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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of March 23, 2014

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

LOS ANGELES, March 23, 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 23, 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, "The international marketplace clearly has the "Need for Speed" as the Disney release has become something of a sensation adding another $29.2 million in 55 territories and a global cumulative to date $126.5 million.  Warner Bros.' action-epic "300: Rise of An Empire" continues to conquer the world with $21 million this weekend in 63 markets and boosting its worldwide total to over $280 million."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, March 23, 2014, are below.

1. Divergent - Lionsgate - $56.0M
2. Muppets Most Wanted - Disney - $16.5M
3. Mr. Peabody And Sherman - 20th Century Fox - $11.7M
4. 300: Rise Of An Empire - Warner Bros. - $8.7M
5. God's Not Dead - Freestyle Releasing - $8.6M
6. Need For Speed - Disney - $7.8M
7. Grand Budapest Hotel, The - Fox Searchlight - $7.0M
8. Non-Stop - Universal - $6.3M
9. Lego Movie, The - Warner Bros. - $4.1M
10. Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club - Lionsgate - $3.1M
11. Son Of God - 20th Century Fox - $2.6M
12. Monuments Men - Sony - $1.0M

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

Divergent

57,700,000

1,700,000

56,000,000

57,700,000

1,700,000

56,000,000

 MUL

6

 LGF

Need For Speed

36,981,000

29,200,000

7,781,000

126,504,000

96,100,000

30,404,000

 DIS

56

 DIS

300: Rise Of An Empire

29,665,000

21,000,000

8,665,000

289,153,119

195,400,000

93,753,119

 WB

64

 WB

Mr. Peabody And Sherman

23,100,000

11,400,000

11,700,000

183,802,384

102,800,000

81,002,384

 FOX

64

 FOX

Muppets Most Wanted

18,014,000

1,500,000

16,514,000

18,014,000

1,500,000

16,514,000

 DIS

9

 DIS

Grand Budapest Hotel, The

16,550,000

9,550,000

7,000,000

46,310,519

33,100,000

13,210,519

 FOX

24

 FSL

Non-Stop

16,346,475

10,000,000

6,346,475

148,621,205

70,000,000

78,621,205

 MUL

31

 UNI

Noah

14,000,000

14,000,000

-

14,000,000

14,000,000

-

 PAR

2

 PAR

Rio 2

10,400,000

10,400,000

-

10,400,000

10,400,000

-

 FOX

2

 FOX

Frozen

9,734,000

9,000,000

734,000

1,049,743,000

652,000,000

397,743,000

 DIS

23

 DIS

Lego Movie, The

8,615,000

4,500,000

4,115,000

390,951,674

147,600,000

243,351,674

 WB

55

 WB

God's Not Dead

8,563,512

-

8,563,512

8,563,512

-

8,563,512

 MUL

1

 FREE

Fighting

6,600,000

6,600,000

-

6,600,000

6,600,000

-

 INL

1

-

Black Coal, Thin Ice

6,500,000

6,500,000

-

6,500,000

6,500,000

-

 TBD

1

-

Monuments Men

6,375,000

5,400,000

975,000

138,208,726

62,500,000

75,708,726

 FOX

36

 SNY

Ocho apellidos vascos

6,300,000

6,300,000

-

12,600,000

12,600,000

-

 UNI

1

-

Horse Trader

4,800,000

4,800,000

-

4,800,000

4,800,000

-

 BON

1

-

*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 www.rentrak.com

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Rentrak is the entertainment industry's premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, measuring movie and television content everywhere the consumer is watching including box office, multiscreen television and home video.

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