Box Office News


UK-Ireland box office preview: Paramount breaks into a ‘Smile’

Universal starts ‘Mrs. Harris Goes To Paris’, Curzon has ‘Flux Gourmet’.

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‘Don’t Worry Darling’ tops UK-Ireland box office with strong £2.7m start

Olivia Wilde’s Florence Pugh, Harry Styles-starrer out-performed its Friday-Saturday hold in the US.

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‘Avatar’ re-release pips ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ to top of global box office with $31.5m

Around 75% of ‘Avatar’ box office came from 3D/4D/Imax formats.

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‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ becomes third pandemic release to cross $1bn worldwide

Universal films have combined for more than $3bn so far this year.


UK-Ireland box office: ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ becomes widest female-directed film opening ever

‘Ticket To Paradise’ first weekend, plus ‘Avatar’ re-release.

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‘Ticket To Paradise’ tops international box office, ‘The Woman King’ wins in North America and worldwide

’The Woman King’ topped North American box office with a confirmed debut of $19m.

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UK-Ireland box office preview: David Bowie, Leonard Cohen docs poised to sing

Universal’s ‘Moonage Daydream’ and Sony’s ‘Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song’ both out.

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‘See How They Run’ tops UK-Ireland box office with ‘Jaws’ in second place

Top five takings down over 80% since the start of July.

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UK-Ireland box office preview: ‘See How They Run’, ‘Bodies Bodies Bodies’ launch as cinemas stay open

Government advice is that cinemas can stay open during official mourning period for Queen Elizabeth II.

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‘Minions 2’ regains UK-Ireland box office crown; ‘Prima Facie’ breaks event cinema record

National Cinema Day provided a box office boost and ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ returned to the charts.

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Japan release boosts ‘Bullet Train’ to top of global box office; ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ returns to top 5

Bullet Train’s $15.2m is the lowest for a Number 1 film since the worldwide weekend chart was introduced in June 2021.

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Italian box office predicted to slump by 55% in 2022 compared with pre-pandemic 2019

Cinemagoers were required to wear masks until June 2022.


Germany launches Kinofest as admissions plummet nearly 40%

All cinema tickets will cost just €5 on September 10 and 11.

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‘Warriors Of Future’ scores best Hong Kong local opening of Covid era

Louis Koo is the star and producer of the sci-fi action blockbuster.

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Andre Rieu’s latest concert tops UK-Ireland box office but no release reaches £1m

Takings remain low across the board with no release topping £1m for the first time since December 2020.


UK-Ireland box office preview: ‘Beast’ is unleashed ahead of bank holiday weekend

’André Rieu’s 2022 Maastricht Summer Concert: Happy Days Are Here Again’ plays widely this weekend.