House Leads DVD sales in big TV week; True Blood Sales Increase

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September 8th, 2009

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In another week with a lot of new TV show DVD releases,  House lead the pack in unit sales (223,000), with Smallville in second place (183,000). Dexter, last week's leader fell to #6.

After 15 weeks, the first season of True Blood is has now (on a revenue basis) moved up to the 9th best selling DVD of the season. No other TV shows are in the top 50 overall for the year. And although its far below its initial levels, this week's sales were 28% above last weeks.

Also launching DVD sales this week were NCIS, One Tree Hill, Scrubs, and  WWE: The Rise and Fall of WCW.

US TV Show DVD Sales for Week Ending August 30, 2009:

Title Units this Week % Change Total Units Sales this Week Total Sales Weeks in Release
House, M.D. - Season Five 223,351 223,351 $6,028,243 $6,028,243 1
Smallville: The Complete Eighth Season 182,894 182,894 $6,673,802 $6,673,802 1
NCIS: The Complete Sixth Season 126,506 126,506 $4,489,698 $4,489,698 1
One Tree Hill: The Complete Sixth Season 109,027 109,027 $3,923,882 $3,923,882 1
Scrubs: The Complete Eighth Season 97,130 97,130 $2,524,409 $2,524,409 1
Dexter - The Complete Third Season 94,278 -68.30% 391,858 $2,713,321 $8,789,904 2
WWE: The Rise and Fall of WCW 77,615 77,615 $1,823,176 $1,823,176 1
The Simpsons: The Complete Twelfth Season 53,902 -67.70% 220,690 $1,724,325 $7,059,873 2
True Blood: The Complete First Season 49,217 28% 1,422,232 $1,722,103 $49,552,792 15
Sons Of Anarchy - Season One 44,304 -50.90% 134,539 $1,417,285 $4,303,903 2
Gossip Girl: The Complete Second Series 38,451 -63.10% 142,740 $1,441,528 $5,225,133 2

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

Source: the-numbers.com

 
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