Mortal Kombat fights up to Number 1 on the UK’s Official Film Chart following its release on DVD, Blu-ray and 4K UHD. After weeks of Kaiju’s and spandex superheroes, video game warriors now fights off it’s rivals.
With 82% of its total sales this week on physical formats, the film pushes last week’s Number 1 Godzilla vs. Kong – which spent four total weeks at the top – down to Number 2, while Zack Snyder’s Justice League holds for a third consecutive week at Number 3.
This week’s highest new entry, classic 1996 Looney Tunes-meets-real-life comedy Space Jam, launches straight to Number 4 thanks to a brand new 4K UHD release, as fans gear up for the film’s long-awaited sequel Space Jam: A New Legacy featuring LeBron James – which releases in UK cinemas this Friday (16th July).
Tom & Jerry: The Movie scampers up one place to Number 5 finishing narrowly ahead of the week’s highest climber The Croods, which rockets 25 places to Number 6, a brand-new peak for the film, which also sees its sequel released in cinemas this week.
Finally, Raya & The Last Dragon finishes at Number 9, as Wonder Woman 1984 bows at 10 for a second week.
This week’s Official Film Chart online show features a preview of the family adventure Peter Rabbit 2, starring the voices of James Corden and Margot Robbie. Peter Rabbit 2 is Available to Download & Keep from 19th July.
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