Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of December 9, 2012

Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of December 9, 2012

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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 2012

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 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 December 9, 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, "Rise of
the Guardians ascends to the No. 1 spot in the world with a worldwide weekend
gross of $36.5 million from 59 markets, new cume now stands at $152.4 million.
This weekend produced four films grossing over $20 million in international
box office; Rise of the Guardians $26.0 million, Life of Pi $23.8 million,
Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 $23.5 million and Skyfall $20.3 million

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order,
per data collected as of Sunday, December 9, 2012 are below.

1.Skyfall - Sony - $11.0M
2.Rise Of The Guardians - Paramount - $10.5M
3.Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 - Lionsgate - $9.2M
4.Lincoln - Disney - $9.1M
5.Life Of Pi - 20th Century Fox - $8.3M
6.Playing For Keeps - FilmDistrict - $6.0M
7.Wreck-It Ralph - Disney - $4.9M
8.Red Dawn - FilmDistrict - $4.3M
9.Flight - Paramount - $3.1M
10.Killing Them Softly - The Weinstein Company - $2.8M
11.Silver Linings Playbook - The Weinstein Company - $2.2M
12.Anna Karenina - Focus Features - $1.5M

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
                                                                                        No. of
Title        Worldwide Int'l     Domestic  Worldwide  Int'l     Domestic   Int'l             Domestic
                                                                                        Territories
Rise Of The  36,540,000 26,000,000 10,540,000 152,413,574 90,500,000  61,913,574  PAR  59          PAR
Guardians
Twilight
Saga:        32,700,000 23,500,000 9,200,000  751,134,764 482,400,000 268,734,764 MUL  74          LGF
Breaking
Dawn, Part 2
Life Of Pi   32,100,000 23,800,000 8,300,000  166,617,529 105,700,000 60,917,529  FOX  12          FOX
Skyfall      31,300,000 20,300,000 11,000,000 918,220,080 656,600,000 261,620,080 SNY  85          SNY
Wreck-It     10,704,000 5,800,000  4,904,000  215,548,000 51,100,000  164,448,000 DIS  27          DIS
Ralph
Lincoln      9,115,000  -          9,115,000  97,335,000  -           97,335,000  DIS  1           DIS
Playing For  6,500,000  500,000    6,000,000  6,500,000   500,000     6,000,000   MUL  2           FMDI
Keeps
Red Dawn     4,561,000  300,000    4,261,000  38,395,815  1,130,000   37,265,815  MUL  6           FMDI
26 Years     4,300,000  4,300,000  -          9,700,000   9,700,000   -           INV  1           -
Killing Them 4,184,000  1,400,000  2,784,000  28,707,737  16,900,000  11,807,737  MUL  12          TWC
Softly
Whatcha
Wearin'? (My 3,900,000  3,900,000  -          3,960,000   3,960,000   -           CJ   1           CJ
P.S.
Partner)
Hotel        3,600,000  3,600,000  -          301,490,123 157,800,000 143,690,123 SNY  61          SNY
Transylvania

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

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