Malaysian films Grossed RM94m as of November 2019
Malaysian films grossed a total of RM93.8 million in the first 11 months of the year, with animated films Upin & Ipin: Keris Siamang Tunggal, BoBoiBoy Movie 2 and Ejen Ali: The Movie among the highest contributors.
The BoBoiBoy film led with the gross of RM29.57 million followed by Upin & Ipin (RM26.2 million) and Ejen Ali (RM23.6 million) as of 15 December, according to the National Film Development Corp Malaysia’s (Finas) Mandatory Screening Scheme.
Deputy Communications and Multimedia Minister Eddin Syazlee Shith told the Dewan Rakyat yesterday that the achievements of local box office films in local cinemas for the years 2018 to 2019 have shown positive growth as GDP in cinemas for last year surged to RM170.4 million, a 194% increase from the RM57.92 million recorded in 2017.
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