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'Deathly Hallows' Remains Strong in U.K. Box Office

December 8, 2010 (4:09 am) GMT
Been in the theaters for three weeks, the latest installment of 'Harry Potter' franchise is still towering above other movies.

The latest "Harry Potter" installment is continuing to cast a spell on British cinema-goers - the movie has held on to the top spot at the U.K. box office for a third week.

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1", starring , and , vanquished 's animated villain "" to retain the top spot in Britain over the last week. Potter pulled in $5.6 million, while "Megamind" came in at two with $4.2 million.

The top five is rounded out by 's "", which ground to a halt at three, followed by "" and low-budget sci-fi epic " at four and five respectively.

Stateside, "Deathly Hallows" has been dethroned by "" in its third week, pulling only $17 million last weekend.

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