WarnerMedia Ups Q2 Home Entertainment, Games Revenue 15%

Spurred by an ongoing video game boom as well as an enduring digital and packaged-media retail market for movies, WarnerMedia July 22 reported a 15% increase in second-quarter “games and other” revenue to $405 million, from $351 million during the previous-year period.

Through six months of the current fiscal year, retail sales of games, movies and TV shows is up 5% to $754 million, from $715 million in the previous-year period.

The top-selling game in June was Mortal Kombat 11 from Warner Bros. Interactive, according to The NPD Group.

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In home entertainment, Godzilla vs. Kong is the top-selling combined DVD/Blu-ray Disc release through June, according to NPD. Others include Tom & Jerry at No. 3 and Batman: The Long Halloween — Part One at No. 7.

Warner Bros. titles have dominated market sales, accounting for 70% of the Top 10 selling titles in the U.K. — the world’s No. 2 home video market. DC Comics superhero movie Wonder Woman 1984 is the top-selling title across the pond through June 30 across all formats.

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Top-Selling Movie of 2021 in U.K. Through June

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Wonder Woman 1984 is the top-selling home entertainment movie in the United Kingdom of 2021 so far, according to Official Charts Company data. The film tops out the year-to-date chart, which lays out the top 40 biggest films in the U.K. across disc and digital sales of the first six months of 2021.

WW84 has racked up 216,000 sales over the first six months of the year, with 67% of its total made up of DVD, Blu-ray Disc and 4K UHD, and the other 33% on digital download. The DC films production starring Gal Gadot spent six consecutive weeks atop the Official Film Chart, and 18 weeks in the Top 10.

Zack Snyder’s Justice League sits at No. 2, though it’s closely followed by Godzilla vs. Kong at No. 3, with a difference of just 1,600 unit sales between the two films, which have each spent several weeks each at No. 1 on the chart.

Other new releases for 2021 include Roald Dahl’s The Witches (No. 7), Bill & Ted Face the Music (No. 9), Raya and the Last Dragon (No. 15) and The Secret Garden (No. 17).

The biggest movie on the chart not released this year is Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s Spider-Man: Far From Home, from 2019, which landed at No. 4, and Warner’s 2020 Christopher Nolan thriller Tenet at No. 5. Still one of the U.K.’s most successful films more than three years post-release, 20th Century’s The Greatest Showman sits at No. 6.

While animated films such as Universal’s Trolls World Tour (No. 14), Sing (No. 20), Soul (No. 24) and Scoob! (No. 25) are among the most popular of the last six months, several live-action/animation hybrid releases also are performing well in 2021, with Tom & Jerry at No. 13, Sonic the Hedgehog at No. 16, Peter Rabbit hopping to No. 27 and Pokémon: Detective Pikachu landing at No. 37.

U.K. Top Home Entertainment Movies Through June 30

Position Movie
1 WONDER WOMAN 1984
2 ZACK SNYDER’S JUSTICE LEAGUE
3 GODZILLA VS KONG
4 SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME
5 TENET
6 THE GREATEST SHOWMAN
7 ROALD DAHL’S THE WITCHES
8 JOKER
9 BILL & TED FACE THE MUSIC
10 GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS

© Official Charts Company 2021

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Topped Disc Sales for Month of April

Warner’s Wonder Woman 1984 was No. 1 on the top 10 list of combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales for April 2021 according to the NPD Group’s VideoScan tracking service. The result comes as little surprise, given WW84 topped the weekly sales charts every week during April (it was the top weekly seller for the five weeks following its March 30 disc release).

The No. 2 seller in April, moving up from the No. 5 spot in March, was Universal Pictures’ News of the World, a Western starring Tom Hanks as a former soldier escorting an orphaned girl back to her family through dangerous Texas wilderness. It was released on Blu-ray and DVD March 23.

