News for Jan. 10, 2006

Kong recaptures UK box office crown

1/10/06, 4:42 pm EST - Xoanon

King Kong has returned to the top of the UK and Ireland's box office. Peter Jackson's remake of the classic film regained the crown from The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. The two films have jostled for pole position in recent weeks, taking 2.16m and 2.13m respectively at the weekend. Gay cowboy romance Brokeback Mountain - starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger - opened in fourth spot after showing in a limited number of cinemas. [More]