‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ Shoots to Top of Disc Sales Charts

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s Zombieland: Double Tap 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 Jan. 25.

The sequel to 2009’s post-apocalyptic comedy Zombieland earned $73.1 million at the domestic box office, about the same as the original.

The previous week’s top seller, Disney’s Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, dropped to No. 2 on the overall sales chart and No. 3 on the Blu-ray chart.

Warner’s Joker slipped to No. 3 overall but stayed at No. 2 on the Blu-ray chart.

Another newcomer, MGM’s animated The Addams Family remake, distributed by Universal Pictures, debuted at No. 4 on both charts.

Paramount’s Gemini Man was No. 5 overall and No. 6 on the Blu-ray chart.

The newly released comedy Jay & Silent Bob Reboot, the seventh installment of Kevin Smith’s View Askewniverse of connected films, was No. 6 overall and No. 5 on the Blu-ray chart.

Sony’s police drama Black and Blue debuted as the No. 8 overall seller and No. 10 on the Blu-ray chart.

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Blu-ray Disc formats accounted for 68% of Zombieland: Double Tap unit sales, with the 4K Ultra HD combo pack comprising 14% of its overall total.

Jay & Silent Bob Reboot had the week’s biggest share of its total from Blu-ray, at 86%.

For Addams Family, Blu-ray accounted for 53%, and 50% for Black and Blue.

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Zombieland: Double Tap was also No. 1 on the Media Play News rental chart for the week ended Jan. 26. The previous week’s top rental, Gemini Man, slipped to No. 2.

Addams Family entered the rental chart at No. 3, while Joker slipped to No. 4 and Maleficent: Mistress of Evil was No. 5.

Other newcomers on the rental chart included Black and Blue at No. 6, Universal’s horror entry Countdown at No. 7, Jay & Silent Bob Reboot at No. 15, and Paramount’s I See You at No. 18.

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