Indian comedy "Dangal" tops Chinese box office

Xinhua Published: 2017-05-17 19:04:22
Share this with Close
Messenger Messenger Pinterest LinkedIn

The Indian comedy "Dangal" rocketed to top spot in China with box office sales of 330 million yuan (about 48 million U.S. dollars) in the week ending May 14.

A poster of Dangal [Photo:]

A poster of Dangal [Photo:]

The film has earned more than 487 million yuan since its release on May 5, becoming the highest-grossing Indian movie in China.

Disney and Marvel's "Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2" landed in second place for the week, taking in 213 million yuan.

"King Arthur: Legend of the Sword" took third place, earning 36 million yuan.

In fourth place was Hong Kong crime movie "Shock Wave," generating 28 million yuan.

Rounding out the top five was domestic action film "Dealer Healer", which grossed 28 million yuan.

Share this story on

Most Popular


Mountain-view apartment in downtown Shanghai
Wuhan student 'nails' image of Marilyn Monroe
Belt and Road cooperation agreements
Family struggles with quadruplets in north China
First ladies of Belt &Road countries shopping in Beijing
Beauties in Cheongsam showcase Chinese culture in Moscow


Belt & Road tourism increasingly popular among tourists
Xi congratulates Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on 40th anniversary
Iraqi refugee in Germany imprisoned for raping Chinese students
Panda 'tsunami' proves difficult to tame
China's Minister of Education: braille test paper to be available for CET-4 examination
China, Cambodia vow to implement cooperation plans under B&R