‘Aladdin’ Rides Magic Carpet to Top of September Sales Chart

Disney’s live-action remake of Aladdin was No. 1 on the top 10 list of combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales for September 2019 according to the NPD Group’s VideoScan tracking service.

The musical fantasy was released on disc Sept. 10.

Lionsgate’s action-sequel John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum, also released on disc Sept. 10, was the No. 2 seller for the month.

Sony Pictures’ Men in Black: International, released early in the month on Sept. 3, took No. 3 on the chart.

The superhero movie X-Men: Dark Phoenix, from 20th Century Fox, was No. 4 during the month.

Disney’s Avengers: Endgame, the previous month’s top title, dropped to No. 5 for the month.

Disney’s 1992 animated version of Aladdin jumped back onto the chart at No. 8 thanks to a new “Signature Collection” Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray edition released Sept. 10 to coincide with the new version.

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The list of the year’s top 10 disc sellers was unchanged from the previous month, with Avengers: Endgame maintaining its position as the top seller of 2019 so far.

According to NPD, the September 2019 top 10 by units sold were:

  1. Aladdin (2019) (Disney)
  2. John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum (Lionsgate)
  3. Men in Black: International (Sony Pictures)
  4. X-Men: Dark Phoenix (Fox)
  5. Avengers: Endgame (Disney/Marvel)
  6. The Secret Life of Pets 2 (Universal)
  7. Godzilla: King of the Monsters (Warner)
  8. Aladdin: Signature Collection (Disney)
  9. Rocketman (Paramount)
  10. Pokémon Detective Pikachu (Warner)

 

Year-to-date Top 10 (through September 2019):

  1. Avengers: Endgame (Disney/Marvel)
  2. Aquaman (Warner)
  3. Captain Marvel (Disney/Marvel)
  4. Bohemian Rhapsody (Fox)
  5. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (Warner)
  6. Ralph Breaks the Internet (Disney)
  7. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Sony Pictures)
  8. A Star Is Born (2018) (Warner)
  9. Bumblebee (Paramount)
  10. Mary Poppins Returns (Disney)

 

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