Despicable Me 2 reached a $34.5 million total in the United Kingdom as it led the box office chart for the second consecutive weekend. The animated film faced competition from the premieres of Now You See Me and The Internship. The Vince Vaughn/Owen Wilson comedy placed third with a $1.8 million opening. Now You See Me brought in $4.3 million in its first weekend, only behind the $5.9 million from the Despicable Me sequel.
World War Z and Man of Steel continued their successful runs, grossing $1.2 and $1.1 million respectively. World War Z has brought in a total of $18.5 million in three weeks, while the Superman reboot has grossed an impressive $43.8 million after four weeks.
Box Office Results for the United Kingdom. July 5-7, 2013