The latest James Bond and Dune are the only films to have passed the 3 million admissions mark this year in French theaters.
Daniel Craig’s latest mission still draws people to theaters. For its fourth week of operation, To die can wait recorded over 600,000 new admissions, proving that Cary Joji Fukunaga’s film is going the distance! Above all, his Majesty’s spy simultaneously became the biggest hit of the year in France in 2021. With 3.3 million cumulative admissions at the French box office, To die can wait now ahead Dune: Part one (3 million) and Kaamelott: First Stream (2.6 million). We will see if 007 resists Eternals, at Tuche 4, To Matrix 4 or to Spider-Man 3, which will invade dark rooms before December 31 …
Dying Can Wait Passes $ 600 Million Global Box Office Revenue
Meanwhile, James Bond resumes at Venom 2 the head of the weekly ranking. Let There Be Carnage a attracted 487,216 additional spectators in recent days, passing at the same time the mark of one million admissions (1,163,306 to be exact).
The holiday effect is working in full force for Eiffel too. The historical film carried by Romain Duris also crosses this eminently symbolic milestone, thanks to the 350,000 tickets sold last week. It is only the 5th French feature film of 2021 to make more than a million admissions (after Kaamelott: First Stream, BAC North, OSS 117: Red alert in black Africa and Black Box).
Finally, we will note the good beginnings of The French Dispatch. With 197,000 spectators for its first week of operation, this is Wes Anderson’s third best start in France, after Grand Budapest Hotel and Moonrise kingdom.