Afrikaans movies endure at box office


The Afrikaans-language musical, Platteland (2 prints), is still on the local circuit after 11 weeks and had made R8.1m as at 5 February.

Another Afrikaans film, Hoofmeisie (12 prints), had made R4.2m at the end of the weekend after seven weeks of release.

Big earners currently on circuit are The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (44 prints) at R6.4m; Sherlock Holmes 2 (37 prints) at 11.6m; Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (39 prints) at R12m; The Adventures of Tintin (37 prints) at R14m and Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (46 prints) at R16.1m. (Figures supplied by SAFACT)


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