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TOP 20 AUSTRALIAN TITLES ON VIDEO (DVD, BLU-RAY AND VHS), RANKED BY SALES VALUE, 2004–2015

2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004


Next update March 2017

Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.

2015

DVD | Blu-ray


DVD

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Mad Max: Fury Road Movie - live action Roadshow 2 Sep 2015
2 Oddball (2015) Movie - live action Roadshow 16 Dec 2015
3 The Water Diviner Movie - live action Universal 19 Mar 2015
4 Last Cab to Darwin Movie - live action Icon Film Distribution 9 Dec 2015
5 Paper Planes Movie - live action Roadshow 24 Jun 2015
6 Gallipoli: 100 Years in the Making TV series - drama Roadshow 18 Mar 2015
7 Love Child season 2 TV series - drama Universal 9 Jul 2015
8 Love Child season 1 TV series - drama Universal 10 Apr 2014
9 McLeod's Daughters seasons 1-8 TV series - drama Sony Pictures 3 Dec 2008
10 Wentworth season 2 TV series - drama Roadshow 22 Oct 2014
11 Wentworth season 3 TV series - drama Roadshow 14 Oct 2015
12 A Place to Call Home season 2 TV series - drama Universal 17 Jul 2014
13 That Sugar Film Other Madman Entertainment 1 Jul 2015
14 Carl Barron: All My DVDs in One Box Other Beyond 4 Nov 2015
15 The Librarians season 1 TV series - drama Icon Film Distribution 13 May 2015
16 Mad Max 1-4 Movie - live action Roadshow 2 Sep 2015
17 Offspring seasons 1-5 TV series - drama Madman Entertainment 3 Dec 2014
18 The Railway Man Movie - live action Paramount 23 Apr 2014
19 Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries series 3 part 1 TV series - drama Roadshow 3 Jun 2015
20 Rake series 1-3 TV series - drama Roadshow 2 Apr 2014

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 68 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

Top

Blu-ray

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Mad Max: Fury Road Movie - live action Roadshow 2 Sep 2015
2 The Water Diviner Movie - live action Universal 19 Mar 2015
3 Mad Max 1-4 Movie - live action Roadshow 2 Sep 2015
4 Oddball (2015) Movie - live action Roadshow 16 Dec 2015
5 Gallipoli: 100 Years in the Making TV series - drama Roadshow 18 Mar 2015
6 Last Cab to Darwin Movie - live action Icon Film Distribution 9 Dec 2015
7 Paper Planes Movie - live action Roadshow 24 Jun 2015
8 Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead Movie - live action Sony Pictures 2 Apr 2015
9 Gallipoli Movie - live action 20th Century Fox 15 Apr 2015
10 The Railway Man Movie - live action Paramount 23 Apr 2014
11 Australia: The Story of Us Other Beyond 24 Apr 2015
12 Wolf Creek 2 Movie - live action Roadshow 25 Jun 2014
13 Mad Max Movie - live action Roadshow 3 Mar 2011
14 The Great Gatsby (2013) Movie - live action Roadshow 27 Sep 2013
15 Mad Max 2 Movie - live action Roadshow 8 Aug 2007
16 These Final Hours Movie - live action Roadshow 10 Dec 2014
17 I, Frankenstein Movie - live action 20th Century Fox 23 Jul 2014
18 Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome Movie - live action Roadshow 2 Oct 2013
19 Tracks (2013) Movie - live action Paramount 25 Jun 2014
20 Fat Pizza vs Housos Movie - live action Paramount 15 Apr 2015

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 87 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2014