Disney’s Soul, the Oscar-winning animated movie from Pixar, was the No. 3 seller for the month, having been released on Blu-ray and DVD March 23. It was No. 4 in March.

The month’s No. 4 title was Lionsgate’s Shadow in the Cloud, released on Blu-ray and DVD April 6. The film stars Chloë Grace Moretz as a World War II flight officer on a secret mission when her bomber is attacked by gremlins.

Universal’s The Croods: A New Age, which topped the monthly charts for February and March, fell to No. 5 for April, though it remained the top seller for the year to date.

Sony Pictures’ video game adaptation Monster Hunter, another March disc release, dropped three spots on the monthly chart to No. 6.

The only other newcomer in the monthly top 10 was Screen Media’s Willy’s Wonderland at No. 8. The April 13 Blu-ray and DVD release stars Nicolas Cage as a man who, in order to fund the repairs to his broken-down car, must escape an abandoned family fun center where the animatronic characters have come to life.

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The top 10 titles on the year-to-date chart remained the same from the end of March, though the order shifted a bit.

After The Croods, WW84 remained No. 2 and Monster Hunter remained No. 3. Soul moved up a spot to No. 4, while News of the World moved up two spots to No. 5.

That pushed Universal and STX Films’ Greenland to No. 6, down two spots, and Paramount’s Love and Monsters to No. 7, down one spot on the yearly chart.

Warner’s Tenet slipped a spot to No. 9, getting passed by a Warner catalog title, the 2017 theatrical cut of Justice League that got a boost from HBO Max’s release of Zack Snyder’s director’s cut of the film, even though fan ire toward the theatrical cut is what prompted the movement to release the “Snyder Cut” in the first place.

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According to NPD, the April 2021 top 10 by units sold were:

  1. Wonder Woman 1984 (Warner)
  2. News of the World (Universal)
  3. Soul (Disney)
  4. Shadow in the Cloud (Lionsgate)
  5. The Croods: A New Age (Universal/DreamWorks)
  6. Monster Hunter (Sony Pictures)
  7. Friday 3-Movie Collection (Warner)
  8. Willy’s Wonderland (Screen Media)
  9. Rush Hour Trilogy (Warner)
  10. Neighbors 2-Movie Collection (Universal)

 

Year-to-date Top 10 (through April 2021):

  1. The Croods: A New Age (Universal/DreamWorks)
  2. Wonder Woman 1984 (Warner)
  3. Monster Hunter (Sony Pictures)
  4. Soul (Disney)
  5. News of the World (Universal)
  6. Greenland (Universal/STX)
  7. Love and Monsters (Paramount)
  8. Justice League (Warner)
  9. Tenet (Warner)
  10. The Meg (Warner)

 

‘The Croods: A New Age’ Tops March Disc Sales, ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ No. 2

‘The Little Things’ Debuts at No. 1 on Disc Sales Charts

After a month of Warner’s Wonder Woman 1984 dominating Blu-ray Disc and DVD sales, a new No. 1 emerged the week ended May 8.

It was another Warner title, The Little Things, that emerged as No. 1 on the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined Blu-ray Disc and DVD unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart. The crime thriller with Denzel Washington was released on disc May 4 after earning $15.24 million from a domestic box office run when it was also available on HBO Max for a month.

Wonder Woman 1984 dropped to No. 2 after five weeks in the top spot. In its sixth week, it sold 80% as many copies as Little Things in its first week.

A third Warner title, the historical drama Judas and the Black Messiah, debuted at No. 3 on the overall disc sales chart and No. 4 on the Blu-ray Disc chart.

The No. 4 overall disc and No. 5 Blu-ray was the Tom Hanks-starring Western News of the World, from Universal Pictures.

The No. 5 overall disc seller was Warner’s Rush Hour Trilogy collection.

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The No. 3 Blu-ray Disc seller, and No. 11 on the overall disc chart, was Disney-owned 20th Century Studios’ Speed, the 1994 action classic that debuted on 4K UHD Blu-ray Disc May 4. The new 4K combo pack accounted for 96% of all Speed unit sales, with the regular Blu-ray accounting for another 1%.

