LIAM Neeson and Rihanna’s new epic Battleship has sailed to the top spot of the box office, sinking Titanic 3D into second place. Battleship made waves during its debut weekend, hauling in takings of £3.7million and leaving James Cameron’s drama trailing in its wake with £1.8million. Horror The Cabin in the Woods was close behind with £1.6m, while The Hunger Games dropped two places to fourth £1.5million. Rounding out the top five is animated children’s movie The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists, this sailed away with takings of £1.4m. –WO