Rentrak Announces Official Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of December 14, 2014

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Dec 14, 2014, 17:05 ET from Rentrak

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 14, 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 Dec. 14, 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, "Warner Bros. "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" is off to a phenomenal start internationally in advance of its North American debut later this week, taking in an impressive $117.6 million with 14.57 million admissions from over 15,000 screens in 37 markets.  Notably, Fox's "Exodus: Gods and Kings" had a biblical second week, earning $43.3 million from 6,096 screens in 28 markets around the world."

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, are below.

1. Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies - Warner Bros. - $117.6M
2. Exodus: Gods And Kings - 20th Century Fox - $43.3M
3. Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, The - Multiple - $29.2M
4. Penguins Of Madagascar - 20th Century Fox - $22.0M
5. Interstellar - Warner Bros./Paramount - $16.9M
6. Paddington - Multiple - $11.0M
7. Horrible Bosses 2 - Warner Bros. - $10.5M
8. Big Hero 6 - Disney - $10.0M
9. Top Five - Paramount Pictures - $7.2M
10. Dumb And Dumber To - Multiple - $5.0M
11. My Love, Don't Cross That River - CJ Entertainment - $4.7M
12. Theory Of Everything, The - Universal - $4.3M

The top 12 domestic weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, are below.

1. Exodus: Gods And Kings - 20th Century Fox - $24.5M
2. Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, The - Lionsgate - $13.2M
3. Penguins Of Madagascar - 20th Century Fox - $7.3M
4. Top Five - Paramount - $7.2M
5. Big Hero 6 - Disney - $6.1M
6. Interstellar - Paramount - $5.5M
7. Horrible Bosses 2 - Warner Bros. - $4.6M
8. Dumb And Dumber To - Universal - $2.8M
9. Theory Of Everything, The - Focus Features - $2.5M
10. Wild - Fox Searchlight - $1.6M
11. Lingaa - Independent - $1.4M
12. Birdman - Fox Searchlight - $1.3M

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 Markets

Domestic

Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

117,600,000

117,600,000

-

117,600,000

117,600,000

-

 WB

38

 WB

Exodus: Gods And Kings

43,300,000

18,800,000

24,500,000

74,700,000

50,200,000

24,500,000

 FOX

28

 FOX

Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

29,200,000

16,000,000

13,200,000

611,398,249

334,000,000

277,398,249

 MUL

87

 LGF

Penguins Of Madagascar

22,000,000

14,700,000

7,300,000

175,538,709

116,700,000

58,838,709

 FOX

52

 FOX

Interstellar

16,900,000

11,400,000

5,500,000

621,799,576

455,000,000

166,799,576

 WB

63

 PAR

Paddington

11,000,000

11,000,000

-

45,000,000

45,000,000

-

 MUL

23

 TWC

Horrible Bosses 2

10,530,000

5,900,000

4,630,000

75,900,934

32,300,000

43,600,934

 WB

51

 WB

Big Hero 6

10,045,000

3,900,000

6,145,000

253,525,009

68,200,000

185,325,009

 DIS

33

 DIS

Top Five

7,210,000

-

7,210,000

7,210,000

-

7,210,000

 PAR

1

 PAR

Dumb And Dumber To

4,956,740

2,200,000

2,756,740

131,117,350

49,000,000

82,117,350

 MUL

23

 UNI

My Love, Don't Cross That River

4,700,000

4,700,000

-

6,500,000

6,500,000

-

 CJ

1

-

Theory Of Everything, The

4,325,000

1,800,000

2,525,000

19,448,183

2,300,000

17,148,183

 UNI

4

 FOC

Gone Girl

3,750,000

2,700,000

1,050,000

344,926,570

180,500,000

164,426,570

 FOX

15

 FOX

Pyramid, The

2,600,000

2,000,000

600,000

10,398,036

8,000,000

2,398,036

 FOX

21

 FOX

Ricco, Il Povero E Il Maggiordomo, Il

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

 MED

1

-

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

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