Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Makes It to the Top in Blu-Ray Sales Charts

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It might have only been a week or so since Lucasfilm released Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker on Blu-Ray, DVD, and 4K Ultra HD, but it looks like Episode IX is already topping the charts on the home video market.

According to a report by Forbes,The Rise of Skywalker has just taken the top spot on Google's list of rentals on Google play, beating out films that had its home release earlier than the third and final entry in Disney's Star Wars sequel trilogy. The movie has also beaten out 2020 releases like Bad Boys for Life and Sonic the Hedgehog.

Check out the list of top rentals from Google Play down here:

  1. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
  2. Jumanji: The Next Level
  3. Bad Boys For Life
  4. Sonic the Hedgehog
  5. Onward
  6. 1917
  7. Contagion
  8. Knives Out
  9. Bloodshot
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The Rise of Skywalker's success shouldn't really come as a surprise to readers. The Star Wars film franchise has always been a Hollywood juggernaut. Sure, Episode IX might have ended up becoming one of the most divisive entries in the Skywalker saga, however, the film does have its supporters.

Despite its propensity for indulgent and patronizing fan service, the film does have its moments.

Besides, Star Wars fans wouldn't want to miss out on the opportunity to complete their Star Wars DVD collection. The Rise of Skywalker is an important piece – not only does the film serve as the final chapter in Disney's Star Wars sequel trilogy, the film also serves as the culmination of the entire Skywalker saga. The DVD copy of Episode IX is a must have for any Star Wars fan.

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