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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of Dec. 8, 2013

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting--

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Dec. 8, 2013 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials™ and International Box Office Essentials™ theatrical measurement services.

As the trusted standard for all studio box office reporting, Rentrak provides intelligence into overnight theatre-level reporting across the global theatrical market. Coupled with the official reported data, studios are able to analyze admissions and gross results in over 50 territories using Rentrak's suite of products.

Rentrak's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' from Lionsgate continues its ascent in the international arena adding another $44.3 million from a whopping 83 markets plus $27 million in North America.  This brings its global total to $673.4 million as it sets its sights on the first installment's $686.5 million worldwide revenue figure.  Notably, Disney/Marvel's 'Thor: The Dark World' crossed the $600 million mark this past week at the worldwide box office."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 are below.

1. Frozen - Disney - $31.6M
2. Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The - Lionsgate - $27.0M
3. Out Of The Furnace - Relativity Media - $5.3M
4. Thor: The Dark World - Disney - $4.7M
5. Delivery Man - Disney - $3.8M
6. Homefront - Open Road - $3.4M
7. Book Thief, The - 20th Century Fox - $2.7M
8. Best Man Holiday, The - Universal - $2.7M
9. Philomena - The Weinstein Company - $2.3M
10. Dallas Buyers Club - Focus Features - $1.5M
11. Last Vegas - CBS Films - $1.3M
12. Gravity - Warner Bros. - $1.2M

Full details regarding the global domestic and international box office results are listed in the table below.


Weekend BO Estimate  (USD)

Weekend Release Cume  (USD)

Distributor

Title

Worldwide

Int'l

Domestic

Worldwide

Int'l

Domestic

Int'l

No. of Territories

Domestic

Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The

71,300,000

44,300,000

27,000,000

673,364,956

336,700,000

336,664,956

 MUL

84

 LGF

Frozen

62,241,000

30,600,000

31,641,000

190,178,000

55,900,000

134,278,000

 DIS

24

 DIS

Four 2, The

13,000,000

13,000,000

-

13,000,000

13,000,000

-

 MUL

3

-

Gravity

11,940,000

10,700,000

1,240,000

631,515,254

380,000,000

251,515,254

 WB

48

 WB

No Man's Land

11,000,000

11,000,000

-

11,000,000

11,000,000

-

 MUL

1

-

Thor: The Dark World

10,140,000

5,400,000

4,740,000

610,340,000

416,700,000

193,640,000

 DIS

72

 DIS

White Storm, The

8,000,000

8,000,000

-

21,000,000

21,000,000

-

 MUL

5

-

Captain Phillips

6,725,000

6,200,000

525,000

199,315,377

95,800,000

103,515,377

 SNY

71

 SNY

Carrie

6,000,000

6,000,000

-

73,266,619

38,000,000

35,266,619

 SNY

35

 SNY

Out Of The Furnace

5,300,000

-

5,300,000

5,327,076

-

5,327,076

 MUL

1

 REL

Homefront

4,884,000

1,500,000

3,384,000

18,684,000

3,400,000

15,284,000

 MUL

10

 OPRD

About Time

4,810,140

4,600,000

210,140

63,290,738

48,300,000

14,990,738

 UNI

27

 UNI

Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2

4,275,000

4,100,000

175,000

217,981,165

102,700,000

115,281,165

 SNY

41

 SNY

Fack Ju Gohte

3,800,000

3,800,000

-

47,000,000

47,000,000

-

 CON

2

-

Delivery Man

3,775,000

-

3,775,000

24,799,000

-

24,799,000

 DIS

1

 DIS

Counselor, The

3,600,000

3,600,000

-

60,770,876

43,900,000

16,870,876

 FOX

49

 FOX

Last Vegas

3,255,000

2,000,000

1,255,000

68,776,608

8,200,000

60,576,608

 MUL

12

 CBS

Casse-tete Chinois

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

 STC

1

-

Book Thief, The

2,700,000

-

2,700,000

12,075,055

-

12,075,055

 MUL

1

 FOX

Best Man Holiday, The

2,673,015

-

2,673,015

67,238,630

-

67,238,630

 UNI

1

 UNI

Escape Plan

2,639,000

2,600,000

39,000

122,011,975

97,400,000

24,611,975

 MUL

55

 LGF

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*Territory is a movie studio term for regions of the world consisting of various countries.

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About Rentrak Corporation
Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) is the entertainment and marketing industries' premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, precisely measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and TV everywhere. Using our proprietary intelligence and technology, combined with advanced demographics, only Rentrak is the census currency for VOD and Movies.  Rentrak provides the stable and robust audience measurement services that movie, television and advertising professionals across the globe have come to rely on to better deliver their business goals and more precisely target advertising across numerous platforms including box office, multiscreen television and home video. For more information on Rentrak, please visit www.rentrak.com

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