Actioner ‘The Doorman’ Debuts Atop Redbox Disc Rental Chart; ‘The Secret: Dare to Dream’ Tops On Demand Chart for Fourth Week

The newly released The Doorman, an action thriller from Lionsgate, topped the Redbox disc rental chart the week ended Oct. 18, and landed at No. 6 on the Redbox On Demand chart for the week.

The film, which was released on Blu-ray and DVD Oct. 13, stars Ruby Rose as a former Marine turned doorman who battles mercenaries intent on destroying her apartment building to retrieve precious artwork hidden in the walls.

The previous week’s top rental, Redbox’s own Ava, slipped to No. 2 on the disc chart after two weeks in the top spot, and fell a spot to No. 4 on the Redbox On Demand chart, which tracks digital rental transactions.

Lionsgate’s The Secret: Dare to Dream remained No. 1 on the Redbox On Demand chart for a fourth consecutive week. It stayed at No. 5 on the disc rental chart, which tracks DVD and Blu-ray Disc rentals at the company’s more than 40,000 red kiosks.

RLJE Films’ The Tax Collector stayed No. 2 on the On Demand chart and dropped to No. 3 on the disc chart.

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No. 4 on the disc rental chart and No. 3 on the digital chart was Lionsgate’s The Silencing. The No. 5 On Demand title was Redbox’s An Imperfect Murder, a thriller about an actress who wakes up to learn she may have killed her ex-boyfriend.

Other newcomers on the disc chart were Lionsgate’s Seized at No. 8, and Vertical Entertainment’s Critical Thinking at No. 10. Lionsgate’s Alone, about a man trapped in his apartment during a zombie apocalypse, jumped onto the On Demand chart at No. 7 (not to be confused with Magnolia’s Alone, which is about a woman escaping a kidnapper in the woods and was released a month earlier).

Top DVD and Blu-ray Disc Rentals, Redbox Kiosks, Week Ended Oct. 18:

  1. The Doorman — Lionsgate
  2. Ava — Redbox
  3. The Tax Collector — RLJ
  4. The Silencing — Lionsgate
  5. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  6. Scoob! — Warner
  7. The 2nd — Universal
  8. Seized — Lionsgate
  9. True History of the Kelly Gang — Shout! Factory
  10. Critical ThinkingVertical

 

Top Digital, Redbox On Demand, Week Ended Oct. 18:

  1. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  2. The Tax Collector — RLJ
  3. The Silencing — Lionsgate
  4. Ava — Redbox
  5. An Imperfect Murder — Redbox
  6. The Doorman — Lionsgate
  7. Alone (2020-B)Lionsgate
  8. Homefront — Universal
  9. Halloween (2018) Universal
  10. The Secret Garden (2020)Universal

 

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‘Ava’ Tops Redbox Disc Rentals for Second Week, While ‘The Secret: Dare to Dream’ Tops On Demand Chart for Third

The thriller Ava topped the Redbox disc rental chart for the second week in a row the week ended Oct. 11. Available exclusively on disc from Redbox kiosks, the film starring Jessica Chastain as an assassin had been No. 2 in its first week. It fell a spot to No. 3 on the Redbox On Demand chart for the week.

Lionsgate’s The Secret: Dare to Dream remained No. 1 on the Redbox On Demand chart, which tracks digital rental transactions, for a third consecutive week. It dropped to No. 5 on the disc rental chart, which tracks DVD and Blu-ray Disc rentals at the company’s more than 40,000 red kiosks.

No. 2 on both charts was RLJE Films’ The Tax Collector, a gritty drama about a pair of street thugs who collect protection money getting caught in the middle of a turf war.  While already available digitally, it was released on disc Oct. 6.

No. 3 on the disc rental chart and No. 5 on the digital chart was Lionsgate’s The Silencing, a thriller starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Annabelle Wallis about a hunter tracking down the man who may have kidnapped his daughter years earlier.

