LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Tyler Perry's "Why Did I Get Married?" captured the top spot on the national DVD sales chart Wedneday.
The prolific filmmaker's latest comedy, which grossed $55 million in theaters, debuted at No. 1 on the Nielsen VideoScan First Alert sales chart for the week ended February 17. Another Perry release, the play "What's Done in the Dark," debuted at No. 8.
The '70s crime drama "We Own the Night," with $28.6 million in box office receipts, debuted at No. 2, ahead of the romantic comedy "No Reservations" ($43.1 million) at No. 3, and the Oscar-nominated crime saga "Gone Baby Gone" ($19.6 million) at No. 5. Last week's best-seller, Disney's direct-to-DVD comedy "Snow Buddies," fell to No. 4.
"Gone Baby Gone" may not have generated huge purchase demand, but it did emerge as the week's top renter according to Home Media Magazine's chart for the week. It generated an estimated $8.9 million in rental revenue.
"We Own the Night" came in at No. 2 with $7.9 million, and "No Reservations" at No. 5 with $4.6 million. "Why Did I GetMarried?" bowed at No. 15 with $3.5 million.