Harry Potter and Taxi 4 are 2007’s top European films
by Fabien Lemercier
07/01/2008 - Seven European titles feature in the 2007 list of Top 20 Films in Hungarian theatres.
The Hungarian film S.O.S. Love! [trailer] by Tamas Sas ranks ninth with 112m forints (distribution Best Hollywood) while two other national productions distributed by Budapest Film also make it into the top 20: the animated feature Cat City 2 by Béla Ternovszky (still showing, in 15th position with 96m forints grossed) and The Train Keeps a Rollin’ by Róbert Koltai, which was selected for the forthcoming Hungarian Film Week and is 16th position with 84m forints grossed.
In the annual ranking of distributors, Intercom is in pole position with a market share of almost 35%, ahead of UIP (22%), Fórum (14.9%), Budapest Film (10.6%) and SPI (7.4%). These companies are followed by Best Hollywood, Hungaricom, Hungarotop, Paradigma, Mokép, Intersonic and Cirko Film.
(Translated from French)