Chinese comedy film "Adoring" led the Chinese mainland box office Thursday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Friday.
The film raked in over 31.9 million yuan (about 4.58 million U.S. dollars) on its third day of screening, accounting for more than 40 percent of the daily total.
The storyline of the film "Adoring" revolves around six warm stories about pets and their owners during different ages, with their journeys to find and appreciate love.
It was followed by "Ip Man 4," the latest installment in the Chinese martial arts film franchise "Ip Man" based on the life of a legendary Wing Chun master.
The film grossed about 17.75 million yuan on its 14th day of screening, with its total box office reaching 844 million yuan.
"Sheep Without a Shepherd" ranked third with ticket sales of more than 12.32 million yuan.