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No. 4 on the disc chart and No. 6 on the digital chart was Universal’s The 2nd, an actioner about an agent protecting the daughter of a Supreme Court justice from kidnappers.

Rounding out the top five On Demand titles at No. 4 was Universal’s The Secret Garden remake, which was the No. 8 disc rental.

Other newcomers on the disc chart were Screen Media’s Black Water: Abyss at No. 6, and Universal’s American Pie Presents: Girls Rules, the latest direct-to-video “American Pie” spinoff, at No. 10. Redbox’s An Imperfect Murder jumped onto the On Demand chart at No. 8.

Top DVD and Blu-ray Disc Rentals, Redbox Kiosks, Week Ended Oct. 11:

  1. Ava — Redbox
  2. The Tax Collector — RLJ
  3. The Silencing — Lionsgate
  4. The 2nd — Universal
  5. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  6. Black Water: Abyss — Screen Media
  7. True History of the Kelly Gang — Shout! Factory
  8. The Secret Garden (2020)Universal
  9. Scoob! — Warner
  10. American Pie Presents: Girls’ Rules — Universal

 

Top Digital, Redbox On Demand, Week Ended Oct. 11:

  1. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  2. The Tax Collector — RLJ
  3. Ava — Redbox
  4. The Secret Garden (2020)Universal
  5. The Silencing — Lionsgate
  6. The 2nd — Universal
  7. Homefront — Universal
  8. An Imperfect Murder — Redbox
  9. Death of Me — Lionsgate
  10. The King of Staten Island — Universal

 

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‘Ava’ Tops Redbox Disc Rentals; ‘The Secret: Dare to Dream’ Tops On Demand Chart

The thriller Ava topped the Redbox disc rental chart the week ended Oct. 4. Available exclusively on disc from Redbox kiosks, the film had been No. 2 a week earlier. It also remained No. 2 on the Redbox On Demand chart for the week.

The film stars Jessica Chastain as an assassin.

The previous week’s top title, Lionsgate’s The Secret: Dare to Dream, dropped to No. 2 on the disc rental chart, which tracks DVD and Blu-ray Disc rentals at the company’s more than 40,000 red kiosks, and remained No. 1 on the Redbox On Demand chart, which tracks digital rental transactions.

No. 2 on the disc rental chart and No. 3 on the digital chart was Lionsgate’s The Silencing, a thriller starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Annabelle Wallis about a hunter tracking down the man who may have kidnapped his daughter years earlier.

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No. 4 on the rental chart was Shout! Factory’s True History of the Kelly Gang. The Western has been available for sale on disc on several weeks but is appearing on the disc rental charts for the first time.

The No. 5 disc rental was Universal’s newly released Welcome to Sudden Death, a remake of the 1995 Jean-Claude Van Damme actioner Sudden Death.

Rounding out the top five On Demand titles were Magnolia’s Alone at No. 4 and Lionsgate’s Homefront at No. 5.

Top DVD and Blu-ray Disc Rentals, Redbox Kiosks, Week Ended Oct. 4:

  1. Ava — Redbox
  2. The Silencing — Lionsgate
  3. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  4. True History of the Kelly Gang — Shout! Factory
  5. Welcome to Sudden Death — Universal
  6. Scoob! — Warner
  7. Irresistible — Universal
  8. Rogue — Lionsgate
  9. The King of Staten Island — Universal
  10. You Should Have Left — Universal

 

Top Digital, Redbox On Demand, Week Ended Oct. 4:

  1. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  2. Ava — Redbox
  3. The Silencing — Lionsgate
  4. Alone — Magnolia
  5. Homefront — Universal
  6. The Tax Collector — RLJ
  7. The King of Staten Island — Universal
  8. The 2nd — Universal
  9. Antebellum — Lionsgate
  10. Guest House — Lionsgate

 

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‘The Secret: Dare to Dream’ Tops Redbox Charts

Lionsgate’s The Secret: Dare to Dream debuted at No. 1 on the Redbox disc and digital charts the week ended Sept. 27.

