14th April 2023 – (Shanghai) The domestic action comedy “Ride On,” starring kung fu actors Jackie Chan and Wu Jing, continued to lead the Chinese daily box office chart on Thursday, according to data from the China Movie Data Information Network. The film pays tribute to stunt actors who work in risky conditions for action movies.
On the seventh day of screening, “Ride On” generated nearly 7.72 million yuan (about 1.13 million U.S. dollars), raising its total box office revenue to 114 million yuan. The film’s success can be attributed to its star power, as well as its unique storyline and action-packed scenes.
In second place was the Chinese adaptation of the classic Japanese family drama “Hachiko,” which raked in about 4.68 million yuan on Thursday. The film tells the heartwarming story of a loyal dog named Hachiko who waits for his owner at a train station every day, even after his owner’s death.
In third place was the Japanese animated fantasy adventure film “Suzume,” with a daily gross of about 2.7 million yuan. The film follows the adventures of a young girl named Suzume who embarks on a magical journey to save her kingdom from an evil queen.