How Much Would ‘Roma’ Have Grossed With a Traditional Release? We Have An Answer

How Much Would ‘Roma’ Have Grossed With a Traditional Release? We Have An Answer
Roma” won three top Oscars for Netflix. Though falling short of the elusive Best Picture, those recognitions were the first for a film that received its primary distribution from a streaming platform. It also confirmed that these films can be top Oscar competitors, and further mainstreamed the idea that a movie is not defined by its platform. (All of which has caused considerable consternation for Steven Spielberg.)

Of course, “Roma” also had a life at the box office, although Netflix offered no data around its grosses. We had our estimates, and now we believe we have a reasonable answer to the larger philosophical question: What might have “Roma” grossed had it followed a traditional release?

We surveyed specialized industry figures, all on background, who responded with a wide variety of figures. Then we examined the multiple factors in play during the release period to arrive at an educated guess.

Based on all of this,
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