REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM GENERAL DIRECTORATE OF CINEMA

Box Office

 406 New Films in 52 Weeks

406 new films met the cinema audiences at the end of 52 weeks in 2015 and the number of both the Turkish and the foreign films increased.

The number of Turkish film productions which has increased in the last years, has increased %29 in 2015 compared to 2014 and the number of new Turkish films was 139. 

The number of foreign films  which was 249 in 2014 increased to 267 in 2015. 

Number of Movies in Theatres (2005-2015)

Total Ticket Sales and Box Office

More Than 60 Million Cinema Audiences!

On the 100th anniversary of the Turkish Cinema, the number of cinema audiences were more than 60 millions in 2014 and it remained at this level in 2015 (60.740.568 moviegoers).  

139 new Turkish films were released in theatres and 34,7 million moviegoers (%57) preferred Turkish films in 2015. 

Number of Cinema Audiences  (2005-2015)

Proportion of Turkish/Foreign Films Watched in Theatres  (2005-2015)

Box Office revenue of movies which was more than 655 million Turkish Liras (TL) in 2014 increased by % 4 to 684 million TL in 2015.

The proportion of the revenue of Turkish movies was %54 and box office revenue of Turkish films increased to 367 million TL in 2015. Although the proportion of revenue of foreign movies was higher between 2009-2012, the proportion of the revenue of Turkish films increased to %54 between 2013-2015. 

Box Office Revenue of Turkish/Foreign Movies between 2005-2015 (TL) 

Proportion of Revenue of Turkish/Foreign Films (2005-2015)

 

Average Movie Ticket Price

The average movie ticket price was 11,2 TL in Turkey in 2015 and 60,7 million tickets were sold. 139 new Turkish films were released in theatres and 34,7 million moviegoers preferred them in 2015. The average movie ticket price was 10,5TL for Turkish films. The average number of moviegoers was166.000 a day in 2015.

Most Watched Films

Moviegoers preferred Turkish Films!

The cinema audiences preferred Turkish productions in 2015. 8 of the most watched films were Turkish films.

The most popular movie in theatres was “Düğün Dernek 2”.  “Mucize” was the second and   “Fast and Furious 7” was the third. The other movies on the list of the 10 most watched movies are: “Kocan Kadar Konuş”, “Ali Baba ve 7 Cüceler”, “Selam: Bahara Yolculuk”, “Bana Masal Anlatma”, “Aşk Sana Benzer”, “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, “Yapışık Kardeşler”. 

 

 

The Most Popular Film: Düğün Dernek 2: Sünnet!

The number of cinema audiences of 10 films released in 2015 increased to over 1 million in 2015. An audience of 5.2 millions watched “Düğün Dernek 2: Sünnet” which was released in the last month of the year and it has been the 4th most watched film since 1989.

The first 3 of the 10 most watched films are 1-Fast and Furious 2- Avengers: Age of Ultron 3- Minions. The other foreign movies on the list are “50 Shades of Grey”, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials”,The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2”, “Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation”, “Spectre”, “Big Hero 6”.