How Furious 7 left the competition behind in China, unlike most China-US co-productions

//How Furious 7 left the competition behind in China, unlike most China-US co-productions

How Furious 7 left the competition behind in China, unlike most China-US co-productions

When the 2015 film Furious 7, the fastest and most furious of the enduring action series, was released in China, it broke just about every record going. Grossing one billion yuan in five days, it eventually racked up 2.4 billion yuan at the Chinese box office, to become, at that point, the most successful foreign release of all time.While investment from the state-owned distributor China Film Group Corporation can’t have hurt its chances, unlike most Sino-Hollywood co-productions Furious 7…

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