Mowgli and mates hold the top spot. Eddie the Eagle flies in at #4 which, let’s face it, is a much higher placing than its loveable subject ever achieved in competition.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople is now $640,000 away from becoming the highest-grossing NZ title. Given it’s yet to have a sub-$1 million week, you’d have to imagine the champagne and fireworks are on order.
By contrast 25 April has been very unloved, taking less in its first week than it earned at preview screenings and not breaking into the top 20.