As of Mar 31, 2018, the company operated 533 theaters and 5,964 screens in 41 states in the US and 15 Latin American countries.

During fiscal 2017, the company added 7 net theaters internationally and 56 net screens globally. The company added 5 net screens in the first quarter of fiscal of 2018. As of Dec 31, 2017, the company had commitments to open 17 new theaters and 127 screens during fiscal 2018, and 7 new theaters and 70 screens subsequent to 2018.

At year-end, the company owned the land and the building at 41 theaters with 608 screens and leased 298 theaters with 3,953 screens in the US. Leases are generally long-term, generally ranging from 20 to 45 years, including renewal options. Internationally, the company leased all 194 of its theaters, with 1,398 screens. Leases generally range from 10 to 30 years, including renewal options.

Globally, theaters average 11.2 screens, with US theaters averaging 13.5 screens and Latin American theaters averaging 7.2 screens. Theaters in the US range from 23,000 to over 130,000 square feet, and eMarketer estimates the average theater is approximately 61,000 square feet.

TTM20172016201520142013
Stores533533526513495482
Store growth1.5%1.3%2.5%3.6%2.7%3.7%
Total gross square feet (M)28,63328,63328,34627,77326,99526,442
Total gross square feet growth1.3%1.0%2.1%2.9%2.1%5.7%
Avg store gross sq ft53,70053,80054,00054,60054,80054,900
Avg store gross sq ft growth-0.2%-0.3%-0.5%-0.7%-0.6%1.9%
Movie screens5,9645,9595,9035,7965,6765,563
Movie screen growth1.2%0.9%1.8%2.1%2.0%6.2%
Movie screens per theater11.211.211.311.411.511.5