Blu-ray Disc accounted for 47% of total The Little Things sales, and 55% for that of Judas.

The only other newcomer in the top 10, debuting at No. 8 overall and N0. 7 on the Blu-ray chart, was Lionsgate’s The Virtuoso, a thriller about a hitman (Anson Mount) who is sent on a cryptic assignment by his mentor (Anthony Hopkins).

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The Media Play News rental chart for the week ended May 9 also had Little Things in the top spot.

No. 2 was a Redbox exclusive, the thriller Every Breath You Take, followed by Virtuoso at No. 3.

Wonder Woman 1984 fell a spot to No. 4. The previous week’s top rental, Paramount’s Cosmic Sin, a sci-fi actioner available early at Redbox, dropped to No. 5.

Judas and the Black Messiah debuted as the No. 6 rental.

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‘WW84’ Tops Disc Sales Charts for Fifth Week

Warner’s Wonder Woman 1984 remained No. 1 for a fifth week on the NPD VideoScan First Alert sales chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart the week ended May 1.

That’s the most weeks as No. 1 on the overall disc sales chart since another Warner title, Tenet, topped the chart five out of six weeks in December and January. It’s also the most consecutive weeks at No. 1 since Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog had six in a row in May and June of 2020. The pandemic no doubt contributed to the longevity of these titles at retail, both in disrupting the release schedule for putting strong titles into the market, and in retailers being slow to update new-release displays when new titles do make it to disc.

Case in point: new Best Picture Oscar winner Nomadland was release by Disney-owned Searchlight Films on Blu-ray April 27, yet failed to make either the top 50 disc sellers list or the top 30 Blu-ray sellers list, despite being No. 2 on DEG’s Watched at Home chart that tracks both digital and disc transactions. The Nomadland Blu-ray was not available on shelves at any of the big box retail chains and could only be purchased through online stores, where consumers could just as easily buy the digital version.

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The week’s No. 2 disc release (No. 3 on the Blu-ray chart) was Lionsgate’s Vanquish, a new crime thriller starring Morgan Freeman as a retired cop who forces a former drug courier (Ruby Rose) to do his bidding by kidnapping her daughter. It sold about half as many copies in its first week as WW84 did in its fifth.

Rounding out the top five overall disc sellers were Universal’s Tom Hanks-starring Western News of the World at No. 3 (No. 6 Blu-ray); The DVD-only Friday 3-Movie Collection from Warner at No. 4; and Disney’s Soul, the latest Pixar Animation Studios that won the Best Animated Feature Oscar and was No. 5 on both charts.

The Blu-ray chart saw several catalog titles push back into the top five. The 1987 romantic drama Dirty Dancing, from Lionsgate, was the No. 2 Blu-ray seller after Best Buy released an exclusive 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Steelbook edition April 27. It was No. 8 on the overall disc list, with 4K versions accounting for 55% of its sales.

The No. 4 selling Blu-ray was Arrow Video’s limited-edition re-release of the 2001 thriller Donnie Darko on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray. It was No. 31 on the overall disc sales chart.

Kino Lorber’s 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray version of the 1966 Clint Eastwood Western The Good, The Bad and the Ugly was No. 15 on the Blu-ray sales chart.

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The Media Play News rental chart for the week ended May 2 had Paramount’s Cosmic Sin at No. 1 after it became available early at Redbox kiosks weeks ahead of its May 18 wide release on disc.

Nomadland, which as noted was scarce at retail on disc, was readily available at rental outlets and took the No. 2 spot.

WW84 dropped to No. 3 on the rental chart, pushing the previous week’s top rental, Vanquish, to No. 4. News of the World was the No. 5 rental.

