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April 21, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

The DVD charts looked like Potter’s fields last week as all seven Harry Potter movies managed to make the top 20 on Nielsen Videoscan’s First Alert sales chart for the week. The chart was headed, of course, by last year’s Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ‹ Part 1. Home Media magazine — this despite the fact that the movie only hit retailers’ shelves on Friday instead of the usual Tuesday. Home Media magazine also pointed out that the No. 2 title on the chart, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader sold only 18.2 percent of the Potter total although it was on the shelves for the entire week. Coming in third was Disney’s animated Tangled, followed by Disney’s Tron: Legacy. On the rental chart, the top movie was Country Strong (due to the fact that Warner Bros. will not make the Potter movie available via Netflix and Redbox for four weeks — something that it prominently mentioned in ads for the DVD and Blu-ray Disc versions).