BEIJING, June 18 -- The latest version of monster flick "Godzilla" has knocked "Edge of Tomorrow" off the top of the Chinese box office charts, taking 237 million yuan (37.9 million U.S. dollars) in its opening weekend.
However, the latter, a sci-fi action movie starring Tom Cruise, still took in respectable 155 million yuan in the week ending June 15, according to a China Film News report on Wednesday.
The third place went to "X-Men: Days of Future Past," which raked in 44.6 million yuan.
Not far behind was action-thriller "Overheard 3," which pulled in 33 million yuan in the week.
"Night of Adventure," a domestic comedy about thieves, came in fifth with 11 million yuan during the week.