Showing that the spirit of getting something for nothing is alive and kicking in the 21st century, Martin Scorsese’s financial conmen classic The Wolf of Wall Street has come out number one in a top ten of the year’s most pirated films.
The list, compiled by piracy-tracking firm Expicio, shows a close fight for at the top, with The Wolf of Wall Street landing 30.035 million downloads, with Frozen (29.919 million downloads) and Gravity (29.357 million downloads) coming in second and third respectively.
A pretty profitless form of success, we suppose, but success all the same, so congrats to them! Here’s the complete top ten plus downloads.
1. The Wolf of Wall Street: 30.035 million downloads
2. Frozen: 29.919 million downloads
3. Gravity: 29.357 million downloads
4. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug: 27.627 million downloads
5. Thor: The Dark World: 25.749 million downloads
6. Captain America: The Winter Soldier: 25.628 million downloads
7. The Legend of Hercules: 25.137 million downloads
8. X-Men: Days of Future Past: 24.380 million downloads
9. 12 Years a Slave: 23.653 million downloads
10. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire: 23.543 million downloads