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‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Tops Watched at Home Chart for Fifth Week; ‘Marksman’ Debuts at No. 3

Warner Bros.’ Wonder Woman 1984 took the No. 1 spot for a fifth consecutive week on the “Watched at Home” chart the week ended May 1. The DC Comics superhero movie starring Gal Gadot has been available on Blu-ray Disc and DVD since March 30.

Best Picture Oscar winner Nomadland, from Disney-owned Searchlight Pictures, the indie arm of 20th Century Studios, jumped up nine spots to No. 2 following its release on Blu-ray Disc April 27, though the disc wasn’t made available on shelves by many retailers.

The week’s top newcomer to the chart was Universal’s The Marksman at No. 3, following its digital sellthrough release April 27. Liam Neeson plays an ex-Marine and hardened Arizona rancher who simply wants to be left alone as he tries to make a living on an isolated stretch of borderland. But everything changes when he witnesses migrants fleeing from a band of assassins sent by a ruthless drug cartel. The film made $15.6 million at the domestic box office.

The weekly Watched at Home chart, compiled from studio and retailer data and presented by DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group, tracks transactional video activity such as digital sellthrough, DVD and Blu-ray Disc, but not premium VOD or disc rental.

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Oscar winner Judas and the Black Messiah debuted at No. 14 after becoming available for digital purchase April 27 from Warner Bros. The story follows FBI informant William O’Neal (LaKeith Stanfield), who infiltrates the Illinois Black Panther Party and is tasked with keeping tabs on their chairman, Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya). O’Neal soon finds his loyalties divided between Hampton’s message and the FBI’s orders to take him down. Kaluuya won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor and the film also won the Oscar for Best Original Song (“Fight For You”).

Also making its debut on the chart was Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s DC Comics-based animated superhero movie Justice Society: World War II at No. 16. It also became available for digital sellthrough April 27. The 42nd entry in the DC Universe line of animated movies finds The Flash (voiced by Matt Bomer), prior to the formation of the Justice League, speeding back in time to find the Golden Age’s top superhero team, the Justice Society of America, locked in an epic battle against the Nazis.

The only other newcomer to the top 20 was Lionsgate’s crime thriller Vanquish, which arrived on DVD and Blu-ray April 27. The film stars Morgan Freeman as a retired cop who forces a former drug courier (Ruby Rose) to do his bidding by kidnapping her daughter.

  1. Wonder Woman 1984 (Warner)
  2. Nomadland (20th Century)
  3. The Marksman (Universal)
  4. Promising Young Woman (Universal)
  5. The Croods: A New Age (Universal)
  6. Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner)
  7. News of the World (Universal)
  8. Soul (Disney)
  9. City of Lies (Lionsgate)
  10. The Little Things (Warner)
  11. Monster Hunter (Sony Pictures)
  12. Yellowstone: Season 1 (Paramount)
  13. Yellowstone: Season 3 (Paramount)
  14. Judas and the Black Messiah (Warner)
  15. Willy’s Wonderland (Screen Media)
  16. Justice Society: World War II (Warner)
  17. Yellowstone: Season 2 (Paramount)
  18. Vanquish (Lionsgate)
  19. The Vault (Paramount)
  20. Queen of the South: Season 5 (20th Century)

 

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 1.

‘WW84’ Still Atop Disc Sales Charts After Fourth Week

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Wonder Woman 1984 remained No. 1 for a fourth consecutive week 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 April 24.

Returning to the No. 2 spot on both charts for the first time since its first week of release was Universal Pictures’ News of the World. The Tom Hanks-starring Western debuted at No. 2 following its March 23 disc release (behind Disney’s Soul), then bounced around the top five in the month since.

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Soul, from Pixar Animation studio, maintained the No. 3 spot on both charts. The film just won the Oscar for Best Animated Feature, but the Oscar ceremony occurred after the close of the sales week being tracked.

No. 4 on both charts was Screen Media’s Willy’s Wonderland, the horror-comedy hybrid starring Nicolas Cage as a stranded motorist who must survive a family fun center where the animatronics come to life.

