Customer service officers at a heating company in northern China were punished for taking time off work to see Avengers: Endgame. Photo: AP

Surprise ending for Chinese employees skipping work to watch Avengers: Endgame

  • A team at a heating company were in for a shock when Communist Party officials turned up at their office for a snap inspection, setting off a chain reaction around the city.
Topic |   Cinema

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Customer service officers at a heating company in northern China were punished for taking time off work to see Avengers: Endgame. Photo: AP
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Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jnr) is very, very far from home in Avengers: Endgame. Photo: Marvel Studios/Disney

Avengers: Endgame becomes highest-grossing foreign film of all-time in China, crosses 4 billion yuan

  • Maoyan Entertainment, China’s largest movie ticketing app, projects the film could end up with overall takings of 4.16 billion yuan on the mainland
  • Endgame is the third highest earning film overall in China
Topic |   American films

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Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jnr) is very, very far from home in Avengers: Endgame. Photo: Marvel Studios/Disney
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