‘Sonic’ Tops Disc Sales for Fifth Week; ‘Birds of Prey’ Tops Blu-ray Chart

With the slate of major new DVD and Blu-ray releases coming to a near standstill as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog is running past the competition.

The video game adaptation spent its fifth consecutive week atop the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, the week ended June 20.

Sonic‘s four-week run atop the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart came to an end, however, as it fell to No. 3 for the week. Warner’s Birds of Prey jumped back into the top spot there, up two spots from a week earlier.

Birds of Prey also moved up to No. 2 on the overall disc sales chart, selling about 96% as many copies as Sonic during the week.

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Climbing five spots to No. 3 overall was Disney’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, which was the No. 2 Blu-ray seller.

The top newcomer was Warner’s Impractical Jokers: The Movie, at No. 17 overall. Blu-ray accounted for 48% of its total sales.

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On the Media Play News rental chart for the week ended June 21, Universal’s The Hunt was the top title for the second consecutive week.

Universal’s The Invisible Man held steady at No. 2, with Impractical Jokers debuting at No. 3.

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‘The Invisible Man’ Tops ‘Watched at Home’ Chart as ‘Yellowstone’ S3 Linear Premiere Boosts Sales of Earlier Seasons

Continued interest in Universal Pictures’ acclaimed The Invisible Man remake sent the thriller to the top of the weekly “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended June 20, ending a four-week run at No. 1 by Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog.

The Invisible Man debuted at No. 2 three weeks earlier after its May 26 release on Blu-ray Disc, 4K Ultra HD and DVD. The film became available through digital retailers on May 12, after appearing as a premium video-on-demand (PVOD) rental at $19.99 on March 16, after movie theaters were shuttered.

Sonic finished the week at No. 2.

Sony Pictures’ Jumanji: The Next Level, available for home viewing since March, jumped up three spots to No. 3 on the weekly chart, which tracks transactional video activity compiled from studio and retailer data through DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group.

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The home entertainment pipeline is now feeling the impact of COVID-19 production halts and movie theater closures, three months after the country was effectively shuttered. Traditional 90-day windows gave home entertainment a grace period, but studio marketers are now turning to catalog, TV product and other programming to fill the void.

To that end, the linear premiere of the third season of “Yellowstone” stoked consumer interest in the two previous seasons, both available on disc and digitally from Paramount Home Entertainment. Yellowstone: Season 1, initially released on disc in December 2018, shot up the “Watched at Home” chart to No. 4 from No. 17 the prior week, while Yellowstone: Season 2, released on DVD in November 2019, debuted at No. 10.

According to Deadline, the Season 3 debut of “Yellowstone” on June 21 across four networks — three Paramount Network telecasts and three simulcasts on CMT, TV Land and Pop — attracted 6.6 million total viewers, making it the top cable premiere so far this year.

Featuring a cast headed by Kevin Costner, “Yellowstone” is centered on the conflicts between a cattle ranch, an Indian reservation and land developers, all of whom share common borders.

Rounding out the top five on the “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended June 20 was Warner Bros.’ Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn, down from No. 4 the prior week.

  1. The Invisible Man (Universal)
  2. Sonic the Hedgehog (Parmount)
  3. Jumanji: The Next Level (Sony)
  4. Yellowstone: Season 1 (Paramount)
  5. Birds of Prey (Warner)
  6. The Hunt (Universal)
  7. Bad Boys for Life (Sony)
  8. 1917 (Universal)
  9. Bloodshot (Sony, 2020)
  10. Yellowstone: Season 2 (Paramount)
  11. The Call of the Wild (Disney, 2020)
  12. The Gentlemen (STX/Universal, 2019)
  13. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Disney)
  14. Spies in Disguise (Fox)
  15. Fantasy Island (Sony)
  16. Onward (Disney)
  17. Dolittle (Universal)
  18. Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner)
  19. Ford v Ferrari (Fox)
  20. I Still Believe (Lionsgate)

 

Source: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group
Includes U.S. digital sales, digital rentals, and DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K Ultra HD sales for the week ended June 20

‘Sonic’ Most-Watched Title for Fourth Straight Week

Paramount Home Entertainment’s Sonic the Hedgehog remained on top of the “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended June 13, its fourth consecutive week at No. 1.

With the COVID-19 production halts and movie theater closures beginning to impact the home entertainment pipeline, a lack of high-profile new releases is finding older releases dominating the weekly chart, which tracks transactional video activity compiled from studio and retailer data through DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group.

Universal Pictures’ The Invisible Man remake also remained at No. 2 for a third week.

