"Interstellar" rocketed to the top of the Chinese box office last week, taking in nearly $44.2 million in its first five days in theaters.
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In second place for the seven days ending Sunday was Hong Kong director Johnny To's "Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2," which earned $20.3 million in its first six days in theaters -- already topping the total tally, $15.8 million, of the first installment in 2011.
"Turtles" landed in fourth place for the week, adding about $4.8 million to the haul for the Paramount Pictures film and bringing its total in the territory to nearly $54 million. Rounding out the top five movies for the week was the local production "For Love or Money," which has earned a total of $9.4 million.