It’s sweet rock ‘n’ Roll at the top of the official Film Chart. As Trolls World Tour makes a huge Number 1 debut, outselling the rest of the Top 5 combined. All thanks to an early rental period, the film zooms straight in at the top on digital downloads.
The sequel to Trolls (2016) stars the voices of Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake and Rachel Bloom alongside a huge list of music and television stars including Ozzy Osbourne, James Corden, Mary J. Blige and Kelly Clarkson. In this follow-up to the hugely popular musical film, Queen Barb of the Hard Rock Trolls (Bloom) tries to take over the six Troll Kingdoms – Funk, Country, Techno, Classical, Pop and Rock – and it’s up to Queen Poppy (Kendrick) and her friends to unify all Trolls and save their kingdoms.
The words of their infamous song ‘let It Go’, Frozen 2 won’t be ‘letting go’ as the film climbs one place higher this week to Number 2.The chart’s Top 3 is very ‘animated’ as Sonic the Hedgehog speeds into Number 3. Last week’s chart topper Military Wives drops to Number 4, and Birds of Prey and Joker sit in tandem at Number 5 and 6 respectively. Robert Downey, Jr.’s Dolittle drops from 5 to 7, and 1917 lands at Number 8.
Marvel fans must be missing their mightiest heroes as Marvel’s record-breaking Avengers: Endgame returning to the Top 10 for the first time in 2020. It did have a reason as it skyrockets to Number 9 this week following the release of a collector’s edition Steelbook Finally, Le Mans ’66 climbs two to Number 10.
This week’s Official Film Chart features a sneak peek at killer shark sequel Deep Blue Sea 3, available to Download & Keep from July 28.
The Official Film Chart is unveiled each Wednesday and is the subject of a Top 10 Official Film Chart online show, published on OfficialCharts.com and available for media syndication.
The chart – the result of a partnership between the Official Charts Company, the British Association for Screen Entertainment and incorporating data from retailer members of the Entertainment Retailers Association – is published on OfficialCharts.com every Wednesday at noon and counts movie downloads from services including Amazon, iTunes, Sky Store, Virgin Media Store, Rakuten TV, Talk Talk TV, as well as 4K UHD, Blu-ray and DVD disc sales from all high street and online retailers