The No. 5 overall disc seller was Warner’s DVD-only collection of the three “Friday” movies, moving up the charts thanks to a relative boost in catalog titles resulting from the lack of big new releases. The No. 5 Blu-ray Disc seller (and No. 7 overall) was Sony Pictures’ video game adaptation Monster Hunter.

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The Media Play News rental chart the week ended April 25 had WW84 slip to No. 2 after three weeks in the top spot. The week’s top rental was Lionsgate’s Vanquish, a crime drama available on Redbox a week before its wide April 27 disc release.

The No. 3 rental was News of the World, followed at No. 4 by Willy’s Wonderland and at No. 5 by Universal’s The Croods: A New Age.

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‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Tops Watched at Home Chart for Fourth Week; ‘Nomadland,’ ‘Little Things’ Enter Top 20

Warner Bros.’ Wonder Woman 1984 took the No. 1 spot for a fourth consecutive week on the “Watched at Home” chart the week ended April 24. The DC Comics superhero movie starring Gal Gadot has been available on Blu-ray Disc and DVD since March 30, but hasn’t had to deal with much competition in the way of new releases since then.

The week’s top newcomer to the chart was Warner’s The Little Things, at No. 9, following its digital sellthrough release April 20. The crime drama starring Denzel Washington, Rami Malek and Jared Leto, about a pair of sheriffs tracking a serial killer in Los Angeles, was released in theaters Jan. 29, earning $15.2 million at the domestic box office, and was simultaneously available for a month on WarnerMedia’s HBO Max SVOD service. It became available through premium VOD March 19.

The weekly Watched at Home chart, compiled from studio and retailer data and presented by DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group, tracks transactional video activity such as digital sellthrough, DVD and Blu-ray Disc, but not premium VOD or disc rental.

Best Picture Oscar winner Nomadland, from Disney-owned Searchlight Pictures, the indie arm of 20th Century Studios, made its first appearance on the Watched at Home chart at No. 11. It was released for digital purchase April 13 following a simultaneous run on Hulu and in theaters that saw it bring in $2.1 million at the domestic box office. Its appearance on the chart comes in the week just prior to its April 25 Oscar win, though its status as an Awards frontrunner likely upped its profile to home viewers. It was released on Blu-ray April 27, though the disc wasn’t made available on shelves by many retailers.

Universal Pictures’ Promising Young Woman moved up a spot to No. 2. The film, which stars Carey Mulligan as a woman whose promising future was derailed by a mysterious event, won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay, but as noted the Academy Awards ceremony was held after the cutoff for the chart’s weekly tracking period.

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Universal’s Tom Hanks-starring Western News of the World slipped to No. 3, while DreamWorks Animation’s The Croods: A New Age, also from Universal, remained at No. 4.

Rounding out the top five was Saban Films’ crime thriller City of Lies, which moved up two spots from the previous week. The film stars Johnny Depp as a retired detective and Forest Whitaker as a journalist examining the Los Angeles Police Department investigations of the murders of rappers Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G. Lionsgate releases the film on Blu-ray and DVD June 8.

  1. Wonder Woman 1984 (Warner)
  2. Promising Young Woman (Universal)
  3. News of the World (Universal)
  4. The Croods: A New Age (Universal)
  5. City of Lies (Lionsgate)
  6. Monster Hunter (Sony Pictures)
  7. Willy’s Wonderland (Screen Media)
  8. Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner)
  9. The Little Things (Warner)
  10. The Vault (Paramount)
  11. Nomadland (20th Century)
  12. Greenland (Universal/STX)
  13. Girl in the Basement (A+E)
  14. Soul (Disney)
  15. Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar (Lionsgate)
  16. Yellowstone: Season 3 (Paramount)
  17. Yellowstone: Season 1 (Paramount)
  18. Tenet (Warner)
  19. Yellowstone: Season 2 (Paramount)
  20. Wrong Turn (2021, 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 April 24.

