James Cameron’s CGI-heavy Alita: Battle Angel has beaten home-grown sci-fi hit The Wandering Earth in its box office takings on the first day of its release in Chinese cinemas. Photo: Handout

Battle of the sci-fi blockbusters as China’s Wandering Earth meets Hollywood’s Alita: Battle Angel

  • James Cameron’s manga-based cyborg takes box office crown on its opening day in Chinese cinemas
  • Patriotic themes of China’s sci-fi jewel continue to stir debate among audiences
Topic |   China Society

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James Cameron’s CGI-heavy Alita: Battle Angel has beaten home-grown sci-fi hit The Wandering Earth in its box office takings on the first day of its release in Chinese cinemas. Photo: Handout
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