UK box office preview: ‘The Kid Who Would Be King’ faces battle to conquer ‘The Lego Movie 2’

Joe Cornish returns with his second feature.Joe Cornish’s sophomore feature The Kid Who Would Be King opens in UK cinemas this weekend, with Warner Bros’ sequel The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part currently holding the number one spot.Cornish previously directed 2011 inner city sci-fi Attack The Block starring Screen Star of Tomorrow 2011 John Boyega.

The film opened to £1.1m in May 2011 with a £3,221 screen average, going on to hit £2.5m in the UK.Fantasy adventure The Kid Who Would Be King stars Louis Ashbourne Serkis (son of actor Andy Serkis) as a young boy who discovers he

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