Patriotic films ruled the box office in China over the national day holiday. Ge You plays a taxi driver celebrating the opening of the Beijing Olympics in My People, My Country.

Chinese national day holiday box office winners and losers: from My People, My Country to The Captain, patriotism rules

  • Holiday box office takings more than doubled, to US$224 million, amid a slew of patriotic releases; two of the three biggest earners have Hong Kong directors
  • American films, including animation Abominable, bagged two of 10 national day holiday release slots; another animated film, from China, flopped
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Patriotic films ruled the box office in China over the national day holiday. Ge You plays a taxi driver celebrating the opening of the Beijing Olympics in My People, My Country.
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