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November 2001
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In response to the many requests we have received for video rental information, Blackflix.com magazine is pleased to present our monthly Video Rental Report.


 

Total VHS and DVD rental business for the United States between January and October 21, 2001 compared to the prior year breaks down as follows: (in millions).
VHS
DVD
Year
Revenue
Turns
Revenue
Turns
Total
2000
6043
2055
389
93
6431
2001
5654
1859
1136
305
6790
Difference
-6%
-10%
+192%
+228%
+6%

The average VHS rental price at the end of October was $3.04 (up 3.4% over last year).

The average DVD rental price at the end of October was $3.73 (down -10.% over last year).



End Of Month Top 10 VHS rentals (in millions).
Title
Weekly Revenue
Revenue to Date
Cats & Dogs
$ 4.53
$ 4.58
Mummy Returns, The
$ 4.34
$ 22.83
Along Came A Spider
$ 3.20
$ 21.26
Knight's Tale, A
$ 3.15
$ 17.80
Bridget Jones's Diary
$ 2.26
$ 4.88
Heartbreakers (2001)
$ 1.89
$ 7.98
Blow
$ 1.87
$ 21.42
Spy Kids
$ 1.61
$ 17.20
Exit Wounds
$ 1.41
$ 24.34
One Night At McCool's
$ 1.33
$ 3.14

End Of Month Top 10 DVD rentals (in millions).
Title
Weekly Revenue
Revenue to Date
Mummy Returns, The
$ 1.43
$ 8.33
Angel Eyes (2001)
$ 1.38
$ 1.40
Bridget Jones's Diary
$ 1.36
$ 3.14
Along Came A Spider
$ 1.29
$ 8.85
Cats & Dogs
$ 1.10
$ 1.12
Knight's Tale, A
$ 1.08
$ 6.89
Blow
$ .70
$ 9.10
Heartbreakers (2001)
$ .66
$ 2.89
Driven
$ .64
$ 5.88
One Night At McCool's
$ .49
$ 1.11



Top Five Studios - VHS Rentals
Studio
Revenue (in millions)
Market Share
Columbia TriStar
$ 681.8
16.24%
Warner Home Video
$ 554.4
13.20%
Paramount Home Video
$ 471.7
11.23%
Universal
$ 425.3
10.13%
20th Century Fox
$ 392.7
9.35%

Top Five Studios - DVD Rentals
Studio
Revenue (in millions)
Market Share
Columbia TriStar
$ 148.6
15.82%
Warner Home Video
$ 122.1
13.00%
Universal
$ 100.6
10.71%
Paramount Home Video
$ 99.8
10.63%
20th Century Fox
$ 82.0
8.73%