What might “Need for Speed” have in common with “Pacific Rim,” “Escape Plan” and “Cloud Atlas”? The Dreamworks driving film might end up being one of those (increasingly less) rare Hollywood movies to perform better in mainland China than stateside.
Hollywood films took the three top spots this week, with "Robocop" at No. 2 and "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" at No. 3.
China box office revenue for
Total mainland box office for the week was $50.2 million and year to date, Chinese box office receipts stand at $1.078 billion, Artisan data showed.