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My People, My Homeland

Directed by

Da-Mo Peng
Ao Shen
Zheng Xu
Fei Yan
Baimei Yu


Bo Huang
Huang Dabao (Adult)
You Ge
Zhang Beijing
Wei Fan
Lao Fan
Chao Deng
Qiao Shulin (Adult)
Teng Shen
Ma Liang
Baoqiang Wang
Lao Tang
Zhanyi Zhang
Li Zhongqiu, Zhang Beijing's Uncle
Zheng Xu
Xiao Fan
Ni Yan
Yan Feiyan (Adult)
Li Ma
Qiu Xia
Haoran Liu
Xiao Qin
Mintao Liu
Celina Jade
Emma Meier
Ziwen Wang
Xiang Wei
Wei Daxiang, the Village Head
Yanhui Wang
Wang Shouzheng
Yu Zhang
Yi Zhang
Jiang Qianfang
Roy Wang
Mr. Han (Adult)
Yiming Zhang
Long Hair
Xun Wang
Wang Chuqi
Xinming Yang
Dr. Ning
Hewei Yu
Jiang Weian
Fu Miao
Wei Peng
Zijian Dong
Dong Axue
Jackie Li
Meng Meng
Hong Tao
Jiang Xiaohong
Zixian Zhang
Emergency Doctor
Jing Wu
Boss from Northern Shaanxi
Yanbo Han
Curator Han
Liya Tong
Dong Ahua
Xing Lu
Security of Hospital
Chen Li
Jiang Wenhao
Li Sun
Airline Stewardness #1
Tieren Zhao
Uncle Qi
Yuchang Peng
Huang Dabao (Teenager)
Hao Yun
Zi Yang
Jiang Ziya
Yunpeng Yue
Yue Longgang
Haiyan Zhao
Aunt Li
Xiaojun Yue
Wardmate Xiao Jun
Karry Wang
Jiang Xiaokai
Jia Yuling
Binlong Pan
Brother Five
Ruifeier Gao
Shu Chen
Headmaster Jiang
Lele Dai
Airline Stewardness #2
Cailun Huang
Youth #1
Haolin Han
Jiang Xiaofeng (Child)
Jiayin Lei
Jiang Dalei
Chao Liang
Guiquan Sun
Youth #2
Hong Yue
Madam Gao
Liang Tao
Village Cadre
Yifeng Li
Jiang Xiaofeng (Adult)
Jianya Zhang
Old Man Jiang
Zhi-Hua Zhang
Old Lady Jiang
Walley Wei
Jiang Xiaolai
Liu Xuanrui
Jiang Yirui
Die Cai
Jiang Xiaodie
Zizhao Wang
Emergency Doctor
Feng Yijie
Security of Hospital
Lv Yanzhen
Zhang Beijing's Aunt
Cai Jing
Ruoqi Sun
Xiaosong Gao
Gao Xiaosong
Frant Gwo
Frant Gwo
Jing Ci
Dong Ahua (Teenager)
Yuxian Shang
Hao Chen
Solange Maggie
Miao Woman
Mingxuan Li
Li Jiaqi
Li Jiaqi
Li Kun
Female Anchor
Li Zidong
Miao Man
Gao Xiaolin
Villager with Cattle
Zhang Chi
Cantonese Male Anchor
Annie Lowdermilk
American Hostess
Qi Yueming
Actress of Minority Nationality
Hou Wanfen
Yang Zhengzhang
Young Audience
Meng Yongyuan
Miao Singer
Gao Nan
Alien Attendant
Huang Mengting
Alien Attendant
Zhang Chengyu
Alien Attendant
Liu Yujia
Alien Attendant
Dai Kun
Alien Attendant
Huang Mengwei
Alien Attendant
Li Erbian
Old Lady
Yaheng Wu
Male Passenger
Xi Wang
Xiaoqiang Li
Thin Alumni
Bai Feng
Soldier Alumni
Yang Fan
Niu Niu's Father
Er Qiang
Bai Zeze
Niu Niu
Wang Yutian
Yan Feiyan (Teenager)
Li Kaiyang
Fat Boy
Li Zhenghe
Qiao Shulin (Child)
Ximing Zhang
Mr. Han (Child)
Yang Weiguo
Old Fruit Grower
Hao Shengqi
Old Alumni
Tang Fuliang
Old Alumni
Zhang Qunying
Old Alumni
Zhou Xuezhen
Old Alumni
Men Yanping
Old Alumni
Luan Zhang
Cultural Center Colleague
Meng Zhang
Cultural Center Colleague
Sun Yiming
Cultural Center Colleague
Fu Lei
Cultural Center Colleague
Xu Jia
Cultural Center Colleague
Bei Jingshui
Cultural Center Colleague
Zhang Youwei
Cultural Center Colleague
Li Jialun
Mr. Li from Cultural Center
Xu Meng
Yan Jianbo
Property Repairman
Wei Wei
Guo Chongying
Sister Two
Eric Heise
Dr. Audrey Monnin
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 153 minutes (2 hrs 33 mins)
UK release date Released: 9th October 2020
 BBFC Age Rating:  PG age rating
US release date Released: 9th October 2020

