Coming attraction: Renewed consumer spending and technology changes will drive modest growth
IBISWorld’s Movie Theaters market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.
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