Star Trek Beyond has topped the US box office chart after taking $59.9 million on its opening weekend.

Last week’s number one – The Secret Life of Pets – dropped to number two with takings of $29.3 million.

Ghostbusters and Lights Out both took $21.6 million – making the two films tied in third place.

Ice Age: Collision Course debuted at number five with $21 million, considerably lower than the previous films in the children’s series. All four of the animated movie’s predecessors debuted with at least $40 million on their opening weekends.