Warner Bros.’ ‘The Lego Movie’ continues to build the perfect worldwide blockbuster earning $76.5 million this weekend in 42 international territories plus North America for a total to date of $180.3 million.
Movies and TV performance measurement company Rentrak Corporation announced Sunday the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Feb. 16, 2014.
The estimates are compiled by the company’s Box Office Essentials and International Box Office Essentials theatrical measurement services.
As a 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, “Warner Bros.’ ‘The Lego Movie’ continues to build the perfect worldwide blockbuster earning $76.5 million this weekend in 42 international territories plus North America for a total to date of $180.3 million, while Sony’s ‘RoboCop’ enjoyed a stellar global debut in 38 territories and nearly $100 million this weekend.”
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 (3-Day), are below.
1. Lego Movie, The – Warner Bros. – $48.8M
2. About Last Night – Sony – $27.0M
3. RoboCop – Sony – $21.5M
4. Monuments Men – Sony – $15.0M
5. Endless Love – Universal – $13.4M
6. Ride Along – Universal – $8.8M
7. Winter’s Tale – Warner Bros. – $7.8M
8. Frozen – Disney – $5.9M
9. Lone Survivor – Universal – $4.1M
10. That Awkward Moment – Focus Features – $3.3M
11. American Hustle – Sony – $2.5M
12. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit – Paramount – $2.3M
Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) is the entertainment and marketing industries’ leading provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and TV everywhere.
Photo courtesy: The Lego Movie