The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Best picture Oscar winner The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King reigned supreme during its first week on home video, selling more than 6.3 million combined DVD and VHS units to consumers and video rental stores nationwide, according to industry observers.

While New Line Home Entertainment would neither confirm nor deny those initial sales estimates, topping the 6 million-unit mark during its first week makes the title this year's best-selling home video out of the gate, according to industry estimates.

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"The Lord of the Rings Trilogy" DVD boxed set debuted at No. 5 on Nielsen VideoScan's First Alert DVD sales chart.