The White Storm 2 crosses $1m mark at local box office

The crime thriller, The White Storm 2: Drug Lords, has passed the $1-million mark at the Singapore box office, making it the third highest-grossing Asian title this year.

Since its opening on July 11, the story of two men on opposite sides of the law in Hong Kong, starring Andy Lau, Louis Koo, Karena Lam and Michael Miu, has been the highest-earning Asian film for the past three weekends.

With its earnings of $1,000,415 across 31 screens as of Wednesday, the film is now the third highest-earning Asian title this year, behind historical fantasy The Knight Of Shadows: Between Yin And Yang ($1.18 million) and romance Fall In Love At First Kiss ($1.1 million).

The White Storm 2: Drug Lords is distributed here by Clover Films, mm2 Entertainment and Shaw Organisation.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 03, 2019, with the headline 'The White Storm 2 crosses $1m mark at local box office'. Subscribe