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'Hobbit' hops to top of DVD sales chart; 'Argo' is top rental

April 01, 2013
  • Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins in a scene from "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey."
Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins in a scene from "The Hobbit: An Unexpected… (James Fisher / Warner Bros.…)

New releases ruled the sales market, with "The Hobbit," "Les Miserables" and "Zero Dark Thirty" knocking last week's "Rise of the Guardians" off its roost. But holdover “Argo” claimed top spot on the rental chart. Here are the top-selling and top-renting titles for the week ending March 23 and March 24, respectively, according to Rentrak.

TOP 10 DVD & BLU-RAY SALES

1.          "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey"   Warner Bros.    Week 1

2.          "Les Miserables"           Universal.         Week 1

3.          "Zero Dark Thirty"         Sony.   Week 1

4.          "Rise of the Guardians"     Paramount.       Week 2

5.          "Life of Pi"        Fox.    Week 2

6.          "Wreck-It Ralph"                       Disney.            Week 3

7.          "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2"       Summit Entertainment.  Week 4

8.          "This Is 40"       Universal.         Week 1

9.          "Game of Thrones: The Complete Second Season"        Warner Bros.    Week 5

10.        "Red Dawn"      Fox.     Week 3

TOP 10 DVD & BLU-RAY RENTALS

1.          "Argo"     Warner Bros.   Week 5

2.          "Zero Dark Thirty"         Sony.   Week 1

3.          "Skyfall"                        Fox.     Week 6

4.          "Rise Of The Guardians"           DreamWorks.   Week 2

5.          "Wreck-It Ralph"                       Disney.             Week 3

6.          "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2"       Summit Entertainment. Week 3

7.          "Taken 2"         Fox.     Week 9

8.          "Playing For Keeps"      Sony.               Week 3

9.          "End of Watch"     Universal.        Week 8

10.        "Flight"             Paramount.      Week 6

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