Chinese Movie Becomes Highest-Grossing Movie Of 2020

Tue Sep 22 2020 10:54:14 GMT+0530 (IST)

Almost all the countries across the world have been badly affected by China originated coronavirus. All kinds of businesses in the countries were hit and the loss to the film industry is in millions. After a break of six months, now theatres are slowly opening with very few new releases.



Highly anticipated Christopher Nolan's Tenet was released last month but received a disappointing result. Nolan's films are supposed to make $500 million. But Tenet got only 250 million, didn't even reach the break-even mark.

But all of the surprises, a Chinese film become the world's top-earning movie of the year 2020. The Chinese war movie "The Eight Hundred" shocked major American blockbusters over the weekend by officially becoming the world’s top-earning movie of the year 2020.

"The Eight Hundred" has now earned a total of $425 million (RMB 2.88 billion) since its release on August 21, making it China's highest-grossing film of the year so far. It is projected to continue to a total box office of $446 million (RMB 3.02 billion), according to reports.