Spy thriller "Cliff Walkers" stays atop China box office
Spy thriller "Cliff Walkers" continued to lead China's box office chart on Wednesday, according to data from the China Movie Data Information Network.
The movie grossed 12.9 million yuan (about 2 million U.S. dollars) on Wednesday, marking the 17th consecutive day of dominating China's daily box office.
Set in northeast China in the 1930s, it follows four Communist Party special agents as they test their wits against their enemies to complete a secret mission. It has pocketed 991 million yuan since its release on April 30.
"Break Through the Darkness," a crime action movie telling the story of China's fight against organized crime, came in second with daily sales of nearly 7.2 million yuan on Wednesday.