The ‘silence’ has been broken all thanks to a hitman, as the action-packed comedy sequel The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard flies straight in at Number 1 on the Official Film Chart, leading on physical sales and with strong digital download figures.
The “world’s most lethal odd couple” return for a second mission in this follow-up to 2017’s The Hitman’s Bodyguard. In the film, Bodyguard Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) is forced back into action by hitman Darius Kincaid’s (Samuel L. Jackson) wife Sonia (Salma Hayek). The trio soon find themselves wrapped up in a global plot and discover they’re all that stand between Europe and a powerful madman…
Further down the Top 10, a boxset of The Hitman’s Bodyguard and The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard lands at Number 9.
Meanwhile, horror The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It holds tight at Number 2, while fantasy adventure Monster Hunter starring Milla Jovivich, Tony Jaa and Ron Perlman debuts at Number 3, and is the week’s biggest digital download. We will have a competition from Monday 20th September, a chance to win a Blu-Ray copy!
This movement at the top means former three-week Number 1 A Quiet Place Part II drops to Number 4…ssshhh!!! those creature still lurk the charts, watch in silence!
Nobody (5) and Peter Rabbit 2 (6) both fall one place, Cruella (7) holds on and The Father (8) drops five places. Finally, Zack Snyder’s Justice League climbs three to return to the Top 10 at Number 10.
This week’s Official Film Chart online show features a trailer for 1963 psychological drama The Servant, which has been restored in 4K and re-released in cinemas last week. The film will be available on disc and digital from 20th September.
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