Domestic disaster film "The Chinese Pilot" topped the Chinese mainland box office Oct 6th, the China Movie Data Information Network said Monday.
It grossed nearly RMB 230 million on the 7th day of its screening, accounting for 43% of the daily tally.
"The Chinese Pilot" is a cinematic portrayal of a real-life event that occurred on May 14, 2018, when a captain of Sichuan Airlines managed a safe emergency landing and brought home the 119 passengers and nine crew members on board safely.
Let's review the whole event:
The cast and crew of The Chinese Pilot and the prototype of the film.