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Record-Breaking Revenue Marks Milestone for 4DX Theaters Amid Blockbuster Releases


Robert Tavares

February 8, 2024 - 22:09 pm


4DX Theaters Celebrate Record Revenue Boost

Bolstered by Blockbuster Titles The Super Mario Bros. Movie, Avatar: The Way of Water, and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., February 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- CJ 4DPLEX, the industry's leading manufacturer of high-quality film formats and cinema technologies, shared an exciting milestone today. The global company reports a record-breaking revenue of $49.6 million in the U.S. market for its state-of-the-art 4DX theaters, representing a five percent increase from their 2022 earnings.

The innovative 4DX format has captured the interest of American movie audiences, with an average revenue of $937,000 per screen recorded across 53 4DX outlets nationwide. A significant part of the 2023 revenue boost is attributed to the release of 46 different movie titles, providing an extensive selection for film buffs.

The Super Mario Bros. Movie was a significant contributor to the 2023 success, grossing an extraordinary $6.9 million in 4DX theaters across the U.S. Other notable movies that exceeded the revenue expectations of CJ 4DPLEX included Avatar: The Way of Water with $5.6 million and Oscar-nominated film, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse recording $2.8 million.

It is with immense delight we convey that our deluxe 4DX theaters have achieved phenomenal success in 2023,

says Don Savant, CEO of CJ 4DPLEX America. Our promise to provide premiere 4DX experiences to the audience has brought about substantial transformations in the entertainment sector. Furthermore, it has been influential in attracting a significant segment of the population, particularly Generation Y & Z, enhancing the reach of our partner exhibitors.

Among the 53 location, 22 theaters managed to cross the $1 million revenue mark. Regal Dania Pointe led the box-office earnings with $2.2 million, making up 26% of the structure's total 2023 profits. Here are some other top performing theaters

  • Regal Fresno - $1.6 million (15% of the complex's profits)
  • Regal Union Square - $1.5 million (14% of the complex's profits)
  • Regal Times Square - $1.5 million (26% of the complex's profits)
  • and many more

Moving into 2024, 4DX is all poised for continued success, with an impressive line-up of film titles ready for release. These include:

  • Sony Pictures' Madame Web (Scheduled for February 14, 2024)
  • Warner Bros Pictures' Dune: Part Two (Scheduled for March 1, 2024)
and many more