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Domestic Market Share

July 30, 1996

Domestic market share and number of films in release for U.S. distributors from Jan. 2 through July 29:

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Distributor Films Market share Buena Vista 29 21.8% Warner Bros. 17 15.2% Fox 8 13.0% Universal 15 11.2% Paramount 15 10.8% Sony 23 9.0% MGM/UA 16 7.2% Miramax 31 3.6% New Line 14 3.4% Gramercy 10 2.2%

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TRACKING THE TOP 10

Total grosses of the latest top 10 box-office releases for the weekend of July 26-28, in millions of dollars:

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% change Box Wks in Wknd. from office Film (distributor) release total last to date 1. A Time to Kill (Warner Bros.) 1 $14.8 -- $19.6 2. Independence Day (Fox) 4 $13.8 -35 $223.1 3. Phenomenon (Buena Vista) 4 6.3 -22 72.3 4. Courage Under Fire (Fox) 3 5.7 -29 35.3 5. Kingpin (MGM / UA) 1 5.6 -- 5.6 6. Supercop (Miramax) 1 5.5 -- 5.5 7. The Nutty Professor (Universal) 5 5.3 -30 102.7 8. The Adventures of...(New Line) 1 3.8 -- 3.8 9. Multiplicity (Columbia) 2 3.5 -31 13.4 10. Fled (MGM/UA) 2 3.1 -- 11.0

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*Distributors receive roughly half of box-office revenue, on average.

Note: Market share figures for Sony include Columbia, TriStar and Triumph releases.

Figures for New Line include Fine Line releases.

Sources: Top 10 provided by Entertainment Data Inc.

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