Joker takes Number 1 on the Official Film Chart on downloads only

Oscar winners are on the up as Judy climbs the Top 10 and Joaquin Phoenix's Joker blocks Downton Abbey from a second week at the top. We've also got a sneak preview of Terminator: Dark Fate.

Joker takes its place at the top of the pile as it leads the Official Film Chart on digital downloads only.

Following a huge debut last week, Joker seizes the title from Downton Abbey (2) by just 3,050 sales. This Sunday (9th February) the film landed two Oscars; Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Score) and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role.

Meanwhile, fellow Academy Award-winner, Judy Garland biopic Judy jumps five places to Number 3 following its release on DVD and Blu-ray, and fresh off the back of Renée Zellweger’s win for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role.

This week’s highest new entry is Gemini Man (4) starring Will Smith. In the film, Henry Brogan (Smith) is a 51-year-old assassin who’s ready to retire – but his plans are turned upside down when he finds himself the target of a younger, faster clone of himself.
Another brand-new entry, magical animated adventure film Abominable, debuts at Number 5.

This week’s Official Film Chart features a thrilling preview of Terminator: Dark Fate, available to Download & Keep from February 16.

See the full Official Film Chart Top 40