BEIJING, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- War epic film "The Battle at Lake Changjin" continued leading the Chinese mainland box office on Monday, figures from the China Movie Data Information Network showed on Tuesday.
With a daily box office of 101.83 million yuan (15.79 million U.S. dollars), the film's total box office had amounted to nearly 4.22 billion yuan by Monday, its 12th day of screening.
Another film of patriotic theme "My Country, My Parents" stayed second on the chart, finishing the day with more than 18 million yuan. By Monday, its total box office was 1.2 billion yuan.
In third place was "Water Boys," with a daily box office of about 1.46 million yuan.