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9 October 2020

With the 2020 box office collapsing in March due to the global pandemic the Chinese market was the first an quickest to recover and it dominated the global scene over the whole year.

The top grossing movie of the year was The Eight Hundred wich was released in August and did big business in China.

The Eight Hundred

Chinese films accounted for 6 of the top 20 movies of the year and 7 of the movie were released in 2019 with a holdover in 2020.

Tenet which was the first big movie released during the pandemic made it into the top 5 movies of the year despite being considered a flop.

Many movies have had there releases moved to 2021 and cinemas did not have the massive tentpole pictures that would have pulled in over a Billion dollars in revenue, in fact its the first time in over a decade there has been no movie taking over $1 Billion.

Here are the top 5 movies by gross across the globe in 2020.

The Eight Hundred

A massive hit in China the action war epic is directed by Hu Guan and took $161 Million on its full opening weekend.

Over its full global release the movie took $441.8 Million making the top grossing global movie of the year.

Bad Boys For Life

Bad Boys For Life

After a lengthy gap Will Smith and Martin Lawrence re-teamed as the Miami cops and the movie was a global smash.

Released at the start of the year its release just missed the cinemas closures due to COVID-19 and took $418.2 Million.


Sam Mendes released his Oscar nominated was movie in America in late 2019 but got its global release in early 2020 and its the 3rd top movie of 2020 with $375.4 Million.

My People, My Homeland

Directed by 7 of Chinas top directors this anthology movie took $101 Million durings its Chinese opening.

Globally the movie is the 4th highest grossing of the year with $371.1 Million.



In America this movie was moved to an August release with studios hoping that cinemas would have re-opened after 4 months of closures, but the global pandemic had other ideas and although countries has started to re-opened cinemas had limited capacity.

The movie did relatively well in global cinemas but with mixed reviews it was not the film Warner Bros. had hoped, but a top five of the year is not bad with a gross of $362.6.

Japan led the way on the global stage this weekend as the animated movie Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train topped the global box office with a record breaking Japanese debut.

China also did well again this weekend as its box office continued to do well in what can be seen as a post COVID-19 re-opening.

Here is the global box office Quickview

  • Number 1 - Demon Slayer: The Movie Mugen Train (1 week)
  • Highest debut - Demon Slayer: The Movie Mugen Train (@1)
  • Longest run - Greenland (11 weeks)
  • Highest total gross - My People, My Homeland ($360,270,102)

Here is a breakdown of the global top 5 16th - 18th October 2020

Demon Slayer: The Movie Mugen Train

Breaking the record for the biggest ever opening for a film in Japan the animated movie took nearly $44 Million on its debut.

A great opening for the Haruo Sotozaki directed movie and a great sign that cinema is open again, in Japan at least.

My People, My Homeland

With Chinese cinema doing well over the last couple of weekends its current number 1 movie falls to number 2 on the global box office with $19.1 Million.

