The national movie box office in 2021 is 47.258 billion yuan

  The total box office and the total number of screens for the year remain the world's first

  Author: Our reporter Niu Mengdi

  "Guangming Daily" (January 05, 2022 Edition 09)

  Beijing, January 4 (Reporter Niu Mengdi) The National Film Bureau recently released data showing that in 2021, the total box office of my country's movies reached 47.258 billion yuan, of which the box office of domestic films was 39.927 billion yuan, accounting for 84.49% of the total box office; city The number of movie viewers in the theaters was 1.167 billion.

Newly added 6667 screens throughout the year, bringing the total number of screens to 82,248.

China's film industry is rapidly recovering and developing, and the total box office and total number of screens for the whole year continue to rank first in the world.

  A total of 565 feature films will be produced in 2021, and the total output of films will be 740.

Eight of the top 10 films at the box office of the year were domestic films.

Looking back on the whole year, "Changjin Lake", "My Fathers and Me", "1921", "Revolutionary", "Island Watcher", "Chinese Doctor", "Boom Boom", "Hello, Li Huanying", "Above the Cliff", etc. The domestic film market has performed well. Important periods such as Spring Festival, Summer, National Day, New Year's Day, Ching Ming Festival, and May 1st have a strong momentum. The 25th Shanghai International Film Festival, the 11th Beijing International Film Festival, and the 8th The Silk Road International Film Festival, the 16th China Changchun Film Festival, and the 2021 China Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival were successfully held, all of which confirmed the strong resilience and vigorous vitality of the Chinese film market.

As of the end of September 2021, the number of urban screens in the Chinese film market has exceeded 80,000, demonstrating the potential and confidence in the future development of the Chinese film market.

  According to data released by the National Film Bureau on the 4th, under the strict implementation of the epidemic prevention and control requirements that the attendance rate of theaters does not exceed 75% and that theaters in high-risk areas are temporarily closed, the box office of Chinese movies on the "New Year's Day" in 2022 will reach 1.02 billion yuan. gratifying.

Among them, against the background of the fight against the new crown pneumonia epidemic, the film "Embracing You Through the Winter", which created a "group portrait of volunteers", a warm and emotional person, became the box office champion of this year's New Year's Day with a box office of 319 million yuan, with a cumulative box office of 590 million yuan. Yuan.

  In 2022, domestic films are still promising, such as "Water Gate Bridge of Changjin Lake", "Miracle", "Sniper", "Anonymous", "Lord of the Sky", "Sunshine New World", "The Great War-Resist America and Aid Korea", "Wandering Earth 2", etc. Fine masterpieces will continue to emerge.