Battleship has stayed at the top of the UK box office for a second week, holding off the challenge from Salmon Fishing In The Yemen.

The Peter Berg directed blockbuster took a further £1.28 million over the weekend to keep hold of the top spot.

Salmon Fishing In The Yemen, which sees Ewan McGregor team up with Emily Blunt, was the highest new entry at number two.

Directed by Lasse Hallström the movie is an adaptation of the Paul Torday novel of the same name.

The Hunger Games' success at the UK box office continued as it climbed a place this week to number three. Cabin In The Woods dropped a places however to number four.

Titanic 3D dropped three places to five while The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists fell out of the top five as it dropped a single place to six.

Lockout, which stars Guy Pearce, was new at number seven while Mirror Mirror and 21 Jump Street both fell two to eight and nine.

The latest movie from Amanda Seyfried, Gone was the third and final new entry this week as it rounded off the top ten.

1. (1) Battleship - £1,282,091

2. (-) Salmon Fishing In The Yemen - £1,169,235

3. (4) The Hunger Games - £1,070,787

4. (3) The Cabin In The Woods - £1,033,533

5. (2) Titanic 3D - £925,740

6. (5) The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists - £772,887

7. (-) Lockout - £596,500

8. (6) Mirror Mirror - £535,093

9. (7) 21 Jump Street - £376,781

10.(-) Gone - £275,087

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