A boy looking at poster of the Disney movie “Mulan” outside a cinema on the day of its premiere in Beijing on September 11, 2020. Photo: AFP A boy looking at poster of the Disney movie “Mulan” outside a cinema on the day of its premiere in Beijing on September 11, 2020. Photo: AFP
A boy looking at poster of the Disney movie “Mulan” outside a cinema on the day of its premiere in Beijing on September 11, 2020. Photo: AFP

China’s summer movie box office heads for an early winter on the dearth of blockbusters during Communist Party’s centenary

  • Ticket sales during the June-August summer holiday amounted to 6.7 billion yuan on Tuesday, the lowest number since 2013
  • Some Hollywood titles including Walt Disney’s “Cruella” and “Mulan” were affected by the slow summer

Topic |   American films
A boy looking at poster of the Disney movie “Mulan” outside a cinema on the day of its premiere in Beijing on September 11, 2020. Photo: AFP A boy looking at poster of the Disney movie “Mulan” outside a cinema on the day of its premiere in Beijing on September 11, 2020. Photo: AFP
A boy looking at poster of the Disney movie “Mulan” outside a cinema on the day of its premiere in Beijing on September 11, 2020. Photo: AFP
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