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Comcast Universal's Smurfs 2 is Number 1 at Box Office in US

Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of August 4, 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, "Smurfs 2 is the new No. 1 film in the world with an estimated weekend gross of $70.7 million from 44 territories and worldwide cume is now $80.3 million. Also, Fast & Furious 6 and Despicable Me 2 have crossed the $700 million mark worldwide. Pacific Rim crossed the $200 million mark and Now You See Me crossed the $100 million mark internationally this weekend."

The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, August 4, 2013 are below.

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