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 June 15, 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, “Fox’s “How to Train Your Dragon 2” slays the worldwide box office topping the chart with $75 million while Warner Bros.’ “Godzilla” proves to be a continued fearsome presence in the international territories as it opens to huge numbers this weekend in China pushing its worldwide cume to $440 million. Notably Sony’s “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” has surpassed $700 million globally.
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, June 15, 2014, are below.
1. 22 Jump Street – Sony – $60.0M
2. How To Train Your Dragon 2 – 20th Century Fox – $50.0M
3. Maleficent – Disney – $19.0M
4. Edge Of Tomorrow – Warner Bros. – $16.2M
5. Fault In Our Stars, The – 20th Century Fox – $15.7M
6. X-Men: Days Of Future Past – 20th Century Fox – $9.5M
7. Godzilla – Warner Bros. – $3.2M
8. Million Ways To Die In The West, A – Universal – $3.1M
9. Neighbors – Universal – $2.5M
10. Chef – Open Road – $2.3M
11. Blended – Warner Bros. – $1.6M
12. Amazing Spider-Man 2, The – Sony – $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)||Distributor|
|Title||Worldwide||Int’l||Domestic||Worldwide||Int’l||Domestic||Int’l||No. of Territories||Domestic|
|How To Train Your Dragon 2||74,800,000||24,800,000||50,000,000||76,500,000||26,500,000||50,000,000||FOX||26||FOX|
|22 Jump Street||66,900,000||6,900,000||60,000,000||80,600,000||20,600,000||60,000,000||SNY||15||SNY|
|Edge Of Tomorrow||53,575,000||37,400,000||16,175,000||237,649,483||181,000,000||56,649,483||WB||66||WB|
|Fault In Our Stars, The||32,125,000||16,400,000||15,725,000||121,000,267||39,300,000||81,700,267||FOX||38||FOX|
|X-Men: Days Of Future Past||27,700,000||18,200,000||9,500,000||663,540,161||457,600,000||205,940,161||FOX||75||FOX|
|Million Ways To Die In The West, A||7,276,575||4,200,000||3,076,575||63,637,195||26,700,000||36,937,195||UNI||47||UNI|
|Hard Day, A||3,300,000||3,300,000||–||15,000,000||15,000,000||–||SHO||1||–|
|For The Emperor||2,300,000||2,300,000||–||2,311,000||2,311,000||–||UIP||1||–|
*Territory is a movie studio term for regions of the world consisting of various countries.
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