So with Summer well under way and many of this year’s blockbusters already out we thought we’d have a look at the top UK box-office ticket sales for all June/July/August releases on record……..
|Film||UK distributor||Release date in UK cinemas||UK cinema
|1||Toy Story 3||Walt Disney||23 July 2010||£73.8 million|
|2||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2*||Warner Bros.||15 July 2011||£73.1m|
|3||Mamma Mia! The Movie*||Universal||11 July 2008||£68.0m|
|4||Jurassic World||Universal||12 June 2015||£64.3m|
|5||Star Wars: The Phantom Menace*||20th Century Fox||16 July 1999||£56.6m|
|6||The Dark Knight Rises*||Warner Bros.||20 July 2012||£56.2m|
|7||The Full Monty*||20th Century Fox||29 August 1997||£52.1m|
|8||Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest||Walt Disney||7 July 2006||£51.9m|
|9||Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince*||Warner Bros.||17 July 2009||£50.7m|
|10||Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix*||Warner Bros.||13 July 2007||£49.4m|
|11||The Dark Knight*||Warner Bros.||25 July 2008||£48.8m|
|12||Shrek 2||UIP||2 July 2004||£47.8m|
Eight of the 12 films in the chart, marked * above, were produced wholly or partly in the UK.