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This chart tracks video sales--alternating weekly among...

This chart tracks video sales--alternating weekly among an overall view of the market and profiles of individual segments. Sales data include mass merchandisers and retailers but not most discount outlets.

Theatrical: 77%

Children’s: 13%

Television: 4%

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Exercise: 3%

Sports: 1%

Other: 2%

Television-Based Video Vendors

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Year-to-date share of the televison-based video sales market through July 5 and current top-selling TV-based videos:

Company: Warner Home Video*

Share: 21.8%

Current best-selling video: South Park Volume 1**

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Company: Fox

Share: 16.4%

Current best-selling video: Lost in Space--Wave 3 (three-pack)

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Company: Disney

Share: 13.9%

Current best-selling video: Toothless

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Company: Paramount Home Video

Share: 8.8%

Current best-selling video: Star Trek Next Generation: Chain ...

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Company: Anchor Bay

Share: 8.1%

Current best-selling video: Fun With the Stooges

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Company: PolyGram Home Video

Share: 5.1%

Current best-selling video: 8 Best Bits of Mr. Bean

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Company: Hallmark Home Ent.

Share: 3.9%

Current best-selling video: Moby Dick

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Company: Cabin Fever

Share: 3.4%

Current best-selling video: Lonesome Dove

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Company: Republic Home Entertain.

Share: 3.1%

Current best-selling video: Dance With the White Dog

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Company: Universal Home Video

Share: 3.0%

Current best-selling video: Little Rascals

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Market Leaders June 29-July 5

Top video vendors, in percentage of sales in all categories:

Warner Home Video*: 22.5%

Paramount Home Video: 14.8%

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Disney: 12.1%

Columbia: 11.0%

Fox: 8.8%

Universal Home Video: 7.4%

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*Includes MGM, HBO, Tuner, New Line and Warner Vision

**Warner is distributing for Rhino Home Video.

Source: VideoScan


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