Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results For Weekend Of October 28, 2012 --Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting--

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of October 28, 2012 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 President of Theatrical Worldwide, Ron Giambra commented, "Skyfall opens at No. 1 worldwide with an estimated weekend gross of $77.7 million despite only opening in 25 international markets. The film was No.1 in all 25 and opens in the US on Nov 9th."  

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, October 28, 2012 are below.

  1. Argo - Warner Bros. - $12.4M
  2. Hotel Transylvania - Sony - $9.5M
  3. Cloud Atlas - Warner Bros. - $9.4M
  4. Paranormal Activity 4 - Paramount - $8.7M
  5. Taken 2 - 20th Century Fox - $8.0M
  6. Silent Hill: Revelation 3D - Open Road - $8.0M
  7. Here Comes The Boom - Sony - $5.5M
  8. Sinister - Lionsgate - $5.1M
  9. Alex Cross - Lionsgate - $5.0M
  10. Fun Size - Paramount - $4.1M
  11. Pitch Perfect - Universal - $4.0M
  12. Frankenweenie - Disney - $2.4M

 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

No. of Territories

Domestic

Skyfall

77,700,000

77,700,000

-

77,700,000

77,700,000

-

 SNY

25

 SNY

Hotel Transylvania

27,600,000

18,100,000

9,500,000

221,736,341

91,300,000

130,436,341

 SNY

51

 SNY

Paranormal Activity 4

22,775,000

14,100,000

8,675,000

90,932,365

48,300,000

42,632,365

 PAR

46

 PAR

Taken 2

18,100,000

10,100,000

8,000,000

316,988,845

199,600,000

117,388,845

 MUL

65

 FOX

Argo

17,355,000

5,000,000

12,355,000

67,480,288

6,700,000

60,780,288

 WB

16

 WB

Bourne Legacy, The

11,632,745

11,500,000

132,745

251,502,850

138,500,000

113,002,850

 UNI

26

 UNI

Silent Hill: Revelation 3D

9,500,000

1,500,000

8,000,000

9,500,000

1,500,000

8,000,000

 MUL

6

 OPRD

Cloud Atlas

9,400,000

-

9,400,000

9,400,000

-

9,400,000

 MUL

1

 WB

Impossible, The

8,700,000

8,700,000

-

34,300,000

34,300,000

-

 WB

1

 LGF

Madagascar 3

8,400,000

8,400,000

-

712,091,482

495,700,000

216,391,482

 PAR

28

 PAR

Sinister

6,170,000

1,100,000

5,070,000

55,914,955

16,400,000

39,514,955

 MUL

11

 LGF

Frankenweenie

5,912,000

3,500,000

2,412,000

49,454,000

17,700,000

31,754,000

 DIS

28

 DIS

Here Comes The Boom

5,500,000

-

5,500,000

30,610,472

-

30,610,472

 SNY

1

 SNY

Astérix et Obélix: Au Service de Sa Majesté

5,300,000

5,300,000

-

18,300,000

18,300,000

-

 MUL

7

-

Alex Cross

5,050,000

-

5,050,000

19,368,691

-

19,368,691

 MUL

1

 LGF

Ted

5,000,000

5,000,000

-

488,965,740

270,300,000

218,665,740

 UNI

36

 UNI

Looper

4,800,000

2,700,000

2,100,000

114,413,306

52,900,000

61,513,306

 MUL

18

 SNY

Pitch Perfect

4,298,010

320,000

3,978,010

53,830,243

2,500,000

51,330,243

 UNI

7

 UNI

Fun Size

4,060,000

-

4,060,000

4,060,000

-

4,060,000

 PAR

1

 PAR

Masquerade

3,300,000

3,300,000

-

69,600,000

69,600,000

-

 CJ

1

 CJ

Savages

3,000,000

3,000,000

-

74,123,100

26,800,000

47,323,100

 UNI

35

 UNI

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*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 a global digital media measurement and research company, serving the most recognizable companies in the entertainment industry. With a reach across numerous platforms including box office, multi-screen television, and home video, Rentrak has developed more efficient metrics to be used as database currencies for the evaluation and selling of media. Rentrak is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, with additional U.S. and international offices. For more information on Rentrak, please visit www.rentrak.com.

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