Box office in China over the busy Chinese New Year period exceeded last year's figures by more than 80%.
Chinese New Year
At Chinese New year, free-market HK turned to local films first, Chinese pictures next.
"The Monkey King," dominated the Chinese New Year box office, took top spot globally, and gave IMAX its best ever day.
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Weekend:$73.0M
Transformers: Age of Extinction
Transformers: Age of Extinction2Weekend:$16.5M Paramount Pictures
Tammy3Weekend:$12.9M Warner Brothers / New Line