Based on the 2006 self-help book The Secret by Rhonda Byrne, the movie stars Katie Holmes as a widowed mother of three who meets a handyman (Josh Lucas) who inspires her with the power of positive thinking.

No. 2 on both the disc rental chart, which tracks DVD and Blu-ray Disc rentals at the company’s more than 40,000 red kiosks, and the Redbox On Demand chart, which tracks digital rental transactions, was Redbox’s own Ava, a thriller starring Jessica Chastain as an assassin.

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment’s Irresistible, which was the top disc rental the previous three weeks, dropped to No. 3 on the disc chart, followed by Lionsgate’s Rogue at No. 4. Newcomer Most Wanted, from Paramount, debuted at No. 5 on the disc chart.

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The On Demand chart had Screen Media’s The Outpost at No. 3, Magnolia’s Alone at No. 4, and Lionsgate’s Antebellum at No. 5.

The only other new release on either chart was Lionsgate’s Let It Snow, which was No. 7 on the disc rental chart.

Top DVD and Blu-ray Disc Rentals, Redbox Kiosks, Week Ended Sept. 27:

  1. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  2. Ava — Redbox
  3. Irresistible — Universal
  4. Rogue — Lionsgate
  5. Most Wanted — Paramount
  6. The King of Staten Island — Universal
  7. Let It Snow — Lionsgate
  8. Hard Kill — Redbox
  9. Scoob! — Warner
  10. You Should Have Left — Universal

 

Top Digital, Redbox On Demand, Week Ended Sept. 27:

  1. The Secret: Dare to Dream — Lionsgate
  2. Ava — Redbox
  3. The Outpost — Screen Media
  4. Alone — Magnolia
  5. Antebellum — Lionsgate
  6. Homefront — Universal
  7. The King of Staten Island — Universal
  8. The Tax Collector — RLJ
  9. Dark Waters — Universal
  10. Z — RLJ

 

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‘Outlander: Season 5’ Jumps to No. 1 on ‘Watched at Home’ Chart

The fifth season of the fantasy TV series “Outlander,” distributed by Sony Pictures, was the top title on the weekly “Watched at Home” chart for the week ended Sept. 19.

The Blu-ray and DVD edition of the season arrived in stores Sept. 15.

Also new to the list at No. 7 is the anime movie Weathering With You, released on Blu-ray and DVD Sept. 15 by Shout! Factory.

No. 12 saw the debut of Lionsgate’s The Secret: Dare to Dream, which became available for digital sellthrough Sept. 15. Based on the 2006 self-help book The Secret by Rhonda Byrne, the movie stars Katie Holmes as a widowed mother of three who meets a handyman (Josh Lucas) who inspires her with the power of positive thinking.

The other new release on the list, at No. 15, is Magnolia Pictures’ Alone, a thriller about a recently widowed woman who flees the city only to be kidnapped by a strange man and held captive in his cabin.

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The three seasons of Paramount’s drama series “Yellowstone,” which the previous week took the top three spots, dropped to second, third and fourth on the “Watched at Home” chart, which tracks transactional video activity (both digital and on DVD and Blu-ray Disc) compiled from studio and retailer data through DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group. Season three was No. 2, followed by season two then season one.

Warner’s eight-film “Harry Potter” collection rounded out the top five.

The Sept. 18 death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg inspired viewers to revisit two 2018 films about her: the documentary RBG, from Magnolia, at No. 10, and the biopic On the Basis of Sex, from Universal, at No. 16. In the latter, Felicity Jones plays a younger Ginsberg making a name for herself as a civil rights attorney.

