Washington, Dec 30: Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ has claimed the top spot in the list of most illegally downloaded film of 2014.
Piracy-tracking firm Excipio reportedly stated that Disney’s Oscar winning animated movie ‘Frozen’ was next to the true-life tale of corrupt New York stockbrokers.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Both the films were downloaded around 30 million times by torrent users between 1 January and 23 December 2014.
‘The Wolf of Wall Street’, a Leonardo DiCaprio film, had caused controversy due to its sex and drug-taking scenes when it was released in the US, and was also nominated for best picture at the Oscars.
Top 20 most pirated films in 2014:
1. The Wolf of Wall Street 30.035m
2. Frozen 29.919m
3. RoboCop 29.879m
4. Gravity 29.357m
5. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 27.627m
6. Thor: The Dark World 25.749m
7. Captain America: The Winter Soldier 25.628m
8. The Legend of Hercules 25.137m
9. X-Men: Days of Future Past 24.380m
10. 12 Years a Slave 23.653 million
11. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 23.543m
12. American Hustle 23.143m
13. 300: Rise of an Empire 23.096m
14. Transformers: Age of Extinction 21.65m
15. Godzilla 20.956m
16. Noah 20.334m
17. Divergent 20.312m
18. Edge of Tomorrow 20.299m
19. Captain Phillips 19.817m
20. Lone Survivor 19.130m
(With Agency Inputs)