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Chinese Box Office: "Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons" Reaches $104.7M After Eight Days

4:19 PM 2/20/2013 by Senh Duong
Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons
According to EntGroup, Stephen Chow’s fantasy-action-comedy “Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons” has already grossed $104.7M after just eight days of release (Feb. 10-17), making it the fourth highest grossing Chinese film of all time, behind “Lost in Thailand” ($201M), “Chinese Zodiac” ($138M), and “Painted Skin 2: Resurrection” ($114.5M).

Chinese Box Office: Stephen Chow's "Journey to the West: Conquering The Demons" Breaks Opening Day Record

11:20 AM 2/13/2013 by Senh Duong
Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons
You know when a market’s hot? When box office records are shattered on a regular basis. Just a couple months ago, “Painted Skin 2: Resurrection” still held two regional box office records: the highest grossing Chinese film of all-time and the biggest opening day gross of all time for a Chinese film.

Chinese Box Office: "Skyfall" Up to Astounding $51M; "The Grandmaster" at $45M

11:56 AM 2/6/2013 by Senh Duong
Skyfall
Sam Mendes’ “Skyfall” starring Daniel Craig opened a couple weeks ago in China and riveted audiences to the tune of $35M in the first week and $16M in the second, for a total of $51M so far. It’s a huge hit in China, unless, like this writer, your views got distorted by the recent records broken by “Lost in Thailand” and “Chinese Zodiac.”
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