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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results For Weekend Of November 11, 2012

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LOS ANGELES, Nov. 11, 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 November 11, 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, "Skyfall is the No. 1 film in the world for the third consecutive weekend with an estimated weekend gross of $176.8 million from 81 markets. The film surpassed the $500 million mark worldwide this weekend and came in No. 1 in the US with an estimated weekend of $87.8 million. This is the best opening ever for the Bond franchise in the US. The current worldwide cume-to-date now stands at $518.6 million.

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, November 11, 2012 are below.

  1. Skyfall - Sony - $87.8M
  2. Wreck-It Ralph - Disney - $33.1M
  3. Flight - Paramount - $15.1M
  4. Argo - Warner Bros. - $6.7M                                                              
  5. Taken 2 - 20th Century Fox - $4.0M
  6. Here Comes The Boom - Sony - $2.5M
  7. Cloud Atlas - Warner Bros. - $2.5M
  8. Pitch Perfect - Universal - $2.5M
  9. Man With The Iron Fists, The - Universal - $2.5M
  10. Hotel Transylvania - Sony - $2.4M
  11. Paranormal Activity 4 - Paramount - $2.0M
  12. Sinister - Lionsgate - $1.4M

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

Title

 Worldwide

 Int'l

 Domestic

 Worldwide

 Int'l 

 Domestic

Int'l

No. of

Territories

Domestic

Skyfall

176,800,000

89,000,000

87,800,000

518,600,000

428,600,000

90,000,000

 SNY

81

 SNY

Wreck-It Ralph

44,256,000

11,200,000

33,056,000

119,990,000

26,300,000

93,690,000

 DIS

19

 DIS

Argo

18,745,000

12,000,000

6,745,000

112,810,958

27,100,000

85,710,958

 WB

37

 WB

Flight

15,100,000

-

15,100,000

47,770,299

-

47,770,299

 PAR

1

 PAR

Hotel Transylvania

13,450,000

11,100,000

2,350,000

270,403,982

129,500,000

140,903,982

 SNY

59

 SNY

Cloud Atlas

11,225,000

8,700,000

2,525,000

31,411,706

8,700,000

22,711,706

 FOX

2

 WB

Werewolf Boy, A

10,500,000

10,500,000

-

19,000,000

19,000,000

-

 CJ

1

 CJ

Paranormal Activity 4

8,020,000

6,000,000

2,020,000

130,640,579

78,000,000

52,640,579

 PAR

51

 PAR

Taken 2

8,000,000

4,000,000

4,000,000

350,287,171

219,000,000

131,287,171

 MUL

58

 FOX

Here Comes The Boom

6,550,000

4,000,000

2,550,000

43,061,095

4,000,000

39,061,095

 SNY

11

 SNY

Asterix et Obelix: Au Service de Sa Majeste

4,400,000

4,400,000

-

45,400,000

45,400,000

-

 MUL

6

-

Confession of Murder

4,400,000

4,400,000

-

4,850,000

4,850,000

-

 SHO

1

-

Madagascar 3

4,100,000

4,100,000

-

734,291,482

517,900,000

216,391,482

 PAR

22

 PAR

Sinister

4,050,000

2,600,000

1,450,000

69,604,238

23,100,000

46,504,238

 MUL

17

 LGF

Frankenweenie

3,355,000

3,100,000

255,000

63,210,000

29,400,000

33,810,000

 DIS

36

 DIS

Bourne Legacy, The

2,900,000

2,900,000

-

270,903,870

157,700,000

113,203,870

 UNI

15

 UNI

Pitch Perfect

2,843,800

340,000

2,503,800

62,530,443

3,500,000

59,030,443

 UNI

9

 UNI

Nous York

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

 PAT

1

-

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

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About Rentrak Corporation:
Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) is a global digital media measurement and research company, serving the most recognizable companies in the entertainment industry. With a reach across numerous platforms including box office, multi-screen television, and home video, Rentrak has developed more efficient metrics to be used as database currencies for the evaluation and selling of media. Rentrak is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, with additional U.S. and international offices. For more information on Rentrak, please visit www.rentrak.com.

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