New "Fast and Furious" spin-off still leads Chinese mainland box office

BEIJING, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- "Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw," the latest spin-off of "The Fast and the Furious" franchise, topped the Chinese mainland box office on Friday, the eighth day of screening, the China Movie Data Information Network said Saturday.


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The film raked in 49.38 million yuan (about 6.9 million U.S. dollars), accounting for over 40 percent of the daily total.

Coming in the second was Chinese animated film "Ne Zha," which grossed 28.1 million yuan on its 36th day of screening.

"Vortex," a domestic crime movie, ranked third by earning 10.82 million yuan on its opening day.