Wu Jing in a scene from Chinese sci-fi blockbuster The Wandering Earth. Shanghai Fortress has failed to build on its success, however.

China sci-fi film Shanghai Fortress fails to build on The Wandering Earth’s success

  • Critics, film-goers blast the alien invasion fantasy, rated 3.3 out of 10 on film rating website Douban, for lead actor Lu Han’s bad acting and its incoherence
  • Internet users say good prospects for Chinese sci-fi have been dashed by film’s failure, and its director takes responsibility in apologetic Weibo post
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Wu Jing in a scene from Chinese sci-fi blockbuster The Wandering Earth. Shanghai Fortress has failed to build on its success, however.
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