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'Identity Thief' swipes top DVD sales spot

EntertainmentWarner Bros.Sony Corp.Melissa McCarthy

The R-rated comedy “Identity Thief,” starring Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy, stole the top spot on the DVD and Blu-ray sales chart in the movie's first week in release. Zombie-themed teen rom-com “Warm Bodies,” also in its first week, ranked No. 1 in rentals.

Here are the top titles for the week that ended June 8 for sales and June 9 for rentals, according to Rentrak.

Top 10 DVD and Blu-ray sales

1. “Identity Thief” (Universal). Week 1.

2. “A Good Day to Die Hard” (Fox). Week 1.

3. “Warm Bodies” (Summit Entertainment). Week 1.

4. “Escape From Planet Earth” (Anchor Bay/Starz). Week 1.

5. “Breaking Bad: The Fifth Season” (Sony). Week 1.

6. “True Blood: The Complete Fifth Season” (Warner Bros.). Week 3.

7. “Safe Haven” (Fox). Week 5.

8. “12 Rounds 2: Reloaded” (Fox). Week 1.

9. “The Last Stand” (Lionsgate). Week 3.

10. “Falling Skies: The Complete Second Season” (Warner Bros.). Week 1.

Top 10 DVD and Blu-ray rentals

1. “Warm Bodies” (Summit Entertainment). Week 1.

2. “Mama” (Universal). Week 5.

3. “Broken City” (Fox). Week 6.

4. “Gangster Squad” (Warner Bros.). Week 7.

5. “Parker” (Sony). Week 3.

6. “Jack Reacher” (Paramount). Week 5.

7. “The Last Stand” (Lionsgate). Week 3.

8. “Escape From Planet Earth” (Anchor Bay/Starz). Week 1.

9. “Silver Linings Playbook (Anchor Bay/Starz). Week 6.

10. “Safe Haven” (Fox). Week 5.

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