Domestic comedy "Be Somebody" stays atop Chinese box office chart
BEIJING, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- Domestic comedy-suspense film "Be Somebody" continued to top the Chinese mainland box office chart on Wednesday, data from the China Movie Data Information Network showed Thursday.
The film tells the story of a group of frustrated filmmakers who gather to plan on a new film about a notorious criminal case. It generated 18.53 million yuan (about 2.9 million U.S. dollars) on Wednesday.
Narrating the horrible experience of a single woman living alone in the big city, the domestic suspense film "Door Lock" ranked second on the box office chart, raking in around 7.68 million yuan on Wednesday.
It was followed by war film "Railway Heroes," with a daily revenue of around 5 million yuan on its sixth day of screening. Enditem