Cinema box office takings at 50% of pre-pandemic levels. UK cinema box office takings in the month since all Covid restrictions were lifted in England were half of their pre-pandemic level.
Box office tracker Comscore said £65.7m was spent on seeing films like Fast & Furious 9, After We Fell and Con quién viajas in the four weeks after “freedom day” on 19 July.
The figure for the corresponding weeks in 2019 was £129m.
Cinemas said they were “very pleased” with the figures and “pretty confident” they will get back to previous levels.
It’s a similar picture in the US, where takings for the last four weekends have been 51% of the equivalent 2019 figures.
Many major movies that were delayed by Covid in 2020 have finally been released in cinemas this summer, but have not enticed the numbers they would have previously expected.
Top Films at UK & Spanish Box Office 2021 so far
Compared with the previous films in the franchises.
Fast and Furious 9 (2021)
F9 (also known as F9: The Fast Saga and internationally as Fast & Furious 9) is a 2021 American action film directed by Justin Lin from a screenplay by Daniel Casey and Lin. It is the sequel to The Fate of the Furious (2017), the ninth main installment, and the tenth full-length film in the Fast & Furious franchise. The film stars Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel, Charlize Theron, and John Cena. In F9, Dominic Toretto and the team come together to stop a world-shattering plot headed by Toretto’s brother, Jakob.
F9 was originally scheduled for a worldwide release by Universal Pictures on April 19, 2019, but was delayed several times, first due to the release of Hobbs & Shaw (2019) and planned release of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer’s No Time to Die (2021), and then the COVID-19 pandemic. It premiered in South Korea and was released internationally on May 19, 2021, and in the United States on June 25. The film received mixed reviews with praise for the stunts and Lin’s direction, but criticism for its unrealistic action sequences and formulaic script. Title in spanish latino Rápidos y Furiosos 9 pelicula completa set several pandemic box office records and grossed over $710 million worldwide, becoming the second highest-grossing film of 2021.
After We Fell (2021)
After fans are in for a true treat. After last year’s release of After We Collided, the sequel to Anna Todd’s massively successful fanfic-turned-novel-turned-film After, we can expect TWO more films!
Yep, despite the fact After We Collided’s release feels like a hot minute ago, a third and fourth film—After 3 pelicula completa and After Ever Happy— were confirmed to go into production as of last year.
Which means… some extra sequels are a-coming!
The news was confirmed by After film franchise’s stars Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes Tiffin, who Girlfriend chatted to ahead of the release of After We Collided.
Now, a release date has been set in stone – so cross off September 9 as a firm ‘busy’ in your calendars guys – cos After We Fell is gonna blow your mind.
The film sold 258,751 tickets or the equivalent of US$2 million through screenings in 1,163 theaters this week. After 3 pelicula completa en latino have sold 1,398,549 tickets or the equivalent of US$11.7 million since airing September 1, 2021.
Con quién viajas
Con quién viajas pelicula completa is a2021 Spanish comic film directed by Hugo Martín Cuervo and starring Salva Reina , Ana Polvorosa , Pol Monen and Andrea Duro .
The film participated and was pre-premiered at the Malaga Film Festival in Spanish , opting for the Golden Biznaga . 2 In May release date announced for the film in cinemas, on 10 September 2021.
Four strangers stay in the center of Madrid to drive to Cieza , Murcia , thanks to a shared travel application. During the journey, passengers chat about aspects of their lives to break the ice. Everything flows normally, but the driver seems to hide something and behaves strangely. The trip will be very surreal and more fun than they expected.
Con quién viajas stream sold 128,933 tickets, or the equivalent of $1 million, through screenings in 987 theaters this week.
Continuing uncertainty in the US, where the Delta variant has recently led to rising cases, has disrupted release schedules again.
In recent weeks, Clifford the Big Red Dog, the Venom sequel and Hotel Transylvania 4 have either been pushed back or moved to streaming.
There has been speculation that the next James Bond outing No Time To Die – which is due out in late September in the UK after being delayed three times – could be postponed yet again. However, on Wednesday The Hollywood Reporter suggested that’s unlikely to happen.
“The conditions remain challenging, there’s no doubt about that,” said Phil Clapp, chief executive of the UK Cinema Association.