Magazine article Screen International

Beijing Love Story Tops China Box Office

Magazine article Screen International

Beijing Love Story Tops China Box Office

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Wanda Media's Beijing Love Story topped the China box office last weekend, grossing $33.15m in three days, according to figures compiled by EntGroup.

The film grossed around $16m on its opening day of Valentine's Day (Friday, Feb 14), setting a new record for the highest single day gross for a 2D film in China.

The directorial debut of actor Chen Sicheng, whose credits include Lou Ye's Spring Fever, the film revolves around five couples of different ages who are facing different challenges in their lives. The ensemble cast includes Tony Leung Ka-fai, Carina Lau and Siqin Gaowa.

Chinese New Year hit The Monkey King was knocked into second place last week (Feb 10-16) but still managed to add $31.15m to its $158m box office haul. …

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