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Czech theatres celebrate their most successful year yet

Czech theatres celebrate their most successful year yet

Bohemian Rhapsody’s Queen mania rocked local theatres in 2018  

05/02 | Box Office | Czech Republic

Annual box-office earnings decrease by 9% in Bulgaria in 2018

Annual box-office earnings decrease by 9% in Bulgaria in 2018

Last year was the first since 2014 with fewer than five million admissions in Bulgarian cinemas  

05/02 | Box office | Bulgaria

Local films back on top in Serbia

Local films back on top in Serbia

After the crime-action-comedy South Wind and the WW1 epic King Peter the First sold a combined 800,000 admissions, Taxi Blues has totted up 100,000 after two weeks  

31/01 | Box office | Serbia

Finland hits the 8-million-admissions mark for the fourth year running

Finland hits the 8-million-admissions mark for the fourth year running

Thanks to crowd-pleasers Happier Times, Grump and Land of Hope, in 2018 domestic films notched up 1.9 million out of the overall 8.1 million admissions  

25/01 | Box office | Finland

Lithuanian films break all the records at the local box office in 2018

Lithuanian films break all the records at the local box office in 2018

Four local productions drew in close to 645,000 viewers in the best year for Lithuanian cinema for the past 28 years  

17/01 | Box office | Lithuania

Norwegian and Swedish cinemas have a good 2018

Norwegian and Swedish cinemas have a good 2018

Last year brought a 7% increase in admissions in Norway and a significant growth in the domestic market share in Sweden  

16/01 | Box office | Norway/Sweden

2018 sees a drop in viewer numbers and box-office takings in Italy, but Italian cinema is growing

2018 sees a drop in viewer numbers and box-office takings in Italy, but Italian cinema is growing

2018 saw a 4.98% drop in takings and a 6.89% drop in admissions in comparison to 2017. On the other hand, Italian productions now represent a 23% share of box-office takings  

11/01 | Box office | Italy

2018 once again sees Spanish films gross over €100 million at the local box office

2018 once again sees Spanish films gross over €100 million at the local box office

There has been cautious enthusiasm after the publication of the box-office takings achieved by Spanish titles on their home turf, with Champions emerging as the top scorer  

09/01 | Box office | Spain

The Little Comrade is the biggest Estonia 100 box-office draw of 2018

The Little Comrade is the biggest Estonia 100 box-office draw of 2018

It has been a groundbreaking year, with domestic admissions up over 50% on 2017 and a noteworthy 15% market share held by Estonian films  

08/01 | Box office | Estonia

204.47 million admissions to French theatres in 2018

204.47 million admissions to French theatres in 2018

While the number of French cinema admissions and the percentage of French films contributing to the country’s annual market share remain relatively high, an erosive trend may be lurking  

07/01 | Box Office | France