Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending August 17, 2014

 Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending August
                                   17, 2014

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LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT)
today announced the Top-10 DVD & Blu-ray Disc 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 Aug. 17, 2014.

RENTRAK TOP-10 DVD & BLU-RAY DISC SALES*:

RANK TITLE                     STUDIO                         WEEKS IN RELEASE
1    Divergent                 Summit (NYSE: LGF)             2
2    Muppets Most Wanted       Disney (NYSE: DIS)             1
3    God's Not Dead            Pure Flix Entertainment        2
4    The LEGO Movie            Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX)       9
5    Heaven Is for Real        Sony (NYSE: SNE)               4
6    Batman: Assault on Arkham Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX)       1
7    Noah                      Paramount (NYSE: VIA and       3
                               VIA.B)
8    Need for Speed            Disney (NYSE: DIS)             2
9    The Other Woman           FOX (NASDAQ: FOX and FOXA)     3
10   Rio 2                     FOX (NASDAQ: FOX and FOXA)     5
*Week ended Aug. 16, 2014

RENTRAK TOP-10 DVD & BLU-RAY DISC RENTALS:

RANK TITLE                    STUDIO                          WEEKS IN RELEASE
1    Divergent                Summit (NYSE: LGF)              2
2    Noah (2014)              Paramount (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) 3
3    Heaven Is For Real       Sony (NYSE: SNE)                4
4    Transcendence (2014)**   Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX)        4
5    Rio 2**                  FOX (NASDAQ: FOX and FOXA)      5
6    God's Not Dead           Pure Flix Entertainment         2
7    The LEGO Movie**         Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX)        9
8    Non-Stop (2014)**        Universal (NASDAQ: CMCSA)       10
9    Bad Words (2013)**       Focus Features (NASDAQ: CMCSA)  6
10   300: Rise Of An Empire** Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX)        8
**Titles have delayed availability at certain rental outlets.

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About Retail Essentials^®
Rentrak's Retail Essentials is the home entertainment industry's leading
service for weekly DVD and Blu-ray Disc sales insights from the
brick-and-mortar market. Retail Essentials publishes estimated title-level
national consumer spending and units sold within 72 hours after the close of
each business week, giving users the ability to track industry performance and
analyze the competitive landscape. Learn more.

About Home Video Essentials^®
As the world's largest processor of DVD and Blu-ray Disc rental activity,
Rentrak's Home Video Essentials is the only source for title-level, weekly
home entertainment rental information from all sources: brick-and-mortar
stores, by-mail/online subscription video and kiosks throughout the U.S. and
Canadian markets. With Home Video Essentials, clients are able to quantify
performance and benchmark findings against the industry, enabling them to make
timely, informed business decisions and compete more effectively in the rental
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 Video on Demand 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 visitRentrak.com

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Contact:
Antoine Ibrahim
646.722.1561
aibrahim@rentrak.com

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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