“The Message” Tops the Box Office during China’s National Holiday Week

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Huang Xiaoming goes behind the lens to shoot Zhou Xun on Feng Sheng's set

The Message (Feng Sheng) topped the coveted national holiday week, with 150 million RMB (22 USD) which is really, really high to the point of raising eyebrows. Either way, the film has done what Hua Yi has out to do  – be a blockbuster, and  showcase some of its finest actors, which has been accomplished with both main actresses nabbing Golden Horse nods.  Actor Huang Xiaoming also got to show off his improvement  singing, by performing the theme song live rather impressively (though not enough for me to want another album from him). Li Bingbing and Alec Su look like they’re enjoying the performance too.

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