4DX sees record-breaking attendance in first half of 2017

Cinemas News

CJ 4DPLEX closed out a successful first half of the year with record-breaking 4DX attendance and box-office revenue. From January 1 through June 30, 2017, over 9.3 million 4DX moviegoers helped generate close to more than $110 million at the worldwide box office—the best half-year performance since the company launched 4DX in 2009.

Since its debut, 4DX has attracted an audience of more than 50 million who have seen the 440-plus Hollywood and local titles made available in the innovative movie format featuring motion seats and environmental effects. 

In the past six months alone, 43 titles were screened in 4DX. In fact, more movies are available in 4DX than in any other 4D format.

In the first half of 2017, 4DX added 41 sites in fourteen countries. This is an increase of 37% in comparison with last year’s first-half period, which opened 30 sites. Countries where 4DX expanded in 2017 to date include: China (21 new sites), U.S. (5), India (2), Japan (2), South Africa (2), and one each in Brazil, Egypt, France, Hungary, Mexico, Norway, Qatar, Turkey and the U.K.