The amazing story of success for the first season ofon DVD continues. For the week ending August 16, 2009, was the top selling TV show DVD. It was a slow week without many new releases, but still, raked in an additional $1.59 million and is approaching $46 million in sales.
On a revenue basisis the 11th best selling DVD of the season. The only other TV show in the top 50 is 24, which is now #50 (and falling, and the list we see ends at 50, so...) with $18.184 million in sales.
90210's first season DVD was released during the week , but did not make the top 30 we see. But, after falling off the list for a few weeks made a comeback and had the week's second best sales for a TV show with $1.17 million.
Battlestar Galactica is running out of steam as far as staying on the list we see, but was still on the list with about $1.1 million in weekly sales. Last week's top TV show DVD, The Flight of the Conchords - The Complete Second Season hung around for an additional $925K.
On a unit basis, Conchords was the week's best selling TV show DVD, but it costs less than the other DVDs. Conchords is currently $19.49 on Amazon, True Blood has a list price of $60, though Amazon is selling it for $34.99 andlists at $50 and is going for $32.99 on Amazon.
- Volume 7 was also back on the list with $1.015 million in sales.
US TV Show DVD Sales for Week Ending August 16, 2009:
|Title||Units this week||%Change||Total Units||Sales this week||Total Sales||Weeks in Release|
|True Blood: The Complete First Season||44,138||-11.00%||1,314,604||$1,594,706||$45,745,660||13|
|: Season 2||35,582||-.-%||190,255||$1,173,850||$6,347,536||5|
|Battlestar Galactica: Season 4.5||34,872||-39.80%||266,410||$1,098,119||$8,451,739||3|
|- Volume 7||46,311||-.-%||521,308||$1,015,137||$13,099,147||9|
|Flight of The Conchords: The Complete Second Season||47,465||-56.40%||156,443||$925,093||$3,049,074||2|