Slumdog Millionaire still top of UK box office
Directed by Danny Boyle, the Mumbai-set drama pulled in some £2.8 million in its third week of release, an increase of £0.2 million on second week earnings.
The movie, which is being heavily-tipped for Oscar glory, stars Skins actor Dev Patel as an orphan appearing on the Hindi version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
Valkyrie, in which Cruise plays a German officer who plotted to assassinate Adolf Hitler, opened in second place with earnings of £1.8 million.
Horror remake My Bloody Valentine climbed one place to number three, while Will Smith's new drama Seven Pounds slipped back two places to fourth position.
The top five was completed by another new entry, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, which is the third movie in the franchise and stars Michael Sheen and Bill Nighy.