DVD | Blu-ray


DVD

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 The Railway Man Movie – live action Paramount 23 Apr 2014
2 Wolf Creek 2 Movie – live action Roadshow 25 Jun 2014
3 A Place to Call Home season 2 TV series – drama Universal 17 Jul 2014
4 ANZAC Girls TV series – drama Roadshow 17 Sep 2014
5 Rake series 1–3 TV series – drama Roadshow 2 Apr 2014
6 Jonah from Tonga TV series – drama Roadshow 28 May 2014
7 Fat Tony & Co. TV series – drama Roadshow 9 Apr 2014
8 A Place to Call Home season 1 TV series – drama Universal 8 Aug 2013
9 INXS: Never Tear Us Apart TV series – drama Beyond 18 Feb 2014
10 Great Gatsby (2013) Movie – live action Roadshow 27 Sep 2013
11 NRL State of Origin 1980–2013 Other Beyond 14 May 2014
12 Mcleod’s Daughters season 1–8 TV series – drama Sony Pictures 3 Dec 2008
13 Offspring season 5 TV series – drama Madman Entertainment 17 Sep 2014
14 Puberty Blues season 2 TV series – drama Roadshow 1 May 2014
15 I, Frankenstein Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 23 Jul 2014
16 Offspring season 1–4 TV series – drama Madman Entertainment 4 Dec 2013
17 Wentworth season 1 TV series – drama Shock Records 18 Nov 2013
18 Hot Potatoes! The Best of the Wiggles TV series – documentary & light entertainment Roadshow 4 Mar 2010
19 INXS: Live Baby Live Other Universal Music 14 Feb 2014
20 The Wiggles: Apples & Bananas TV series – documentary & light entertainment Roadshow 5 Mar 2014

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 68 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

Top

Blu-ray

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 I, Frankenstein Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 23 Jul 2014
2 Wolf Creek 2 Movie – live action Roadshow 25 Jun 2014
3 The Great Gatsby (2013) Movie – live action Roadshow 27 Sep 2013
4 The Railway Man Movie – live action Paramount 23 Apr 2014
5 INXS: Never Tear Us Apart TV series – drama Beyond 18 Feb 2014
6 Wolf Creek Movie – live action Roadshow 19 Feb 2014
7 Fat Tony & Co. TV series – drama Roadshow 9 Apr 2014
8 Tracks (2013) Movie – live action Paramount 25 Jun 2014
9 The Castle Movie – live action Roadshow 12 Dec 2012
10 Sanctum Movie – live action Universal 2 Jun 2011
11 Rake series 3 TV series – drama Roadshow 2 Apr 2014
12 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
13 The Rover Movie – live action Roadshow 15 Oct 2014
14 Puberty Blues season 2 TV series – drama Roadshow 1 May 2014
15 Wentworth season 2 TV series – drama Roadshow 22 Oct 2014
16 The Sapphires Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 7 Dec 2012
17 Killer Elite Movie – live action Walt Disney Studios 18 Jul 2012
18 Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries series 2 TV series – drama Roadshow 5 Mar 2014
19 Happy Feet 2 Movie – animated Warner Bros 24 Apr 2012
20 Mystery Road Movie – live action Paramount 12 Feb 2014

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 87 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2013

DVD | Blu-ray


DVD

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 The Great Gatsby (2013) Movie – live action Roadshow 27 Sep 2013
2 The Sapphires Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 7 Dec 2012
3 NRL State of Origin Ultimate Collection Other Beyond 22 May 2013
4 Ja’mie: Private School Girl TV series – drama Roadshow 27 Nov 2013
5 Carl Barron: A One Ended Stick Other Beyond 6 Nov 2013
6 Housos vs Authority Movie – live action Paramount 27 Feb 2013
7 Mental Movie – live action Universal 31 Jan 2013
8 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
9 Underbelly: Squizzy TV series – drama Roadshow 4 Sep 2013
10 Kath & Kimderella: The Movie Movie – live action Roadshow 30 May 2013
11 Packed to the Rafters season 5 TV series – drama Universal 2 May 2013
12 Offspring season 4 TV series – drama Madman Entertainment 4 Sep 2013
13 Housos TV series – drama Madman Entertainment 30 Nov 2011
14 Housos series 2 TV series – drama Madman Entertainment 18 Sep 2013
15 Bait (2012) Movie – live action Paramount 16 Jan 2013
16 House Husbands season 1 TV series – drama Universal 13 Dec 2012
17 Offspring season 3 TV series – drama Madman Entertainment 1 Aug 2012
18 Wiggles Taking Off (HBS) Other Roadshow 6 Mar 2013
19 Underbelly: Badness TV series – drama Roadshow 5 Oct 2012
20 Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries series 2 part 1 TV series – drama Roadshow 6 Nov 2013

