Movie Theatres in Canada: Market Research Report

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Movie Theatres in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 51213CA | Apr 2016

Coming attractions: Theatres will offset falling attendance with focus on ancillary products

IBISWorld’s Movie Theatres 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.

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Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Movie theatre performance is tied largely to the success or failure of major blockbuster releases. On the whole, attendance at movie theatres has been slipping, partly due to the growing popularity of video-on-demand streaming services. Exhibitors have been combating falling attendance by emphasizing concessions and other merchandising. Over the next five years, exhibitor revenue will continue to depend on films' ability to draw attendance. As major players upgrade theatres and add amenities, independent venues will find competing difficult and many are expected to close down... purchase to read more

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The Movie Theatres industry is in the mature phase of its life cycle, characterized by moderate industry value added (IVA) growth, saturated markets, consolidation and slowing technological change. During the 10 years to 2021, IVA is expected to grow at an annualized rate of 0.7%, below annualized GDP growth of 1.9% during the same period. The industry's markets are largely saturated, dominated by a few large chains. Cineplex Inc. is the industry's top player, claiming more than 80.0% of the industry's total revenue. Acquisition and consolidation activity has driven down the number of active operators, a trend that is expected to continue into 2021. In the decade up to 2021, the number of operators is projected to decline at an annualized rate of 2.1% to 352... purchase to read more


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What is the Movie Theatres Industry?

This industry comprises businesses that primarily exhibit movies. It includes cinemas, drive-in and outdoor movie theatres and film festival exhibitors.

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Operating movie theatres and cinemasExhibiting films at festivalsOperating drive-in movie theatres

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