Sony's Elysium US Box Office Leader for Weekend of August 11, 2013
Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of August 11, 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 continues as the No. 1 film in the world with an estimated weekend gross of $44.1 million from 66 territories and a new global cume of $156.6 million. Also, The Wolverine has surpassed $300 million and World War Z has surpassed $500 million worldwide."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, August 11, 2013 are below.
Elysium - Sony (NYSE: SNE) - $30.5M
We're The Millers - Warner Bros. - $26.6M
Planes - Disney - $22.5M
Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters -