'Gravity' at Number 1 Worldwide for Fourth Week in a Row
Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Oct. 27, 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 Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "For the fourth consecutive weekend Gravity is the No. 1 film in the world with an estimated weekend gross of $56.9 million and a new worldwide total of $364.2 million. Notably, Despicable Me 2 has surpassed $900 million, The Wolverine has eclipsed $400 million worldwide and Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa opened solid internationally."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 are below.
1. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa - Paramount - $32.0M2. Gravity - Warner Bros. - $20.3M3. Captain Phillips -