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 71 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

Top

Blu-ray

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 The Great Gatsby (2013) Movie – live action Roadshow 27 Sep 2013
2 The Sapphires Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 7 Dec 2012
3 Bait (2012) Movie – live action Paramount 16 Jan 2013
4 Carl Barron: A One Ended Stick Other Beyond 6 Nov 2013
5 Housos vs Authority Movie – live action Paramount 27 Feb 2013
6 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
7 The Castle Movie – live action Roadshow 19 Aug 2004
8 Mental Movie – live action Universal 31 Jan 2013
9 Sanctum Movie – live action Universal 2 Jun 2011
10 Underbelly: Squizzy TV series – drama Roadshow 4 Sep 2013
11 A Place to Call Home season 1 TV series – drama Universal 8 Aug 2013
12 Storm Surfers: The Movie Other Madman Entertainment 6 Feb 2013
13 Happy Feet 2 Move – animated Warner Bros 24 Apr 2012
14 Kath & Kimderella: The Movie Movie – live action Roadshow 30 May 2013
15 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole Move – animated Warner Bros 20 Feb 2011
16 Wentworth season 1 TV series – drama Shock Records 18 Nov 2013
17 Underbelly: Badness TV series – drama Roadshow 5 Oct 2012
18 Top of the Lake TV series – drama Paramount 28 Aug 2013
19 Australia (2008) Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 1 Apr 2009
20 Neil Finn & Paul Kelly: Goin Your Way Other Universal 8 Nov 2013

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 71 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2012

DVD | Blu-ray


DVD

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 The Sapphires Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 07 Dec 2012
2 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 01 Dec 2011
3 Guy Sebastian – Armageddon Other SBME 12 Oct 2012
4 Happy Feet 2 Movie – animated Warner Bros 24 Apr 2012
5 Housos TV series Madman Entertainment 30 Nov 2011
6 Underbelly: Badness TV series Roadshow 05 Oct 2012
7 Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms TV series Roadshow 21 Jun 2012
8 Offspring season 3 TV series Madman Entertainment 01 Aug 2012
9 Underbelly: Razor TV series Roadshow 10 Nov 2011
10 Carl Barron Live/ Whatever Comes Next/ Walking Down the Street Other Beyond 03 Nov 2010
11 Howzat! Kerry Packer’s War TV series Paramount 24 Oct 2012
12 Offspring season 2 TV series Madman Entertainment 14 Sep 2011
13 Puberty Blues season 1 TV series Roadshow 05 Oct 2012
14 The Cup Movie – live action Roadshow 01 Mar 2012
15 Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries series 1 part 1 TV series Roadshow 03 May 2012
16 Offspring season 1 TV series Madman Entertainment 01 Dec 2010
17 Hamish & Andy’s Euro Gap Year Light entertainment Roadshow 23 Aug 2012
18 Rake series 1 TV series Roadshow 07 Apr 2011
19 Winners & Losers season 1 TV series Universal 21 Sep 2011
20 Underbelly season 1–4 TV series Roadshow 01 Dec 2011

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 73 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