The top new title in the top 20 was Universal’s The Hunt, which arrived on Blu-ray and DVD June 9. The thriller, an allegory about the conflict between America’s political right and left, earned $5.8 million during a brief theatrical run in March that ended early due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdowns. Soon after, Universal made the film available for premium VOD, which is not tracked by the DEG’s chart. The Hunt was released for digital sellthrough May 26 but didn’t climb onto the top of the charts until its disc release.

Warner Bros.’ Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn and two Sony Pictures releases, Bad Boys for Life and Jumanji: The Next Level, dropped a slot each to No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6, respectively.

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The most notable newcomer to the chart for the week came in at No. 10, 1939’s Gone With the Wind, distributed on disc by Warner Bros. Disc sales of the film exploded during the week after HBO Max removed the film from its streaming service following complaints about outdated depictions of slavery during the Civil War. Though HBO Max vowed to return the film with additional programming to discuss the film’s historical context, consumers took matters into their own hands and decided to buy the film on disc and through digital retailers such as iTunes. The disc was the No. 2 seller on the NPD Group’s weekly disc sales chart.

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  1. Sonic the Hedgehog (Paramount)
  2. The Invisible Man (Universal)
  3. The Hunt (Universal)
  4. Birds of Prey (Warner)
  5. Bad Boys for Life (Sony)
  6. Jumanji: The Next Level (Sony)
  7. Bloodshot (Sony, 2020)
  8. The Call of the Wild (Disney, 2020)
  9. 1917 (Universal)
  10. Gone With the Wind (Warner)
  11. Fantasy Island (Sony)
  12. The Gentlemen (STX/Universal, 2019)
  13. Onward (Disney)
  14. Spies in Disguise (Fox)
  15. Dolittle (Universal)
  16. Ford v Ferrari (Fox)
  17. Yellowstone: Season 1 (Paramount)
  18. RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars: Season 5 (MTV)
  19. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Disney)
  20. Knives Out (Lionsgate)

 

Source: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group
Includes U.S. digital sales, digital rentals, and DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K Ultra HD sales for the week ended June 13

Fourth Week for ‘Sonic’ As Top-Selling Disc; ‘Gone With the Wind’ Reaches No. 2

Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog took the No. 1 spot on the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray Disc chart the week ended June 13.

It’s the video game adaptation’s fourth-consecutive turn atop the charts, the first title to achieve a month at No. 1 since Sony Pictures’ Venom at the end of 2018 and beginning of 2019.

But the big surprise of the week was the surge experienced by 1939’s Gone With the Wind, distributed on disc by Warner Bros. The Oscar-winning classic, which has been the subject of criticisms for its handling of racially sensitive subject matter — slavery during the Civil War — and was very publicly removed from the HBO Max streaming service, which promised to return it with disclaimers and companion videos to provide some historical context for the film.

The publicity surrounding the film, however, seems to be fueling a newly formed adage of the modern collector — namely to own your favorite films and TV shows on physical media and watch them whenever you want, lest you become subjected to the whims of a digital retailer or streaming service that can pull them down at any time.

Gone With the Wind climbed to No. 2 on the overall disc charts for the week, and almost hit the top spot, selling 98% as many copies on disc as Sonic. With 34% of its sales coming from the Blu-ray Disc format, Gone With the Wind was No. 5 on the Blu-ray Disc sales chart. Many of the disc sales no doubt came from Walmart, which re-released catalog editions of the movie with a new slipcover — which promptly sold out at most stores once the HBO Max news hit. Most of the title’s listings at Amazon are not from the online store directly but from third-party resellers not likely to be tracked by the VideoScan service.

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The week’s top newcomer was Universal’s The Hunt, the controversial political allegory about wealthy left-wing elites hunting right-wingers for sport. It debuted at No. 3 on the overall disc sales chart, selling 90% as many copies as Sonic, and was No. 2 on the Blu-ray chart, with 51% of its sales coming from the HD format.

The Hunt earned $5.8 million during a theatrical run shortened by the coronavirus pandemic lockdowns.

Holding the No. 4 spot on the overall disc chart and climbing to No. 3 on the Blu-ray chart was Warner’s Birds of Prey in its fifth week on shelves.

The No. 5 overall title and No. 4 Blu-ray was Disney’s Onward.

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On the Media Play News rental chart for the week ended June 14, The Hunt debuted at No. 1. Universal’s The Invisible Man remake, which topped the rental chart the previous two weeks, slid to No. 2.

Disney-owned Fox’s The Call of the Wild was No. 3, followed by Birds of Prey at No. 4 and Sony Pictures’ Bad Boys for Life at No. 5.

