The film adaptation of a true story of middle-aged women stripping for a charity calendar has shot to the top of the British film box office.

Calendar Girls, starring Julie Walters and Helen Mirren, took almost $2.9 million (GBP1.8 million) in its opening weekend, knocking PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL into second place.

17/09/2003 17:27