A disaster movie that saw Beijing and Shanghai inauspiciously destroyed has drawn millions of Chinese to the cinema, edging out the usual feel-good comedies or action flicks to top the box-office takings this Chinese New Year period.
Hailed as China's first big-budget sci-fi movie, The Wandering Earth earned 3.16 billion yuan (S$633 million) in 10 days, making it the country's fifth-highest grossing film.
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