From left: Liu Haoran, Xiao Yang and Wang Baoqiang in a still from Detective Chinatown 2.

The top 10 films at the Chinese box office, and the five biggest flops, in 2018

  • Patriotic hit Operation Red Sea, franchise comedy Detective Chinatown 2, and a Chinese Dallas Buyers Club took top honours, eclipsing Hollywood films
  • Hong Kong’s Carina Lau, Tony Leung, Nick Cheung and William Chan had a hand in some of the worst performers, as did Li Bingbing, whose star is falling
Topic |   2018 in review

TOP PICKS

From left: Liu Haoran, Xiao Yang and Wang Baoqiang in a still from Detective Chinatown 2.
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