Gravity holds firm at top of US box office

Monday, 21 October 2013 - 18:16




Sandra Bullocks space thriller Gravity has held on to the top of the US and Canadian box office for a third week.

The 3D thriller, co-starring George Clooney, took 31 million dollars.

Captain Phillips, starring Tom Hanks, stayed in second place, taking 17.3 million dollars  in its second week.

WikiLeaks drama The Fifth Estate, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange, had 2013s worst debut weekend so far, taking just 1.7 million dollars.