"Adoring" dominates Chinese mainland box office

2020-01-11 05:21:22 GMT2020-01-11 13:21:22(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

BEIJING, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- Chinese comedy film "Adoring" remained number one at the Chinese mainland box office Friday, according to the China Movie Data Information Network Saturday.

The film raked in nearly 17 million yuan (about 2.45 million U.S. dollars) on its eleventh day of screening, accounting for about 19 percent of the daily total.

"Adoring" revolves around six warm stories about pets and their owners during different ages and their journeys to find and appreciate love.

It was followed by "Ip Man 4," the latest installment in the Chinese martial arts film franchise "Ip Man" based on the life of a legendary Wing Chun master.

The film grossed about 14.8 million yuan, with its total box office revenue reaching 990 million yuan.

"Sheep Without a Shepherd" ranked third with ticket sales of about 12.5 million yuan. The film has grossed 1 billion yuan since its release.