Top

Blu-ray

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Happy Feet 2 Movie – animated Warner Bros 24 Apr 2012
2 The Sapphires Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 07 Dec 2012
3 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 01 Dec 2011
4 Killer Elite Movie – live action Walt Disney Studios 18 Jul 2012
5 Sanctum Movie – live action Universal 02 Jun 2011
6 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole Movie – animated Warner Bros 02 Feb 2011
7 Underbelly: Badness TV series Roadshow 05 Oct 2012
8 Happy Feet Movie – animated Roadshow 26 Apr 2007
9 Howzat! Kerry Packer’s War TV series Paramount 24 Oct 2012
10 A Few Best Men Movie – live action Icon Film Distribution 25 May 2012
11 The Cup Movie – live action Roadshow 01 Mar 2012
12 Great Barrier Reef Documentary Roadshow 04 Apr 2012
13 The Castle Movie – live action Roadshow 12 Dec 2012
14 Underbelly: Razor TV series Roadshow 01 Dec 2011
15 Mad Max Movie – live action Roadshow 03 Mar 2011
16 Australia (2008) Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 01 Apr 2009
17 AC/DC Live at River Plate Music SBME 09 May 2011
18 The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 26 Oct 2011
19 Tomorrow, When the War Began Movie – live action Paramount 30 Dec 2010
20 The Hunter Movie – live action Madman Entertainment 08 Feb 2012

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 87 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2011

DVD | Blu-ray


DVD

Rank Title Program type1 Distributor Release date
1 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
2 Underbelly: Razor series 4 TV series Roadshow 10 Nov 2011
3 Packed to the Rafters season 3 TV series Universal 20 Apr 2011
4 Angry Boys TV series Roadshow 28 Jul 2011
5 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’hoole Movie – animated Warner Bros 2 Feb 2011
6 The Slap TV series Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
7 Cloudstreet TV series Roadshow 20 Oct 2011
8 AC/DC Live at River Plate Music SBME 9 May 2011
9 Offspring series 1 TV series Madman Entertainment 1 Dec 2010
10 Wide Open Road Documentary Roadshow 17 Nov 2011
11 Carl Barron Collection TV series Beyond 3 Nov 2010
12 Underbelly: The Golden Mile series 3 TV series Roadshow 1 Jul 2010
13 Underbelly Files TV series Roadshow 24 Feb 2011
14 Offspring Complete season 2 TV series Madman Entertainment 14 Sep 2011
15 Tomorrow, When the War Began Limited Academic Edition Movie – live action Paramount 30 Dec 2010
16 AFL Premiers 2011 Geelong Other Visual Ent Grp 2 Oct 2011
17 Sanctum Movie – live action Universal 2 Jun 2011
18 Packed to the Rafters season 2 TV series Universal 3 Nov 2010
19 Underbelly series 1 TV series Roadshow 8 May 2008
20 Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities series 2 TV series Roadshow 27 May 2009

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 71 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.
1. Program type as defined by GfK.

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Blu-ray

Rank Title Program type1 Distributor Release date
1 Red Dog Movie – live action Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
2 Sanctum 3D/2D with Digital Copy Movie – live action Universal 2 Jun 2011
3 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’hoole with DVD & digital Movie – animated Warner Bros 2 Feb 2011
4 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’hoole 3D/2D Movie – animated Warner Bros 2 Feb 2011
5 AC/DC Live at River Plate Music SBME 9 May 2011
6 Tomorrow, When the War Began Limited Academic Edition Double Play with DVD Movie – live action Paramount 30 Dec 2010
7 Sanctum with Digital Copy Movie – live action Universal 2 Jun 2011
8 Happy Feet Movie – animated Roadshow 26 Apr 2007
9 Australia (2008) Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 1 Apr 2009
10 Daybreakers Movie – live action Sony Pictures 16 Jun 2010
11 Kylie Minogue Aphrodite Les Folies Live in London 3D/2D Music Warner Music 25 Nov 2011
12 Underbelly: Razor series 4 TV series Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
13 The Reef (2010) Movie – live action All Interactive Dist 22 Jul 2011
14 Mao’s Last Dancer Movie – live action Roadshow 4 Mar 2010
15 The Slap TV series Roadshow 1 Dec 2011
16 Mad Max 2 Road Warrior Movie – live action Warner Bros 8 Aug 2007
17 AFL Premiers 2011 Geelong Grand Final Gift Tin Other Visual Ent Grp 4 Nov 2011
18 Powderfinger Sunsets Farewell Tour Music Universal Music 1 Dec 2010
19 Dark City Director’s Cut (Reel) Movie – live action Roadshow 2 Oct 2008
20 Animal Kingdom Movie – live action Madman Entertainment 13 Oct 2010

