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Zuo Er (2015)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $77,910,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $77,910,000
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The Left Ear tells a painful love story of four teenagers. The seventeen-year old LI'er is an introvert girl whose left ear suffers from poor hearing. One day, she suddenly expresses her love to XU Ge who, however, becomes the boyfriend of an outgoing girl, Bala. Li makes friends with Bala and meets ZHANG Yang whom Bala really loves by chance. Later, Bala dies in an accident and Li finally falls in love with Xu.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,106 $77,910,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,852 $77,910,000

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 8th, 2015 (Limited) by Asia Releasing, released as The Left Ear
International Releases: April 26th, 2015 (Wide), released as The Left Ear (China)
May 7th, 2015 (Limited), released as The Left Ear (Australia)
May 7th, 2015 (Limited), released as Left Ear, The (New Zealand)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 120 minutes
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Keywords: China, Deaf, Romance, Unrequited Love, Love Triangle, Accidental Death, Coming of Age, Novel or Other Work Adapted by Author
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Beijing Enlight Pictures, Jiangsu Yilin Film Culture Medio Co. , Shannan Enlight Pictures Co., Shang Hai Xue He Culture Media Co.
Production Countries: China

Leading Cast

   Li Er (Little Ear)
   Xu Yi

Supporting Cast

Ma Sichun    Bala
Ou Hao    Zhang Yang
Guan Xiaotong    Jiang Jiao
Duan Bowen    Heiren
Bao Wenjing    Lin Lin
Wenli Jiang    Xu Yi's Mom
Tai Shen Cheng    Zhang's Dad
Hu Xia    You Ta

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Production and Technical Credits

Rao Xueman    Screenwriter
Rao Xueman    Based on the Novel by
Wang Changtian    Producer
Li Min    Producer
Li Xiaoqing    Executive Producer
Chen Min    Executive Producer
Yoshihito Akatsuka    Production Designer
Chan Chi-wai    Editor
Nathan Wong    Composer

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Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 5/7/2015 $76,914 8 8 21 $119,412 5/26/2015
China 4/26/2015 $0 0 0 0 $0
New Zealand 5/7/2015 $18,316 3 3 3 $18,316 7/16/2015
Rest of World $77,772,272
International Total$77,910,000 7/16/2015

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