Jack Neo's Chinese New Yearoffering I Not Stupid Too has rackedup the biggest six-day opening for a local film in
Released through UIP, thesocio-comedy opened on 37 prints on Jan 26, two days ahead of the Chinese NewYear holidays which ended yesterday. The MediaCorp Raintree Pictures productionis a follow-up to box office hit I NotStupid which opened four years ago, also for Chinese New Year,traditionally a lucrative period that see business spike as much as 40% at thebox office.
"Having such a Jack Neomovie for Chinese New Year has become a
He also believes that thebox office graph of I Not Stupid Too,like the first film, will defy the norm to gain stronger momentum in the secondweekend and top the box office of the first film which grossed $2.3m (S$3.8m).
I Not Stupid Too will open in
Last weekend also saw theopening of Jet Li's latest martial arts film Fearless which opened top through BVI with $595,471 on 43 printsdespite its higher NC16 rating as well as Singapore's first 3D animation Zodiac, The Race Begins, which grossed $31,252on 10 prints through Shaw. The PG-rated INot Stupid Too opened second with $473,016 (including previews) over fourdays.