Mission: Impossible – Fallout – Tom Cruise’s sixth mission as special agent Ethan Hunt is a high-octane, globe-trotting thriller with pulsating stunts and five-star reviews. Henry Cavill, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Vanessa Kirby and Ving Rhames also star; the film has set a new UK record opening for the franchise.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – Ol Parker’s witty showstopper, coming 10 years after the first Mamma Mia! movie, is both a sequel and a prequel. Its joyful cast includes Meryl Streep and Lily James as Donna, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Amanda Seyfried, Julie Walters, Christine Baranski and the indomitable Cher.
Incredibles 2 – Brad Bird’s smash-hit follow-up to The Incredibles (2004) is a fast-paced adventure in which Mr Incredible (voiced by Craig T Nelson) is left at home with the two kids while his wife Elastigirl (Holly Hunter) is busy saving the world from super-villains. A must for all ages, with Samuel L Jackson returning too.
Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation – Dracula (voiced by Adam Sandler) and his monster friends embark on a cruise only to find their nemesis, Van Helsing, at the helm of the liner! This animated family comedy also stars the voices of Selena Gomez, Kevin James and Steve Buscemi.
Andre Rieu’s 2018 Maastricht Concert – Special ‘event cinema’ presentation of this summer’s spectacular concert by Andre Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard reunite for a thrilling adventure set on Isla Nublar, where a volcano thought to be extinct is about to erupt. Jeff Goldblum rejoins the franchise as chaos theory expert, Dr Ian Malcolm. Now in its 8th week, this is one of the UK’s top ten hits of the last 12 months.
Skyscraper – Action thriller starring Dwayne Johnson as a soldier turned security analyst who finds himself framed for starting a fire in the world’s tallest building in Hong Kong. Neve Campbell also stars, 240 floors up.
The First Purge – Latest entry in this successful horror/action franchise which began in 2013. Set on New York’s Staten Island, where for 12 hours no laws apply, it stars Y’lan Noel, Lex Scott Davis and Marisa Tomei.
Ocean’s 8 – Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) assembles the perfect all-female crew for an audacious heist at the New York Met Gala. Fantastic cast includes Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna, Awkwafina, Sarah Paulson and, as their $150 million target, Anne Hathaway. 6th week in the top ten.
Sherlock Gnomes – Animated comedy in which the great detective (voiced by Johnny Depp) and Dr Watson (Chiwetel Ejiofor) investigate the mysterious disappearance of garden ornaments. 12th week in UK cinemas.
Top 10 films in UK cinemas
Last weekend / Total UK box-office
1 Mission: Impossible – Fallout – NEW £7,300,103 £7,300,103
2 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again £7,104,808 £27,018,068
3 Incredibles 2 £5,146,128 £33,216,759
4 Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation – NEW £3,449,876 £3,449,876
5 Andre Rieu’s 2018 Maastricht Concert – NEW £1,486,528 £1,486,528
6 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom £344,993 £40,500,006
7 Skyscraper £329,232 £4,723,325
8 The First Purge £279,751 £5,101,817
9 Ocean’s 8 £125,664 £10,753,658
10 Sherlock Gnomes £98,493 £9,017,422
comScore data up to and including Sunday 29 July 2018 – explore more at launchingfilms.com