“Better Days,” a Chinese film that puts the spotlight on school bullying, continued to lead the Chinese mainland box office Sunday, according to the China Movie Data Information Network Monday.
The film generated nearly 37.82 million yuan (about 5.4 million U.S. dollars) in the market on its 17th day of screening, bringing its total Chinese mainland box office to nearly 1.39 billion yuan.
It was followed by “Midway,” an American war film centering on the 1942 Battle of Midway between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy, which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during World War II. It grossed 33.56 million yuan on Sunday.
Domestic drama film “My Dear Liar” took the third place with a daily box office revenue of about 26.83 million yuan on its third day of screening.