Magazine article Screen International

Despicable Me 2 Tops UK Most-Wanted Christmas DVD List

Magazine article Screen International

Despicable Me 2 Tops UK Most-Wanted Christmas DVD List

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18.5m people are expected to buy DVDs or Blu-rays as Christmas gifts in Britain this holiday season.

Despicable Me 2, already an enormous box office hit hitting $72m for Universal UK, tops the 'most-wanted DVD' Christmas list in a new UK consumer survey by the British Video Association.

The BVA survey, which enlisted 2000 adults, estimated that 18.5 million people, or 37% of adults over age 18, will buy a Blu-ray or DVD as a gift this Christmas.

Shoppers said they would purchase DVDs for these people in their lives: child (43%), partner (38%), parent (18%), sibling (13%), and friend (12%).

The overall most-wanted list is:

Despicable Me 2

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Breaking Bad - The Final Season

Monsters University

Les Misérables

Star Trek Into Darkness

Elf

Man of Steel

The Great Gatsby

Downton Abbey - Series 4

The top three choices for the women surveyed were Despicable Me 2, Les Miserables and Monsters University. …

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