LOS ANGELES, April 14, 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 April 14, 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, "Oblivion opens at No. 1 worldwide with an estimated weekend gross of $61.1 million from 52 international markets. The film was No.1 in 48 of the 52 markets and opens in the US and Canada this coming Friday. Also, 20th Century Fox International crossed the $1 billion mark on April 12. They are the first distributor to do so in 2013 and this is the 10th year in a row they have surpassed this milestone."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, April 14, 2013 are below.
- 42 - Warner Bros. - $27.2M
- Scary Movie 5 - The Weinstein Company - $15.2M
- Croods, The - 20th Century Fox - $13.2M
- GI Joe: Retaliation - Paramount - $10.8M
- Evil Dead - Sony - $9.5M
- Jurassic Park - Universal - $8.8M
- Olympus Has Fallen - FilmDistrict - $7.3M
- Oz The Great and Powerful - Disney - $4.9M
- Tyler Perry's Temptation - Lionsgate - $4.5M
- Place Beyond the Pines, The - Focus Features - $4.1M
- Host, The - Open Road - $2.4M
- Call, The - Sony - $1.9M
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)
No. of Territories
GI Joe: Retaliation
Scary Movie 5
Oz The Great and Powerful
Olympus Has Fallen
Place Beyond the Pines, The
Tyler Perry's Temptation
Fists Of Legend
Dragon Ball Z Kami to Kami
*Territory is a movie studio term for regions of the world consisting of various countries
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