Ready Player One blasting to Number 1 on the Official Video Chart

Isle of Dogs and Love, Simon are also new Top 10 entries.

With nearly 70,000 sales after just three days on the market, Ready Player One is charging towards the top spot on this week’s Official Video Chart.

The Steven Spielberg direction is leading today’s Official Video Chart Update, the midweek rundown of DVD and Blu-ray sales in the UK. With 69,000 units sold so far, Ready Player One has shifted three times the amount of its nearest competitor, last week’s Number 1 and a chart-topper for two consecutive weeks, Peter Rabbit (2).

New entries and high climbers

Another new entry, stop-motion animation Isle of Dogs barks its way to Number 4, plus vigilante thriller Death Wish starring Bruce Willis, the remake of the 1974 film of the same name, has exploded into the Top 10 at Number 6.

Love, Simon, the critically-acclaimed romance begins at Number 7, plus a fourth new entry is eyeing a Top 10 placing – animated DC Comics adventure The Death of Superman is currently at Number 8.

John Cena and Leslie Mann comedy Blockers (12) and Terminal starring Margot Robbie (23) are also brand new within the Top 40, and finally, following its 4K Ultra HD release, Terminator starring Arnold Schwarzenegger re-enters the chart at Number 25, and Terminator Trilogy is back in at Number 30.

The Official Video Chart is revealed here on every Sunday at 7pm. Click here to see the latest Top 100.