Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of July 27, 2014

By PR Newswire,  July 27, 2014, 03:20:00 PM EDT


--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting--

LOS ANGELES, July 27, 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 July 27, 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, "'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' ruled the planet again this weekend in the international marketplace adding another $54.4 million from 59 territories for a global tally of $356 million.  Meanwhile, newcomer 'Hercules' impressively showed strength in the international arena, earning $28.7 million from only 25 markets. Notably 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' nears a billion dollars globally."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, July 27, 2014, are below.

1. Lucy - Universal - $44.0M

2. Hercules - Paramount - $29.0M

3. Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes - 20th Century Fox - $16.4M

4. Purge: Anarchy, The - Universal - $9.9M

5. Planes: Fire and Rescue - Disney - $9.3M

6. Sex Tape - Sony - $6.0M

7. Transformers: Age Of Extinction - Paramount - $4.6M

8. And So It Goes - Freestyle Releasing - $4.6M

9. Tammy - Warner Bros. - $3.4M

10. Most Wanted Man, A - Roadside Attractions - $2.7M

11. 22 Jump Street - Sony - $2.5M

12. How To Train Your Dragon 2 - 20th Century Fox - $2.2M

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

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

70,800,000

54,400,000

16,400,000

355,888,629

183,800,000

172,088,629

 FOX

60

 FOX

Hercules

57,700,000

28,700,000

29,000,000

57,700,000

28,700,000

29,000,000

 PAR

26

 PAR

Lucy

44,025,375

-

44,025,375

44,025,375

-

44,025,375

 UNI

1

 UNI

Transformers: Age Of Extinction

42,100,000

37,500,000

4,600,000

966,352,475

730,000,000

236,352,475

 PAR

60

 PAR

Continent

33,000,000

33,000,000

-

45,000,000

45,000,000

-

 MUL

1

-

How To Train Your Dragon 2

26,200,000

24,000,000

2,200,000

425,828,880

260,200,000

165,628,880

 FOX

43

 FOX

KUNDO: Age of the Rampant

20,000,000

20,000,000

-

20,100,000

20,100,000

-

 SHO

1

-

Planes: Fire and Rescue

16,203,000

6,900,000

9,303,000

56,121,000

21,000,000

35,121,000

 DIS

31

 DIS

Purge: Anarchy, The

15,896,040

6,000,000

9,896,040

57,972,185

6,700,000

51,272,185

 UNI

24

 UNI

Sex Tape

12,075,000

6,100,000

5,975,000

37,076,532

10,200,000

26,876,532

 SNY

19

 SNY

House That Never Dies, The

8,700,000

8,700,000

-

48,500,000

48,500,000

-

 MUL

1

-

Tiny Times 3.0

7,200,000

7,200,000

-

73,500,000

73,500,000

-

 LEV

1

-

Maleficent

6,980,000

5,200,000

1,780,000

715,019,000

482,900,000

232,119,000

 DIS

46

 DIS

Godzilla

6,950,000

6,950,000

-

498,317,206

299,000,000

199,317,206

 WB

1

 WB

Step Up All In

6,300,000

6,300,000

-

18,600,000

18,600,000

-

 MUL

21

 LGF

And So It Goes

4,551,687

-

4,551,687

5,751,687

1,200,000

4,551,687

 MUL

1

 FREE

22 Jump Street

4,500,000

2,000,000

2,500,000

278,154,099

92,500,000

185,654,099

 SNY

47

 SNY

Magical Brush, The

3,800,000

3,800,000

-

3,800,000

3,800,000

-

 CHI

1

-

Blended

3,800,000

3,800,000

-

111,600,155

66,200,000

45,400,155

 WB

47

 WB

Fault In Our Stars, The

3,635,000

3,180,000

455,000

257,675,855

135,000,000

122,675,855

 FOX

29

 FOX

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

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About Box Office Essentials®

Rentrak's Box Office Essentials is the movie industry's census-based currency, collecting, processing and reporting on how many people go to the movies and how much they spend in virtually every theater in North America. Every major studio, mini-major and prominent independent film distributor in the industry uses Rentrak's real-time and geographic-specific box office information that provides users with instant analysis of nearly the entire domestic box office landscape. Learn more.

About International Box Office Essentials™

Rentrak's International Box Office Essentials collects and delivers box office results and attendance information from virtually every theater in developed and emerging markets around the world, reporting crucial box office grosses—including weekend results and estimates—in near real-time. As the industry's census-based standard in worldwide box office reporting, only Rentrak shows studios the precise performance of their movie in the U.S. and worldwide with an all-inclusive view of the global theatrical market. Learn more.

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 Rentrak.com.

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(818) 917-9697

pauld@rentrak.com

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PR Specialist

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aibrahim@rentrak.com

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