Skyfall rules U.K. box office for second weekend

Daniel Craig’s third outing as 007 has brought the film’s gross British earnings to a whopping $85.3 million (£53.4 million) since its release last month (Oct12).

Ben Stiller’s Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted held on to second place, taking $4.5 million (£2.8 million) in its third weekend on general release.

Sean Bean’s thriller sequel Silent Hill: Revelation 3D enters the charts in third place, with $1.6 million (£1.04 million), spooky animation Hotel Transylvania moves up one to fourth, with $1.3 million (£810,821), and Taken 2 is down one place in fifth, with $1.1 million (£688,148).