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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of March 16, 2014

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

LOS ANGELES, March 16, 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 March 16, 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, "Disney's "Need For Speed" revs up a first place finish at the global box office with an impressive $45.6 million in 40 international territories plus $17.8 million in North America for a combined worldwide total of $63.4 million, while Warner Bros.' & Legendary Pictures' "300: Rise of An Empire" continues to conquer the world with a massive global tally approaching $240 million."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, March 16, 2014, are below.

1. Mr. Peabody And Sherman - 20th Century Fox - $21.2M
2. 300: Rise Of An Empire - Warner Bros. - $19.1M
3. Need For Speed - Disney - $17.8M
4. Non-Stop - Universal - $10.6M
5. Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club - Lionsgate - $8.3M
6. Lego Movie, The - Warner Bros. - $7.7M
7. Son Of God - 20th Century Fox - $5.4M
8. Grand Budapest Hotel, The - Fox Searchlight - $3.6M
9. Frozen - Disney - $2.1M
10. Veronica Mars - Warner Bros. - $2.0M
11. Monuments Men - Sony - $2.0M
12. 3 Days To Kill - Relativity Media - $1.7M

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

Need For Speed

63,408,000

45,600,000

17,808,000

63,408,000

45,600,000

17,808,000

 DIS

41

 DIS

300: Rise Of An Empire

60,405,000

41,300,000

19,105,000

236,310,553

158,000,000

78,310,553

 WB

63

 WB

Mr. Peabody And Sherman

36,500,000

15,300,000

21,200,000

148,779,916

85,600,000

63,179,916

 FOX

62

 FOX

Non-Stop

23,115,305

12,500,000

10,615,305

127,805,115

59,000,000

68,805,115

 MUL

28

 UNI

Frozen

12,517,000

10,400,000

2,117,000

1,026,556,000

630,200,000

396,356,000

 DIS

27

 DIS

Lego Movie, The

12,405,000

4,700,000

7,705,000

378,431,928

141,500,000

236,931,928

 WB

53

 WB

Grand Budapest Hotel, The

10,340,000

6,700,000

3,640,000

24,878,940

20,100,000

4,778,940

 FOX

14

 FSL

Monuments Men

10,200,000

8,200,000

2,000,000

128,018,692

54,200,000

73,818,692

 FOX

50

 SNY

Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club

8,300,000

-

8,300,000

8,300,000

-

8,300,000

 MUL

1

 LGF

12 Years A Slave

7,080,000

5,900,000

1,180,000

171,047,992

116,000,000

55,047,992

 MUL

62

 FSL

RoboCop

6,350,000

5,500,000

850,000

233,720,531

177,200,000

56,520,531

 SNY

63

 SNY

Son Of God

5,400,000

-

5,400,000

50,874,708

-

50,874,708

 FOX

1

 FOX

Super condriaque

4,500,000

4,500,000

-

35,000,000

35,000,000

-

 MUL

2

-

Fiston

4,250,000

4,250,000

-

4,250,000

4,250,000

-

 SND

1

-

Ocho apellidos vascos

3,800,000

3,800,000

-

3,800,000

3,800,000

-

 UNI

1

-

Elegant Lies

3,500,000

3,500,000

-

3,575,000

3,575,000

-

 CJ

1

-

Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The

2,300,000

2,300,000

-

943,957,425

686,400,000

257,557,425

 WB

2

 WB

Crimen del Cacaro Gumaro, El

2,200,000

2,200,000

-

2,200,000

2,200,000

-

 FOX

1

-

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


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About Box Office Essentials®
Rentrak's Box Office Essentials is the movie industry's census-based currency, collecting, processing and reporting on how many people go to the movies and how much they spend in virtually every theater in North America. Every major studio, mini-major and prominent independent film distributor in the industry uses Rentrak's real-time and geographic-specific box office information that provides users with instant analysis of nearly the entire domestic box office landscape. Learn more.

About International Box Office Essentials®
Rentrak's International Box Office Essentials collects and delivers box office results and attendance information from virtually every theater in developed and emerging markets around the world, reporting crucial box office grosses—including weekend results and estimates—in near real-time. As the industry's census-based standard in worldwide box office reporting, only Rentrak shows studios the precise performance of their movie in the U.S. and worldwide with an all-inclusive view of the global theatrical market. Learn more.

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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Rentrak is the entertainment industry's premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, measuring movie and television content everywhere the consumer is watching including box office, multiscreen television and home video.

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