Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of August 3, 2014

 Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of August 3, 2014

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LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 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 Aug. 3, 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, "Star Lord and
his pals boosted the summer box office as Disney/Marvel's 'Guardians of the
Galaxy' enjoys a massive global debut of $160.4 million in 43 territories,
topping the international chart with $66.4 million and the North American box
office with the highest August debut ever of $94 million. Notably, Paramount's
'Transformers: Age of Extinction' has joined the elite billion dollar top 20
global box office club."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order,
per data collected as of Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, are below.

1. Guardians Of The Galaxy - Disney - $94.0M
2. Lucy - Universal - $18.3M
3. Get On Up - Universal - $14.0M
4. Hercules - Paramount - $10.7M
5. Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes - 20th Century Fox - $8.7M
6. Planes: Fire and Rescue - Disney - $6.4M
7. Purge: Anarchy, The - Universal - $5.6M
8. Sex Tape - Sony - $3.5M
9. And So It Goes - Freestyle Releasing - $3.3M
10. Most Wanted Man, A - Roadside Attractions - $3.3M
11. Boyhood - IFC Films - $2.5M
12. Transformers: Age Of Extinction - Paramount - $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
                                                                                            No.
Title         Worldwide   Int'l      Domestic   Worldwide     Int'l       Domestic    Int'l of   Domestic
                                                                                            Terr
Guardians Of  160,400,000 66,400,000 94,000,000 160,400,000   66,400,000  94,000,000  DIS  43   DIS
The Galaxy
Dawn Of The
Planet Of The 56,200,000  47,500,000 8,700,000  449,329,673   260,000,000 189,329,673 FOX  71   FOX
Apes
White Haired
Witch of      40,000,000  40,000,000 -          44,000,000    44,000,000  -           MUL  6    -
Lunar
Kingdom, The
Roaring       30,000,000  30,000,000 -          35,000,000    35,000,000  -           CJ   1    CJ
Currents
Hercules      24,900,000  14,200,000 10,700,000 108,848,048   56,500,000  52,348,048  PAR  36   PAR
Lucy          23,383,420  5,100,000  18,283,420 84,670,805    5,100,000   79,570,805  MUL  5    UNI
Transformers:
Age Of        21,300,000  19,100,000 2,200,000  1,004,965,915 763,800,000 241,165,915 PAR  61   PAR
Extinction
How To Train  21,215,000  20,000,000 1,215,000  465,269,057   296,700,000 168,569,057 FOX  37   FOX
Your Dragon 2
Continent     17,000,000  17,000,000 -          82,500,000    82,500,000  -           MUL  1    -
Get On Up     14,030,580  -          14,030,580 14,030,580    -           14,030,580  UNI  1    UNI
Purge:        13,651,040  8,100,000  5,551,040  82,262,015    19,300,000  62,962,015  UNI  36   UNI
Anarchy, The
Girl Friends  13,000,000  13,000,000 -          13,020,000    13,020,000  -           MUL  3    -
Planes: Fire  9,924,000   3,500,000  6,424,000  77,596,000    30,000,000  47,596,000  DIS  31   DIS
and Rescue
22 Jump       8,300,000   7,100,000  1,200,000  289,861,082   101,400,000 188,461,082 SNY  46   SNY
Street
Ruroni
Kenshin: The  8,000,000   8,000,000  -          8,000,000     8,000,000   -           WB   1    -
Great Kyoto
Fire Arc
Sex Tape      7,750,000   4,200,000  3,550,000  51,708,464    17,800,000  33,908,464  SNY  27   SNY
Brick         7,500,000   7,500,000  -          42,896,829    22,500,000  20,396,829  MUL  1    REL
Mansions
Step Up All   5,800,000   5,800,000  -          26,200,000    26,200,000  -           MUL  25   LGF
In
KUNDO: Age of 5,100,000   5,100,000  -          34,000,000    34,000,000  -           SHO  1    WGUI
the Rampant
Dragon Nest:
Warriors'     4,250,000   4,250,000  -          5,500,000     5,500,000   -           MUL  1    -
Dawn
And So It     3,994,160   650,000    3,344,160  12,672,943    2,200,000   10,472,943  MUL  5    FREE
Goes
Most Wanted   3,624,265   300,000    3,324,265  7,358,914     300,000     7,058,914   MUL  2    ROAD
Man, A
Boyhood       3,522,210   1,000,000  2,522,210  15,565,590    8,000,000   7,565,590   MUL  6    IFC
Godzilla      3,200,000   3,200,000  -          507,222,103   307,300,000 199,922,103 WB   1    WB
House That
Never Dies,   3,000,000   3,000,000  -          61,500,000    61,500,000  -           MUL  1    -
The

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

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and emerging markets around the world, reporting crucial box office
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