Magazine article Screen International

'Despicable Me 3' in Record $20.1M China Opening Day

Magazine article Screen International

'Despicable Me 3' in Record $20.1M China Opening Day

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Debut ranks as sixth biggest of all films in China for year-to-date.

Illumination’s Despicable Me 3 set a new record for the opening day of a feature animation in China on Friday, helping the film surge past $300m worldwide.

The family release arrived on $20.1m (RMB 136.9m), overtaking by 17.5% according to Universal sources the previous mark set by Illumination’s Minions, which debuted on a Sunday in September 2015.

Despicable Me 3 also recorded the sixth biggest opening day of the year in China, beating Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales and The Mummy. …

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