Of the 20 highest grossing foreign language films in the U.S. six are in Spanish. ‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ comes in at number four with a domestic box office gross of $37 million. But unlike these outliers, most films from Latin America or Spain are unlikely to make it to the theater. Yes, foreign language films have it tough in the U.S. It’s hard to know exactly why non-English films don’t reach wide audiences. Most people believe that Americans just don’t like reading subtitles. But there are more Spanish speakers in the U.S. than there are in Spain or Colombia or Argentina! So, why aren’t there more films in Spanish at movie theaters?