Slumdog Millionaire jumps from No. 3 to No. 1 at UK box office post OscarsMarch 4th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 4 (ANI): Slumdog Millionaire has jumped from number three to the number one spot at the UK box office on the back of its eight-awards success at the Oscars last month.
Animated feature Bolt, which was the chart-topper last week, dropped down to number four.
According to the BBC, Clint Eastwood’’s racial drama Gran Torino was in second place.
The third spot was claimed by a new entry, horror film The Unborn, which made just over 1.3millon pounds.
Wrapping up the top five was Confessions of a Shopaholic.
UK and Irelands top five films: 1. Slumdog Millionaire - 1.7million pounds 2. Gran Torino - 1.35million pounds 3. The Unborn - 1.3million pounds 4. Bolt - 1.29million pounds 5. Confessions of a Shopaholic - 1.29million pounds (ANI)