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‘Jaws’ Swims Back Onto Disc Sales Chart at No. 7; ‘Sonic’ Spends Third Week at No. 1

Universal Pictures’ 45th anniversary re-release of director Steven Spielberg’s Jaws managed to hit at just the right time to make an impact on the disc sales charts.

Driven by the film’s debut on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc, Jaws grabbed the No. 7 spot on the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, the week ended June 6. That’s the 1975 film’s highest placement on the chart since it hit No. 4 in the summer of 2012 (another time it was re-released on disc).

The classic blockbuster about a shark that terrorizes an island vacation resort during a busy summer reached No. 6 on the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart. Blu-ray formats accounted for 72% of the film’s unit sales for the week. The 4K Ultra HD edition, which was released June 2, comprised 67% of the film’s total sales.

The top five titles on the overall sales chart were unchanged from the previous week.

Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog was No. 1 on both charts for a third consecutive week. Universal’s The Invisible Man was No. 2 on both charts, followed by Disney’s Onward at No. 3 and Warner’s Birds of Prey at No. 4.

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The No. 5 overall title was Disney-owned Fox’s The Call of the Wild, which was No. 7 on the Blu-ray Chart. Warner’s Justice League Dark: Apokolips War was the No. 5 Blu-ray seller for the week.

The top newcomer aside from the new edition of Jaws was Warner Bros.’ release of HBO’s Watchmen limited series, which was No. 22 overall and No. 10 on the Blu-ray chart.

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On the Media Play News rental chart for the week ended June 7, Invisible Man took the top spot for a second week, with Call of the Wild repeating at No. 2.

Birds of Prey rose a spot to No. 3, switching places with No. 4 Bloodshot, from Sony Pictures. Sonic climbed a spot to No. 5.

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‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Most-Watched Movie in Homes for Third Straight Week

Paramount Home Entertainment’s Sonic the Hedgehog remained on top of the “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended June 6, its third consecutive week at No. 1.

With the COVID-19 production halts and movie theater closures beginning to impact the home entertainment pipeline, a lack of high-profile new releases is finding older releases dominating the weekly chart, which tracks transactional video activity compiled from studio and retailer data through DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group.

Sonic the Hedgehog, based on a popular video game franchises, first hit No. 1 on the chart three weeks ago after it was released on Blu-ray Disc and DVD. Sonic earned $146 million at the domestic box office before theaters shut down in mid-March due to governmental shutdown orders intended to flatten the curve of new COVID-19 cases. Earlier this week, the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) said it expects upwards of 90% of movie screens in the world to re-open by July 17.

Sonic was released digitally on March 31 for digital purchase only.

Universal Pictures’ The Invisible Man remake also remained at No. 2 on the “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended June 6, a position it vaulted into the prior week after its May 26 release on Blu-ray Disc, DVD and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc.

The Invisible Man became available through digital retailers on May 12, after appearing as a premium video-on-demand (PVOD) rental at $19.99 on March 16, after movie theaters were shuttered.

The remainder of the “Watched at Home” chart also is largely unchanged from the prior week.

Warner Bros.’ Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn and two Sony Pictures releases, Bad Boys for Life and Jumanji: The Next Level, repeated at No. 3, No. 4 and No. 5, respectively.

Walt Disney’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker returned to the chart, at No. 18, after a week-long absence.

New to the chart, at No. 15, is RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars: Season 5, its popularity buoyed after it debuted on MTV June 5.

Season four of the Adult Swim TV series “Rick and Morty” shot up the chart to No. 10 from No. 16 the prior week. The first appeared on the “Watched at Home” chart the week ended May 9, debuting at No. 17.

  1. Sonic the Hedgehog (Paramount)
  2. The Invisible Man (Universal)
  3. Birds of Prey (Warner)
  4. Bad Boys for Life (Sony)
  5. Jumanji: The Next Level (Sony)
  6. Bloodshot (Sony, 2020)
  7. Fantasy Island (Sony)
  8. The Call of the Wild (Disney, 2020)
  9. Onward (Disney)
  10. Rick and Morty: Season 4 (Warner)
  11. The Gentlemen (STX/Universal, 2019)
  12. 1917 (Universal)
  13. Spies in Disguise (Fox)
  14. Dolittle (Universal)
  15. RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars: Season 5 (MTV)
  16. Ford v Ferrari (Fox)
  17. Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (Warner)
  18. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Disney)
  19. Knives Out (Lionsgate)
  20. Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner)

 

Source: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group
Includes U.S. digital sales, digital rentals, and DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K Ultra HD sales for the week ended June 6

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Outruns Debuting ‘Invisible Man’ on Disc Sales Charts

Sonic the Hedgehog remained the top Blu-ray/DVD seller in America for a second consecutive week despite the disc debut of the critically acclaimed remake of The Invisible Man the week ended May 30.

