2023 opened the year with the highest grossing quarter of the current decade, achieving $8 billion.
The August 6 play-week delivered the best single-week box office of the pandemic-era in Japan, powered by the massive opening of Toei's ONE PIECE FILM: RED.
Box office for the International market (excluding China) ended June only marginally below pre-pandemic levels.
How has the recovery developed in 2021 in individual markets? Are there differences in the level, sustainability and timing of progress?
France is the first territory in Western Europe to achieve a play-week performing at a median level of 2018-2019 business.
In May, global cinemas accounted for $1.4 billion in box office. This is the third best global monthly result since March 2020.
Gower Street looks at how each of the top 12 global box office markets has been impacted to date by the Covid-crisis.
2020 has been a year of turmoil. As major European markets re-close Gower Street asks is 2021 ready to take the strain of recovery?
This week Gower Street looks at where the box office made globally since the beginning of August has been coming from, both regionally and by key markets.