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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of April 20, 2014

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LOS ANGELES, April 20, 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 April 20, 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, "The international box office goes to the birds as Fox's animated sequel 'Rio 2' leads the international box office adding $48 million to its nest this weekend as it nears $300 million worldwide. Disney/Marvel's 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' passed the $500 million mark globally heading into the weekend and is now at an impressive $586.6 million.  Sony kicks off its international run of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' in 14 territories and captures an amazing $47 million ahead of its North American debut set for the first weekend in May."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, April 20, 2014, are below.

1. Captain America: The Winter Soldier - Disney - $26.6M
2. Rio 2 - 20th Century Fox - $22.5M
3. Heaven Is For Real - Sony - $21.5M
4. Transcendence - Warner Bros. - $11.2M
5. Haunted House 2, A - Open Road - $9.1M
6. Draft Day - Lionsgate - $5.9M
7. Divergent - Lionsgate - $5.8M
8. Oculus - Relativity Media - $5.2M
9. Noah - Paramount - $5.0M
10. God's Not Dead - Freestyle Releasing - $4.8M
11. Bears - Disney - $4.8M
12. Grand Budapest Hotel, The - Fox Searchlight - $3.4M

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

Rio 2

70,500,000

48,000,000

22,500,000

276,863,098

201,500,000

75,363,098

 FOX

66

 FOX

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

61,912,000

35,300,000

26,612,000

586,626,000

385,100,000

201,526,000

 DIS

56

 DIS

Amazing Spider-Man 2, The

47,000,000

47,000,000

-

47,000,000

47,000,000

-

 SNY

14

 SNY

Transcendence

28,550,000

17,400,000

11,150,000

28,550,000

17,400,000

11,150,000

 MUL

28

 WB

Noah

26,600,000

21,600,000

5,000,000

290,673,826

197,400,000

93,273,826

 PAR

57

 PAR

Divergent

23,850,000

18,100,000

5,750,000

209,214,867

75,300,000

133,914,867

 MUL

68

 LGF

Heaven Is For Real

21,500,000

-

21,500,000

28,528,000

-

28,528,000

 SNY

1

 SNY

Grand Budapest Hotel, The

9,425,000

6,000,000

3,425,000

118,967,492

74,000,000

44,967,492

 FOX

38

 FSL

Haunted House 2, A

9,100,000

-

9,100,000

9,100,000

-

9,100,000

 MUL

1

 OPRD

Frozen

7,854,000

7,600,000

254,000

1,129,173,000

729,300,000

399,873,000

 DIS

5

 DIS

Lego Movie, The

7,600,000

7,600,000

-

441,259,672

189,400,000

251,859,672

 WB

28

 WB

That Demon Within

7,565,000

7,500,000

65,000

7,565,000

7,500,000

65,000

 MUL

7

 CHLION

Qu'est ce qu'on a fait au Bon Dieu?!

7,000,000

7,000,000

-

7,000,000

7,000,000

-

 UGC

1

-

Oculus

6,502,000

1,300,000

5,202,000

24,491,391

3,300,000

21,191,391

 MUL

7

 REL

Draft Day

5,900,000

-

5,900,000

19,547,787

-

19,547,787

 MUL

1

 LGF

Ocho apellidos vascos

5,800,000

5,800,000

-

52,800,000

52,800,000

-

 UNI

1

-

Other Woman, The

5,300,000

5,300,000

-

5,300,000

5,300,000

-

 FOX

4

 FOX

Bears

4,877,000

103,000

4,774,000

4,877,000

103,000

4,774,000

 DIS

5

 DIS

God's Not Dead

4,801,218

-

4,801,218

48,826,531

500,000

48,326,531

 MUL

1

 FREE

Mr. Peabody And Sherman

3,000,000

2,200,000

800,000

258,682,777

151,500,000

107,182,777

 FOX

20

 FOX

Babysitting

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

 UNI

1

-

Detective Conan: Another Dimension

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

 TOHO

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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(818) 917-9697
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