One Direction film tops UK and US box office

One Direction
One Direction

Boy band sensations One Direction have shot to the top of the UK and Ireland box office chart with their documentary movie This Is Us.

The film, starring Bessacarr’s own Louis Tomlinson, took £3.47m including £1.2m from Thursday previews to claim number one spot.

The film was well ahead of the week’s other new release, Mark Wahlberg’s Pain and Gain which made £1m.

This Is Us, directed by Morgan Spurlock shows One Direction in concert in London and give fans an insight into the lives of the fivesome.

The 3D film also topped the weekend US box office taking £10.9m and has already grossed £20.5m globally.