One Direction Top US Box Office With This Is Us
British boys conquer cinemas Stateside with their 3D documentary...
One Directionhave conquered the US box office chart with their debut feature film This Is Us.
The British boy band's 3D documentary knocked Lee Daniels' The Butler off the top of the cinema chart, taking $17m (£11m) over its opening weekend.
A relatively quiet week in US cinemas saw We're The Millers in third, Planes in fourth and Instructions Not Included rounding out the top five.
Matt Damon's new thriller Elysium rose one spot from No 7 to No 6 and Selena Gomez movie Getaway was a new entry at No 9.
The US box office top 10...
1. (-) One Direction: This is Us - $17,018,000
2. (1) Lee Daniels' The Butler - $13,500,000
3. (2) We're the Millers - $9,300,000
4. (5) Planes - $7,756,000
5. (-) Instructions Not Included - $7,500,000
6. (7) Elysium - $6,300,000
7. (3) The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones - $5,200,000
8. (4) The World's End - $4,759,000
9. (-) Getaway - $4,505,000
10. (8) Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters - $4,425,000