Below from Aardman’s latest newletter:
Shaun the Sheep The Movie has now hit a global box office total of $67.5 million. But the success doesn’t stop there – we still have more major markets to open. Please find a movie round up below:
Shaun the Sheep The Movie has been a great success in the UK and across Europe, but we have major markets still to open!
We are thrilled to announce that Shaun the Sheep The Movie will open across North America on August 7th.
The movie campaign is off to a strong start with trailering on Minions and Inside Out across the States.
The campaign will extend to TV, radio and digital including online PR and social media further into July. Lionsgate are busy screening The Movie at regional promotional screenings in the Top 30 markets in the USA, as well as numerous film festivals.
Japan, China, America, Canada, Portugal, South Korea and South America will all open between July and September.
The Shaun the Sheep Movie DVD was released in the UK at the start of June and is on track to be as successful as the cinema release.