Dumped Chinese man books cinemas to prove his ex was wrong
Published on Jun 27, 2014 2:41 PM
BEIJING (AFP) - A jilted Chinese man spent US$40,000 (S$50,000) to book four entire IMAX cinemas for first-day showings of the latest "Transformers" movie on Friday to prove his ex-girlfriend was wrong when she dumped him for being poor seven years ago, he said.
"Hu Xiaoyun: I was so poor when we were in our fourth year at college in 2007 that I could not afford just two film tickets," the man said in a posting on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo.
"You said when you left for Beijing that I will always be that way.
"I have been working hard for the past seven years because of that sentence and today I spent half my monthly income to book all the seats in Beijing's IMAX cinemas on June 27.
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