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[Movie Box Office] Fast & Furious 8 breaks 2 billion yuan in China, might challenge Mermaid for top grossing movie

The Fate of the Furious broke 2 billion yuan ($290.5 million) in less than 9 days at the Chinese box office. It might edge out Stephen Chow’s Mermaid, which made 3.39 billion yuan last year, for the first spot in China’s top grossers.

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[China Weekend Box Office] March 31st to April 2nd – Kong: Skull Island leads for second weekend!

Kong: Skull Island leads in China for the second weekend. The movie features Chinese actress Jing Tian.

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[Feature] A Comprehensive Evaluation of the Acting Careers of China’s Young Male Actors (Li Yifeng, Kris Wu, Luhan, Yang Yang, Zhang Yixing, etc)

This post was written by 诸葛 from Box Office Bar. Original post here. The post is long and a lot of fresh meats are included but we will only be translating evaluations for the ones who have high box office performances.

Note:

Personal box office is calculated by dividing the total gross of the movie by the actors’ placement in the billing. So it goes Movie Gross ÷ Billing Position. For example Jing Boran is billed second in Lost And Love so his personal box office is the total gross of the movie divided by 2.

Box office numbers included in the calculation are only for movies where the actors have top 5 billing.

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[Feature] Who are the new generation box office kings in China?

We already know the old gen actors, a lot of them are considered legends and their box office appeals are proven and tested. As of late, a group of new gen actors have also shown that they can be huge box office draws too.

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