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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

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Rentrak Corporation (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 VIA.B)

3

8

Need for Speed

Disney (NYSE: DIS)

2

9

The Other Woman

FOX (FOX and FOXA)

3

10

Rio 2

FOX (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 (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 (CMCSA)

10

9

Bad Words (2013)**

Focus Features (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 (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

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


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