The Amazing Spider-Man Tops US Box Office
Superhero reboot swings to top of cinema takings list across the pond...
The Amazing Spider-Man has swung its way to the top of the US box office in its first week, with estimated takings of around £42m in its opening weekend.
That takes the superhero movie reboot's earnings in its first six days to £90m in the US alone.
Starring British actor Emma Stoneas his girlfriend Gwen Stacy, the movie re-starts the story of Marvel comic book hero Spider-Man five years afterChanning Tatum and Matthew McConaughey's stripper flick Magic Mike fell to No 5.
We told you last week how the new Spidey flick has already got two sequels lined-up.