Coming attraction: Renewed consumer spending and technology changes will drive modest growth
IBISWorld’s Movie Theaters market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Positive trends in consumer spending and a revival in movie attendance will benefit the industry over the next five years. Movie theaters will invest in technologies like 3D to boost demand and increase ticket prices, supporting profitability. However, competition from online video access will largely mitigate these trends, resulting in modest growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Generating about 67.0% of industry revenue, movie tickets include both domestic film exhibition (66.5% of industry revenue) and foreign film exhibition (0.5%). The average ticket price rose steadily from $7.50 in 2009 to $8.13 in 2013 (latest available data from the MPAA), which discouraged consumers from attending theaters, particularly when the recession diminished disposable income... purchase to read more
What is the Movie Theaters Industry?
This industry comprises businesses that primarily exhibit movies. It includes cinemas, drive-in and outdoor movie theaters and film festival exhibitors.
AdmissionsFood and beverage sales
Operating movie theatersOperating drive-in movie theatersFilm festival exhibitionMotion picture exhibition for airlines