  1. Outlander: Season 5 (Sony Pictures)
  2. Yellowstone: Season 3 (Paramount)
  3. Yellowstone: Season 2 (Paramount)
  4. Yellowstone: Season 1 (Paramount)
  5. Harry Potter Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner)
  6. The Tax Collector (RLJ Entertainment)
  7. Weathering With You (Shout! Factory)
  8. Trolls World Tour (Universal/DreamWorks)
  9. The King of Staten Island (Universal)
  10. RBG (Magnolia)
  11. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Warner)
  12. The Secret: Dare to Dream (Lionsgate)
  13. Irresistible (2020, Universal)
  14. Hocus Pocus (Disney)
  15. Alone (Magnolia)
  16. On the Basis of Sex (Universal)
  17. Guest House (Lionsgate)
  18. The Silencing (2020, Lionsgate)
  19. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Warner)
  20. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (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 Sept. 19.

‘Secret Garden’ Top New Digital Release; ‘The Secret,’ ‘Most Wanted’ and ‘Beckman’ Debut on Disc

Universal Pictures’ The Secret Garden tops the slate of new digital releases available Sept. 22, while new disc releases on that same date include Lionsgate’s The Secret: Dare to Dream, Paramount’s Most Wanted and Universal’s Beckman.

Also out Sept. 22: 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray editions of Stanley Kubrick’s classic war 1987 film Full Metal Jacket, from Warner Bros., and the 2014 jazz drama Whiplash, from Sony Pictures, along with Blu-ray Disc editions of The Masque of the Red Death and The Vincent Price Collection, both from Shout! Factory.

STX Films’ The Secret Garden is based on the 1911 fantasy novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Set in England in 1947, the film follows a young orphan girl (Dixie Egerickx) who, after being sent to live with her uncle (Colin Firth), discovers a magical garden on the grounds of his estate. The cast also includes Julie Walters, Isis Davis and Amir Wilson. The film will be released on DVD and Blu-ray Disc on Oct. 6.

The Secret: Dare to Dream, available on Blu-ray Disc and DVD a week after its digital release, is a drama based on the 2006 self-help book The Secret by Rhonda Byrne. The film stars Katie Holmes and Josh Lucas and was directed by Andy Tennant, from a screenplay by he wrote with Bekah Brunstetter and Rick Parks.

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Most Wanted, available Sept. 22 on Blu-ray Disc and through digital retailers, is based on a true story about an investigative journalist (Josh Hartnett) who unravels a twisted entrapment case in which Daniel (Antoine Olivier Pilon) is forced into a dangerous drug deal against his will and is sentenced to 100 years in a Thai prison.  The journalist must track down the shady undercover cops benefiting off the conspiracy, while also fighting for Daniel’s freedom.

And Beckman, a revenge thriller consumers can buy or rent on DVD or through digital retailers, focus on a gun for hire, Aaron Beckman (David A.R. White) who decides to give up his life of crime when his soul cries out for healing, peace, forgiveness and grace. However, his journey toward salvation is cut short when his daughter is kidnapped by a deranged cult leader, and he resorts to his old ways to seek revenge.

A complete list of new disc and digital releases, compiled each week by the Media Play News market research team, can be found here.

‘The Secret: Dare to Dream’ Available for Digital Sale Sept. 15, on Disc Sept. 22

Lionsgate will release The Secret: Dare to Dream for digital sellthrough Sept. 15, followed by Blu-ray combo pack (with DVD and digital copy), standalone DVD and VOD availability Sept. 22.

Directed by Andy Tennant and based on the best-selling book by Rhonda Byrne, The Secret: Dare to Dream stars Katie Holmes as Miranda, a young widow trying to make ends meet while raising her three children and dating her boyfriend (Jerry O’Connell). A devastating storm brings an enormous challenge and a mysterious man, Bray (Josh Lucas), into Miranda’s life. Bray reignites the family’s spirit but, unbeknownst to Miranda, also holds an important secret — one that will change everything.

The Blu-ray and DVD will include the featurette “The Secret on Set.”

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