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Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of May 18, 2014

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting-- (May 18, 2014)

LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of May 18, 2014 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 Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "Monsters and Super Heroes announce that the summer movie season is in full swing in the international marketplace as 'Godzilla' posts the biggest debut of the year with $103 million in 64 territories adding up to a monster-sized global debut of $196.2 million. 'The Amazing Spider-man 2' adds another $31.5 million in 92 territories this weekend and slings its worldwide total to over $600 million. Notably, 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' crosses the $700 million milestone globally after adding another $1.3 million this weekend in 30 international markets."


The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, May 18, 2014, are below.

1. Godzilla - Warner Bros. - $93.2M
2. Neighbors - Universal - $26.0M
3. Amazing Spider-Man 2, The - Sony - $16.8M
4. Million Dollar Arm - Disney - $10.5M
5. Other Woman, The - 20th Century Fox - $6.3M
6. Heaven Is For Real - Sony - $4.4M
7. Rio 2 - 20th Century Fox - $3.8M
8. Captain America: The Winter Soldier - Disney - $3.8M
9. Legends Of Oz - Freestyle Releasing - $2.0M
10. Mom's Night Out - Sony - $1.9M
11. Divergent - Lionsgate - $1.1M
12. Grand Budapest Hotel, The - Fox Searchlight - $1.1M

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

Terr

Domestic

Godzilla

196,205,000

103,000,000

93,205,000

196,205,000

103,000,000

93,205,000

WB

65

WB

Amazing Spider-Man 2, The

48,300,000

31,500,000

16,800,000

633,166,637

461,000,000

172,166,637

SNY

93

SNY

Neighbors

39,491,350

13,500,000

25,991,350

146,316,555

54,800,000

91,516,555

UNI

36

UNI

Other Woman, The

14,500,000

8,200,000

6,300,000

151,464,193

79,800,000

71,664,193

FOX

57

FOX

Rio 2

11,400,000

7,600,000

3,800,000

440,451,325

322,400,000

118,051,325

FOX

56

FOX

Million Dollar Arm

10,950,000

439,000

10,511,000

10,950,000

439,000

10,511,000

DIS

2

DIS

Frozen

7,844,000

7,800,000

44,000

1,206,323,000

805,800,000

400,523,000

DIS

4

DIS

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

5,059,000

1,300,000

3,759,000

703,427,000

452,800,000

250,627,000

DIS

31

DIS

Obsessed

4,700,000

4,700,000

-

4,715,000

4,715,000

-

NEX

1

-

Transcendence

4,600,000

4,600,000

-

75,355,889

53,000,000

22,355,889

MUL

48

WB

Heaven Is For Real

4,400,000

-

4,400,000

82,848,541

600,000

82,248,541

SNY

1

SNY

Qu'est ce qu'on a fait au Bon Dieu?!

4,200,000

4,200,000

-

65,000,000

65,000,000

-

UGC

1

-

Divergent

2,650,000

1,500,000

1,150,000

263,775,000

117,000,000

146,775,000

MUL

29

LGF

Grand Budapest Hotel, The

2,580,000

1,480,000

1,100,000

152,536,806

97,000,000

55,536,806

FOX

29

FSL

Target, The

2,500,000

2,500,000

-

20,000,000

20,000,000

-

CJ

1

-

Grace of Monaco

2,100,000

2,100,000

-

2,100,000

2,100,000

-

MUL

4

TWC

Fatal Encounter, The

2,000,000

2,000,000

-

27,500,000

27,500,000

-

LOT

1

CJ

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


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About Box Office Essentials
Rentrak's Box Office Essentials is the movie industry's census-based currency, collecting, processing and reporting on how many people go to the movies and how much they spend in virtually every theater in North America. Every major studio, mini-major and prominent independent film distributor in the industry uses Rentrak's real-time and geographic-specific box office information that provides users with instant analysis of nearly the entire domestic box office landscape. Learn more.

About International Box Office Essentials
Rentrak's International Box Office Essentials collects and delivers box office results and attendance information from virtually every theater in developed and emerging markets around the world, reporting crucial box office grossesincluding weekend results and estimatesin near real-time. As the industry's census-based standard in worldwide box office reporting, only Rentrak shows studios the precise performance of their movie in the U.S. and worldwide with an all-inclusive view of the global theatrical 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 VOD 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 visit www.rentrak.com

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Contacts:
Paul Dergarabedian
Senior Media Analyst
(818) 917-9697
pauld@rentrak.com

Antoine Ibrahim
PR Specialist
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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