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 86 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.
1. Program type as defined by GfK.

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2010

DVD | Blu-ray


DVD

Rank Title Program type1 Distributor Release date
1 Underbelly: The Golden Mile series 3 TV series Roadshow 1 Jul 2010
2 Packed to the Rafters season 2 TV series Universal 3 Nov 2010
3 Mao’s Last Dancer Movie – live action Roadshow 12 Mar 2010
4 Underbelly: The Golden Mile series 3 Special Edition TV series Roadshow 1 Jul 2010
5 Packed to the Rafters season 1 TV series Universal 2 Dec 2009
6 Underbelly series 1 TV series Roadshow 8 May 2008
7 Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities series 2 TV series Roadshow 27 May 2009
8 Charlie and Boots Movie – live action Paramount 23 Dec 2009
9 Powderfinger Sunsets Farewell Tour Music Universal Music 1 Dec 2010
10 Hamish & Andy’s Caravan of Courage TV series Roadshow 26 Aug 2010
11 AFL Premiers 2010 Collingwood Other Visual Ent Grp 4 Oct 2010
12 Australia (2008) Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 1 Apr 2009
13 Bran Nue Dae Movie – live action Roadshow 20 May 2010
14 Beneath Hill 60 Movie – live action Paramount 19 Aug 2010
15 Tomorrow, When the War Began Movie – live action Paramount 30 Dec 2010
16 AFL Collingwood 2010 Victory Pack Collector’s Edition Other Visual Ent Grp 8 Nov 2010
17 Wiggles Hot Potatoes: The Best of the Wiggles (HBS) Children’s Roadshow 4 Mar 2010
18 Mcleod’s Daughters Season 1–8 (52-Disc Box Set) TV series Sony Pictures 23 Nov 2009
19 Carl Barron Collection TV series Beyond 3 Nov 2010
20 The Castle Re-mastered and Re-plastered Movie – live action Roadshow 6 Nov 2008

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 71 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.
1. Program type as defined by GfK.

Blu-ray

Rank Title Program type1 Distributor Release date
1 Tomorrow, When the War Began Limited Academic Edition Double Play with DVD Movie – live action Paramount 30 Dec 2010
2 Daybreakers Movie – live action Sony Pictures 16 Jun 2010
3 Mao’s Last Dancer Movie – live action Roadshow 4 Mar 2010
4 Animal Kingdom Movie – live action Madman Entertainment 13 Oct 2010
5 Beneath Hill 60 Movie – live action Paramount 19 Aug 2010
6 Powderfinger Sunsets Farewell Tour Music Universal Music 1 Dec 2010
7 Mad Max 2: Road Warrior Movie – live action Warner Bros 8 Aug 2007
8 Australia (2008) Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 1 Apr 2009
9 Knowing Movie – live action Icon Film Distribution 29 Jul 2009
10 Charlie and Boots Movie – live action Paramount 23 Dec 2009
11 Wog Boy 2: Kings of Mykonos Movie – live action Paramount 29 Sep 2010
12 Bran Nue Dae Movie – live action Roadshow 20 May 2010
13 Underbelly series 1 TV series Roadshow 5 Aug 2010
14 Knowing Limited Edition Steel Book Movie – live action Icon Film Distribution 29 Jul 2009
15 AC/DC Live at Donnington Music SBME 12 Nov 2007
16 AC/DC No Bull Live Director’s Cut Music SBME 20 Sep 2008
17 Underbelly: The Golden Mile series 3 TV series Roadshow 4 Nov 2010
18 Happy Feet Movie – animated Roadshow 26 Apr 2007
19 Balibo Movie – live action Madman Entertainment 11 Dec 2009
20 Moulin Rouge with DVD & Digital Copy Movie – live action 20th Century Fox 3 Nov 2010

