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Horror Sales: Jinn, Thor 2, and Bitten

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Horror/Scifi/Thriller Box Office Numbers, DVD Sales, and Television Viewership for the week of April 4 to April 10, 2014.

JinnBox Office: Three new indie titles all debut in the top #35. Way to go horror/scifi fans!
27 Jinn $202,000
29 Under The Skin $191,000
34 Afflicted $102,000
42 34 The Hobbit 2 $81,000 (Total: $258,328,000)
54 65 Thor 2 $28,000 (Total: $206,349,000)
77 80 Vampire Academy $3,400 (Total: $7,792,000)

DVD Top 20: For the current week…
9 6 Thor 2
**Bonus Numbers** as of mid January
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters – $18,029,000
The Wolverine – $29,309,000
The Hobbit 2 – $41,883,000
Insidious 2 – $4,779,000
Monster University – $50,531,000

Television Viewership: My second favorite horror/scifi show, Bitten, saw its season finale this week. Let’s hope that they #RenewBitten!!
Once Upon A Time – 7,256,000
Grimm – 4,887,000
The Following – 4,408,000
Bates Motel – 2,244,000
Hannibal – 2,179,000
Being Human – 1,417,000
Face Off – 1,328,000
Reign – 1,109,000
The Vampire Diaries (rerun) – 906,000
Continuum (rerun) – 817,000
Lost Girl – 815,000
Bitten – 813,000
Redrum – 788,000
Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge – 786,000
Ghost Adventure – 515,000
Celebrity Ghost Stories – 415,000
Ripper Street – 145,000

Written by Michael Therkelsen

(Senior Editor)