Demonstrating the pulling power of an Oscar for best film, Slumdog Millionaire retained its top spot at the South African box office for a second consecutive week. It had made R3.6m as at 19 March.
New release and chickflick, Confessions of a Shopaholic, opened in second spot with R1.4m. In third spot was the comic book flick Watchmen.
After three weeks of release each both Pink Panther 2 and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button had made R3.9m.
Talking of chickficks, he’s Just Not That Into You had made R6.3m after five weeks.
(Figures supplied by SAFACT)