Box Office: like Tenet, industry survives on the oxygen of hope

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The figures remain grim even though Tenet and The 800 have delivered some excitement to industry hearts heavy since March.

The great tentpole hope Tenet made $1.609m at the box office this weekend, down from $2.5m last weekend, officially down 35% so it has now taken $6.527m altogether. This is a bit surprising because social distancing means that cinemas must be full at around half capacity, so we would expect the demand to dissolve away more slowly.

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