New Mel Gibson movie APOCALYPTO has smashed British box office records by taking the highest ever opening weekend ticket sales for a foreign language film. The bloodthirsty feature, spoken in Mayan dialect, took GBP1,360,110 ($2,652,215) from 385 sites around the UK last weekend (05-07JAN07). Previous record holders were Hero with GBP1,050,000 ($2,047,500), Crouching Tiger, HIDDEN DRAGON (GBP686,000/GBP1,337,700) and AMELIE (GBP559,000/$109,005).