Best-sellers: UK Films
Sunday 25 April 1999
WEEK WEEK IN CHART TO 18 APRIL
1 (2) The Faculty 2 pounds 2,221,749
Bodysnatchers invade US high school
2 (1) The Rugrats Movie 4 pounds 10,585,101
Animation with those nasty surburban toddlers
3 (-) An Ideal Husband New pounds 492,269
An ideal role for Rupert Everett
4 (3) Waking Ned 5 pounds 5,268,131
Two Irishmen think it should be them
5 (6) Payback 4 pounds 4,037,155
Mel Gibson's ultraviolent remake of 'Point Blank'
6 (8) Shakespeare In Love 12 pounds 19,279,103
The Bard makes it big again
7 (5) Mighty Joe Young 4 pounds 3,312,337
Is this gorilla the new King Kong?
8 (4) Plunkett And Macleane 3 pounds 2,312,116
Frolics, frills and fops
9 (7) A Civil Action 2 pounds 781,674
A directionless thriller
10 (9) A Bug's Life 11 pounds 28,712,850
More neurotic insects
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Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more
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Marilyn Manson denies involvement in shocking Lana Del Rey rape video
Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
New era of cheap oil 'will destroy green revolution'
Ukip founder Alan Sked and Nigel Farage 'begged Enoch Powell to stand as a candidate'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant