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Rentrak Announces Official Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of August 24, 2014

-Only Rentrak Provides the Official Global Movie Results-

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Aug. 24, 2014, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services.

As the trusted official standard for real-time worldwide box office reporting, Rentrak provides the only theater-level reporting in the world. Customers are able to analyze admissions and gross results around the world using Rentrak's suite of products.

Rentrak's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "Disney/Marvel's "Guardians of The Galaxy" topped the global box office this weekend with $38.3 million as it reclaims the number one spot in North America and brings its total worldwide tally to a number approaching half a billion dollars. Universal's action film "Lucy" had a tremendous weekend in 42 international territories as it topped the international chart with $34 million."

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, are below.

  1. Guardians Of The Galaxy - Disney - $38.3M
  2. Lucy - Multiple - $37.5M
  3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Paramount - $32.3M
  4. Expendables 3, The - Multiple - $23.1M
  5. How To Train Your Dragon 2 - 20th Century Fox - $18.7M
  6. If I Stay - Warner Bros. - $16.4M
  7. Four 3, The – Multiple - $15.1M
  8. Into The Storm – Warner Brothers - $12.6M
  9. Let's Be Cops - 20th Century Fox - $12.3M
  10. Frank Miller's Sin City Dame To Kill For - Multiple - $11.4M
  11. Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes - 20th Century Fox - $9.6M
  12. When The Game Stands Tall – Sony - $9.1M

The top 12 domestic weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, are below.

  1. Guardians Of The Galaxy - Disney - $17.6M
  2. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Paramount - $16.8M
  3. If I Stay - Warner Bros. - $16.4M
  4. Let's Be Cops - 20th Century Fox - $11.0M
  5. When The Game Stands Tall - Sony - $9.1M
  6. Giver, The - The Weinstein Company - $6.7M
  7. Expendables 3, The - Lionsgate - $6.6M
  8. Frank Miller's Sin City Dame To Kill For - The Weinstein Company - $6.5M
  9. Hundred-Foot Journey, The - Disney - $5.6M
  10. Into The Storm - Warner Bros. - $3.8M
  11. Lucy - Universal - $3.5M
  12. Boyhood - IFC Films - $1.9M

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

Guardians Of The Galaxy

38,331,000

20,700,000

17,631,000

489,484,857

237,600,000

251,884,857

 DIS

67

 DIS

Lucy

37,536,000

34,000,000

3,536,000

216,771,270

103,000,000

113,771,270

 MUL

43

 UNI

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

32,300,000

15,500,000

16,800,000

238,809,806

93,200,000

145,609,806

 PAR

36

 PAR

Expendables 3, The

23,100,000

16,500,000

6,600,000

65,218,177

37,700,000

27,518,177

 MUL

31

 LGF

How To Train Your Dragon 2

18,710,000

18,200,000

510,000

574,516,962

402,400,000

172,116,962

 FOX

28

 FOX

If I Stay

16,355,000

-

16,355,000

16,355,000

-

16,355,000

 WB

1

 WB

Four 3, The

15,100,000

15,100,000

-

15,100,000

15,100,000

-

 MUL

2

-

Into The Storm

12,600,000

8,800,000

3,800,000

68,601,384

30,300,000

38,301,384

 WB

44

 WB

Let's Be Cops

12,300,000

1,300,000

11,000,000

47,646,168

2,400,000

45,246,168

 FOX

13

 FOX

Frank Miller's Sin City Dame To Kill For

11,377,000

4,900,000

6,477,000

11,377,000

4,900,000

6,477,000

 MUL

4

 TWC

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

9,600,000

8,500,000

1,100,000

556,960,970

353,000,000

203,960,970

 FOX

42

 FOX

When The Game Stands Tall

9,100,000

-

9,100,000

9,100,000

-

9,100,000

 SNY

1

 SNY

Hercules

9,030,000

8,200,000

830,000

160,616,296

90,700,000

69,916,296

 PAR

30

 PAR

Hundred-Foot Journey, The

8,562,000

3,000,000

5,562,000

40,350,000

7,600,000

32,750,000

 MUL

6

 DIS

Pirates, The

8,300,000

8,300,000

-

40,200,000

40,200,000

-

 LOT

1

 WGUI

Giver, The

8,130,000

1,400,000

6,730,000

25,500,538

1,400,000

24,100,538

 MUL

4

 TWC

Temporary Family

6,800,000

6,800,000

-

6,800,000

6,800,000

-

 MUL

4

 ASIA

Inbetweeners Movie 2, The

6,700,000

6,700,000

-

49,200,000

49,200,000

-

 MUL

2

-

Step Up All In

6,060,000

5,300,000

760,000

67,224,048

53,500,000

13,724,048

 MUL

45

 LGF

Transformers: Age Of Extinction

5,785,000

5,400,000

385,000

1,065,124,603

821,300,000

243,824,603

 PAR

45

 PAR

Fault In Our Stars, The

5,443,000

5,300,000

143,000

281,038,189

156,600,000

124,438,189

 FOX

20

 FOX

Sex Tape

3,700,000

3,700,000

-

76,841,894

38,900,000

37,941,894

 SNY

46

 SNY

*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 Rentrak.com.

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