Blockbuster Announces Top Movie Picks of the Year
"Wedding Crashers" is Movie Renters' Top Choice for 2006Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson have crashed another party, coming first in the hearts of American movie lovers with their bad boy antics in "Wedding Crashers." The comedy tops the list of most rented movies at BLOCKBUSTER in 2006, both in-store and online.
"Half of this year's top movie rentals are comedies, showing America loves to laugh in its downtime," said Joyce Woodward, senior vice president and general merchandising manager for Blockbuster Inc.
"The holidays are always one of the peak times for movie watching. Blockbuster recommends any of the top picks of 2006 as entertainment for friends and families getting together this season."
To take in one of the top movies before the end of the year, movie lovers can rent them online at www.blockbuster.com or at more than 5,000 BLOCKBUSTER stores in the U.S., which will be open throughout the holidays, even on Christmas and New Year's. (Store hours vary by location.) TOP MOVIE RENTALS OF 2006
(Includes rentals from BLOCKBUSTER stores and Blockbuster.com)
1. "Wedding Crashers"
4. "Walk The Line"
5. "Inside Man"
6. "Failure to Launch"
7. "Lord of War"
8. "The Break-Up"
9. "Fun With Dick and Jane"
10. "Mission Impossible III"
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DALLAS, Dec. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --