Ranking of cinema movies in Norway 2018, by admissions

As of 2018, the most popular cinema movie in Norway was Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again! The musical film recorded more than 708 thousand admissions that year. Next three ranks include the domestic movies Skjelvet, Den 12. mann and Månelyst I Flåklypa, all distributed by Nordisk Film Distribusjon.

Film distributors for Norwegian cinemas

Based on the revenue, Nordisk Film Distribusjon is one of the leading movie distributors in Norway. In 2018, the company generated ticket revenues of roughly 317 million Norwegian kroner and thus, ranked second. The largest film distributor in the country is United International Pictures (UIP), with a box office of nearly 400 million Norwegian kroner.

The Norwegian cinema market

In recent years, the gross box office revenue in Norway generally increased and reached almost 1.4 billion Norwegian kroner in 2018. As of 2017, the largest Norwegian cinema was by far Nordisk Film Kino in Oslo, with a revenue of roughly 219 million Norwegian kroner. In general, Nordisk Film Kino, as well as SF Kino are the most valuable cinemas in Norway.

Ranking of cinema movies in Norway in 2018, by admissions

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February 2019



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