Headlines From China: ‘Schemes In Antiques’ Tops Weekend

China box office: ‘Schemes In Antiques’ tops weekend

Emperor Motion Pictures’ adventure mystery “Schemes In Antiques” opened in first position at the China box office over the weekend weekend (December 3 -5), according to figures from Artisan Gateway, grossing $25.6m in its first three days. Still holding a place in the top five after more than two months, long-running patriotic blockbuster, “The Battle At Lake Changjin”, which is also China’s highest-grossing film ever, took a further $1.7m for a cume of $897.2m. Read more Screen Daily

Box Office: ‘Matrix Resurrections’ to Open One Month Later in China

After getting the green light from local censors in late November, Warner Bros/Village Roadshow’s “The Matrix Resurrections” has finally secured its official China release date. The film will open in the world’s largest theatrical market on Jan. 14, 2022. Read more The Hollywood Reporter