Rentrak Announces Official Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of December 20, 2015

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20 Dec, 2015, 16:42 ET from Rentrak

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 20, 2015 /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. 20, 2015, 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, "A box office force has awakened the global movie marketplace as Disney's 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is thrilling fans around the world this weekend with a combined $517 million debut (the second biggest global opening ever) and in the process posts the biggest North American opening weekend ever and the third biggest international debut of all-time."

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, are below.

  1. Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Disney - $517.0M
  2. Mojin: The Lost Legend - Multiple - $85.0M
  3. Surprise - Journey To The West - Multiple - $24.0M
  4. Sisters - Universal - $15.2M
  5. Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Road Chip - 20th Century Fox - $14.4M
  6. Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2, The - Multiple - $13.4M
  7. Good Dinosaur, The - Disney - $13.4M
  8. Himalayas, The - CJ Entertainment - $8.5M
  9. Spectre - Sony - $7.8M
  10. In The Heart Of The Sea - Warner Bros. - $7.4M
  11. Krampus - Universal - $5.6M
  12. Creed - Warner Bros. - $5.1M

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

  1. Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Disney - $238.0M
  2. Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Road Chip - 20th Century Fox - $14.4M
  3. Sisters - Universal - $13.4M
  4. Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2, The - Lionsgate - $5.7M
  5. Creed - Warner Bros. - $5.1M
  6. Good Dinosaur, The - Disney - $4.2M
  7. Krampus - Universal - $3.8M
  8. In The Heart Of The Sea - Warner Bros. - $3.5M
  9. Dilwale - UTV Communications - $1.9M
  10. Bajirao Mastani - Eros Entertainment - $1.7M
  11. Spotlight - Open Road - $1.5M
  12. Spectre - Sony - $1.4M

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

Terr

Dom

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

517,000,000

279,000,000

238,000,000

517,000,000

279,000,000

238,000,000

 DIS

N/A*

 DIS

Mojin: The Lost Legend

85,000,000

85,000,000

-

85,000,000

85,000,000

-

 MUL

4

 WGU

Surprise - Journey To The West

24,000,000

24,000,000

-

34,000,000

34,000,000

-

 MUL

4

 ASA

Sisters

15,217,860

1,800,000

13,417,860

15,217,860

1,800,000

13,417,860

 UNI

3

 UNI

Alvin And The Chipmunks: Road Chip

14,400,000

-

14,400,000

14,400,000

-

14,400,000

 FOX

1

 FOX

Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

13,450,000

7,800,000

5,650,000

595,538,774

341,100,000

254,438,774

 MUL

92

 LGF

Good Dinosaur, The

13,432,000

9,200,000

4,232,000

189,646,068

93,100,000

96,546,068

 DIS

49

 DIS

Himalayas, The

8,500,000

8,500,000

-

8,635,000

8,635,000

-

 CJE

1

 IND

Spectre

7,845,000

6,400,000

1,445,000

836,121,132

642,200,000

193,921,132

 SNY

93

 SNY

In The Heart Of The Sea

7,365,000

3,900,000

3,465,000

68,200,095

49,600,000

18,600,095

 WB

53

 WB

Krampus

5,581,745

1,800,000

3,781,745

47,612,400

12,800,000

34,812,400

 UNI

43

 UNI

Creed

5,085,000

-

5,085,000

94,900,073

7,000,000

87,900,073

 WB

1

 WB

Bridge Of Spies

4,726,000

4,500,000

226,000

130,345,654

60,400,000

69,945,654

 FOX

31

 DIS

Tiger: An Old Hunter's Tale

3,900,000

3,900,000

-

4,000,000

4,000,000

-

 NEX

1

-

*Star Wars: The Force Awakens opened everywhere throughout the world except China, India and Greece.

 

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