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Jian Bing Man (2015)

Jian Bing Man
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $170,732,267Details
Worldwide Box Office $170,732,267
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Beijing, the present day. Popular TV personality Da Peng is invited by gangster businessman Wang Hai to make a film in which he will invest. Wang insists that Da Peng’s co-star is TV drama actress Du Xiaoxiao. However, after a nightclub scandal involving Da Peng goes viral, he’s blackballed by a powerful internet executive and finds himself unable to attract any male co-star. Wang also wants his investment back. Da Peng decides to make his own movie on the cheap, using a script he has about an alien, A Li, who arrives on Earth and has various adventures as a superhero.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 474 $170,732,267
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 890 $170,732,267
All Time International Box Office for Super Hero Movies 47 $170,732,267
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Super Hero Movies 65 $170,732,267
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 28 $170,732,267
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 113 $170,732,267

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 24th, 2015 (Limited) by Asia Releasing, released as Pancake Man
International Releases: July 17th, 2015 (Wide), released as Pancake Man (China)
July 30th, 2015 (Limited) (Australia)
July 30th, 2015 (Limited) (New Zealand)
June 20th, 2017 (Wide) (China)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 113 minutes
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Keywords: China, Beijing, Viral Video, Organized Crime, Movie Business, Spoof, Gratuitous Cameos, Big Break
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Super Hero
Production Companies: Wanda Media, Tianjin Golden Fox Culture, New Classic Media
Production Countries: China

Leading Cast

   Da Peng

Supporting Cast

Chao Wei Liang    Wang Hai
Yuan Shanshan    Du Xiaoxiao
Charles Zhang    Internet Executive
Yi Yunhe    Ma Tao


Yan Liu    Herself
Sandra Ng    Herself
Eric Tsang    Himself
Yue Yunpeng    Himself
Jean-Claude Van Damme    Himself

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

Da Peng    Screenwriter
Su Biao    Screenwriter
Tu Yiran    Editor
Zhao Yingjun    Composer
Danny Chen    Director of Photography

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August 6th, 2015

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International Box Office: Monster Hunt Chomps Chinese Record Book

July 29th, 2015

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Monster Hunt remained in first place on the international chart with $46 million over the weekend for a two-week total of $225 million. The film again dominated its home market (China) earning $113.16 million over the full week for a running tally of $221.41 million after eleven days of release. It became the biggest Chinese film in its native market and the third biggest film of all time, behind Transformers: Age of Extinction and the current record holder, Furious 7. More...

Weekend Estimates: Ant-Man Defeats Poor Pixels

July 26th, 2015


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Limited and VOD Releases: Exorcising Your Options

July 24th, 2015

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International Box Office: Monster Hunt is Monster Hit

July 23rd, 2015

Monster Hunt

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Weekend Box Office Performance

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 7/30/2015 $187,949 9 9 25 $317,349 8/24/2015
China 7/17/2015 $68,750,000 0 0 0 $170,370,000 6/28/2017
New Zealand 7/30/2015 $18,990 1 18 22 $44,918 8/24/2015
International Total$170,732,267 6/28/2017

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