Illustration: Henry WongIllustration: Henry Wong
Illustration: Henry Wong

China trots out The Eight Hundred, other patriotism fare to rescue Asia’s largest movie box office as Covid-19 lockdown ends

  • ‘The Eight Hundred’ leads box-office takings in an industry interrupted by months of cinema closures due to Covid-19 lockdown
  • Film studios look to the Golden Week holiday for respite as China’s movie industry heads for worst year since 2011 in box-office receipts

Topic |   Cinema
Illustration: Henry WongIllustration: Henry Wong
Illustration: Henry Wong
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