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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of Dec. 22, 2013 --Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting--

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Dec. 22, 2013 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, "Warner Bros.' 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,' again took the top spot internationally with $96.0m in 56 international markets & $127.5 million for the global weekend including North America.  With a global tally now at $403.8m, the film continues to resonate strongly with Hobbit fans around the globe."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 are below.

1. Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The - Warner Bros. - $31.5M
2. Anchorman 2 - Paramount - $26.8M
3. Frozen - Disney - $19.2M
4. American Hustle - Sony - $19.1M
5. Saving Mr. Banks - Disney - $9.3M
6. Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The - Lionsgate - $8.8M
7. Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas - Lionsgate - $8.5M
8. Walking With Dinosaurs - 20th Century Fox - $7.3M
9. Dhoom 3 - Yash Raj Films - $3.3M
10. Thor: The Dark World - Disney - $1.3M
11. Philomena - The Weinstein Company - $1.2M
12. Inside Llewyn Davis - CBS Films - $1.1M

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

Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The

127,455,000

96,000,000

31,455,000

403,800,417

276,300,000

127,500,417

 WB

57

 WB

Frozen

54,263,000

35,100,000

19,163,000

344,155,000

152,600,000

191,555,000

 DIS

34

 DIS

Anchorman 2

40,176,000

13,400,000

26,776,000

53,400,000

13,400,000

40,000,000

 PAR

7

 PAR

Personal Tailor

24,104,000

24,000,000

104,000

35,104,000

35,000,000

104,000

 MUL

4

 CHALION

Walking With Dinosaurs

21,100,000

13,800,000

7,300,000

21,100,000

13,800,000

7,300,000

 FOX

41

 FOX

American Hustle

20,500,000

1,400,000

19,100,000

24,513,368

4,300,000

20,213,368

 MUL

3

 SNY

Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The

19,750,000

11,000,000

8,750,000

765,303,796

393,600,000

371,703,796

 MUL

84

 LGF

Saving Mr. Banks

14,821,000

5,500,000

9,321,000

15,447,000

5,500,000

9,947,000

 DIS

3

 DIS

Attorney, The

11,000,000

11,000,000

-

11,122,000

11,122,000

-

 NEX

1

-

Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas

8,510,000

-

8,510,000

28,280,277

-

28,280,277

 MUL

1

 LGF

Firestorm

6,700,000

6,700,000

-

38,000,000

38,000,000

-

 MUL

7

-

Dhoom 3

5,405,000

2,100,000

3,305,000

5,405,000

2,100,000

3,305,000

 MUL

7

 YASHRAJ

Gravity

4,330,000

3,900,000

430,000

652,265,785

398,700,000

253,565,785

 WB

38

 WB

Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2

3,810,000

3,500,000

310,000

229,753,777

114,000,000

115,753,777

 SNY

40

 SNY

About Time

3,338,000

3,300,000

38,000

74,991,328

59,700,000

15,291,328

 UNI

16

 UNI

Belle et Sebastien

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

 MUL

2

 E1INC

47 Ronin

2,800,000

2,800,000

-

6,200,000

6,200,000

-

 UNI

4

 UNI

Fack Ju Göhte

2,750,000

2,750,000

-

53,500,000

53,500,000

-

 CON

2

-

Colpi Di Fortuna

2,600,000

2,600,000

-

2,600,000

2,600,000

-

 UNI

1

-

Eien no Zero

2,000,000

2,000,000

-

2,000,000

2,000,000

-

 TOH

1

-

© Rentrak

*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 www.rentrak.com

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Paul Dergarabedian
Senior Media Analyst
(818) 917-9697
pauld@rentrak.com

Antoine Ibrahim
PR Specialist
646-722-1561
aibrahim@rentrak.com

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