‘Vanquish’ Tops Redbox Disc Rentals; ‘WW84’ Still No. 1 On Demand

Crime thriller Vanquish, from Lionsgate, took over the No. 1 spot on the Redbox disc rental chart the week ended April 25, and was No. 4 on the Redbox On Demand chart.

Vanquish stars Morgan Freeman as a retired cop who forces a former drug courier (Ruby Rose) to do his bidding by kidnapping her daughter. The film was available at Redbox a week earlier than its April 27 wide release on Blu-ray and DVD. It was released for VOD and digital purchase April 20.

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Wonder Woman 1984 slipped to No. 2 on the disc rental chart, which tracks DVD and Blu-ray Disc rentals at Redbox’s more than 40,000 red kiosks. But the superhero sequel spent a fourth consecutive week at No. 1 on the Redbox On Demand chart, which tracks digital rental transactions.

The No. 2 On Demand title for the second week was Universal’s Nobody, an action thriller that stars Bob Odenkirk as a man who tracks down the thieves who broke into his house.

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Universal Pictures’ News of the World was No. 3 on both charts, dropping a spot on the rental chart but moving up one on the digital chart. Screen Media’s Willy’s Wonderland dropped a spot to No. 4 on the disc chart and No. 6 on the On Demand chart. Universal’s The Croods: A New Age was No. 5 on both charts.

The only other newcomer to reach the charts was Warner’s Tom & Jerry, the live-action/animation hybrid that became available through premium VOD April 16.

Top DVD and Blu-ray Disc Rentals, Redbox Kiosks, Week Ended April 25:

  1. Vanquish — Lionsgate
  2. Wonder Woman 1984 — Warner
  3. News of the World — Universal
  4. Willy’s Wonderland — Screen Media
  5. The Croods: A New Age — Universal/DreamWorks
  6. The Penthouse — Lionsgate
  7. Greenland — Universal/STX
  8. Soul — Disney/Pixar
  9. Promising Young Woman — Universal
  10. Monster Hunter — Sony Pictures

 

Top Digital, Redbox On Demand, Week Ended April 25:

  1. Wonder Woman 1984 — Warner
  2. Nobody — Universal
  3. News of the World — Universal
  4. Vanquish — Lionsgate
  5. The Croods: A New Age — Universal/DreamWorks
  6. Willy’s Wonderland — Screen Media
  7. Promising Young Woman — Universal
  8. Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar — Liosngate
  9. Tom & Jerry — Warner
  10. Greenland — Universal/STX

 

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‘WW84’ Tops Disc Sales for Third Week; ‘Willy’s Wonderland’ Debuts at No. 2

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Wonder Woman 1984 spent a third week atop the NPD VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, and the dedicated Blu-ray chart the week ended April 17.

Debuting at No. 2 was Screen Media’s Willy Wonderland, which in its first week sold about one-third as many copies as the superhero sequel. The comedic horror film stars Nicolas Cage as a stranded motorist who finds himself fighting for survival against the homicidal animatronic inhabitants of an abandoned family fun center.

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Dropping a spot on both charts was Disney’s Soul at No. 3, and Universal Pictures’ News of the World at No. 4.

The No. 5 disc seller was Lionsgate’s Shadow in the Cloud, which was No. 6 on the Blu-ray chart.

The No. 5 Blu-ray seller was Sony Pictures’ video game adaptation Monster Hunter, which was No. 6 on the overall disc sales chart.

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On the Media Play News rental chart for the week ended April 18, Wonder Woman 1984 was the top rental and News of the World was No. 2 for the third-consecutive week.

Willy’s Wonderland debuted at No. 3, pushing Universal’s The Croods: A New Age to No. 4.

No. 5 was another new release, Lionsgate’s The Penthouse, a thriller about a man seeking revenge against a couple for interfering in his relationship.

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