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This week’s ‘DEG Watched at Home Top 20 List’ for May 6, 2021 (compiled of data for the week ended 05.01.21) once again finds ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ holding tightly onto the top spot, while Oscar winner ‘Nomadland’ jumps up into second from its spot in eleventh last week, followed by newcomer ‘The Marksman’ which debuts on the list in third. ‘Promising Young Woman’ falls back a couple spots into fourth, followed by ‘The Croods: A New Age’ rounding out the top five. This week’s list also sees a handful of other new titles appearing, including ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ in fourteenth and ‘Justice Society: World War II’ which arrives in sixteenth. Continue below to read this week’s full news release with the new ‘DEG Watched at Home Top 20 List’ and then let us know in the comments what you’ve been watching recently!
WONDER WOMAN 1984 KEEPS HER GRIP AT NO. 1 AMONG A LIST OF NEWCOMERS ON THIS WEEK’S DEG ‘WATCHED AT HOME TOP 20’
Nomadland jumped to No. 2 and Soul, coming in at No. 8, moved back up to the top 10, on this week’s DEG ‘Watched at Home Top 20’ following their big Oscar wins for Best Picture and Best Animated Feature, respectively. Wonder Woman 1984 continues to hold tight at No. 1 and The Croods: A New Age remains in the top 5 where it has ranked since its February 13 debut.
Four new titles joined the list this week with The Marksman, Liam Neeson’s latest action-thriller leading the way at No. 3 following an April 17 digital release. Best Picture nominee and Best Actor winner at the Oscars Judas and the Black Messiah came in at No. 14, the animated heroes of Justice Society: World War IIlanded at No. 16, and the actioner Vanquish followed at No. 18.
All three seasons of Yellowstone continue to climb back up the chart in anticipation of a Season 4 summer premiere after an explosive third season finale and Queen of the South: S5 made a return to the list at No. 20.
DEG compiles the ‘Watched at Home Top 20’ list with the most widely consumed titles on disc and digital during the previous week (except for outside subscription-based streaming platforms). Assembled with the newest studio and retailer data every seven days, it showcases current consumer enthusiasm for home viewing of the newest film and television releases.
Please see below for the May 6 ‘Watched at Home Top 20’ list:
- Wonder Woman 1984 (Warner Bros.)
- Nomadland (Disney)
- The Marksman (Universal)
- Promising Young Woman (Universal)
- The Croods: A New Age (Universal)
- Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner Bros.)
- News of the World (Universal)
- Soul (Disney)
- City of Lies (Film Nation Entertainment)
- The Little Things (Warner Bros.)
- Monster Hunter (Sony Pictures)
- Yellowstone: S1 (Paramount)
- Yellowstone: S3 (Paramount)
- Judas and the Black Messiah (Warner Bros.)
- Willy’s Wonderland (Screen Media Films)
- Justice Society: World War II (Warner Bros.)
- Yellowstone: S2 (Paramount)
- Vanquish (Lionsgate)
- The Vault (2021, Paramount)
- Queen of the South: S5 (Warner Bros.)
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