Largest Film Industries In The World

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“According to data provided by Theatrical Market Statistics, these are the largest film industries in the world.

  • The film industry is one of the largest sources of entertainment in the world. The industry produces thousands of films annually and rakes in billions of dollars in revenue. Hollywood is the largest, oldest, and most profitable film industry in the world. It is responsible for producing some of the most thrilling and captivating films. This article looks at the largest film industries.

    Largest Film Industries in the World

    The United States and Canada

    In 2016, the film industry in the United States and Canada generated approximately $11.4 billion, making it the most profitable industry in the world. The industry experienced a 2% growth from $11.1 billion in 2015. Two thirds of the American and Canadian population attended a cinema at least once in 2016. The increase in profit is attributed to frequent attendants who accounted for 48% of tickets sold. Of the income generated, Hollywood accounted for $10 billion. Major players in the US and Canadian film industry include Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, and AMC.”


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