Paramount’s Sonic, based on the video game, had debuted in the top spot a week earlier on both the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart.

Coming in a close No. 2 on both charts, Universal’s Invisible Man sold 90% as many copies as Sonic. The film, which turns the classic horror tale of a man who can’t be seen into a modern psychological thriller, earned $65 million from a domestic box office run that was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic, leading Universal to release the film early via VOD (the digital equivalent of a rental).

Blu-ray Disc formats accounted for just 51% of first-week Invisible Man sales, with the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray comprising 11% of its total.

Down a spot from the previous week, at No. 3, was Disney’s Onward in its second week on disc. The latest Pixar film also had a shortened theatrical run and premiered on the Disney+ streaming service about a month after debuting in theaters.

Warner’s Birds of Prey in its third week on disc was the No. 4 seller on the overall disc sales chart, and No. 5 on the Blu-ray chart.

The No. 5 overall seller was Disney-owned Fox’s The Call of the Wild, also in its third week.

The No. 4 Blu-ray seller (No. 6 overall) was Warner’s direct-to-video ‘R’-rated animated superhero movie Justice League Dark: Apokolips War in its second week.

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Invisible Man was the only new release to crack the weekly top 50. With a number of potential theatrical releases from the past two months having been rescheduled due to the pandemic, retailers are likely to see a dearth of major new disc releases for the time being, with the most notable upcoming titles being a handful of TV or catalog special editions.

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On the Media Play News disc rental chart for the week ended May 31, Invisible Man took the No. 1 spot.

Call of the Wild held onto the No. 2 spot, while Sony Pictures’ Bloodshot rose a spot to No. 3, swapping places with Birds of Prey, which dropped to No. 4.

The previous week’s top rental, Warner’s The Way Back, dropped to No. 5.

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‘The Invisible Man’ Soars to No. 2 on ‘Watched at Home’ Chart After Blu-ray, DVD Release

Universal Pictures’ acclaimed reimagining of The Invisible Man soared up the weekly “Watched at Home” chart the week ended May 30 after the thriller was released on Blu-ray Disc, DVD and 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc.

The film, whose theatrical run was cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic, shot to No. 2 from No. 14 the prior week on the chart, which tracks transactional video activity compiled from studio and retailer data through DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group.

The Invisible Man became available through digital retailers on May 12, after appearing as a premium video-on-demand (PVOD) rental at $19.99 on March 16, after movie theaters were shuttered.

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The subsequent disc and digital releases include more than 20 minutes of bonus content — including a close-up look at lead actress Elisabeth Moss, feature commentary with writer-director Leigh Whannell, and deleted scenes — that were not included on the PVOD release.

Paramount Home Entertainment’s Sonic the Hedgehog remained at No. 1 on the “Watched at Home” chart. The film, based on a popular video game franchise, captured the top spot the previous week after its release on disc.

Warner Bros.’ Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn slipped to No. 3 from No. 2.

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Rounding out the top five on the “Watched at Home Chart” for the week ended May 30 are Sony Pictures’ Bad Boys for Life, repeating at No. 4, and Jumanji: The Next Level, which moved back up the chart to No. 5 from No. 9 the prior week.

Walt Disney’s Onward, catapulted to No. 3 the previous week in the wake of its disc release, fell to No. 7. The studio’s latest Pixar animated feature film has been available since April 3 on the Disney+ subscription streaming service.

  1. Sonic the Hedgehog (Paramount)
  2. The Invisible Man (Universal)
  3. Birds of Prey (Warner)
  4. Bad Boys for Life (Sony)
  5. Jumanji: The Next Level (Sony)
  6. Bloodshot (Sony, 2020)
  7. Onward (Disney)
  8. Fantasy Island (Sony)
  9. The Call of the Wild (Disney, 2020)
  10. 1917 (Universal)
  11. The Gentlemen (STX/Universal, 2019)
  12. Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (Warner)
  13. Dolittle (Universal)
  14. Spies in Disguise (Fox)
  15. The Way Back (Warner, 2020)
  16. Rick and Morty: Season 4 (Warner)
  17. Ford v Ferrari (Fox)
  18. I Still Believe (Lionsgate)
  19. Knives Out (Lionsgate)
  20. Emma (Universal)

 

Source: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group
Includes U.S. digital sales, digital rentals, and DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K Ultra HD sales for the week ended May 30.

