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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of Jan. 12, 2014

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

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Jan. 12, 2014 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, "Another hot worldwide box office weekend with both Disney's animated "Frozen" and Warner Bros.' epic sequel "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" continuing their incredible successes.  To date, "Frozen" has crossed the $700 million mark globally with $394.6 million generated in the international arena and is now the 4th highest grossing non-sequel animated film of all time.  "The Hobbit" has surpassed $800 million in worldwide ticket sales and grossed an estimated $22.2 million this weekend for an impressive international cume of $566 million."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, are below.

1. Lone Survivor - Universal - $38.5M
2. Frozen - Disney - $15.1M
3. Wolf Of Wall Street, The - Paramount - $9.0M
4. American Hustle - Sony - $8.6M
4. Legend Of Hercules, The - Lionsgate - $8.6M
6. Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The - Warner Bros. - $8.0M
7. August: Osage County - The Weinstein Company - $7.3M
8. Saving Mr. Banks - Disney - $6.6M
9. Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones - Paramount - $6.3M
10. Anchorman 2 - Paramount - $6.1M
11. Her - Warner Bros. - $5.4M
12. Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The - Lionsgate - $4.6M

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

Frozen

42,870,000

27,800,000

15,070,000

712,261,000

394,600,000

317,661,000

 DIS

51

 DIS

Lone Survivor

39,260,625

750,000

38,510,625

39,642,186

750,000

38,892,186

 MUL

3

 UNI

Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The

30,215,000

22,200,000

8,015,000

808,219,435

566,000,000

242,219,435

 WB

63

 WB

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

21,800,000

15,500,000

6,300,000

63,071,389

34,600,000

28,471,389

 PAR

41

 PAR

Wolf Of Wall Street, The

19,000,000

10,000,000

9,000,000

106,586,551

28,000,000

78,586,551

 MUL

18

 PAR

Secret Life Of Walter Mitty, The

18,800,000

14,400,000

4,400,000

145,990,762

93,300,000

52,690,762

 FOX

62

 FOX

Despicable Me 2

13,860,965

13,800,000

60,965

935,144,155

567,100,000

368,044,155

 UNI

2

 UNI

American Hustle

13,850,000

5,250,000

8,600,000

127,562,928

26,000,000

101,562,928

 MUL

5

 SNY

47 Ronin

11,222,080

9,700,000

1,522,080

106,121,965

69,800,000

36,321,965

 UNI

40

 UNI

Legend Of Hercules, The

9,250,000

650,000

8,600,000

9,250,000

650,000

8,600,000

 MUL

6

 LGF

Anchorman 2

9,100,000

3,000,000

6,100,000

158,517,944

40,000,000

118,517,944

 PAR

8

 PAR

August: Osage County

9,065,000

1,750,000

7,315,000

13,360,385

5,500,000

7,860,385

 MUL

5

 TWC

Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The

8,800,000

4,200,000

4,600,000

846,992,651

433,000,000

413,992,651

 MUL

59

 LGF

Walking With Dinosaurs

7,600,000

6,300,000

1,300,000

98,209,027

64,600,000

33,609,027

 FOX

58

 FOX

Attorney, The

6,750,000

6,750,000

-

63,000,000

63,000,000

-

 NEX

1

-

Physician, The

6,750,000

6,750,000

-

38,000,000

38,000,000

-

 MUL

5

-

Saving Mr. Banks

6,578,000

-

6,578,000

78,049,000

9,100,000

68,949,000

 DIS

1

 DIS

Ender's Game

6,000,000

6,000,000

-

89,737,191

28,000,000

61,737,191

 MUL

11

 LGF

Her

5,410,000

-

5,410,000

8,809,036

-

8,809,036

 MUL

1

 WB

12 Years A Slave

5,267,000

5,000,000

267,000

51,600,775

12,700,000

38,900,775

 MUL

17

 FSL

Last Vegas

5,177,000

5,000,000

177,000

112,391,909

49,000,000

63,391,909

 MUL

21

 CBS

Book Thief, The

4,200,000

3,800,000

400,000

23,549,734

3,800,000

19,749,734

 FOX

6

 FOX

Tarzan 3D

4,100,000

4,100,000

-

9,600,000

9,600,000

-

 MUL

19

-

Philomena

3,860,000

2,500,000

1,360,000

54,916,028

33,000,000

21,916,028

 MUL

7

 TWC

Yves Saint Laurent

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

 SNDB

1

-

© Rentrak
*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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