China Box Office: ‘Wolf Warrior II’ Nears $650M, Enters Top Five All-Time in a Single Territory

 /  Box Office  / 
Patriotic action film and mega-blockbuster Wolf Warrior II scored a third straight weekend as the #1 film in the world and blew past Marvel's The Avengers to become the fifth highest-grossing film ever from a single territory. Read More

‘Wolf Warrior II’ Crowned King of the Chinese Box Office

 /  Box Office  / 
The patriotic action film Wolf Warrior II supplanted Stephen Chow’s The Mermaid on Wednesday to become the highest-grossing film of all-time in China. Remarkably, the film shows no signs of slowing down entering its third weekend in theaters. Read More

On Screen China: The Force Is Not Strong with ‘Rogue One’

 /  Box Office  / 
The Force isn’t strong in China. But hey, at least Disney has Marvel. Read More

Disney, Marvel Hope ‘Captain America’ Will Stretch China Hot Streak

 /  News  / 
Starting with Iron Man in 2008, the studios’ superhero franchises have hit big. Read More

On Screen China: Disney Hopes ‘Jungle’ will Rumble Box Office

 /  Box Office  / 
Expect an explosive weekend fueled by solid word of mouth and premium ticket sales at China's 200+ IMAX screens. Read More

China Box Office Sets New Weekly Record, Led by Homegrown Trio

 /  Box Office  / 
Wow: $548 million, the largest seven-day gross in the history of the movies. Anywhere. Read More

On Screen China: ‘Panda’ Preview a Warm Spot in Cold Weekend at the Box Office

 /  Box Office  / 
Cold weather decimated movie ticket sales in the world’s No. 1 and 2 markets over the weekend, as Winter Storm Jonas buried the U.S. East Coast in record-breaking snowfall, shutting down cinemas in many key markets, and a nationwide cold snap in China plunged temperatures to 30-year lows, compelling would-be moviegoers to huddle instead around Read More

Hotel of the Jedi: Luxury Properties Wake Up to the Force

 /  News  / 
Star Wars hype may have died down (if only slightly) around the globe, but it’s only been less than two weeks since the film Star Wars: The Force Awakens debuted in China, making more than $100 million in ticket sales in the Chinese box office. In order to cash in on the hype, luxury hotels across Read More

On Screen China: A Tough ‘Walk’ Between the Force and the Panda

 /  Box Office  / 
The coming weekend at the Chinese box office is shaping up to be a veritable dumping ground of middling films dubbed by the Chinese press as “cannon fodder” (炮灰 pàohuī), films that are being pushed out between the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens two weeks ago and the much anticipated January 29 wide Read More

On Screen China: A Bearish Weekend for the Force

 /  Box Office  / 
After nine days in cinemas, The Force Awakens grossed $96.2 million, its final tally now likely to be more in line with that of Terminator: Genisys than with Jurassic World. Read More