Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending Oct. 27, 2013

Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending Oct. 27,

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 4, 2013

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT)
today announced the Top-10 DVD & Blu-ray sales and rentals according to the
company's Retail Essentials and Home Video Essentials tracking services
whichare based on estimated consumer spending per data collected for the week
ending Oct. 27, 2013.


RANK TITLE                           STUDIO                   WEEKS IN RELEASE
1    The Conjuring                   Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX) 1
2    The Heat                        FOX (NASDAQ: NWS)        2
3    Pacific Rim                     Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX) 2
4    The Internship                  FOX (NASDAQ: NWS)        1
5    The Croods                      FOX (NASDAQ: NWS)        4
6    The Little Mermaid – Diamond    Disney (NYSE: DIS)       4
7    Barbie & Her Sisters in a Pony  Universal (NYSE: GE)     1
8    Iron Man 3                      Disney (NYSE: DIS)       5
9    The Hangover Part III           Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX) 3
10   After Earth                     Sony (NYSE: SNE)         3

*Week ended Oct. 26, 2013


RANK TITLE                      STUDIO                        WEEKS IN RELEASE
1    After Earth                Sony (NYSE: SNE)              3
2    This Is The End            Sony (NYSE: SNE)              4
3    Iron Man 3                 Disney (NYSE: DIS)            5
4    World War Z                Paramount (NASDAQ: VIA &      6
5    The Great Gatsby (2013)**  Warner Bros. (NYSE TWX)       9
6    Now You See Me             Summit Ent. (NYSE: LGF)       8
7    Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain Summit Ent. (NYSE: LGF)       2
8    The Frozen Ground          Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF)         4
9    Epic (2013)**              FOX (NASDAQ: NWS)             10
10   The Heat (2013)**          FOX (NASDAQ: NWS)             2

**Titles have delayed availability at certain rental outlets.

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About Retail Essentials^®
Retail Essentials measures weekly consumer sales activity on standard DVD
andBlu-rayDisc titles in the U.S. brick-and-mortar channel. No other service
provides faster access to in-depth market data and weekly estimations of gross
consumer spending. Rentrak delivers sell-through data broken down by DVD
title, format, category, genre, TV market and more, within 72 hours after the
close of each business week. Clients can access current, weekly, and
historical title sales data to competitively benchmark industry performance.

About Home Video Essentials^®
Home Video Essentials is Rentrak's exclusive rental point-of-sale (POS)
tracking system, which calculates title-level performance via rental
transactions on over 65,000 DVD and video game properties in the
brick‑and‑mortar, by-mail/online subscription and kiosk channels across North
America. Rentrak is the world's largest processor of rental data, measuring in
excess of one billion transactions each year from more than 5,000 storefronts,
over 40,000 kiosks and over 9 million by-mail/online disc rental subscribers
after the close of each business week. Clients are able to identify consumer
trends, quantify performance, and benchmark findings against the broader
business sector.

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


Antoine Ibrahim


SOURCE Rentrak Corporation

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