“For Wakanda!” The death of Chadwick Boseman shocked as all, what better way to pay your respects is watch the actors films. This weeks Official Film Chart , Black Panther rises eight places to Number 1 as audiences re-visit Chadwick Boseman’s memorable lead performance as T’Challa, in the 2018 MCU film.
The film – which was released before the Official Film Chart’s inception – first entered the Top 10 last week at Number 9 following a flurry of sales after the news was announced, and lifts this week to Number 1 as fans continue to look back at the career of the esteemed late actor, who died on August 28.
Sonic the Hedgehog (2), Trolls World Tour (3), 1917 (4) and Joker (5) hold tight onto their positions, as Star Wars IX: The Rise of Skywalker jumps four places to Number 6.
Birds of Prey (7) and Dolittle (8) both drop one place, as Jumanji: The Next Level rises three to Number 9 and Bad Boys For Life rounds off the Top 10 after climbing six places.
Further notable Top 20 entries include 2001: A Space Odyssey at Number 13, 1985 classic The Goonies at Number 16 following the release of a new SteelBook edition, and a huge uplift for Avengers: Endgame, which flies 16 places to Number 18.
This week’s Official Film Chart features a sneak peek at the all-new Scooby-Doo adventure, SCOOB! starring Zac Efron and Amanda Seyfried. The film’s plot follows an origin story and the formation of Mystery Inc. as they are joined forces by Blue Falcon and Dynomutt to solve their most complex mystery yet. SCOOB! is available to Download & Keep from September 14.
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