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Warner Bros' latest DC movie enjoyed the fourth biggest opening of the year.

Suicide Squad tops UK box office

Warner Bros’ Suicide Squad, featuring a team of DC anti-heroes including Harley Quinn, Deadshot and Killer Croc, has topped the UK box office.

In its first weeked on release, Suicide Squad debuted with £11.2m, the biggest August debut of all time in the UK.

Screen reports that it also marks the fourth-biggest overall opening of the year and sees Suicide Squad register the ninth-biggest superhero opening of all time.

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