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'Law Abiding Citizen' Tops Weekly BLOCKBUSTER(R) Hit List of 'Top 10 Rented DVDs'
Feb 23, 2010 (03:02 PM EST)


DALLAS, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Topping the BLOCKBUSTER® (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) Hit List of "Top 10 Rented DVD Titles" for the week ending Feb. 21 is "Law Abiding Citizen."  Law Abiding Citizen is a 2009 thriller film directed by F. Gary Gray from a screenplay written by Kurt Wimmer, and starring Jamie Foxx and Gerard Butler. The film takes place in Philadelphia and tells the story of a man who decides to exact justice on his family's killers, as well as the criminal justice system.

BLOCKBUSTER® Hit List

Top 10 Renting DVD Titles at U.S. BLOCKBUSTER stores for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Law Abiding Citizen
  2. Couples Retreat
  3. The Time Traveler's Wife
  4. The Stepfather
  5. The Collector
  6. Zombieland
  7. Surrogates
  8. The Hurt Locker
  9. Love Happens
  10. A Serious Man

Top 10 Selling DVD Titles at U.S. BLOCKBUSTER stores for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Law Abiding Citizen
  2. Couples Retreat
  3. Zombieland
  4. Michael Jackson's This Is It
  5. The Time Traveler's Wife
  6. Scarface
  7. The Stepfather
  8. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  9. The Notebook
  10. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Top 10 Online Renting DVD Titles at Blockbuster.com for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Law Abiding Citizen
  2. Couples Retreat
  3. The Time Traveler's Wife
  4. Zombieland
  5. Surrogates
  6. Love Happens
  7. The Invention of Lying
  8. Inglourious Basterds
  9. The Hurt Locker
  10. Whiteout

Top 10 Renting Blu Ray DVD Titles at U.S. BLOCKBUSTER stores for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Law Abiding Citizen
  2. Couples Retreat
  3. The Time Traveler's Wife
  4. Zombieland
  5. The Stepfather
  6. Surrogates
  7. The Hurt Locker
  8. The Collector
  9. Gamer
  10. The Invention of Lying

Top 10 Download-to-Rent Movie Titles at Blockbuster.com for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Couples Retreat
  2. The Time Traveler's Wife
  3. The Hurt Locker
  4. Love Happens
  5. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
  6. The Collector
  7. Inglourious Basterds
  8. Good Hair
  9. The Invention of Lying
  10. Whiteout

Top 10 Download-to-Own Titles at Blockbuster.com for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Dexter: Our Father: Season 3, Ep 1
  2. Dexter: Finding Freebo: Season 3, Ep 2
  3. Dexter: Do You Take Dexter Morgan?: Season 3, Ep 12
  4. Zombieland
  5. Dexter: The Lion Sleeps Tonight: Season 3, Ep 3
  6. Dexter: All in the Family: Season 3, Ep 4
  7. Dexter: Go Your Own Way: Season 3, Ep 10
  8. Dexter: Easy as Pie: Season 3, Ep 7
  9. Dexter: I Had a Dream: Season 3, Ep 11
  10. Dexter: About Last Night: Season 3, Ep 9

Top 10 Renting Video Game Titles at U.S. BLOCKBUSTER stores for the week ending Feb. 21, 2010:

  1. Bioshock 2 – X360
  2. Dante's Inferno – X360
  3. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 – X360
  4. New Super Mario Bros. – Wii
  5. Dante's Inferno – PS3
  6. Aliens vs. Predator – X360
  7. Army of Two: The 40th Day – X360
  8. Bioshock 2 –  PS3
  9. Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games – Wii
  10. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 – PS3

These DVD Rental New Releases are hitting the streets Tuesday, Mar. 2, 2010:

  • 2012
  • Where the Wild Things Are
  • Ponyo
  • The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
  • The Beaches of Agnes
  • Gentlemen Broncos
  • Bitch Slap
  • Strawberry Shortcake: The Berryfest Princess Movie
  • Alice
  • Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey!
  • F4: Vortex
  • Wushu Warrior
  • Tell Them Anything you Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak
  • The Whale Warrior: The Pirate for the Sea

For more information, check participating BLOCKBUSTER stores and online at blockbuster.com.

About Blockbuster

Blockbuster Inc. is a leading global provider of rental and retail movie and game entertainment. The company provides customers with convenient access to media entertainment anywhere, any way they want it - whether in-store, by-mail, through vending kiosks or digitally downloaded directly to their family room or mobile device. With a highly recognized brand name and a library of more than 125,000 movie and game titles, Blockbuster leverages its multichannel presence to serve two million daily global customers and more than 50 million annual global customers. The company may be accessed worldwide at www.blockbuster.com.

SOURCE Blockbuster Inc.