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Titles in bold fall outside the 66 per cent of analysed titles.
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of 86 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.
1. Program type as defined by GfK.

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2009

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Australia Movie Fox 1 Apr 2009
2 Underbelly: Series 2: A Tale of Two Cities TV drama Channel 9 27 May 2009
3 Underbelly: Series 1 TV drama Channel 9 8 May 2008
4 Packed to the Rafters: Season 1 TV drama Universal 2 Dec 2009
5 Sound Relief Music Universal 8 May 2008
6 Carl Barron: Walking Down the Street Light ent. Beyond 5 Aug 2009
7 The Wiggles: Go Bananas Children’s ABC 19 Mar 2009
8 McLeod’s Daughters: The Complete Saga Box Set TV drama Sony 3 Dec 2008
9 The Castle: Re-mastered and Re-plastered Movie Roadshow 6 Nov 2008
10 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 8 TV drama Sony 5 Nov 2008
11 Australia (Blu-ray) Movie Fox 1 Apr 2009
12 Knowing Movie Icon 29 Jul 2009
13 Underbelly: Series 1: Steelbook TV drama Channel 9 6 Nov 2008
14 Happy Feet Movie Roadshow 26 Apr 2007
15 Love the Beast Documentary Madman 15 Jul 2009
16 AFL Premiers 2009: Geelong Cats Sport Visual Ent. Group 21 Sep 2009
17 Carl Barron: Volume 1 Light ent. Punchline 2 Jul 2007
18 The Wiggles: Big Big Show Live in Concert Children’s ABC 4 Jun 2009
19 The Wiggles: Hot Poppin’ Popcorn Children’s ABC 3 Sep 2009
20 The Hollowmen: Series 1–2 TV drama Roadshow 4 Dec 2008

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of DVD and Blu-ray sales from approximately 85 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
All titles listed are DVD unless otherwise indicated.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2008

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Underbelly: Series 1 TV drama Roadshow 8 May 2008
2 Underbelly: Series 1: Steelbook TV drama Roadshow 6 Nov 2008
3 Summer Heights High TV drama ABC 25 Oct 2007
4 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 7 TV drama Sony 23 Apr 2008
5 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 8 TV drama Sony 5 Nov 2008
6 The Wiggles: You Make Me Feel Like Dancing Children’s ABC 5 Jun 2008
7 Summer Heights High: Special Edition TV drama ABC 6 Aug 2008
8 Happy Feet Movie Roadshow 26 Apr 2007
9 AC/DC: Plug Me In Music SBME 15 Oct 2007
10 The Wiggles: Sing a Song of Wiggles Children’s ABC 4 Sep 2008
11 Gabriel (2007) Movie Sony 19 Mar 2008
12 McLeod’s Daughters: The Complete Saga Box Set TV drama Sony 3 Dec 2008
13 AFL Premiers 2008: Hawthorn Sport Visual Ent. Group 27 Sep 2008
14 Seachange: Complete Series 1–3 TV drama ABC 2 Apr 2008
15 The Hollowmen: Series 1–2 TV drama Roadshow 4 Dec 2008
16 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 6 TV drama Sony 10 Apr 2007
17 The Chaser’s War on Everything: Series 2, Volume 2 Light ent. ABC 6 Aug 2008
18 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 1 TV drama Sony 10 Sep 2003
19 We Can Be Heroes: Special Edition TV drama ABC 1 Nov 2006
20 The Wiggles: Pop Go the Wiggles Children’s ABC 6 Sep 2007

