LOS ANGELES, March 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Rentrak Corporation(NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of March 31, 2013 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, "GI Joe: Retaliation opens at No. 1 worldwide with an outstanding estimated weekend gross of $132 million from 54 markets. The international part, $80.3 million, is best international opening thus far in 2013. The film also doubled the international opening of its predecessor, GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, March 31, 2013 are below.
1. GI Joe: Retaliation - Paramount - $41.2M
2. Croods, The - 20th Century Fox - $26.5M
3. Tyler Perry's Temptation - Lionsgate - $22.3M
4. Olympus Has Fallen - FilmDistrict - $14.0M
5. Oz The Great and Powerful - Disney - $11.6M
6. Host, The - Open Road - $11.0M
7. Call, The - Sony - $4.8M
8. Admission - Focus Features - $3.3M
9. Spring Breakers - A24 Films - $2.8M
10. Incredible Burt Wonderstone, The - Warner Bros. - $1.3M
11. Identity Thief - Universal - $1.1M
12. Jack The Giant Slayer - Warner Bros. - $1.0M
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)
GI Joe: Retaliation
Oz The Great and Powerful
Jack The Giant Slayer
Tyler Perry's Temptation
Olympus Has Fallen
Dragon Ball Z Kami to Kami
Good Day To Die Hard, A
Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters
Very Ordinary Couple
Nosotros los Nobles
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