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Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending Feb. 16, 2014

  (February 28, 2014)

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT) today announced the Top-10 DVD & Blu-ray Disc sales and rentals according to the company's Retail Essentials and Home Video Essentials tracking services whichare based on estimated consumer spending per data collected for the week ending Feb. 16, 2014.

RENTRAK TOP-10 DVD & BLU-RAY DISC SALES*:

RANK


Rentrak Announces Top DVD & Blu-ray Sales and Rentals for Week Ending Feb. 16, 2014

TITLE

STUDIO

WEEKS IN RELEASE

1

The Jungle Book (Diamond Edition)

Disney (NYSE: DIS)

1

2

Ender's Game

Summit Ent. (NYSE: LGF)

1

3

The Best Man Holiday

Universal (NASDAQ: CMCSA)

1

4

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2

Sony (NYSE: SNE)

3

5

Free Birds

FOX (NASDAQ: FOX)

2

6

Escape Plan

Summit Ent. (NYSE: LGF)

2

7

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

Paramount (NASDAQ: VIA & VIAB)

3

8

The Counselor

FOX (NASDAQ: FOX)

1

9

Sherlock: Season Three

BBC

1

10

Captain Phillips

Sony (NYSE: SNE)

4

*Week ended Feb. 15, 2014

RENTRAK TOP-10 DVD & BLU-RAY DISC RENTALS:

RANK

TITLE

STUDIO

WEEKS IN RELEASE

1

Escape Plan

Summit Ent. (NYSE: LGF)

2

2

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

Paramount (NASDAQ: VIA & VIAB)

3

3

Riddick**

Universal (NASDAQ: CMCSA)

5

4

Captain Phillips

Sony (NYSE: SNE)

4

5

Last Vegas

Sony (NYSE: SNE)

3

6

Ender's Game

Summit Ent. (NYSE: LGF)

1

7

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2

Sony (NYSE: SNE)

3

8

Runner Runner**

FOX (NASDAQ: FOX)

6

9

Despicable Me 2**

Universal (NASDAQ: CMCSA)

10

10

Lee Daniels' The Butler

Anchor Bay (NASDAQ: LSTZA)

5

**Titles have delayed availability at certain rental outlets.

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About Retail Essentials

Retail Essentials measures weekly consumer sales activity on standard DVD andBlu-rayDisc titles in the U.S. brick-and-mortar channel. No other service provides faster access to in-depth market data and weekly estimations of gross consumer spending. Rentrak delivers sell-through data broken down by DVD title, format, category, genre, TV market and more, within 72 hours after the close of each business week. Clients can access current, weekly, and historical title sales data to competitively benchmark industry performance.

About Home Video Essentials

Home Video Essentials is Rentrak's exclusive rental point-of-sale (POS) tracking system, which calculates title-level performance via rental transactions on over 65,000 DVD and video game properties in the brickandmortar, by-mail/online subscription and kiosk channels across North America. Rentrak is the world's largest processor of rental data, measuring in excess of one billion transactions each year from more than 5,000 storefronts, over 40,000 kiosks and over 9 million by-mail/online disc rental subscribers after the close of each business week. Clients are able to identify consumer trends, quantify performance, and benchmark findings against the broader business sector.

About Rentrak Corporation

Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT) is the entertainment and marketing industries' premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, precisely measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and TV everywhere. Using our proprietary intelligence and technology, combined with advanced demographics, only Rentrak is the census currency for VOD and Movies. Rentrak provides the stable and robust audience measurement services that movie, television and advertising professionals across the globe have come to rely on to better deliver their business goals and more precisely target advertising across numerous platforms including box office, multiscreen television and home video. For more information on Rentrak, please visitwww.rentrak.com

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Contact:
Antoine Ibrahim
646.722.1561
aibrahim@rentrak.com

Rentrak is the entertainment industry's premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, measuring movie and television content everywhere the consumer is watching including box office, multiscreen television and home video.

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