“Kung Fu Panda 3” has becomes China's animated film box-office champion
Updated: March 3, 2016
According to Xinhua News Agency, the newly released data showed that the box office of the American-Chinese animated film “Kung Fu Panda 3” has gotten $144.2 million, it has broken the box office record of “Monkey King: Hero Is Back 2015” to become the top-grossing movie in mainland Animation Film field.
“Kung Fu Panda 3” is produced by DreamWorks Animation and Oriental DreamWorks, It is a sequel to the Kung Fu Panda 1 and Kung Fu Panda 2, showing the new adventure of “Po” when he found his biological father Li Shan, the positive energy and strong family ties of this film has been loved by the worldwide audience.
“Kung Fu Panda 3” only took one month to hit record levels, the industry insiders said it has reflected "blowout" development of the scale of China's film market. The Chinese elements and Chinese dubbing of the film has been highly praised by domestic and foreign media, audience and film critics, they all praise that the movie really have “Chinese descent ".
Oriental DreamWorks officials said that the Chinese team behind the scenes of the “Kung Fu Panda 3 is very powerful; actually, about one-third of the film is produced in China. It is reported, Oriental DreamWorks will produce a series of new Animation which based on the Chinese culture and local stories in the next few years, these animations may pour the new vigor into the animated film market in the Mainland.
Over the years, the Kung Fu Panda series has proven to be a huge success in China, with the first two installments grossing a total of $118 million (£73.8 million) at the nation's box office.
Reportedly, Kung Fu Panda 3 can be expected to continue adding to its animation record, so last week, the film received permission from Chinese regulators to extend its run, the schedule of the “Kung F Panda 3” has been likely to last until 27th, March, 2016.