Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of March 9, 2014 --Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting--

LOS ANGELES, March 9, 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 March 9, 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, "Warner Bros. & Legendary Pictures '300: Rise of an Empire' charged into the top spot at the global box office this weekend ranking #1 across all continents with an incredible $87.8m from 58 markets, an impressive $132.85 million worldwide and $177.85 million to date.  Fox's 'Mr. Peabody and Sherman' showed that time-travel is the international language earning $21.0m in 52 international markets, $53.5 million worldwide this weekend and nearly $100 million to date globally.  Notably, Best Picture winner '12 Years a Slave' crossed the $100 million mark in the international marketplace and nears $160 million around the world."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, March 9, 2014, are below.

Estimated Box Office Numbers for Weekend of Mar. 07:

1. 300: Rise Of An Empire - Warner Bros. - $45.0M
2. Mr. Peabody And Sherman - 20th Century Fox - $32.5M
3. Non-Stop - Universal - $15.4M
4. Lego Movie, The - Warner Bros. - $11.0M
5. Son Of God - 20th Century Fox - $10.0M
6. Monuments Men - Sony - $3.1M
7. 3 Days To Kill - Relativity Media - $3.1M
8. Frozen - Disney - $3.0M
9. 12 Years A Slave - Fox Searchlight - $2.2M
10. Ride Along - Universal - $2.0M
11. RoboCop - Sony - $2.0M
12. About Last Night - Sony - $1.6M

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

300: Rise Of An Empire

132,850,000

87,800,000

45,050,000

177,850,000

132,800,000

45,050,000

 WB

59

 WB

Mr. Peabody And Sherman

53,500,000

21,000,000

32,500,000

98,600,000

66,100,000

32,500,000

 FOX

53

 FOX

Non-Stop

27,378,220

12,000,000

15,378,220

92,117,145

40,000,000

52,117,145

 MUL

22

 UNI

Lego Movie, The

20,905,000

9,900,000

11,005,000

360,571,612

135,600,000

224,971,612

 WB

54

 WB

RoboCop

16,800,000

14,800,000

2,000,000

220,046,108

165,300,000

54,746,108

 MUL

71

 SNY

12 Years A Slave

11,275,000

9,100,000

2,175,000

158,607,035

105,500,000

53,107,035

 MUL

56

 FSL

Son Of God

10,000,000

-

10,000,000

41,494,895

-

41,494,895

 FOX

1

 FOX

Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug, The

8,338,000

8,000,000

338,000

937,391,307

680,000,000

257,391,307

 WB

3

 WB

Pompeii

7,700,000

6,100,000

1,600,000

78,168,028

57,100,000

21,068,028

 MUL

51

 SNY

Super condriaque

7,500,000

7,500,000

-

27,000,000

27,000,000

-

 PAT

1

-

Grand Budapest Hotel, The

7,000,000

6,200,000

800,000

10,800,000

10,000,000

800,000

 FOX

10

 FSL

Monuments Men

6,800,000

3,700,000

3,100,000

116,101,643

45,500,000

70,601,643

 FOX

54

 SNY

Frozen

6,610,000

3,600,000

3,010,000

1,009,451,000

616,400,000

393,051,000

 DIS

31

 DIS

Ride Along

3,804,345

1,800,000

2,004,345

139,968,425

10,000,000

129,968,425

 UNI

12

 UNI

Wolf Of Wall Street, The

3,700,000

3,000,000

700,000

372,702,857

257,000,000

115,702,857

 MUL

27

 PAR

3 Days To Kill

3,412,000

350,000

3,062,000

26,956,217

1,400,000

25,556,217

 MUL

6

 REL

*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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