Mainland China Box Office Performance in Week 38

2011/9/28 17:45:00(Beijing Time)    by: EntGroup Consulting
According to China Box-office statistics by Enbase, the mainland Box-office gross in Week 38 (Sep 12-18, 2011) reached $28.04 million, showing a 2% box-office growth from last month and a 46% increase compared to the same time last year. Moviegoers in this week counted as 5.11million in total, slumped about 1% compared to last month. Hollywood blockbuster "The First Avenger: Captain American" continue to win the weekly box office with an outstanding $5.64 million, followed by "Sanctum" with $5.52 million. The latest flat-fee Imported Film "Drive Angry "set itself apart in its first week run as Box-office Top 4 with $3.7 million.


Although there was six fresh films released this week only "Drive Angry" and "The man from nowhere" squeezed into the Top10. "Captain American" continued it Top 1 position with $5.64 million. "Sanctum" played the Cameron and Avatar high-tech card to get a 66% raising week-on-week and landed Top 2, nabbed a total $5.52 million. Domestic films did not gain a satisfying result in this week, for one Revenue-sharing Imported Film (Captain American) and two Flat-fee Imported Films (Sanctum and Drive Angry) are on screen at the same period. Hollywood imported films took 67% share in the whole Box-office market this week.


In the coming week which is Week 39 (Sep 19-25 2011), Films as below are going to be released in mainland China.



Enbase is an up-to-date database system of entgroup which include more than 300,000 Films& TV information specializing box-office performance and data on the weekly attendees, theater seats, etc. For each movie with describing the detail information, including distributors, directors, cast,etc.

Movie Gross Admissions
Spirited Away
Men in Black Inter... US$14.80(M) 2811875
Toy Story 4 US$13.40(M) 2543985
My Best Summer US$8.95(M) 1969231
Godzilla: King of ... US$7.26(M) 1457443
3 Seconds US$5.81(M) 1256048
Chasing the Dragon Ⅱ US$3.69(M) 726714
Macau Is The Seat ... US$2.69(M) 568548
X-Men: Dark Phoenix US$2.68(M) 532944
Aladdin US$1.59(M) 290726