The release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire DVD, Blu-Ray and digital download have had first week sales that have shattered records.
How’s this for impressive? In the seven days since Catching Fire landed on home video, the Jennifer Lawrence-starring flick has sold 3.9 million DVD and Blu-Rays. And here’s what’s truly stunning: Sales of the title on digital download (during this past weekend alone) were up 40 percent from the first The Hunger Games.
In hindsight, this makes perfect sense for the movie that gave us such memorable The Hunger Games: Catching Fire quotes.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was the number one movie of 2013 at the box office. In fact, its gross of $424 million has put it at the number 10 spot on the top 10 list of all-time highest grossing films.
“We opened Catching Fire on nearly 20 digital platforms, including six that have launched since the home entertainment debut of the first Hunger Games in 2012,” Jim Packer, president of Lionsgate Worldwide Television and Digital Distribution, said.
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