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‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Sets U.K. Record Topping 500,000 Digital Sales in 11 Days

Paramount Home Entertainment’s Top Gun: Maverick finished No. 1 for the second consecutive week (ended Sept. 7) on the United Kingdom’s Official Film Chart, surpassing the 500,000 digital unit sales in 11 days.

The long-awaited sequel (36 years) totaled 553,000-unit sales, breaking the previous record set by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s Spider-Man: No Way Home, which reached the milestone after five weeks.

Former chart toppers Downton Abbey: A New Era (Universal Pictures Home Entertainment), and the original Top Gun finished the week at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively.

Flying up 10 spots was Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story spinoff Lightyear, which finished No. 4 in its third week on the chart following its release on DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K UHD Blu-ray.

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore moved to No. 5, with the studio’s The Batman rose to No. 6, and Sony’s Uncharted jumped three spots to No. 7. Another former No. 1, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Paramount) finished No. 8, while Universal’s animated musical Sing 2 dropped three spots to No. 9.

Finally, the Top Gun/Top Gun: Maverick digital combo finished the week at No. 10. The original movie is also available on disc.

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The Official Film Chart Top 10 – Sept. 7, 2022

Rank Previous Week Movie Distributor
1 1 TOP GUN: MAVERICK PARAMOUNT
2 2 DOWNTON ABBEY: A NEW ERA UNIVERSAL
3 3 TOP GUN PARAMOUNT
4 14 LIGHTYEAR DISNEY
5 4 FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE SECRETS OF DUMBLEDORE WARNER
6 7 THE BATMAN WARNER
7 10 UNCHARTED SONY PICTURES
8 5 SONIC THE HEDGEHOG 2 PARAMOUNT
9 6 SING 2 UNIVERSAL
10 8 TOP GUN 2-MOVIE COLLECTION PARAMOUNT

© Official Charts Company 2022

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