The film exhibition industry begins to see an incentive for recovery with the premiere of some titles such as Godzilla vs Kong, which, according to the National Chamber of the Cinematographic Industry (Canacine), have seen almost two million people and has raised 133 million pesos at the box office. According to the agency, after this film is El protector, Godzilla vs Kong with 250 thousand attendees in the country in its two weeks of exhibition and almost 17 million pesos collected; meanwhile, the Mexican film Play With Me has had a total of 279 thousand attendees and raised 64 million pesos.
From the week of March 1 to 7, the sector sold 5 million pesos in its units; it was not until the week of March 15 to 21 that the sector was able to exceed the six million peso line.
In contrast, during 2020, 315 million movie tickets were sold in the country in the country, which represented a loss of 17 billion pesos. Last year, of the 25 expected “blockbuster” films, 20 stopped being released, while titles such as Mulan were released on digital platforms.