Source: Screen Australia analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of DVD and Blu-ray sales from approximately 85 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
All titles listed are DVD unless otherwise indicated.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2007

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Happy Feet Movie Roadshow 26 Apr 2007
2 Summer Heights High TV drama ABC 25 Oct 2007
3 Kenny Movie Madman 7 Dec 2006
4 AC/DC: Plug Me In Music SBME 15 Oct 2007
5 Kath & Kim: Series 4 TV drama Roadshow 17 Oct 2007
6 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 6 TV drama Sony 10 Apr 2007
7 Thank God You’re Here: Series 2 TV drama Roadshow 23 Aug 2007
8 The Secret Documentary Brumby 1 May 2007
9 Powderfinger & Silverchair: Across the Great Divide Music Universal Music 1 Dec 2007
10 AC/DC: Plug Me In: Collectors Edition Music SBME 15 Oct 2007
11 The Castle: Standard Edition Movie Roadshow 19 Aug 2004
12 We Can Be Heroes: Finding the Australian of the Year: Special Edition TV drama ABC 1 Nov 2006
13 Thank God You’re Here: Series 1 TV drama Roadshow 1 Nov 2006
14 The Chaser’s War on Everything: Series 2, Volume 1 Light ent. ABC 1 Aug 2007
15 The Wiggles: Pop Go The Wiggles Children’s ABC 6 Sep 2007
16 The Chaser’s War on Everything: Volume 1 Light ent. ABC 17 Aug 2006
17 The Chaser’s War on Everything: Volume 2 Light ent. ABC 1 Nov 2006
18 The Wiggles: Wiggledancing Children’s ABC 7 Mar 2007
19 AFL Premiers 2007: Geelong Sport Visual Ent. Group 28 Sep 2007
20 Ashes Glory 2006–07 Sport Roadshow 22 Jan 2007

Source: Australian Film Commission (AFC) analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of DVD and VHS sales from approximately 85 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
All titles listed are DVD unless otherwise indicated.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2006

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Kenny Movie Madman 6 Dec 2006
2 Thank God You’re Here: Series 1 TV drama Roadshow 1 Nov 2006
3 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 5 TV drama Sony 3 May 2006
4 Wolf Creek Movie Roadshow 2 Mar 2006
5 The Castle: Standard Edition Movie Roadshow 19 Aug 2004
6 Carl Barron: Whatever Comes Next Light ent. ACMEC 24 Aug 2005
7 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 4 TV drama Sony 12 Oct 2005
8 The Chaser’s War on Everything: Volume 1 Light ent. ABC 17 Aug 2006
9 Countdown: The Wonder Years Music Liberation 14 Jul 2006
10 He Changed the World: Steve Irwin Memorial Light ent. EMI 14 Oct 2006
11 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 1 TV drama Sony 10 Sep 2003
12 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 3 TV drama Sony 13 Apr 2005
13 Kath & Kim: Gift Set Series 1–3 TV drama ABC 7 Apr 2005
14 The Wiggles: Here Comes the Big Red Car Children’s ABC 23 Mar 2006
15 The Chaser’s War on Everything: Volume 2 Light ent. Roadshow 1 Nov 2006
16 Da Kath & Kim Code TV drama ABC 1 Dec 2005
17 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 2 TV drama Sony 14 Jul 2004
18 Dave Hughes: Live Light ent. Liberation 19 Aug 2006
19 The Wiggles: Racing to the Rainbow Children’s ABC 7 Sep 2006
20 Carl Barron: Live Light ent. ACMEC 4 Aug 2003

Source: Australian Film Commission (AFC) analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of DVD and VHS sales from approximately 85 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
All titles listed are DVD unless otherwise indicated.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2005

