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Skyfall named bestselling DVD of 2013

Closely followed by The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
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The British Video Association has revealed that Skyfall was 2013's bestselling DVD and Blu-ray, with 2.96m units sold since it landed on shelves in February.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey followed in second place, with 2.06 units sold since being released in April.

The entire top 10 of 2013's best selling DVD and Blu-ray by volume is as follows:

  1. Skyfall
  2. The Hobbit – An Unexpected Journey
  3. Les Misérables
  4. Despicable Me 2
  5. The Twilight Saga – Breaking Dawn Part 2
  6. Monsters University
  7. Star Trek - Into Darkness
  8. Django Unchained
  9. Life Of Pi
  10. Man Of Steel

Elsewhere, Screen reports that digital video entertainment spend rose by 40 per cent, while sales of Blu-rays are up 10 per cent.

According to BVA figures, DVDs and Blu-rays sold 162.2m units sold this year, with discs making up 73 per cent of the total video retail and rental sectors by value last year.

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