Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time debuted atop all three home video charts last week, according to The Hollywood Reporter, in a week where nine of the top 10 in DVD sales were new releases.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time sweeps DVD charts
The Jake Gyllenhaal movie won by a large margin, selling twice as many units as the second-place finisher, Letters to Juliet, which also took second place on the DVD rental and Blu-ray sales charts. Rounding out the top 5 on the DVD sales charts were The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Third Season in third place, the straight-to-DVD animated release Barbie: A Fashion Fairytale taking fourth place and Glee: The Complete First Season rounding out the top 5.
Killers, which dropped all the way to 10th place in DVD sales after taking the top spot last week, took third place in DVD rentals behind Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time and Letters to Juliet. Despite dropping to third place in DVD rentals, Killers only dropped 17% in rental revenue.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time completed the sweep with a win on the Blu-ray sales charts followed by Letters to Juliet, Glee: The Complete First Season, Fringe: The Complete Second Season and The Big Bang Theory: The Complete Third Season.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time was released May 28th, 2010 and stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Gemma Arterton, Ben Kingsley, Alfred Molina, Steve Toussaint, Toby Kebbell, Richard Coyle, Ronald Pickup. The film is directed by Mike Newell.