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Wolf Warriors 2: A hit defining the new Chinese nationalism

Hot news in China this summer is the surprising surge of military film “Wolf Warriors 2”, which has swept national cinemas – edging “Spider Man: Homecoming” and carrying the country’s hopes of breaking Hollywood’s box office dominance. After just 18 days, the movie, directed by and starring marital artist Jacky Wu Jing, passed 4.5 billion yuan (US$690 million) […]