Czech cinema attendance, receipts rise slightly higher in 2014

There was a five percent year-on-year increase in cinema-going in the Czech Republic in 2014, according to figures released by the Czech Union of Film Distributors on Tuesday. In total there were 11.6 million cinema visits last year in the Czech Republic, a country with a population of around 10.5 million. Box office receipts were 3 percent higher than in 2013. The most popular film was the fairy tale Three Brothers, followed by the most recent Hobbit movie and How to Train Your Dragon 2.

Author: Ian Willoughby