International Top DVD sales: Amazon's best-selling DVDs include 'Dexter,' 'Benjamin Button'

(Relaxnews) -

Top-selling international DVDs for the month of August include the second season of the Showtime cable network drama
Dexter (US, Canada), according to Amazon.

Various recent American movies rule the top 5 in several countries, including 17 Again (UK), Twilight (Germany) and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (France). In Japan, Puzzle Tour 2009, the concert tour of Japanese enka group Kanjani Eight, rules the top spot.

The top 5 selling DVDs for Canada, Japan, the US, the UK, France and Germany are as follows:

TOP 5 OF AMAZON.COM (US) BESTSELLING DVDS

(sales tracking: August 2009)

DVD
Manufacturer
1 Dexter: The Complete Third Season
Paramount Home Video
2 House, M.D.: Season Five
Universal Studios Home Entertainment
3 Mad Men: Season One
Lionsgate Home Entertainment
4 NCIS: The Complete Sixth Season
Paramount Home Video
5 Star Trek: Three Disc + Digital Copy, Blu-ray
Paramount Home Entertainment

TOP 5 OF AMAZON.CO.UK (UK) BESTSELLING DVDS

(sales tracking: August 2009)

DVD
Manufacturer
1 17 Again
Entertainment in Video
2 Tutti Frutti
2Entertain
3 The Boy in Striped Pyjamas
Walt Disney Home Video
4 Angels and Demons
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Ltd.
5 Slumdog Millionaire
20th Century Fox

TOP 5 OF AMAZON.DE (GERMANY)  BESTSELLING DVDS (sales tracking: August 2009)

DVD
Manufacturer
1 Twilight, 2-disc special edition
Concorde
2 Body of Lies
Warner Home Video
3 Doctor's Diary: Men Are the Best Medicine, Season 1
Universum Film
4 Two and a Half Men: My Cool Uncle Charlie: The Complete First Season
Warner Home Video
5 Underworld: Rebellion of the Lykaner
Sony Pictures

TOP 5 OF AMAZON.CA (CANADA) BESTSELLING DVDS

(sales tracking: August 2009)

DVD
Manufacturer
1 Dexter: The Third Season
Raincoast Books
2 Prison Break: Season 4
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Canada
3 House: Season Five
Universal NBC Canada
4 Prison Break: The Final Break
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Canada
5 The Lord of the Rings: Special Extended Trilogy, 12 Discs, Widescreen
Universal NBC Canada

TOP 5 OF AMAZON.FR (FRANCE) BESTSELLING DVDS

(sales tracking: August 2009)

DVD
Manufacturer
1 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Warner Home Video
2 Gran Torino
Warner Home Video
3 Volt
Buena Vista Home Video France
4 Slumdog Millionaire
Fox - Pathe - Europa
5 The L Word, Season 5
Fox - Pathe - Europa

TOP 5 OF AMAZON.CO.JP (JAPAN) BESTSELLING DVDS

(sales tracking: August 2009)

DVD
Manufacturer
1 Puzzle Tour 2009
Teichiku Entertainment
2 Puzzle Tour 2009 Show
Teichiku Entertainment
3 Namie Amuro "Best Fiction Tour" 2008-2009
Avex Marketing Communications
4 Kinki You
Sony Music
5 Mr. Children Tour 2009
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