Movie PictureAccording to The Hollywood Reporter, Helmer Paul Abascal's suspense film Paparazzi sold nearly 500,000 combined DVD and VHS units to consumers during its first day in release Tuesday, generating an estimated $9 million in gross consumer spending, or more than half of its $15 million-plus domestic boxoffice take, according to industry sources.

Warner Home Video's Troy, starring Brad Pitt, was the best-selling DVD its debut week (ending Jan. 2), generating an estimated $11.2 million in gross rental revenue, or about 8% of its domestic boxoffice take, according to Nielsen VideoScan and Video Store magazine research, respectively.

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle was the second-best-selling DVD during its first five days on retail shelves, according to VideoScan's First Alert DVD sales chart. New Line Home Entertainment's comedy generated an estimated $6.6 million in gross rental revenue, or about 36% of its domestic boxoffice take, according to Video Store magazine.