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 AC/DC: Family Jewels Music Warner Vision 11 Apr 2005
2 Carl Barron: Whatever Comes Next Light ent. ACMEC 24 Aug 2005
3 Da Kath & Kim Code TV drama ABC 1 Dec 2005
4 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 3 TV drama Sony 13 Apr 2005
5 Kath & Kim: Gift Set Series 1–3 TV drama ABC 7 Apr 2005
6 John Farnham & Tom Jones: Together in Concert Music SBME 18 Mar 2005
7 Kath & Kim: Series 3 TV drama ABC 26 Nov 2004
8 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 4 TV drama Sony 12 Oct 2005
9 Carl Barron: Live Light ent. ACMEC 4 Aug 2003
10 We Can Be Heroes: Finding the Australian of the Year TV drama ABC 1 Sep 2005
11 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 1 TV drama Sony 10 Sep 2003
12 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 2 TV drama Sony 14 Jul 2004
13 The Castle: Standard Edition Movie Roadshow 18 Aug 2004
14 The Wiggles: Hot Potatoes Children’s ABC 3 Mar 2005
15 The Wiggles: Wiggle Time/Yummy Yummy Children’s ABC 4 Feb 2002
16 Phar Lap: Special Edition Movie Roadshow 20 Oct 2005
17 Footy Show: Best of 2004 Light ent. SBME 23 May 2005
18 Hi-5: Dance Hits Volume 1 Children’s Roadshow 3 Mar 2005
19 Auntie Jack Show: Series 1 TV drama ABC 1 Dec 2005
20 Keith Urban: Livin’ Right Now Music EMI 26 Sep 2005

Source: Australian Film Commission (AFC) analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of DVD and VHS sales from approximately 85 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
All titles listed are DVD unless otherwise indicated.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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2004

Rank Title Program type Distributor Release date
1 Kath & Kim: Series 3 TV drama ABC 26 Nov 2004
2 The Castle: Poolroom Edition Movie Roadshow 19 Aug 2004
3 Kath & Kim: Box Set Series 1–2 TV drama ABC 8 Apr 2004
4 Reg Reagan: All of Me Light ent. Sony 21 Jun 2004
5 The Man From Snowy River Movie Roadshow 8 Apr 2004
6 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 2 TV drama Sony 14 Jul 2004
7 Paul Hogan Show: Best of Light ent. Sony 24 May 2004
8 AFL Footy Show: The First Decade Light ent. Sony 5 Apr 2004
9 Carl Barron: Live Light ent. ACMEC 4 Aug 2003
10 Who Wants to be a Millionaire Light ent. Universal 27 Oct 2004
11 Kath & Kim: Series 2 TV drama ABC 24 Nov 2003
12 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: 10th Anniversary Edition Movie Roadshow 1 Sep 2003
13 Footy Show: Best of 2003 Light ent. Sony 16 Aug 2004
14 McLeod’s Daughters: Season 1 TV drama Sony 10 Sep 2003
15 AC/DC: Live at Donington Music Festival 1 Dec 2003
16 Kath & Kim: Series 1, Episodes 1–8 TV drama ABC 8 Oct 2002
17 Powderfinger: These Days Live in Concert Music Universal 4 Oct 2004
18 The Wiggles: Top of the Tots Children’s ABC 10 Mar 2004
19 Delta Goodrem: Delta Music Sony 13 Oct 2003
20 Slim Dusty: Concert for Slim Music Capitol 23 Aug 2004

Source: Australian Film Commission (AFC) analysis of GfK Retail and Technology Australia data.

Notes:
Based on a non-extrapolated sample of DVD and VHS sales from approximately 85 per cent of Australian retailers: see About the data.
Includes Australian productions and productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).
May include multiple editions and multiple formats of the same content.
All titles listed are DVD unless otherwise indicated.
Box sets must include at least one individual Australian title, but may include additional foreign titles. Value ranking has been adjusted to reflect the Australian proportion of the collection.

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