Weeds Sells Nearly $6 Million To Top Week’s DVD Sales

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In it’s first week in DVD release, Season 4 of Showtime’s Weeds debuted at the top of the TV Show DVD sales for the week ending June 7, 2009 with almost $6 million in sales.

The leader for the past 3 weeks, True Blood, fell down the list to #10, but still sold over $4 million in DVDs pushing its 3 week total to over $30 million. Very strong DVD sales for a television show.

The debut of Season 4 of Prison Break put it on the list at #12 with nearly $4 million in sales. 24 still on the list after three weeks, fell to #18 and added $2 million to push its total over $15 million. After only one week in the top 30 at #14, The Closer fell off the list we see (top 30) entirely as did Friday Night Lights which was #30 last week.

US DVD Sales Chart for Week Ending Jun 7, 2009

Rank Prev. Rank Title Units this Week % Change Total Units Sales this Week Total Sales Weeks in Release
5 (-) Weeds – Season Four 239,322 -.-% 239,322 $5,980,657 $5,980,657 1
10 (6) True Blood: The Complete First Season 134,244 -35.1% 856,810 $4,428,710 $30,556,656 3
12 (-) Prison Break – Season Four 123,384 -.-% 123,384 $3,972,965 $3,972,965 1
18 (9) 24 – Season Seven 74,362 -35.3% 465,912 $2,453,202 $15,370,437 3

You can see past weekly lists of TV Show DVD Sales numbers here.

Source: the-numbers.com

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