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The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Tops UK Box Office

Peter Jackson movie hangs on to top spot for final weekend of 2013...

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug tops this week’s box office charts, beating competition from Frozen and Anchorman 2 to secure first place.

Peter Jackson's Middle Earth sequel, the second of three fantasy epics based on JRR Tolkien's novel, is now enjoying its third week as the biggest-grossing film in the country.

New entry The Secret Life of Walter Mitty took fourth place, grabbing an impressive £2,235,612 during the festive season, while Keanu Reeves's 47 Ronin rounded out the top five taking £1,415,252.

Justin Bieber's new documentary flick Believe didn’t make it to the top 10 - instead it debuted at number 14, taking £205,242.

The UK box office top 10 is shown below:

1. (1) The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - £5,450,824
2. (3) Frozen - £3,518,099
3. (2) Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues - £2,563,375
4. (-) The Secret Life of Walter Mitty - £2,235,612
5. (-) 47 Ronin - £1,415,252
6. (4) Walking with Dinosaurs - £936,458
7. (6) The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - £819,683
8. (5) Dhoom 3 - £424,637
9. (7) The Harry Hill Movie - £404,946
10. (9) Gravity - £363,143

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