After 3 weeks the movie has now taken $360.2 Million globally.

Honest Thief

Getting a release in the US and topping the chart there has given the Liam Neeson movie a massive boost and the film jumps from 18 to number 3 with $4.7 Million globally, up 91% from last weekend.

The film has taken $6.3 Million in total after 2 weeks of release.


The Christopher Nolan movie has had a troubled time at the cinema but despite that its at number 4 this weekend with $4,4 Million.

The film has a global take of $334 Million after 8 weeks of release.

The War With Grandpa

The Tim Hill directed comedy falls to number 5 this week with $2.6 Million over the weekend pushing its total gross to $11.1 Million after 5 weeks of release.

The two big Chinese hits My People, My Homeland and Legend Of Deification are still the biggest films across the globe this weekend but The Wars With Grandpa and Greenland make good ground as they open in more countries.

Here is the global box office top 15 Quickview.

  • Number 1 - My People, My Homeland (2 weeks)
  • Highest debut - NONE
  • Longest run - Trolls World Tour (24 weeks)
  • Highest total gross - Tenet ($323,500,000)

This weeks global top 5 breakdown 9th - 11th October 2020.

My People, My Homeland

This Chinese smash sequel from directors Hao Ning and Sicheng Chen stays at the top for a second weekend with $41.1 Million, 73% down from last weekend.

This gives the movie a total gross globally of $312.1 Million.

Legend Of Deification

Remaining at number 2 for a second weekend is the animated tale from directors Teng Cheng and Li Wei which takes $11.3 Million, a 93% drop from last weekend.

The movie has now taken $163.2 Million globally, but its only been released in China so far!


Loosing momentum but still at number 3, Christopher Nolans movie takes $9.8 Million over the weekend, a 31% drop, for a total of $323.5 Million.

The War With Grandpa

The War With Grandpa

The Robert De Niro starring movie gets a US release this week and goes back up to number 4 with $9.8 Million, 86% up from last weekend, giving it a total global gross of $5.4 Million.


The latest Gerard Butler movie is getting a direct to VOD release in many parts of the world but where it is out its doing well and goes up to number 5 this weekend with $2.8 Million, up 83%.

The movie has taken $29 Million globally after 10 weeks of release.

The Chinese box office is far outpacing any other country at the moment and can be seen as a model of how to re-open your box office as two movies gross over $150 Million each.

Sequel movie My People, My Homeland and animated feature Legend Of Deification were so far ahead in the weekend takings not nothing else had a look in and the third place movie, Tenet, took a fraction over the same period.

Here is a quick look breakdown of the weeks top 15.

  • Number 1 - My People, My Homeland (1 weeks)
  • Highest debut - My People, My Homeland (@1)
  • Longest run - Onward (30 weeks)
  • Highest total gross - Tenet ($307,100,000)

Here is a breakdown of the top 5 movies globally at the box office 2nd - 4th October 2020.

My People, My Homeland

The follow up to My People, My Country land on the Chinese box office at number 1 and hence lands on the global box office at the top with a weekend gross of $157.5 Million on its debut.

The movie directed by a whole host of directors and if it does as well at the previous movie could take near to $500 Million.

Legend Of Deification

Jiang Ziya: Legend Of Deification

Called Jiang Ziya this animated fantasy tale hit the number 2 spot in China on its release being narrowly beaten by My People, My Country, but still the Teng Cheng and Li Wei directed movie took $151.7 Million to debut second globally.


Falling to number 3 this weekend as the Christopher Nolan movie starts to slow down across the globe, this weekend it took $14.2 Million.

This pushes the movies total gross after 6 weeks to $307.1 Million.

The New Mutants

Disneys mutant movie goes back into the top 5 this weekend taking $1.95 Million at number 4.

This pushes the movies total global gross to $42.1 Million after 7 weeks of release.

Hocus Pocus

The Halloween favourite gets a re-release in America, where it debuted at number 2, and makes its global debut at number 5 with $1.95 Million, 27 years after the movie first debuted.