[Epoch Times December 30, 2021](Epoch Times reporter Tong Yijia comprehensive report) Marvel movie “Spider-Man” episode 3 “Spider-Man: No Way Home” (Spider-Man: No Way Home, Taiwan) (Translation: Spider-Man: Homeless Day) has been screened globally for 10 days and the box office has broken the $1 billion mark, beating the $950 million box office of the red theme movie “Changjin Lake” that the CCP strongly touted.
According to data from IMDB’s website Box Office Mojo, “Spider-Man: No Home Returned” has topped the box office for the second consecutive week, with a combined box office revenue of US$81.5 million in the United States and Canada. Since the film’s release, the North American box office revenue has reached 467 million U.S. dollars, and the global box office revenue has reached 1.05 billion U.S. dollars, making it the best-selling film in 2021 under the epidemic.
The protagonist of “Spider-Man: No Home Returned” is still played by British actor Tom Holland (Tom Holland) as Peter. Parker (Tom Holland), partner Zendaya (Zendaya) and many other actors continue to write the legend of Spider-Man.
Because of the epidemic, no Hollywood-produced movie has broken the global box office record for two consecutive years. Prior to “Spider-Man”, the single film that reached $1 billion at the box office was “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” released in 2019, which earned 1.074 billion in that year. Ten thousand dollars at the box office.
As Sino-US relations continue to deteriorate, the US government recently announced a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics. The spokesperson of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs responded that “countermeasures will be taken.” The release of “Spider-Man: No Home Returned”, which was originally scheduled for December 6, was suspended, which also led to a large number of spoilers for pirated editions on Weibo. And another news revealed that China will suspend the introduction of American films.
After the CCP’s main melody film “Changjin Lake” was released, the CCP officially organized to watch it collectively. According to Shandong Zibo Daily, Jiang Duntao, secretary of the Zibo Municipal Party Committee, led the leaders of various large groups and organized party members and cadres to watch collectively. In places such as Hebei and Guangdong, officials have arranged for party members and cadres to watch collectively. While the film’s box office kept breaking new records not long ago, the profitability of the producer’s “patriotic business” has also become the focus of public opinion.
Currently, although “Spider-Man: No Return of Heroes” has not yet been released in the Chinese market, some analysts believe that if the film can be released successfully, the total box office will continue to soar.
According to Lu Media’s “Netease” public account, the film producer of “Changjin Lake” announced on December 24 that the key will be extended for the third time, and the release will be extended to January 16, 2022. According to data, “Changjin Lake” was released on September 30, 2021, and all new films were originally released for only one month. The two postponed “Changjin Lake” was supposed to be released on December 30.
The article pointed out that “Changjin Lake” is now unwilling to see its box office champion be taken away by “Spider-Man: Heroes Without Home”, so it is postponed again.
Editor in charge: Yang Ming