Christmas maybe 2 days away the festive spirit Will Ferrell‘s Elf is no longer top of the pile on the final Official Film Chart of 2020! As Christopher Nolan’s time-bending epic Tenet debuts at Number 1 on this week’s chart.
Notching up 149,000 sales across disc and digital to outsell the rest of the Top 5 combined, the sci-fi action hit stars John David Washington as the ‘Protagonist’, a secret agent who manipulates time to prevent World War III. Robert Pattinson, Michael Caine, and Elizabeth Debicki also star.
Flying 15 places, Roald Dahl’s The Witches lands at Number 2 this week. The modern remake of the classic children’s book stars Anne Hathaway, Octavia Spencer and Stanley Tucci. Jim Carey’s The Grinch (2000) holds firm at Number 3, and Love Actually also freezes in place at Number 4. Elf’s three-week stint at Number 1 ends as it drops to Number 5.
Falling a few places but holding on to a spot in the Top 10 are Last Christmas (6), Home Alone (7), The Polar Express (8), while The Muppet Christmas Carol (9).
Finally, the 2018 animated version of The Grinch returns to the Top 10 after climbing one place to Number 10.
This week’s Official Film Chart features a look at X-Men spin-off The New Mutants. The superhero horror starring Maisie Williams and Anna Taylor-Joy is available to Download & Keep from December 28.
Now, as well as OfficialCharts.com, the Official Film Chart can also be found on FindAnyFilm.com – the ultimate site for Film and TV fans to discover all the legal ways to buy the entertainment they want on disc and digital formats. Make sure to keep an eye out for all of these great titles over the next few months.
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