:45 Tour de Yorkshire Day 1: Thrills and spills at the seaside
- 20:42 Paris Jackson warns 13 Reasons Why is 'extremely triggering' years...
- 20:42 Katie Price leaves nine-year-old daughter Princess at the airport...
- 20:38 Ronaldinho produces no-look assist for Ludovic Giuly in Barcelona v...
- 20:37 Angry parents stand in middle of Stenson Road, Derby, as part of...
- 20:35 FIFA suspends senior Asian Football Confederation official Richard...
- 20:34 Tour de Yorkshire Day 1: Thrills and spills at the seaside
- 20:34 IN PICTURES: Tour de Yorkshire 2017
- 20:34 Christian college to get funding boost from new homes
- 20:34 Nottingham street shut due to single-vehicle collision
- 20:32 Live blog: Follow all the action from Tour de Yorkshire 2017
- 20:32 Bogus electrician 'looked in every room' at house in Harrogate
- 20:30 GERMAN ELECTION LATEST: Schulz support SLUMPS as Merkel set to STAY...
- 20:29 Live blog: Follow all the action from Tour de Yorkshire 2017
- 20:29 Scots surgeon guilty of performing needless breast operations
- 20:28 General election 2017: Key Corbyn allies not selected by Labour