Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results For Weekend Of December 16, 2012

  Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results For Weekend Of December 16,
                                     2012

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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16, 2012

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16, 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 16, 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, "The
Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey opens at No. 1 worldwide with an outstanding
weekend gross of $223 million. The US and Canada opening of $84.8 million is
the largest opening of all-time for the month of December and the best opening
for the Lord of the Rings franchise."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order,
per data collected as of Sunday, December 16, 2012 are below.

1.Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The - Warner Bros. - $84.8M
2.Rise Of The Guardians - Paramount - $7.4M
3.Lincoln - Disney - $7.2M
4.Skyfall - Sony - $7.0M
5.Life Of Pi - 20th Century Fox - $5.4M
6.Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 - Lionsgate - $5.2M
7.Wreck-It Ralph - Disney - $3.3M
8.Playing For Keeps - FilmDistrict - $3.2M
9.Red Dawn - FilmDistrict - $2.4M
10.Silver Linings Playbook - The Weinstein Company - $2.1M
11.Flight - Paramount - $1.9M
12.Hitchcock - Fox Searchlight - $1.1M

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
Hobbit: An
Unexpected   222,975,000 138,200,000 84,775,000 222,975,000 138,200,000 84,775,000  WB   57          WB
Journey, The
Rise Of The  27,520,000  20,100,000  7,420,000  190,761,823 119,400,000 71,361,823  PAR  60          PAR
Guardians
Skyfall      19,200,000  12,200,000  7,000,000  951,066,063 678,700,000 272,366,063 SNY  85          SNY
Twilight
Saga:        18,175,000  13,000,000  5,175,000  782,865,069 506,000,000 276,865,069 MUL  74          LGF
Breaking
Dawn, Part 2
Life Of Pi   16,900,000  11,500,000  5,400,000  198,959,406 129,400,000 69,559,406  FOX  14          FOX
Wreck-It     7,973,000   4,700,000   3,273,000  226,479,000 57,700,000  168,779,000 DIS  30          DIS
Ralph
Lincoln      7,244,000   -           7,244,000  107,898,000 -           107,898,000 DIS  1           DIS
Playing For  4,597,000   1,350,000   3,247,000  15,838,092  5,000,000   10,838,092  MUL  3           FMDI
Keeps
26 Years     3,500,000   3,500,000   -          15,500,000  15,500,000  -           INV  1           -
Whatcha
Wearin'? (My 3,000,000   3,000,000   -          7,000,000   7,000,000   -           CJ   1           CJ
P.S.
Partner)
Anna         2,698,103   1,700,000   998,103    25,364,965  17,000,000  8,364,965   UNI  17          FOC
Karenina
Pitch        2,535,720   2,300,000   235,720    76,659,463  12,800,000  63,859,463  UNI  10          UNI
Perfect
Silver
Linings      2,454,000   370,000     2,084,000  26,224,049  9,270,000   16,954,049  MUL  2           TWC
Playbook
Tutto Tutto
Niente       2,400,000   2,400,000   -          2,700,000   2,700,000   -           1     1           -
Niente
Red Dawn     2,394,000   -           2,394,000  42,189,423  1,300,000   40,889,423  MUL  1           FMDI
Flight       1,940,000   -           1,940,000  89,448,038  -           89,448,038  PAR  1           PAR
Hotel        1,900,000   1,900,000   -          305,826,412 162,000,000 143,826,412 SNY  50          SNY
Transylvania
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Fulmine      1,800,000   1,800,000   -          1,800,000   1,800,000   -           UNI  1              
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