Fox's Wolverine Takes Over Top Spot at Box Office, Unversal's Despicable Me 2 Falls to Number 3
Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of July 28, 2013 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials™ and International Box Office Essentials™ theatrical measurement services.
Rentrak's President of Theatrical Worldwide, Ron Giambra commented, "The Wolverine is the new No. 1 film in the world with an estimated weekend gross of $141.1 million from 102 markets. Also, Fast & Furious 6 has surpassed $500 million worldwide."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, July 28, 2013 are below.
Wolverine, The - 20th Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA)- $55.0M
Conjuring, The - Warner Bros. (NYSE: TWX) - $22.1M
Despicable Me 2 - Universal (NASDAQ: CMCSA) - $16.0M
Turbo - 20th Century Fox - (NASDAQ: FOXA) $13.3M
Grown Ups 2 - Sony - (NYSE: SNE) $11.5M