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Rings Up Top Spot on Disc Sales Charts

Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog debuted at No. 1 on the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart the week ended May 23.

The film, based on the SEGA video game, earned $146 million at the domestic box office before theaters shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic.

No. 2 on both charts was another new-to-disc title, Disney’s Onward. The latest Pixar animated film earned $61.6 million in a two-week theatrical run cut short by the pandemic. Disney made the film available for sale digitally March 20 and put it on the Disney+ streaming service April 3. It still sold 65% as many disc copies as Sonic despite an under-the-radar Disney release by Disney.

The previous week’s top seller, Warner’s Birds of Prey, dropped to No. 3 on the overall disc sales chart and No. 4 on the Blu-ray Disc chart.

The newly released direct-to-video animated superhero movie Justice League Dark: Apokolips War debuted at No. 4 on the overall chart and No. 3 on the Blu-ray chart.

No. 5 on both charts was Disney-owned Fox’s The Call of the Wild, down three spots from the previous week.

Other newcomers in the top 20 included Warner’s The Way Back at No. 10 overall (No. 11 on the Blu-ray chart); Universal’s Emma. at No. 14 (No. 17 Blu-ray); and the anime movie Promare from Shout! Factory at No. 15 (No. 8 Blu-ray).

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Blu-ray Disc formats accounted for 62% of first-week Sonic sales, compared with 68% for Onward, 45% for The Way Back, 41% for Emma. and 93% for Promare. Apokolips War was available only in Blu-ray formats, either a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack or a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray combo pack.

The 4K edition accounted for 11% of total Apokolips War unit sales, compared with 14% for Sonic and 8% for Onward.

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On the Media Play News rental chart for the week ended May 24, The Way Back took over the No. 1 spot. The Call of the Wild rose two spots to No. 2.

The previous week’s top rental, Birds of Prey, dropped to No. 3, followed by Sony Pictures’ Bloodshot at No. 4.

Vertical Entertainment’s Capone, available on disc exclusively at Redbox, was the No. 5 rental.

Sonic the Hedgehog has been available for rental on disc since April 28, and was No. 7.

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‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Tops in Home Viewership After Blu-ray Disc, DVD Release

Five movies generated significant gains in home viewership after their May 19 release on Blu-ray Disc and DVD, led by Paramount Home Entertainment’s Sonic the Hedgehog, which soared to No. 1 on “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended May 23, up from No. 5 the prior week.

The film, based on a popular video game franchise, has been in the top five of the weekly chart — which tracks transactional video activity compiled from studio and retailer data through DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group — ever since its early digital release on March 31.

Walt Disney’s Onward, the studio’s latest Pixar animated feature film, reappeared on the chart at No. 3, also after its release on disc — and in spite of the fact that it has been available since April 3 on the Disney+ subscription streaming service. The film was one of several high-profile movies that was given an early digital release in mid-March after the pandemic-induced shutdown of movie theaters. Onward spent just two weeks in theaters prior to its March 20 digital release.

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Two other films, both from Warner Bros., that returned to the chart after their May 19 release on disc are Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (No. 6) and The Way Back (No. 17).

Universal Pictures’ Emma., also new to Blu-ray Disc and DVD, debuted on the chart at No. 15.

Warner Bros.’ Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn, No. 1 the prior week, slipped to No. 2.

Rounding out the top five on the “Watched at Home Chart” for the week ended May 23 are Sony Pictures’ Bad Boys for Life at No. 4 and Bloodshot at No. 5, down from No. 2 and No. 3, respectively.

  1. Sonic the Hedgehog (Paramount)
  2. Birds of Prey (Warner)
  3. Onward (Disney)
  4. Bad Boys for Life (Sony)
  5. Bloodshot (Sony, 2020)
  6. Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (Warner)
  7. The Call of the Wild (Disney, 2020)
  8. Fantasy Island (Sony)
  9. Jumanji: The Next Level (Sony)
  10. The Gentlemen (STX/Universal, 2019)
  11. I Still Believe (Lionsgate)
  12. 1917 (Universal)
  13. Dolittle (Universal)
  14. The Invisible Man (Universal)
  15. Emma. (Universal, 2020)
  16. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Disney)
  17. The Way Back (Warner, 2020)
  18. Spies in Disguise (Fox)
  19. Ford v Ferrari (Fox)
  20. Knives Out (Lionsgate)

 

Source: DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group
Includes U.S. digital sales, digital rentals, and DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K Ultra HD sales for the week ended May 23