Welcome back to another new installment of our weekly ‘DEG Watched at Home Top 20’ list posts where we keep you updated on all of the most popular movies and television shows watched at home every week, always compiled and released by the Digital Entertainment Group.
This week’s new ‘DEG Watched at Home Top 20’ list for August 5, 2021 (compiled of data for the week ended 07.31.21) sees last week’s first and third place titles swap, with ‘A Quiet Place Part II‘ moving up two spots into first, while last week’s top place title ‘Wrath of Man‘ takes over in third. Meanwhile, ‘Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ holds onto second for another week as does ‘Nobody‘ in fourth while ‘Godzilla vs. Kong‘ jumps two spots into fifth to round out the top five. Continue reading below for this week’s full news release with the latest ‘DEG Watched at Home Top 20’ list and then let us know in the comments what you’ve been watching.
A QUIET PLACE II MOVES UP TO NO. 1 ON
THIS WEEK’S DEG ‘WATCHED AT HOME TOP 20’
A Quiet Place II moved up two places to take the No. 1 spot on this week’s DEG ‘Watched at Home Top 20” while last week’s topper Wrath of Man dropped to No. 3. The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard and Nobody held on to the No. 2 and 4 slots respectively as Godzilla vs. Kong fought back up the chart to No. 5. Newcomers are a mischievous rabbit, Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway entering the list at No. 6 and the comic-book superhero Batman: The Long Halloween, Part Two at No. 11. The crime thriller Midnight in the Switchgrass also joined the list at No. 13 following a July 27 physical release. Space Jam fell eight places to No. 19 in an otherwise steady chart.
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 Aug 5 ‘Watched at Home Top 20’ list:
A Quiet Place Part II (Paramount)
The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard (Lionsgate)
Wrath of Man (MGM)
Godzilla vs. Kong (Warner Bros.)
Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (Sony)
Mortal Kombat (Warner Bros.)
Rick and Morty: S5 (Warner Bros.)
Werewolves Within (IFC Films)
Batman: The Long Halloween, Part Two (Warner Bros.)
Till Death (Screen Media Films)
Midnight in the Switchgrass (Lionsgate)
Harry Potter: Complete 8-Film Collection (Warner Bros.)
Yellowstone: S1 (Paramount)
A Quiet Place (Paramount)
Animal Kingdom: S5 (Warner Bros.)
Yellowstone: S3 (Paramount)
Space Jam (Warner Bros.)
Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train (Antiplex of America)
Includes U.S. Digital Sales, Digital Rentals (VOD), DVD & Blu-ray for week ended 07.31.21; excluding PVOD
ABOUT THE DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
DEG advocates and promotes entertainment platforms, products, and distribution channels that support the movie, television, audio, consumer electronics, and IT industries. With the objective to support and drive marketing initiatives, DEG’s list has been created to increase awareness and encourage adoption by the public and consuming audience of emerging home entertainment formats and new distribution models. The Watched at Home Top 20 is published each Thursday on DEG’s website, degonline.org, and is distributed in its daily DEN email.